Richest Female Musicians in Nigeria 2016/2017
In one of our previous article we listed out the Richest musicians in Nigerian 2016 , on that post we discussed about those musicians that made the list . Today we are going to be discussing the Richest female musicians in Nigeria 2016 because we already know alot about their male colleagues and it will be reasonable to know about Nigerian female musicians that are currently topping the game .
It is no news that music is paying heavily in Nigeria right now to both male and female artistes , Nigerian musicians talking about the male and female musicians are now making millions and billions of money from their music career . Today, Nigerian Info Box Blog Admin thought it wise to look into the Nigerian music industry to give you the top 5 richest female musicians in Nigeria 2016 and their net worth respectively .
1. Tiwa Savage Net Worth Is $4.85 million
Without bing told you would easily understand that Mavin first lady, Tiwa Savage is the richest female musician in Nigeria 2016 . But for the few people who won’t agree with me i would tell them little about the Mavin queen and mother of one . Tiwa Savage is the most famous Nigerian female artiste with alot of singles currently rocking in all Niegrain cities and neighbourhoods . Her first debut single “Kele Kele Love” song made its way to the top of several Nigerian music charts .
Tiwa Savage have travelled far and wide , she has also performed on local and international stage and she is also the brand ambassador to Konga, Maggi, Forte Oil and Pepsi.
2. Yemi Alade Net Worth | $4.2 Million
On the number two spot is another Nigerian female songtress known as Yemi Alade , she is that singer that came from nowhere to take over the Nigerian music scene . She officially broke into the Nigerian music industry after the released her hit track Jonny. Her “Jonny” video is currently the most viewed on YouTube than any other female artiste in Nigeria. Apart from this “Jonny” video , Yemi has released other hot singles like Kissing, Tangerine, Take Over and Durotimi just to name a few .
Yemi Alade is a brand to some companies including Bacardi Breezer an alcoholic beverage drink company, Bland2Glam an online jewelry store and Close-Up toothpaste. To keep the progress going higher and higher , she recently launched her own jewellery collection . She named her collection “YemiAlade Collection” .
3. Omawumi Net Worth | $3 Million
This is another wealthy Nigerian songtress i respect so much because of her humbleness and maturity . She dress responsibly like a married woman that she is , she married with two kids . Her music career kicked off in the year 2007 after she was voted as the 1st runner-up for Idols West Africa Competition. Her first try in the foray of music was when she released her first single “In The Music” , this song gave her career a lift to the higher ground of her hustle . She has an album and several hot singles like Button Belle, If you ask me, The African Way, Warn yourself and many more .
Omawumi whose net worth is $3 Million is a brand ambassador for Globacom, Konga.com, Mortein and Malta Guinness . These deals gives her couple of millions pilling up ger bank account .
4. Chidinma Net Worth | $2.8 Million
At the number four spot we have the small frame girl , Chidinma also known as Miss Kedike . Chidinma is one of those few Nigerian musicians that was projected by MTN Project Fame West Africa . Her music career started when she won the third season of MTN Project Fame West Africa in year 2010. After winning MTN Project Fame West Africa in 2010 , the following year she went to the studio to release her singles Jankoliko and Kedike . The two single was a hot and the song earn her an award , she won Kora Awards for Best Female West African Act for her kedike song. That was how her reign started , fast farward to year 2016 she has performed on so many big stages both local and international level and she has been featured by many big names in Nigeria and other foreign countries .
5. Seyi Shay Net worth | $2.1 Million
This lady was based in the United Kingdom almost all her life but in the year 2011 she moved back to Nigeria to pursue her music career. When she came back to Nigeria , she was working on her new songs and she released “Loving Your Way” and “No Le Le”, two promotional singles . These singles was just for promotion as she was still new in the game , it was just like an introduction to the game . Two years later , she released Irawo, Chante, Killin Me Softly and some other songs. At this time she was already famous and becoming known in Nigeria and other countries as well . The song that rose her to stardom is Irawo , the music video was very sponteanous because she danced at the last part of it .
Her endorsement deal include Etisalat, Bacardi Breezer an alcoholic beverage drink company and lastly Pepsi.
This is the Top 5 Richest Female Musicians in Nigeria 2016 And Their Net Worth . Apart from these musicians , there are also other wealthy musicians in Nigeria see them bellow .
- Asa Net Worth ==> $2 Million
- Waje Net Worth ==> $1.7 Million
- Cynthia Morgan Net Worth ==> $1.5 Million
- Nneka Net Worth ==> $1.3 Million
- Niyiola Net Worth ==> $500 Thousand