Richest Artist In Nigeria has an endless reserve of talented musicians as we have actually seen their dazzling tunes and viral videos, and this has placed them among the top richest musicians in Africa and the world.
Success in their professions has actually likewise brought a lot of monetary reward for them through their music career, shows, record deals, endorsement deals, and individual investments.
We have put together a list of those we believe are the top 10 richest artists in Nigeria, and even if seems they have so much, upcoming dreamers out there should note that their success didn’t come cheap, they worked for it through pure hard work, blood, sweat, and sleepless nights.
Below are the top 10 richest Nigerian artists in 2021.
10. Burna Boy: 7.2 Billion ($ 18.1 Million)
Burna boy is among the highest-paid artists in Nigeria. His music career kicked off when he signed a music deal with Aristokart Records
Burna Boy has taken home 4 awards at the Soundcity MVP Awards Celebration, consisting of the African Artiste of the Year Award, Finest Male MVP, and Listener’s Choice Award.
He was also nominated for the prestigious Grammy Awards at the 62nd Yearly Grammy and this does not come by opportunity however by thorough hard work.
At the 2021 Grammy Awards, his album Twice as Tall won Best Global Music Album Award. This is his first Grammy Award since being nominated in 2015.
With a net worth of around N7.2 Billion Naira ($18.1 Million dollars), Burna Boy stands among the top 10 wealthiest artists in Nigeria.
Burna Boy Automobile Collection:
Mercedes-Benz G Wagon.
2013 Ferrari 458 Italia.
Rolls Royce Down Convertible.
9. Flavor: 10 Billion ($25 Million).
Real name Chinedu Okoli. Aside from being an artist, Flavor is a Songwriter and multi-instrumentalist efficient in playing the drums, guitar, and Piano.
Flavor is one of the most talented musicians in Nigeria. A professional in Igbo gospel, Igbo highlife, and hip hop category of music. His 2nd album entitled ‘Uplifted’ placed him among one of the top talented artists in Nigeria, as it was a masterpiece, and has a total of 4 albums so far.
He has launched an overall of 34 singles so far and more is anticipated to keep coming proof of his undoubted skill.
He is worth around N10 Billion Naira ($25 Million dollars), placing the 9th in our list of the richest artist in Nigeria in 2021.
Flavour Cars And Truck Collection:
Lexus LX 570.
BMW X6 (18 Million).
Land Rover (25 Million).
Black Mercedes Benz G-Wagon (40 Million).
8. Asa: 11.52 Billion ($ 28.8 Million).
Bukola Elemide widely known as Asa is a Nigerian/French artist whose first Single “Eye Adaba” paved way for her fame.
She quickly produced her spectacular album entitled ‘Asa” which opened much more doors as she ended up being the winner of the French Constantin Award in 2008.
Asa has also won great deals of awards that include the 2015 Headies nominee for best “R&B/ Pop album, best alternative song, best vocal performance (Female), and best recording of the year.
Asa’s net worth is approximated to be approximately N11.52 Billion Naira ($28.8 Million dollars), making her among the leading 10 wealthiest artists in Nigeria.
7. D’banj: 12 Billion ($ 30.1 Million)
Dbanj is no doubt among the wealthiest artists across the country. The majority of his hit songs came when he became part of the MO HIT record label.
He has also won some awards including the MTV Africa Music Award for Artist of the Year, The MTV Europe Music Award for Best African Act, and more.
Dbanj is understood by numerous names, Bangalee, The Kokomaster, Eja Nla, Mr. Endowed, and a lot more, and is thought about among the most popular and prominent recording artists of perpetuity.
With a net worth of N12 Billion Naira ($30 Million Dollars), making him the 7th wealthiest artist in Nigeria.
Dbanj Cars And Truck Collection:
Ferrari F430 (68 Million).
2 Aston Martin Vantage (50 Million each).
Bentley (108 Million).
Rolls-Royce Phantom (164 Million).
Variety Rover SUV.
Mercedes Benz AMG GT (53 Million).
Harley Davidson Bike (2.3 Million).
6. 2Face Idibia: 14.8 Billion ($ 37 Million)
This is another music legend in the Nigerian entertainment industry, whose career has been defined with quality and consistency.
2face started as part of the Plantashun Boiz member, before leaving the group to go solo. His very hit single “African Queen” place him in the global spotlight.
2face has won numerous awards, including the best international collaboration- Rainbow feat T-pain being among them.
Today, he is worth N14.8 Billion Naira ($37 Million dollars).
2Face Automobile collection:
Utilized Toyota Land Cruiser Prado (38 Million).
Chevrolet Corvette Coupe (45 Million).
Ferrari Coupe (N60 Million).
5. Wizkid: 25 Billion ($ 63.3 Million).
Wizkid is the very first Nigerian artist to sell out at the distinguished O2 Arena in the UK, consequently setting the speed for other Nigerian artists.
He has actually broken many records because he began at an extremely young age with his launching single, “Holla at your boy”, and is among the very first artists to include star American artists in his tunes consisting of Chris Brown, Beyonce, and Drake.
This is one worldwide superstar artist that we can not omit from the list of richest Nigerian musicians.
Today, With big payday per show, massive endorsement deals, and more, Wizkid’s net worth is approximated to be N25 Billion Naira ($63.3 Million dollars), a worth that validates his output to the music world and placing him firmly among the top richest artists in Nigeria.
Lamborghini Urus (80 Million).
Porsche Panamera (60 Million).
Mercedes Benz G63 AMG (58 Million).
BMW X6 Crossover (9 Million).
4. Don Jazzy: 26.1 Billion ($ 65.3 Million)
Don Jazzy is not just an active musician but also a music producer in Nigeria and was a co-founder of the renowned MO Hits record and presently owns Mavins Record, which is among the leading top 10 record labels in Nigeria.
Don jazzy is a well-pronounced business magnate with an excellent understanding of the Nigerian music market.
His record label has actually produced effective artists such as Dbanj, Tiwa Savage, Wande Coal, Johnny Drille, Rekardo Banks, Korede Bello, and so on, while still managing numerous other companies.
Don Jazzy’s net worth is approximated to be $N26.1 Billion Naira (65.3 Million dollars), making him the fourth wealthiest artist on this list.
Don Jazzy Automobile Collection:
Bentley Continental (25 Million).
Utilized Mercedes Benz E350 (20 Million).
Cadillac Escalade (27.5 Million).
Porsche 911 Carrera (42 Million).
2. Rude Boy: 26.4 Billion ($ 66.1 Million)
Paul Okoye also known as Rude Boy, together with his twin sibling, is commonly referred to as P-Square.
He is a gifted twin of Peter Okoye, and they both took the world by storm and set stages on fire with their extraordinary performances. Sadly, they parted ways due to numerous disputes between them and also involving their eldest brother.
Paul, much like peter began music together and has actually won a number of awards. His music lyrics are constantly on point and his voice is simply distinct.
Given that he’s doing music on his own, Paul’s net worth is approximated to be N26.4 Billion Naira ($66.1 Million dollars).
Rude Young Boy Vehicle Collection:
Lamborghini Gallardo (75– 118 Million).
Land Rover Variety Rover (50 Million– 82 Million).
Rolls Royce Ghost (191 Million– 247 Million).
2. Mr. P: 26.6 Billion ($ 66.6 Million)
Not simply among the most popular Nigerian artists, Peter with his twin Paul Okoye has actually taken his music worldwide and has worked with the likes of Rick Ross, Akon, Dave Scott, and so on
No doubt, he’s a dance enthusiast and he’s very proficient at it. Given us much of those Michael Jackson vibes.
Mr. P has actually collected a remarkable net worth of N26.6 Billion Naira ($66.6 Million dollars), making him the second richest artist in Nigeria.
In among Mr. P. estimates, he stated; “There are pains and gains of fame but for now, the gains are more than the pains.”.
Mr. P Automobile Collection:
Jeep Wrangler (13 Million).
Bentley Mulsanne (125 Million).
2 Variety Rovers (50 Million– 82 Million).
Dodge Opposition (11 Million– 22 Million).
BMW X6 (25 Million).
Porsche 718 Cayman (22 Million).
Mercedes AMG GL63 (45 Million).
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1. Davido: 28 Billion ($ 70 Million)
The Richest Artist In Nigeria Forbes -Davido.
Davido has actually turned into one of the best and consistent music artists in Nigeria, Africa, and the world as a whole on account of a top-charting blockbuster in his super-promising music career.
He sure would not mind being listed among Forbes list of top 20 wealthiest individuals worldwide, however, he’d need to do more than music, isn’t it?
Davido has 4 albums with over 32 singles to his name and numerous awards both on the worldwide and domestic levels. He is among the most popular music artists in Nigeria, Africa, and the world in general.
He has actually recruited a number of very talented artists Peruzzi, Mayorkun, Dremo, and others.
And today, his song ‘Fall’ has been accredited gold currently after getting 40,000+ and 80,0000+ copies in Canada and the U.S.A. respectively, and the very first solo afrobeat tune to be certified in Africa.
On Thursday, May 6, 2021, Davido showered his 5-year-old child with an expensive Range Rover SUV and recently got himself a RR, 2020 Model.
Today, Davido has actually acquired a massive net N28 Billion Naira worth ($70 Million dollars), making him the richest artist in Nigeria 2021, 2021, and who knows maybe the richest artist in Africa.
Davido Vehicle Collection:
Rolls Royce Cullinan 2019 (350 Million).
Bentley Bentayga (108 Million).
Bentley Continental GT (95 Million).
Porsche Panamera Turbo S (23 Million).
Variety Rover Sports (87 Million).
Variety Rover SV Autobiography (98 Million).
Chevrolet Camaro GS (9.4 Million).
Audi R8 (24 Million).
Audi Q7 (12 Million).
Mercedes-AMG GLS63 (45 Million).
Mercedes G-Wagon (21 Million).
Land Cruiser Toyota (30 Million).