Richest Nigerian Musicians, Artists, Entertainers In 2012, 2013 & Beyond

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Oct 20, 2012 – Richest Nigerian Musicians, Artists, Entertainers In 2012, 2013 & Beyond

If you are looking to get the most accurate report on the Richest Nigerian Musicians and artists in 2012 and probably a forecast for 2013, you are in the right place.

Welcome to’s fact corner. In this section, we’ll provide you with the most accurate information on the notable Nigerians and entertainers.

In our previous article on the Richest Nigerian Musicians in 2012, P-Square got the vote.

Read the latest report compiled by entertainment reporter, Victoria Ade below.

Richest Nigerian Musicians

There seems to be conflicting reports on the richest Nigerian artists in tabloids and entertainment blogs, while some report that TuFace (2face) Idibia remains the highest paid and richest entertainer around, some believed that the multi-talented group- P square cannot be rivaled, there are a group of blogs that believed that the rave of the moment- Dapo Daniel Adebanjo aka D’banj earns more than the rest. Regardless of how you want to look at it, these three Nigerian artists’ names appear to be the richest in the industry.

Richest Nigerian Artists / Entertainers

According to recent researches, the six richest Nigerian artists in right now are;

  • P Square
  • Dbanj
  • TuFace (2face) Idibia
  • Wizkid
  • Don Jazzy
  • Davido

P Square music duo who have stars all over the world are comfortably sitting at position number one according to a latest report.

The twin makes over $100,000 minimum to perform in foreign shows are the richest Nigerian musicians of this age.

D’banj who is sitting on number two spot is another popular Nigerian Musician who have cut across national barriers.

Followed by D’banj is African Queen Crooner, Tuface Idibia.

WizKid is one of the fastest rising Nigerian musicians around, at 23 this versatile act is believed to possess the qualities to take over the music scene especially with his recent collaboration that has earned him great collaborations with top world entertainers such as Akon, Young Jeezy, and Kardinal Official. Wiz Kid is believed to have signed an undisclosed multi-million dollar deal with Akon’s Convict music label and the deal has set the young artist as the 4th richest artist in Nigeria at the moment.

Don Jazzy comfortably sits at number 4, he was formerly the CEO of Mo’ Hits records which he co-owned with D’Banj for over a decade before they broke up in 2011. Don Jazzy has since moved on with a new record label-Marvin which is believed to be worth several millions of dollars.

David Adeleke aka Davido, the son of a millionaire has been making a lot of waves lately. He recently acquired a 140 Million Naira in Nigeria few months after acquiring two brand new multi-million Naira jeeps.

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212 thoughts on “Richest Nigerian Musicians, Artists, Entertainers In 2012, 2013 & Beyond

  1. Na lie,wizkid no fit,dou saa na gogle dey post dat kind somtn.But saaoo i go stil b d best wey pipu go dey talk about and God shal mak me d head pipu. guy e no easy hosu nd get moni so dat dey wil tak about u Nd i dey also sing wel oo bt i nid help,if u can help me call 08063027560 nd god shal surly help u.THANK’S

  2. i also luv dis musicians.but wizkid nd davido ar new musician bt dey hav bcm rich. sumtin is behind it ooo

    • That’s a very good result,but i know some people will say Davido is more richer than Wizkid. I want to put it up to all of that believe that because in music they don’t rate by were you are from( Family Bag round) but what you have archived from music and were music has taken you to..

      I’m not trying to be on One side but all am saying is the fact. People who really knows music can tell that wizkid is just went to be there and you all know it the fact….

  3. infact u guys shuld stp sayin al dis trashes.bcus am gonna be a star no bad mouth 4 me ooo .abeg al the stars i tank una keep it up.via***AB.moonboy08165……..66

  4. d list is owhk,bt d money der makin is it 4rm d songs dei produce? Doz dis record goes on d money dei make in singing or is der any other way? 4 example don jazzy he’s nt dat gud in producin songs.i wish my name shod b on list,bt my God wil surely put der amen.

  5. cograt 2 all legends of our tym more grace 2 ur helbowl i wish u all best of luck,my prayer is dat 2 we upcoming artiest is dat god will provides us all a special place in miuxzick industry. to wizkid kipp it up i enjoy u best now.

  6. D list hv 2 b re-arenge bcuz by d way tinx r right now 2face has 2 b d 1st, he worth it. 4 all of u dat r talkin abt davido’s parents bein alive is nt a bad tin 4 u 2 wek up in d mawnin & say dad gudmawnin or mk money wn ur parents r stil alive or do u guyz want him 2 kill his parents like d oda dat did u guyz gv dm d 1st richest…..d list should b 2face 1st….d’banj 2nd….davido 3rd….banky w 4th….don jazzy 5th

  7. i tink i dnt blieve in dare moni,let dem com out wit dare cash less change d industry,da all run to lagos,wat happens to other states?cant da com to port harcourt nd pick up upcomin artist nd make dem stars?da run to lagos alone,too bad of dem,even 2facce nd d banj,psquare let dem pick up boys nd groom

  8. Pls 2face is Nigerian no 1.follwd by psquare den dbanj 4wizzy yes is gud,donjazzy 5T adeleke 6.pls Am a footballer,any help or connection u can render 2 me pls call:08135170348.tank u as u do help me. god is watching.

  9. Pls 2face is no 1.2nd psqu 3rd d’banj 4t wizzy 5t donjazzy 6t adeleke.i fell u 2face god bless u a footballer any connection or hlp pls call 08135170348.tank u as u do so god pays back.

  10. the results ar firstly ok…and been achieved on hw they have all arose….it has been psuare all time, and have been doing it all yr and they ar stl fit….

  11. P-SQUARE TRY,them dey number 1 who eyi dey pain should JUMP IN2 D LAGOON like my single comin out.Any body wey mock my chealsea blues fans P-SQUARE never JUDGE himself finish,please free my P-BOYS alone.I like my guy D,BANJ as number 2 MAN him try he is real 2,FACE THIGHT 4 number 3 MAN,U get voice.An THANKS NAIJAGISTS nice arrangement nice JOB

  12. well from the look of view i tink 2face is the richest cos he have done som setting tins dat imprest me

  13. Psquare has always bin d bst n dey deserve it not all of u saying davido is depending on his father’s money,i just op u no wat u r saying….dis is abt money n not ur favourite…Psquare are always constant,der videos on point n always repping nijja….u guys deserve it n all dis pple shud stop d beefing n learn frm dem….chai

  14. All i want is wizkid cus he as done many records with super stars such as akon chris brown and soo on

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