Top 10 richest female Nigerian artistes and their net worth

see top richest female Nigerian artistes and their net worth

it’s another lovely day hanging out with my fellow dudes having a good nice time with ourselves at the beach when one came up with the topic who is the “Richest Female Musicians in Nigeria & their Net Worth” lols after enough comparing and many research from some artist I came to a conclusion on who are really on the Nigerian top ten

(10) Richest Female Musicians & their Net Worth.In order words I must assure you that you are on the right platform to get this information right, on who are really on the top 10 richest female musicians and their net worth. Please be informed that basis of estimating and analyzing these top Nigerian female artist and net worth is not just on the basis of their musical ambition or carrier.. But it’s also the deals and endorsement accrued to them…In addition to the above, you can agree with me that, most united state of American musicians, (females) like the:
• Toney Braxton
• Celine Dion
• Whitney Houston
• Maria Carey
And many others I did not mention here. These persons have really made it in the entertainment industry. As it stands now, the Nigerian musicians have as well stepped up and they are now in compete with the (international) American artist level. One of the amazing thing here is that the Nigerian female artist are almost as reach and wealthy as their male counterparts. Well like said before they are pooling waves just like any other musicians across the globe including the most popular female musicians in the Hollywood.

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It was back then we hear a lot of male musicians both local and the international level take home a fatty payback money from the music industry. Hmmm it’s no longer that way anymore, as the female/ladies also are doing good and cutting big pay cheques too.
Below are the compilation of the top ten richest female musicians and net worth in Nigeria on this wonderful topic which gives so many persons contemplation on who is the richest female musicians and net worth in Nigerian and we shall look at them in turns.

Tiwa Savage
Yemi Alade
Seyi Shay
Cynthia Morgan


This is one of the top female musicians by hierarchy. This fabulous singer is arguably the richest among her female gender in Nigerian having two albums to her credit “once upon a time” in the year 2013 and “RED” in the year 2015. She the first lady of marvin record and a single mom of one.
The great singer, popularly known and called “tiwa” an abbreviation of her stage name was one time a banker in one of the banking firm in Nigerian, but has now turn out to be a singer (musician) got high performance and appearance on stage. The singer first hit song “KELE-KELE LOVE” pave her way her into the Nigerian music industry. She got a currently signed with a poplar record label MARVIN RECORDs (former mo’hits record) and this is a long deal she of endorsement with the crew. She has got major hit songs like the “LOVE ME” “EMINADO” and some others not mentioned.
Tiwa has been involved in series of international shows and concerts…. A brand ambassador to reputable companies in Nigeria like:

  1. MTN Nigeria
    2. Konga
    3. Maggi
    4. Pepsi
    5. Forte oil
    6. And papers
    She is the richest among female musicians in Nigerian as it stands having a net worth of $4.85 million. our number one top ten lady tiwa has recently signed a multimillion dollar contract deal with popular international singer Jay-z music record label.
    So on this note and conclusion from fact gathered we picking give Tiwa Savage the number one Grammy been the first among the top ten of the Nigerian richest female artist… a big thumbs up her…


Yemi Alade is the second richest Nigerian female musician. This singer who stands as our number two is the queen of you tube Nigeria as some says with over the total view of hundred (100,000,000) millions visitors on here music video collections
The release of “JOHNNY” got her elevated into limelight and has remained the best single among others. As today, the same song has made her most viewed on YouTube and on other digital streaming platforms.
She releases yet another which is titled “KISSING” aside this; she has equally released several numbers of dope track songs like the “Tangerine” and “Take Over”. Yemi alade is also a brand ambassador of

  1. Bacardi Breezer,
    2. Bland2Glam
    3. an online Jewelry store and
    4. Close up toothpaste.
    The Media Live was able contrast and estimated that the good talented singer Yemi Alade’s net worth is at $4.2 million which put her on the second position of richest Nigerian female artiste in Nigerian 2017.


Omawumi Megbele is another popular and one among the richest female musician in Nigeria who was a layer and later turned a singer and begun t her journey in the music industry career in the year 2007, after which she was been voted as the number one runner up for idol west Africa completion.
She got a massive boost from her first single which was titled “IN THE MUSIC” where she was proven to be one of the best vocalist & songstress over here In Nigerian. She added two album after single “Wonder Woman” (in 2009) and ‘Lasso of Truth’ (in 2013)
Omawumi has performed at reputable government and social event with lovely pay cheques. She is also an ambassador of well reputable firms and a popular telecommunication company. Some these organizations she stands as an ambassador are:

  1. Konga
    2. Malta Guinness and
    3. Glo Nigeria
    Omawomi net worth was estimated to be $3M dollar which makes her to be the number 3 on the list of Nigerian richest female musician.

Chidinma Ekile is the fourth on our top ten of richest female Nigerian musicians today who is sometimes called “Miss kedike”  her famous career started after she was announce the winner of the NTN project fame west Africa, season three in  the year 2010. Her estimated worth is $2.8 million.

Chidinma Ekile shoot her first single the following year which she titled “JANKOLIKO” and “KEDIKE” which brought her nomination for Kora award of the best female west African act. This petite and dark chocolate skin singer has done songs with other top artist like FLAVOR and some others.

She is an ambassador of MTN. she has also got opportunity of been featured on coke studio Africa for some years. I think on this note we were able to deduce and finalize her to be on the number four on the top ten list of richest female musician in Nigeria.

Sheyi shay which was formally living in the United Kingdom decided to fall back to Nigeria, on her arrival in the year 2011she released a single which was title “LOVING YOUR WAY” not too long after that release, she surprised her fans with another song again titled “NO LE-LE”. This was the hit song that boosted sheyi singing journey carrier to the sky in Nigeria. And in the year 2013, she released another single called “Irawo” and ”chante” that same year, Sheyi  released other  several songs after that too. richest female artists

Sheyi has performed with popular international top artist “NEYO” an American pop star. And this was the MTV base award in Africa. In addition, sheyi shay has also signed deals with different numbers of companies and organizations like:

Bacardi Breezer
and Etisalat
Also she was recently made the ambassador of the emerging phone brand “Gionee” in the year 2017 From all these information gathered by the media live crew there is a no doubt that, sheyi the singer is one of the richest female musician in Nigerian music industry and her 2017 net worth is estimated $2.8million.

Bukola Elemide who is one of the top Nigerian female musicians and popularly known and referred to as “ASA” (which is her stage name) is got a dual citizenship as a Nigerian-French musician. Bukola Elemide (ASA) begun her music career journey several years ago, and came into limelight hit in the year 2009 when she released  series of songs, like Jailer, Eye Adaba and some others not mentioned here.

This dark and lovely complexion lady, is not just the regular musician we do see every day on TV and magazines but, she do her things outstandingly and she is the Nigeria version of Sia

Bukola Elemide a.k.a. Asa net worth compared other female Nigerian artistes mentioned here on the top ten lists, basically comes from music sales, album tours and as well very little from brand endorsement deals like Guarantee Trust Bank (GTBank) after recording an official song for them.  And Her estimated net worth is $2million.

Waje Iroube is her original name hails from Edo state In Nigeria is taking the number seven position on the top ten lists of the richest Nigerian female musician. This wonderful female singer is popularly known for her vocal prowess, she has been featured in some wonderful songs with many top Nigerian artists like P-Square in a song released in the year 2007 titled “Bizzy Body”.

Waje Iroube has also been featured in the top reality shows organized by Zain and MTV Base South Africa where she was emerged as a runner up and this particular event has helped her to boost up her music career great deal in the industry.

Waje has produced series of songs right from the when started her music career.  Some of these hit songs are

For a Minute
Coco Baby and so on. The singer Waje is also among the top judges for music reality show franchise The Voice Nigeria alongside with
2Baba (2face Idibia)
Timi Dakolo and
She then later signed an endorsement deal with Glo Nigeria, the giant Nigerian indigenous telecommunication network company. From our conclusion on the medialive desk, her net worth is actually $1.7 million.

Cynthia Morgan who is also from edo state popularly known as Madrina was born a musician. She began her carrier in the music industry in the year 2007. Though she was not recognized before now as a professional singer until.

Madrina released a song titled “Don’t Break My Heart” in the year 2013 under North-side Entertainment Inc. this single actually brought her to the vision of her fans and the industry as a whole. Another lovely song she sang that same year was titled “Lead Me On”. These songs took the street by storm and became the best song in the music chart that year.

At later date, she then released another song which was titled “German Juice”. Bro, this was so popular to the extent it became almost like the Nigeria national anthem on the lips of Nigerian youths on streets.

Today, she is among the most recognized artistes in the Nigerian music industry.  She is estimated to worth $1.5 million among the top ten Nigerian female richest musician. And as it stands now, She is number 8 on the list of richest female musicians of Nigerian.

Nneka Egbuna which is popularly known as Nneka on stage, is a Nigerian by nationality, she got our 9th position among the richest Nigerian female musicians. Nneka became popular in the music industry in the year 2004. Despite she has been around since in the year 2003.

The Germany based singer Nneka is one of the most popular hip hop and soul artists and one of the opening act dancers for a popular international male singer “Sean Paul” she actually started at Hamburg Stadtpark. Nneka sings in Igbo, English and as well in Nigerian Pidgin.

Nneka has been to several European countries over the years and as well she has also taken her trade to a number of African countries too. Presently, Nneka is worth up to $1.3 million. She released a song in September 2009 tilted “Heartbeat”. This was able to make its way to the top 50 songs in Germany that same year.

Eniola Akinbo is 10th person on the top ten list of richest female musician in Nigerian today. Eniola Akinbo Niyola signed into Trybe’s Records and then later signed into the Empire Mates Entertainment (EME) first lady just like the first lady of the marvin record (Tiwa).

Eniola Akinbo began her music career in 2005 as an affiliate of Eldee’s Trybe Records. Where she got into stardom and became famous with her first hit single “Too Bad” in the year 2014. Eniola also won the Nigeria’s Entertainment Award for Best Female Artiste of the Year in the year 2014.

Other songs released by this singer Niyola are

Go On
Love to Love You
And Last Bus Stop.
The latest among them is the single titled ” Go On” richest female artists

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