FIRST 10 RICHEST MUSICIANS IN NIGERIA 2016 – Latest list

RICHEST  MUSICIANS IN NIGERIA  ,The current list of the RICHEST  MUSICIANS in NIGERIAN 2016 has just been published online and is listed below. starting from the richest to no 10.P-SQUARE made the no 1 on the list.


RICHEST MUSICIANS IN NIGERIA

 RICHEST MUSICIANS IN NIGERIA
1] P-SQUARE

Psquare is quite a famous name in the Nigeria music industry they’ve been rated in many lists as the richest artists in Nigeria in recent years, the duo has been one of the most consistent artists  in Nigeria ever so they are well known and loved by many.. Psqaure has been making money since the launch of their career in 2002, according to last confirmations by media houses Psquare charges as much as 7-8million per show,  psquare has bagged numerous endorsements by different brands in recent years endorsement deals said to be worth a lot millions from each brands that endorse. They also a lot of huge properties all across the globe

mostly in Nigeria, Psquare often go many international tours which pulls a lot crowd, psquare is also band with many albums to their names in which all has huge sales in market including ITunes. Psquare is still considered to be the  richest in Nigeria.

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2] D’BANJ

D’banj is quite a big name in Nigeria,Africa and in the world music industry right now. D’banj has been in the industry since 2004 and has been making great hits since then, he is among Africa’s biggest musicians of all time following his records and achievements.

D’banj was the first artist in Nigeria to be endorsed by a telecom company, and ever since he’s been getting a lot of endorsement deals from big brands worth hundreds of millions every year which
includes a recent one which he just signed with Apple for the Beats By Dre headphones. The singer is often called for many shows and he said to be charging as much as 6-7million naira per show.

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D’banj has many hit albums to his name and so are hit singles.
Not to mention the superstar musician is a well known business man who invests in a lot of things.

He has company which call Koko Holdings which covers a lot of brands in the Nigeria business industry presently.

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3] DON JAZZY

Don jazzy is a veteran professional music producer who sings too, presently he’s been believed by many to be a musician as he is also known to be a great song writer. He has written and produced many hit songs in the Nigeria music industry.

Don Jazzy was a co-owner of one of Nigeria’s greatest record label of all time, which added to his source income and also. Don jazzy is the present C.E.O of Mavin Records which can be said to be the Nigeria’s biggest record label of the moment.

Don Jazzy is also a performers which means he gets invited for shows in big events, and as a producer he charges as much as 500 thousand naira to produce a song. Mnay beleives Jazzy’s major source of income in recent years is the multilple endorsemnt deals he’s been getting which are worth a lot of millions.
He has very lucrative endorsement deals including one with Loya Milk where he got nothing less thanN50 million. His N25 million deal with MTN has been renewed upwardly. Not much is known whether his endorsement with Samsung Africa has been renewed. So, his endorsement deal is in the region of N100 million just withing.
He is rated no. 3 on this list.

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4] 2FACE

2face is one of the oldest in the music industry today, he is loved by a lot of fans as his style of music is much appreciated by many Nigerians.2face is certainly one of Nigeria’s most popular hip hop artiste. He became famous after the release of his monster song ”African Queen”. His debut album Face 2 face (2004) established

Mr.Idibia as a viable solo artist. He is speculated to be worth over 550 million naira and has had endorsement deals with brands like Guinness, which earned him N20m and Airtel, which earned him N22m this year.

2face charges between N5m and N6m per show and has established an NGO called 2Face Idibia Reach-Out Foundation. The motto of the Foundation is service to humanity. 2face is an easy-going guy whose down-to-earth nature has won in millions of fans. He was also said to have earned N30m from the producers of Phat Girls movie.
2face has investments in real estate and stocks, where he is said to be earning a lot.

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5] BANKY W

Banky is a prolific Nigerian singer song-writer and King of R & B in Nigeria. He was one of the first Nigerian artiste to believe in Wizkid’s ability and potential. He is also called Mr Capable.

Most of his earnings comes from endorsements and from gigs. As the CEO of EME records he charges between N2.5m and N3m per show and performs three to four times in a week according to recentreports. He is a brand ambassador of Estisalat, one of Nigeria’s telecommunications giants, and an ambassador for Samsung Mobile for the West African Region. All his the brands who endorsed him have been renewing his contract since he’s been with them.
He recently signed another multi million naira deal with Ciroc alongside D’banj in 2015

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6] WIZKID

Wizkid is a Nigerian recording artist, songwriter, and performer who fame is well deserved he’sbeen earning from the industry since 2010. He now floats his own label called Star boy Records. He charges 5 million Naira per show.

Wizkid Endorsemnts In Recent Times Says:
With his N45 million MTN deal almost doubled by rival telecom giant, Globacom, Wizkid is a man that knows his onions. According to a source, Globacom doubled the amount MTN paid Wizkid last year to land him on their side.

Wizkid reportedly got N120 million from Glo on a two-year deal which means he will be paid N60 million every year. His 25th birthday last June was marked with a renewal of his contract with Soda giants ‘Pepsi.

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7] DAVIDO

Many people know singer Davido as the spoilt Nigerian Billionaire son, well he’s earned a lot frommusic and many believes Davido was quite rich himself before venturing into music, well, that we don’t know but the singer is one of the highest earning artists in Nigeria. His songs sell well on

Itunes and so does his shows, Davido often go on international tours,concerts and he always get a lot of turn ups, Davido is said to have a N30 million MTN Pulse deal. The Gobe and Aye crooner has deals with MTN Pulse and Guinness Nigeria. While the Guinness deal’s amount is not known, his MTN contract is reported to have made the Omo Baba Olowo N30 million plus richer.

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8] IYANYA

Iyanya is a Nigerian pop star with a high number of sell outs. The singer makes his money mostly from Endorsements and local shows. He is often invited to many big events.
Iyanya is said to have a N60 million MTN deal. Since he dropped Kukere, the Ibibio hiphop singer

who won the maiden MTN Project Fame Contest in 2008, has made a lot of money from his jaw-dropping endorsement deals with top brands. His endorsement deal with MTN is worth N60 million and also has a $350,000 endorsement deal with Zinox Computers and a N35 million deal with a phone manufacturingcompany, Solo Mobile, where he also received a 2014 Prado SUV.

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9] TIWA SAVAGE

Tiwa savage is often known to be the queen of the Nigeria music industry as she is the most famous of all the female musicians and she is making a lot from music. She has a MTN deal said to be worthN30 million and must have gotten it reviewed upwards.

Apart from her very successful music career, the first lady of Mavin Records also has a number of juicy endorsement deals worth several millions of naira. Her MTN deal is reportedly worth N30million. Other endorsement deals include contracts with Pepsi, Forte Oil and Maggi which has made Tiwa the richest female singer in Nigeria.

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10]OLAMIDE

Olamide is a popular Nigerian rapper and arguably the most popular rapper of the moment. He is definitely among the most Consistent artists of all time.
He said to highly paid since Etislat signed him in 2013 they’ve been renewing his contract  withthem.

His source of income is definitely not from endorsements, He makes a lot of money from many showsand song sales on ITunes as his songs are always topping Itunes buying chart most times.The  rapper is a label owner who makes money off his label artists.

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