Hello! if you have invested heavily in the entertainment industry especially in the genre of music you will be anticipating to know the likely top richest musicians in Nigeria, becoming successful in Nigeria as a musician- one needs to get the talent, the hard work and a unique way of doing things.
The list below gives the top five richest musicians in Nigeria and their net worth.
5. 2baba- 5 Billion Naira
He is also known as 2face having a net worth of 5 billion Naira.Innocent idibia , who is popularly known by his stage name 2face or 2baba has secured the place as the 5th richest and most successful musician in Nigeria .He was born on September 18th 1987 in Jos. He usually goes with the stage name 2face idibia until July 2014 when he resurfaced with another name known as 2baba. currently, he is the best afro-pop musician in Africa and ever since 2004 when his album “face to face” saw the light of day he has released 6 more album.
Tuface net worth is estimated to be 5 billion Naira.He married to a successful model-actress Annie Macaulay Idibia these two got married in 2012, 2face idibia announced on Twitter following was a traditional and white wedding where most popular celebrities were invited.
4 D’banj 6.5 billion
oladipo daniel banjo popularly known as Dbanj is known for his outstanding music and television work. He was born on June 9th 1980 in Zaria Kaduna state. He has a lot of African and European award for his afro-pop and r&b compositions in 2016 .
Nevertheless he still remains popular, he has four studio albums and has released recently a number of singles.D’banj is married to lina didi Kilgrow and unfortunately, their son little Daniel passed away just few months ago at the tragic drowning incident.
3. Don jazzy-7 Billion Naira
Don Jazzy is a popular Nigerian producer and singer which rules in the musical world because of his musical talent, ability to interact with people and his persistence.His real name is Michael Collins and he was born on November 26th 1982 in Umuahia Abia state.
He is the founder of Mohit record which he founded together with some high profile musicians.
Although Dbanj was in Mohit records,don jazzy and D’banj pathways in 2012 due to creative differences after the departure don jazzy founded a new record label called the Marvin record he eventually managed to sign some top Nigerian music stars on his label which includes Tiwa savage Rekado Banks,Dr sid and many other prominent music stars.
The stars had profitable endorsement deals with companies such as Mtn, loyal milk.Don jazzy’s net worth is about 7 Billion naira.
Although jazzy is not yet married and he is considered one of the most popular Nigeria bachelors.I am positive the Nigerian producer will soon find the love of his life.
2 Wizkid-8 Billion Naira
This talented young boy is a multi-Billionaire, wizkid fondly an has the stage name was a simple boy full of singing and his passion for music recording he was born in Surulere Lagos state on July 16th 1990 . The music group called “glorious 5” was formed by him and his friends in church. Wizkid also known as starboy gain popularity with the release of “Holla at your boy” a song from his album superstar in 2010. Afterward, he released three major successful album
1.Davido-9 Billion Naira
Davido happens to be the richest musician in Nigeria at the moment. Davido is a super popular Nigerian singer and entertainer.His real name is David Adeleke.His songs gather a huge amount of youtube views and endorsement deals from companies.Davido was born November 21st 1992 in Atlanta, although his family are Nigerians- at a very young age he has focused on music after the release of his debut album “Omo Baba Olowo” and featuring some hit singles Davido gain prominence in Nigeria and africa at large davido has two beautiful daughters