Although the Nigerian music industry is by far dominated by men, there are some superwomen who are stealing the show too. However, this article is on the verge of unraveling the top ten richest female musicians in Nigeria.
Top 10 Richest Female Musicians in Nigeria
There is no point arguing against this, Tiwa Savage is by far the richest female musician in the whole of Nigeria. Tiwa Savage’s talent and hard work made her the most successful Nigerian female musician.
With many hit songs to her name, she was able to earn an endorsement deal with an international entertainment brand, Sony/ATV. Also, the Eminado crooner is also signed by an American music company known as Universal Music Group. She’s having an estimated net worth of over $5,300,000.
Yemi Alade came into the limelight in 2009 when she won the peak talents haunt. Shortly after, she dropped Johnny which boosted her music career.
She has collaborated with many musicians in Nigeria, Africa, and the wider world. She alongside Tiwa Savage featured in Beyonce’s “The Gift” Album. Yemi’e net worth is estimated to be $4,200,000.
Also arrived in the Nigerian music industry through MTN 2010 project fame, her hit single, Kedike made her into what she’s today. Chidinma’s net worth has been estimated to be around $3,000,000.
Asa was born in France and that’s where she started her music journey before she moved back to Nigeria. Her music style is classic and entirely different from others.
Her first album received massive airplay globally and she won several awards as a result of that. She’s having an estimated net worth of $2,500,000.
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Waje is another wealthy female musician in Nigeria. She has a magical voice and many hits songs her fans can’t help but put on replay. Waje is having an estimated net worth of $1,600,000.
This Nigerian female artist was born in 1980. Nneka is a beautiful and multi-talented musician among her peers. She has had numerous music tours in European countries such as France, Switzerland, Italy, Germany, Austria, and Portugal. Nneka’s net worth is valued at $1,500,000.
Sheyi or Shay is a Nigerian songwriter and musician, who has made a good impression in the Nigerian music industry.
She’s recognized internationally and she had 3 songs used for the Konami video game soundtrack. Her net worth is estimated to be $1,200,000.
Also a beautiful musician and songwriter in the Nigerian music industry, Niniola became a household name in Nigeria when she came 3rd in Season 6 of the MTN West African Project Fame. Niniola has been estimated to have a $1,100,000 net worth.
An actress, Glo ambassador, and one of the leading female musicians in Nigeria during her prime. Omawumi had collaborated with many artists in the industry such as the late Dagrin, Wizkid, and a host of other superstars. Omawumi is having an estimated net worth of $1,000,000.
Simisola can 10th on the list of richest female musicians in Nigeria. A young, black, promising with a unique voice artist, with more than 10 hits tracks to her name within a short period of time.
Simi is indeed a pure talent and one of the most loved female musicians in Nigeria right now. Her estimated net worth is $900,000.