Like every other industry, the music industry has produced a lot of rich musicians in Nigeria. This doesn’t exclude Fuji; one of Nigeria’s music genres. In this article, we will be looking at the top 10 richest Fuji musicians in Nigeria with their net worth.
Fuji is one of the oldest forms of music in Nigeria. It was introduced by the late Fuji Icon; Alhaji Sikiru Ayinde Barrister who spend so much effort in promoting the genres of music to locals and foreigners alike.
Talented Fuji musicians including Alhaji Sikiru Ayinde’s rival; Ayinla Killington, Ajadi Ganiyu, Muniru Ayinde, and Sikiru Onisemo were the early contributor to the growth of Fuji in Nigeria.
Since then, Fuji has been accepted by many to the extent of making its singers one of the richest in the music industry. Below is the list of the top 10 richest Fuji musicians in Nigeria with their net worth.
List of Top 10 Richest Fuji Musicians in Nigeria With Their Net Worth
1. Ayinde Wasiu Anifowose (K1 De Ultimate)
Net Worth – N750 million
Ayinde Wasiu popularly known as KWAM 1 or K1 De Ultimate is currently the Richest Fuji Musician in Nigeria. The legendary music Icon was born in March 1957 in Lagos State.
He started as the late chief Alhaji Sikiru Ayinde’s music creator before he started his own personal career. He has been in the industry for many decades and still has a lot of energy. His albums of the song are considered to be over 50.
Ayinde Wasiu Anifowose also called K1 De Ultimate net worth is assumed to be N750 million. This is after taken into consideration his expensive show fees and records sales. K1 De Ultimate has a lot of fans among the upper-class citizens in Yoruba land including top politicians and rich monarchies.
2. Alabi Wasiu Jibola(Pasuma Wonder)
Net Worth – 555 million
Alabi Wasiu popularly known on stage as “Pasuma, Pasuma Jibola or even Pasuma Wonder” is a popular Fuji musician who combines Pop art with Fuji styles.
The Nigeria Fuji musician was born on 27th, November in 1967 in Mushin, Lagos. Alabi Wasiu Pasuma is one of the richest Fuji musicians in Nigeria with an assumed net worth of N555 million.
His first debut album “Orobokibo” in 1995 pushed him to the limelight with a lot of fans. Apart from being a top musician, he’s an actor and producer. He has also collaborated with many hip-hop stars including Tiwa Savage.
Abass Akande Obesere uses “Obesere” as his stage name. Obesere is one of the most controversial musicians in Nigeria. He has been in the news for many reasons and he’s currently assumed to worth N450 million.
Abass Akande is also a music producer, movie actor, and a business mogul with any investments. No doubt, the Fuji musician is one of the richest musicians in Nigeria.
4. Babatunde Saheed(Saheed Osupa)
Net Worth – N500 million
Saheed Osupa as popularly called by fans is a top Fuji musician, movie actor, and producer. Saheed Osupa who is a graduate of Business Administration in a Nigerian Polytechnic has produced up to 20 Fuji albums.
His songs’ lyrics are known to be deep, thoughtful, and didactic. Saheed Osupa Net Worth is assumed that be N 450 million.
5. Adewale Ayuba
Net Worth – 400 million
Adewale Ayuba began his music career at an early age. His debut album which was released at the age of 17 years in 1986 titled “Ibere” made his fame rose like a fire.
He’s one of the richest Fuji musicians in Nigeria with many top-rated albums including Ife to Igida to Ijo Fuji. He’s also a Practicing Christian after his recent conversion from Islam.
6. Sule Alao (Malaika)
Net Worth – N300 million
Sule Alao was born in Lagos State on February 15th, 1973. He started his music career in 1983 and has made a lot of fortunes from the industry. He’s known as KSI by most of his fans.
Most of his income comes from Album sales, shows, and tours he organized. Sule Alao is one of the richest Fuji Musicians in Nigeria with a net worth of N400 million.
7. Remi Aluko
Net Worth – N350 million
Remi Aluko is another top talented Fuji Musician whose music is popularly vibed to by Vehicle drivers, motorcyclists, and other transport union workers.
Remi Aluko’s net worth is assumed to be N350 million. Unfortunately, he was reported to be blind in 2012 but that hasn’t stopped him from displaying his talent. No doubt, he’s one of the richest Fuji Musicians in Nigeria.
8. Muritala Ademola (Muri Thunder)
Net Worth – N300 million
Muri Thunder as popularly called by fans came from a humble background. He once lives in the Ghetto in Lagos before he ventures into music.
As fate would have it, luck smiles on him and he is currently one of the richest Fuji musicians with a net worth of N300 million.