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Revealed! The Top 20 Richest Musicians In Nigeria 2016 And Their Net Worth – Forbes

Do to this they have been improving and producing young talented Musicians and getting more famous as the day goes by with a lot of update and competition. Merely looking at all the musicians you will not be able to identify the highest paid and the richest among them all and that is while we will be giving you the Top 20 Richest Musicians in Nigeria 2016 according to their Net worth and Forbes.

Nigeria music have be Making wave over the years do to the hard work and the dedication of their Musicians in the world of Music. All around the world now Nigerian Musicians are one of the world most talked about Musicians and most dance to music.

You may now be wondering why every online article concerning the most richest people round the world always have to make reference to Forbes Magazine. This is so because Forbes magazine is well known for its lists and rankings, including its lists of the richest Americans and the world at large so their list is the most general accepted and here we going to giving you…..

Here is the comprehensive list of Richest Musicians in Nigerian and the most talked about Nigerian Musicians who are successful in the Music industry.


20. Partoranking

Yeah i know you may be surprise to see him because it have not be long he made to the music i don’t but but you don’t have to because his unique style have made way for him. Partoranking is among the list 20 richest musician in Nigeria .
His hit song Girlie o which he featured Tiwa Savage brought him to the lime light properly and it earned him $1.75million.

This girl is something else how she have manage to be so far to day is what everybody is still asking her question about well she is one of the Richest Musician in Nigerian even though she is new in the industry her net worth is $2.1 million

18. Chidinma

Chidinma has one thing going for her – she is extremely likeable. That alone has skyrocketed her take home performance fees and worth to an enviable position. From a mere contestant in the MTN Project Fame to a household name in Nigeria, Chidinma has created wealth that her peers could only dream about, enough to earn her a place on this list of richest musicians in Nigeria.

Her biggest video to date is “Kedike” with 1.2 million YouTube hit, followed by “Oh Baby” featuring Flavour which currently has 600,000 views. And collective views of about 5 million for her songs, Chidinma’s net worth is put at – $2.86 million.


He is one the most successful musician in Niger Delta and in Nigeria he is one of the richest Musician in Nigerian and his net worth is $3.5 million.



Phyno is said to be the fastest rapper in Nigeria that came into lime light with his unique rapping skill He does it like no other, providing new dimension to rap music in Nigeria and Africa in general. Phyno is to the Igbos what Olamide is for Yorubas but he does it in a completely different fashion. Phyno’s net worth is put at – $3.6 million.


When you talk about rap in Nigeria you to talk about ICE PRINCE because he i a when it comes to rapping. He broke into the limelight with “Oleku” featuring Brymo which currently has 3.2 million views on YouTube. Ice Prince Zamani is one of the finest rapper in Nigeria. He is one of the richest Musician in Nigerian 2016 and his net worth is $4.35 million.


One of the best rapper in Nigeria and Africa. Olamide has built name and fortune for himself in the music industry in Nigeria. Right from the day I heard his first song, I knew he was going to be big in the music industry in Africa.

His song with the highest YouTube view is “Eleda Mi” with 1.2 million views. He was able to overtake Patoranking due to the fact he has multiple singles with collective views of more than 5million. He is believed be to be the mastermind behind the rise of Shoki. Olamide’s current net worth is put at – $4.50 million.

13. Tiwa Savage

Welcome the queen of music in Nigeria, the sexy mama, the first lady of Mavins Record! Tiwa Savage is among the very few Nigerian artistes whose average video is grossing over 1 million on YouTube. She currently has about five videos with more than a million views each. Eminado is currently doing 7+ million.

Her net worth is – $4.85 million and may soon crossover to ten in this rating within the next couple of months.

12. KCEE

Kcee is Currently making serious wave in the Nigerian music industry, KCEE, formerly a member of the KCPresh is one of the most fortunate guy in the industry. He picked the right beat at the right time, and the rest has become history.
Kcee is One of Nigerian best Musician and that is why he have been making wave, he is currently one of the Nigerian top 20 richest musician and his net worth is $4.91 million.

11. M.I

M I the African rapper is one of the successful Nigerian musician as long as Music is concerned he is the no 11 in the Nigerian Richest Musician and his net worth is $4.94 million.

10. Timaya

Timaya’s vocal power is unmatched in the industry. He is one the best and probably the most successful music star ever come out of the Niger Delta area. Far more successful than Daniel Wilson and others. He is truly the “Egberi Papa 1 of Bayelsa”.He is one the richest Nigerian Musician and his net worth is $5.5 million.


Banky w is one of the most famous Nigerian Muscleman who is regarded is as WIZKID boss because he was the one that brought wizkid to the lime light well is one of the Nigerian Richest musician and his net worth is $9.0 million.


Wizikid came into the lime light as Nigerian musician with his hit song holla at your boy which earned so many both within and outside the country he is popularly known now as Star boy he is among the Nigerian Richest musician top 8 precisely his Net worth is $11.5 million.

07. Iyanya

From a hungry project fame ex-winner to international famous superstar within the space of three years.
Iyanya’s hit song (“Kukere” complete with it’s one unique dance step) currently has more than 15 million views on YouTube. His net worth is – $12.5 million.


Davido is one of the most celebrated Nigerian Musician and currently the most feature Nigerian musician both in and outside the country he made it to the list of richest musician in Nigerian and not only that made it here he is the top six person his net worth is $14.5 million.

05 Tu Face ( Tu BABA )

Two face is one the Nigerian best musician that have earned himself in Nigerian Music Industry and the world at large in his ever reigning African Queen.Tu face is fifth Richest Nigerian musician and his net worth is $22.5 million.

04. D’Banj

D’Banj started his life in the streets of The United Kingdom to MoHit and one of the biggest superstar Nigeria has ever have. D’Banj has proved that what you need to become successful is in you. You don’t need to look for it elsewhere, it’s within you.

He did the hottest hit that went around the world produced by Don Jazzy, Oliver Twist. It dethroned P-Square’s songs (Chop my Money) temporally in 2013 as the highest viewed Nigerian song on YouTube before Personally from P-Square reclaimed the number one spot. D’Banj net worth is – $25.0 million.


Flavour is the third richest Musician in Nigerian now,well i know that many people many be daunting the authenticity of the because they may be expecting Musician to come before Flavour but Frankly Flavour is the third richest musician in Nigerian.

he is an instrumentalist that can handle any type of Musical instrument and that have taken him far in the music industry Flavour net worth is $28.5 million.

02. Don Jazzy

Don Jazzy the boss of mavins Record is currently the top 2 richest musician in Nigeria his experience as a producer and a singer have done a lot for him.Don Jazzy net worth is – $35.0 million.

01.P- Square

P -Square is one of the best musicians in the Nigerian music Industry and they are the richest Nigerian Musician in 2015. In fact when you talk about music in Nigeria, Africa and the World at large the name of P-Square to be are written on the wall for everybody to see no wonder they have $128.0 million so P-Square made of Peter Okoye and Paul Okoye are currently Richest Musician in  Nigeria.


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