20 Richest Nigerian musicians in 2018 – Davido & Wizkid drop drastically as Mr. P tops list (With Pics)
5. Wizkid | Net Worth: $25 Million Dollars
Wizkid is a Nigerian singer gone worldwide. He’s landed several hit songs and won many awards gone countless. Wizkid is probably your favourite Nigerian musician I guess.
He’s pretty handsome, stylish and now smokes pretty much. He’s a Sony Music signee, and the boss and founder of top record label, StarBoy Entertainment.
Wizkid earns over N3 million naira to perform at shows in Nigeria. He earns thousands of dollars for shows hosted the U.S too. It’s not too surprising how he got to the top as he began his music career as a teenager and has consistently surprised his audience with good music. His endorsement deals run into hundred millions.
They include his N100 million naira Globacom deal, N40 million naira deal with MTN, $350,000 dollar deal with Pepsi, and a deal worth several millions with Guiness Nigeria.
Wizkid is making music with big-time American artistes now, and he’s one of the top 20 richest Nigerian musicians.
4. D’banj | Net Worth: $25 Million Dollars
D’banj is a famous music act in Nigeria, and the CEO at DB Records. He was the cofounder of MoHits Records alongside Don Jazzy.
As both partners went separate ways, MoHits went extinct. D’banj formed DB Records, and Don Jazzy quickly founded Mavin Records. D’banj ever since has featured American artistes in his songs, won multiple awards and also signed endorsement deals.
He’s also an entrepreneur, known as the Koko Master. D’banj has tried his hands on a couple of businesses including tech startups.
He has been in the music industry for a long time and penned a cool endorsement deal worth N100 million naira with Globacom.
D’banj is handsome, tall and is one of the highest earning artistes in Nigeria. He signed a deal with Apple Beats by Dre in 2014 and he has a signed multi album contract with American music imprint, Sony Music.