In this blog post you will know the richest female musicians in Nigeria and also the current net worth, likewise short story about their music career and biography.
Table of Contents
RICHEST FEMALE MUSICIANS IN NIGERIA
10. Simi $800,000
Simi is a Nigerian singer and songwriter, she began her music career with gospel music.
She is one of the best and the richest female musicians in Nigeria currently, her full name is Simisola Bolatito Ogunleye.
Simi released her debut studio album in 2008 titled Ogaju, since she has been dropped numerous hit for Nigerians
Here are some of Simi’s songs include: Joromi, Ayo, Promise, Smile for me, Soldier featuring Falz the bad guy, Complete me, I Dun Care, Chemistry, Outta my head, Jericho, By you,
Simi is currently married to Adekunle Gold, and she is pregnant now.
Simi makes her wealth from her music sales, endorsement ideas and also show tickets, she is estimated worth to be $800,000.
9. Nneka $1 Million
Nneka is a Nigerian hip hop/soul singer based in Germany currently
Nneka started her musical career in 2004 while performing as an
opening act for dance hall reggae star Sean Paul at Hamburg.
Nneka has toured and traveled to many countries in Europe and Africa.
She is currently one of the most richest female musicians in Africa.
Nneka source of wealth is music sales shows tickets and endorsement ideas.
8. Cynthian Morgan Worth $1.5 Million
Cynthian Morgan is also one the list of the richest female musicians in Nigeria currently, Morgan is a Nigerian songwriter, singer and stage performer.
She began singing professionally in 2007, before she became famous in 2010 when she featured in Jhybo song.
In 2013, she released “Don’t Break My Heart” under Northside Entertainment Inc.
Cynthian Morgan also make his money from music sales, and endorsement, she is estimated worth to be $1.5 Million
7. Waje $1.8 Million
Waje is one of the best female musicians in Nigeria currently, she is also one of the richest.
Waje is a Nigerian songwriter, singer, and stage performer, she became famous after she was featured in P-square hit track “Bizzy Body” in 2007 likewise in a reality show powered by MTV Base South Africa and Zain, these was what boosted her career in music.
Waje make her money from endorsement ideas with numerous companies like GLO, a Telecommunication company in Nigeria.
6. Asa $2 Million
Asa is also one of the richest female musicians in Nigeria, Asa is a Nigerian songwriter, singer and stage performer.
Her full name is Bukola Elemide, she became famous after she drop her first single titled “Eye Adaba”, and also Jailer, in 2009. before she drop her albums.
Bed of stones, Beautiful Imperfection, Asa, The Captivator and others as the year counts.
Asa signed an endorsement deal worth millions of Naira with GTBank after recording an official song for them.
Asa current net worth is estimated to be$2 Million.
5. Seyi Shay worth $2.2 Million
Seyi Shay is a Nigerian songwriter, singer and stage performer. She is also one of the richest female musicians in Nigeria currently.
Seyi Shay returned from United Kingdom to Nigeria in 2011 to start her music career, immediately she drop “Loving your way” and “No le le”. These two songs became the hit songs which boosted her singing career in Nigeria likewise in 2013, she released “Irawo”,”chante” etc.
Seyi have performed in stage shows, even with American pop star, Neyo in the MTV Base Awards in Africa.
She has signed deals with numerous brands in Nigeria some of them are Etisalat, Bacardi Breezer, and the most recent deal with Pepsi.
Her talent has made her one of the richest in the business with an estimated worth of $2.2 Million.
4. Chidinma Ekile $2.8 Million
Chidinma Ekile is a Nigerian songwriter, singer and stage performer, she is also on the list of the richest female musicians in Africa currently.
Chidinma Ekile became famous after she won the third season of the MTN
Project Fame West Africa in 2010. Immediately after that year,
Chidinma Ekile drop her singles “Jankoliko”and “kedike” which won
for her the Kora Awards for the Best Female west African Act.
Chidinma has been a brand ambassador for MTN over the years.
Chidinma Ekile makes her wealth from music sales shows tickets and endorsement deals with different brand in Nigeria such as MTN.
She is currently estimated to be $2.8 Million.
3. Omawumi $3 Million
Omawumi is a Nigerian songwriter singer and stage performer, she began her singing career in 2007 after she was voted as the 1st runner-up for Idol West Africa Competition.
Omawumi first single “In the music” boosted her career and since
released some hit tracks.
Omawumi is a brand ambassador of Globacom, Konga.com, Mortein,and Malta Guiness.
Omawumi is currently one of the richest female musicians in Africa, she is estimated to be $3 Million
She make her money for music sales endorsement and show tickets.
2. Yemi Alade $4.5 Million
Yemi Alade is one of the best and hardworking musicians in Nigeria currently, she became famous after she released her hit single “Johnny”. Her “Johnny” music video is currently the most viewed musical video on YouTube than any other female artiste in Nigeria.
She also drop other amazing dope singles like “kissing”, Take Over, Tangerine.
Yemi Alade is also a brand ambassador of Bacardi Breezer, Bland2Glam,an online Jewelry store,Close up toothpaste. Yemi Alade is also one of the richest female musicians in Africa currently with an estimate worth of $4.5 Million.
1. Tiwa Savage $5 Million
Tiwa Savage is the richest female musicians in Africa, she has been the richest for over five years now.
Tiwa Savage is a Nigerian songwriter, singer and stage performer, she drop her first hit single “kele kele love” made its way up to the Nigeria music charts. Tiwa Savage was formerly signed to Marvin Records Label and had major hit songs like “Love me” “My Darling” “Eminado”, and others.
Tiwa Savage has worked with other artist in Nigeria including, Olamide, Don Jazzy, Korede Bello, Zlanta Ibile, Patoranking and others.
Tiwa Savage is under the Universal Music Record Label
She makes her wealth from music sales, brands endorsement and show tickets.
She has performed in international she is the a brand ambassador to Maggi, Forte Oil, Pepsi and Konga.
Tiwa Savage is the richest female musicians in Africa currently, she has been the richest for over five years now, Some Nigerian asked this question.
Who was the richest female musicians in Africa before Tiwa Savage?
The Answer the Omawumi, Omawumi was the richest female musicians in Africa before Tiwa Savage take over.