The latest list of richest Musicians in Africa is based on various factors that include among others, endorsement value, popularity, show rates, sales, awards and YouTube views.
In the latest list of the richest musician in Africa, Nigeria musicians dominated the list but Senegal and South Africa musicians are in a comfortable lead.
Here is the list of the Top 10 Richest Musicians in Africa and their related net worth
Akon – $80 million
Akon is a Senegalese-American singer, songwriter, record producer and entrepreneur.
Black Coffee – Net Worth $ 60 million
Black Coffee is a South African DJ, record producer and owner of a record label, Soulistic Music Record Label.
Davido – Net worth $24 million
Davido, is an American-born Nigerian singer, songwriter, contemporary artist, and a record producer.
Wizkid – Net worth $20 million
Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun, known professionally as Wizkid, is a Nigerian singer and songwriter. He began recording music at the age of 11 and managed to release a collaborative album with the Glorious Five, a group he and a couple of his church friends formed.
Don Jazzy – Net Worth $10 million
Michael Collins Ajereh, better known as Don Jazzy or Don Baba J, is a Nigerian record producer, singer, songwriter, entrepreneur and philanthropist.
Sarkodie – Net Worth $7 million
Michael Owusu Addo known professionally as Sarkodie is a Ghanaian rapper and entrepreneur
Tinashe – Net worth $6 million
Tinashe Jorgensen Kachingwe, known mononymously as Tinashe, is an American singer, songwriter, dancer, record producer, and actress.
Hugh Masekela – Net Worth 1.5 million
Hugh Ramapolo Masekela was a South African trumpeter, flugelhornist, cornetist, singer and composer who has been described as “the father of South African jazz”.
Oliver Mtukudzi – Net Worth $1.2 million
Oliver “Tuku” Mtukudzi was a Zimbabwean musician, businessman, philanthropist, human rights activist and UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador for Southern Africa Region.
Jiedenna – Net worth $1 million
Jidenna Theodore Mobisson, better known as Jidenna, is a Nigerian-American rapper, singer, songwriter, and record producer.