Here are the top 10 richest musicians in Nigeria :
1. Wizkid : Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun , known professionally as wizkid has a net worth of $20 million. He began recording music at the age of 11, he has made his name known in the music industry both locally and internationally, as the Nigerian musician continues to feature or get featured with the best of musicians around the world.
2. Davido : David Adedeji Adeleke, known professionally as Davido has a net worth of $19million, he was born in Atlanta, US and raised in Lagos, he made his music debut as a member of the music group KB International.
3. Don Jazzy : Michael Collins Ajereh, known professionally as Don Jazzy has a net worth of $18.5million. He is the founder of the famous record label Mavins, which was set up in 2012 .
4. Burna Boy : Damini Ebunoluwa Ogulu, known professionally as Burna Boy has a net worth of $17million. He rose to stardom in 2012 after he released "Like to Party ".
5. 2Face : Innocent Ujah Idibia, known professionally as 2Face or 2Baba has a net worth of $16million , he started his music career with the name 2Face Idibia.
6. Olamide : Olamide Adedeji, known professionally as Olamide has a net worth of $12million. In 2011, he released his debut studio album Rapsodi while signed to coded tunes.
7. Phyno : Chibuzor Nelson Azubuike, known professionally as Phyno has a net worth of $11 million. He started his music career as a producer in 2003, he debut studio album " No Guts No Glory " was released in 2014.
8. Timaya : Inetimi Timaya Odon , known professionally as Timaya has a net worth of $10.5 million. He is the founder of DM Records Limited. He began his solo career in 2005 with the release of "Dem Mama" .
9. Psquare : Peter okoye and Paul okoye are a Nigerian duo of identical twin brothers, known professionally as Psquare has a net worth of $10million. In 2011, they signed a record deal with Akons Konvict Muzik label.
10. Flavour : Chinedu Okoli, known professionally as Flavour has a net worth of $9.5million . He began his musical career as a drummer for a local church.
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