According to the new rankings with reference to the latest release of Forbes richest musicians in the world,we have decided to put our interest on Africa thus coming out with the latest list of the richest
musicians on the continent in 2017 among them so for the present moment include;


Real Name: Aliaume Damala Badara Akon Thiam
Age / Date of Birth : 16, 1973
Net Worth : an estimated $80 Million
Marital Status : Married (Akon’s wife – Tomeka Akon)
Record Label : Konvict Muzic
Occupation : CEO Konvict Muzic / Artist / Songwriter,
Record Producer
Country of Origin / Nationality : Senegal / United States
Deal: The Konvict Music Label as been super successful,
hope you know that Lady gaga ( the queen of pop and one of
the most successful female artist in the music industry )
was signed to the Konvict Music Label

No. 2, P Square

Real Name : Peter and Paul Okoye
Age / Date of Birth : 18 November 1981
Net Worth : estimated $ 70 Million
Record Label : Square Records
Occupation : Music / Artist / Producer
Country of Origin: Nigeria
Deal : Charges around 150,000 dollars per show, which is
always filled up

No. 3, Don Jazzy
Real Name: Michael Collins Ajereh
Age / Date of Birth : 26 November 1982
Net Worth : $ 35 Million
Record Label : Mavins Record { Supreme Mavin Dynasty }
Occupation : CEO Konvict Music / Artist / Producer
Country of Origin / Nationality : Nigerian
Deal : Mavin’s Boss, Own’s Supreme Mavins Dynasty and
currently sings some of the best up coming artist in African
music industry.

No. 4, D’banj

Real Name: Oladapo Daniel Oyebanjo
Age / Date of Birth : 9 June 1981
Net Worth : $ 25 Million
Record Label : Kanye west’s Good Music
Occupation : Artist / Song writer /Harmonica player
Country of Origin: Nigeria
Deal: D’banj has sold more than four million albums world
wide, Sony Entertainment deal, Good Music deal.

No. 5, 2Face Idibia ( Tuface )

Real Name: Innocent Ujah Idibia
Age: 18th September, 1975
Net Worth : $ 22.5 Million
Record Label : Hypertek Digital Entertainment
Occupation : CEO Hypertek / Music Artiste
Country of Origin: Nigeria
Deal: 2face with over 7 million digital sales, 10 millions
CDs, this African music legend is not ready to slow down,
He has investment in real estate, charges between 50,000 to
80,000 dollars per show and also owns a night club

No. 6, Wizkid

Real Name: Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun
Age: 16th July, 1990
Net Worth : $ 11 Million
Record Label : Starboy
Occupation : CEO Starboy / Music Artiste
Country of Origin: Nigeria
Deal: Highest paid Pepsi ambassador in Africa, MTN

No. 7, Anselmo Raph
Real Name: Anselmo Cordeiro da Mata
Age / Date of Birth : 12 March 1981
Married to Madlice Casrro
Record Label : LS Produções
Occupation : Music / Artist / Producer
Country of Origin: Angola
Deal : Coca Cola Ambassador, MTN ambassador, clothing
label, fragrance line and the list continues.

No. 8, Banky W
Real Name : Olubankole Wellington
Age / Date of Birth: 21 March, 1981
Net Worth : $ 9 Million
Record Label : EME ( Empire Mates Entertainment )
Post : Ceo EME / Music Artist / Producer
Country of Origin : Nigeria
Deal : co-owner of EME, Samsung Ambassador. Popularly
regarded as the king of African R & B. The EME boss has a
lot of endorsement attached to him.

No. 9, Sarkodie

Real Name: Michael Owusu Addo
Age / Date of Birth: 10th July, 1988
Net Worth : 7 Million Dollars
Record Label : Sarkcess Music
Occupation : Music Artiste / Rapper
Country of Origin : Ghana
Deal : Sark by Yas (Clothing label), Samsung ambassador,
fan milk Ghana ambassador.

No. 10, Ice Prince
Real Name: Panshak Zamani
Age / Date of Birth : 30th October, 1986
Net Worth : 5 Million Dollars
Record Label : Chocolate City
Post : Music Artiste / Rapper
Country of Origin : Nigeria
Deal : 2 Studio owner, Plug N Play Ambassador