Top 20 Richest Musicians in Nigeria (2018, Forbes)

If you Google the current top 20 richest musicians in Nigeria for 2018 and their net worth, you would be presented with a host of results which might confuse you. But within those results, there are some recurring names you would find in the lists.

These richest Nigerian musicians have overtime built a strong fan base which has given them that much needed publicity not just in Nigeria but globally and they are highly respected in the Nigerian music industry. Their popularity has seen them win series of awards and sign endorsement  deals on daily basis.

Although, these richest musicians in Nigeria currently have other investments apart from their musical career, the fact still remains that these top rich artistes in Nigeria are veterans in the entertainment industry. So, if you are looking for Nigeria’s top richest/wealthiest artistes, below are their names and net worth.

Top 20 Richest Musicians in Nigeria 2018

The 20 current richest artistes in Nigeria and their net worth includes:

20. Patoranking- Net worth N400 million.

19. Yemi Alade- Net worth N560 million.

18. Chidinma Ekile- Net worth N580 million.

17. Duncan Mighty- Net worth N700 million.

16. Ice Prince- Net worth N820 million.

15. Phyno- Net worth N870 million.

14. Olamide- Net worth N900 million.

13. Tiwa Savage current Net worth is N980 million.

12. KCee- Net worth N985 million.

11. Jude “M.I” Abaga- Net worth N995 million.

10. Timaya-  Net worth N1.1 billion.

9. Iyanya- Net worth N1.8 billion.

8. Banky W- Net worth N2.3 billion.

7. Flavour- Net worth N2.5 billion.

6. Wizkid- Net worth N2.8 billion

5. Davido- Net worth N2.9 billion.

4. Innocent “2Face” Idibia- Net worth N4.5 billion.

3. D’Banj- Net worth N5 billion.

2. Don Jazzy- Net worth is $30 milllion currently.

1. P-Square- Net worth N15 billion.

From the above list of top Nigerian richest musicians this 2017/18, you can see that Peter and Paul Okoye came out top. You should also know that Peter and Paul Okoye are also the richest twin musicians in Nigeria and Africa.

Update: Forbes released a list of richest musicians in Africa 2017 with Don Jazzy, Davido and  Wizkid named as the only Nigerians on the list. This automatically makes Don Jazzy the richest musician in Nigeria with a net worth of $30 million.

Updated: January 11, 2018 — 6:46 am

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  1. Na lie ..most ur claim .they did not worth that.. .

    1. They do, but the figures is not constant

  2. Na lie olamide pass dat level 14

  3. I need a good wife that wil make happy all the time in my life and i wil take care of in life.08136038918.if are u can call me any time on my hotline.and u can see my worth on net thks

  4. Obinna James(swanky)

    C Phyno Of Yestade O,baba Igbo Kip It Up,i Got Ur Bk,lov U Al

  5. Wch kind lie bi dat

  6. Wch kind lie bi dat,how flavour,wizkid,nd davido, tak get mony pas banky w,if de person wer upload dat tyn no dy current 4 music,mak he stop am o,he won insult bankyw

    1. Oga who banky be….? don’t play with those boys before him ooo

      1. Baba Phyno you too much keep it up, but my anger with you guys is you never help upcoming igbos artist in society unlike as Olimade badoo do help yoruba artist.

        1. U are right

  7. Flavour is the best. I SMARTH-B will soon be among them. (Watch and see)

  8. Person wey sing 30 billion for the acount no get up to 3 billion net worth value vai… davido.

  9. For Me TEKNO

  10. Simon Chiamaka Peace

    Hard work leads to success… kudos to you guys for a job well done

    QUIZ NO 100

  11. rappers who are polarized likeclassiq and his hausa hiphop style will not make it into the richest list anytime soon

  12. p square are the best 4 nw

  13. I don’t think that whoever typed this knows what “Billion” is.

    Wizkid is worth 2.8 billion naira and he’s still renting houses n even landlord throw his property commot like last year.

  14. Mr OLorunlugo Ajani

    this can never happen in Nigeria, How can Psquare worth $15 Billion chia there is God oooooooooooooooooooooooooo

    1. B4 u no knw man

  15. I think Ogbonna Franklin is the best for now. Or, am i dreaming?

  16. hw will jasse jags name not among the best nigerian rappers..which kind lie be dat..wetin falz they rap

  17. This is totally a BIG lie…
    Ain’t believing any of this

  18. OBO gt money shall

  19. Big men thanks Nigeria musicians are doing well

  20. is a lie,tiwasage cannot riche than olamide.

  21. wow that’s good

  22. emmmm so rich

  23. I gv it to u my guys psquare

  24. Sir P of all people is the richest as long as 2017/2018 is concern.

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