By Jane Nambi
Nigerians dominate the list of the ten richest musicians in Africa.
A list of ten richest African musicians was released and of the ten, four hail from Nigeria.
Among them is BankyW who was voted number nine. Banky W, whose real name is Olubankole Wellington is an R&B artist who studied Engineering in New york.
2 Face Idibia was the seventh in number. He is a singer-songwriter, actor and record producer most known for his ‘African Queen’ song which brought him to the limelight. He has 5 albums.
Dapo Daniel Oyebanjo who, commonly known as D’Banj comes is the third and the second richest Nigerian musician. His hit song Fall in Love brought him to the limelight and his Oliver Twist topped UK charts. He is currently signed to Kanye west’s GOOD music label.
Nigerian R&B duo, P Square are the second richest African musicians and the wealthiest in Nigeria.
Below is the full list of the richest musicians in Africa.
- Youssou N’Dour
- P Square
- Koffi Olomide
- Salif Keïta
- Fally Ipupa
- 2 Face Idibia
- Hugh Ramopolo Masekela
- Jose Chameleone