There is no way you can talk about the African music industry today without mentioning some of the richest singers in Nigeria. This is due to the fact that they have not only earned massive wealth from the industry but have also helped to change the face of Afro-Pop music over the years to become globally recognized.
The current most popular Nigerian musicians like Wizkid, Burna Boy and Davido are not only the top 3 richest musicians in Nigeria but also among the top 10 richest singers in Africa as a whole.
Now, with all that said, one thing we particularly found to be really fascinating about all of the richest singers in Nigeria is their undiluted love for expensive luxury cars. Oh yes, after doing just a little bit of research, we discovered that almost all of the richest musicians in Nigeria own at least 2 to 3 luxury cars in their individual collection.
There is hardly any of the top richest singers in Nigeria who does not own 2 to 3 expensive luxury cars
Top 25 richest singers in Nigeria and their cars
We know that it is not enough to just “claim” that there is no one among the richest singers in Nigeria who doesn’t own more than 2 luxury cars in his/her garage. So, we have added “proof” to this claim by highlighting below, some of the expensive cars owned by the top 25 richest singers in Nigeria.
1. Wizkid - Net worth of $30 million (₦11.4 billion)
Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun also knows as “Wizkid” is a 30-year old Nigerian music superstar born in the Surulere part of Lagos State. He is currently rated as one of the most successful singers in Africa over the last decade and also currently ranked to be among the top richest singers in Africa as of today.
With a garage full of expensive cars worth over ₦280million, Wizkid definitely enjoys riding luxury vehicles
Wizkid has over the years gained an estimated net worth of $30 million (₦11.4 billion) which explains why he currently owns the below-listed expensive luxury cars and more in his garage.
- Lamborghini Urus (₦101 million)
- BMW X6 Crossover (₦12 million)
- Porsche Panamera (₦50.8million)
- Bentley Continental GT (₦45 – 50 million)
- Porsche Cayenne (₦18 million)
- Mercedes-Benz G63 AMG (₦55 – 65 million)
- 2012 Mercedes-Benz Kompressor (₦9 million)
- Hyundai Sonata (₦6 million)
2. Davido - Net worth of $20 million (₦7.6 billion)
“Davido” is actually the popular stage name of David Adedeji Adeleke, a super-successful Nigerian singer/songwriter whose unique Afro-pop music style has traversed the entire African continent. Similarly, he is not only one of the top 10 richest singers in Nigeria as of today but also one of the only African artistes with hit songs on both local and international radio charts.
The same way Davido’s songs usually top radio charts in Nigeria is the same way his luxury cars are second to none
Reliable sources claim that Davido’s current net worth is an estimated $20 million (₦7.6 billion) and just as expected, he is also a big fan of luxury cars. Some of the eye-popping car models in Davido’s car collection includes:
- 2019 Rolls-Royce Cullinan (₦350 million)
- Bentley Bentayga (₦100 million)
- Range Rover Sport (₦80 million)
- Mercedes-Benz GLE-Class (₦50 million)
- Porsche 911 Carrera (₦35 million)
- Mercedes-Benz G-Wagon (₦30 million)
If you are curious about knowing some of the other luxury cars owned by Davido, you can simply navigate to our article that specifically lists out the top 10 most expensive cars sitting in Davido's garage.
3. Burna Boy - Net worth of $17 million (₦6.5 billion)
Anyone familiar with the Nigerian music industry should already be able to guess that Burna Boy is the next big name after Wizkid and Davido. The 29-year old music superstar has a beautiful music style that has made him the first Nigerian artiste with back-to-back (2019 & 2020) Grammy nominations. Having achieved so much success, Burna Boy’s current net worth is reportedly an estimated $17 million (₦6.5 billion).
Burna Boy cars
And like you might already suspect; he also owns a huge collection of expensive exotic and luxury cars. Some of the notable cars in Burna Boy’s garage includes the Rolls-Royce Dawn (₦200 million), Bentley Continental (₦164 million), Ferrari 458 Italia (₦87 million), and Mercedes-Benz G-Wagon (₦28 million).
Nigeria’s current back-to-back Grammy-nominated artiste, Burna Boy is also a huge fan of expensive luxury cars
4. Don Jazzy - Net worth of $17 million (₦6.5 billion)
Michael Collins Ajereh a.k.a “Don Jazzy” has remained one of Nigeria’s finest record producer and musician till date.
He has been very successful in the Nigerian music space because of the unique and danceable instrumentals that he normally records most of his songs on.
Don Jazzy net worth and cars
According to recent records, Don Jazzy currently has an estimated net worth of $17 million (₦6.5 billion) and a collection of luxury cars which includes Cadillac Escalade (₦26 million), Range Rover Sport (₦23 million), Porsche 911 Carrera (₦32 million), and Bentley Continental Flying Spur (₦70 million).
Don Jazzy is one of the veterans in Nigerian music industry
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5. 2Face Idibia - Net worth of $16 million (₦6.1 billion)
2004 was the year when 2Face Idibia (2Baba) melted the hearts of all Africans at home and abroad with his popular evergreen song titled “African Queen”. This amazing success of 2Baba’s music career has over the years placed him on the top spot among the best singers in Nigeria till date.
Going by today’s records, 2Baba boasts of an impressive “portfolio” of numerous hit songs and an estimated net worth of $16 million (₦6.1 billion) which gives him a spot among the top 10 richest musicians in Nigeria.
2Face Idibia cars
And when it comes to 2Baba’s taste in cars, he currently packs his garage with notable luxury cars like the Lincoln Navigator, Chevy Corvette, Range Rover Sport and many more.
Just like every other rich Nigerian musician, 2Face Idibia also boasts of an impressive collection of luxury cars
6. Olamide - Net worth of $12 million (₦4.6 billion)
After dishing out so many successful hit songs, one doesn’t need to guess too much before realizing that Olamide Adedeji who is popularly known by the stage name “Olamide” is crazy rich.
Reliable sources claim that the 31-year old king of Nigerian dancehall “street” tunes boasts of a current estimated net worth of over $12 million (₦4.6 billion).
With such an amount of wealth, Olamide also boasts of owning several luxury cars including a Rolls-Royce Phantom, Range Rover Sport, Mercedes-Benz G-Wagon and many more.
The king of Nigerian dancehall “street” music, Olamide is also not left out among the top singers that own luxury cars in their garage
7. Phyno - net worth of $11 million (₦4.2 billion)
Out of all the indigenous musicians in Nigeria, Chibuzor Nelson Azubuike p.k.a “Phyno” undoubtedly stands out any day, any time. This is due to fact that he is currently the most popular Nigerian musician who often sings and raps in beautifully Igbo language.
Having achieved so much success in the Nigerian music industry, Phyno currently has an estimated net worth of $11 million (₦4.2 billion). Similarly, the Afro-rap artiste reportedly owns a collection of expensive cars including a Range Rover Sport, Polaris Slingshot, Bentley GT Coupe, Rolls-Royce Phantom and a host of others.
Talented Nigerian singer and songwriter, Phyno also “dig” expensive luxury cars just like his colleagues
Despite being a very secretive person, the 34-year old music superstar sometimes hints his fans whenever he gets a new car or property. As a matter of fact, Phyno recently bought a ₦29 million Maserati Ghibli luxury sedan which he shared only two photos of.
8. Timaya - Net worth of $10.5 million (₦3.99 billion)
The “Egberi Papa 1 of Bayelsa”, popularly known by his stage name “Timaya” is one of Nigeria’s richest music superstars till date. He currently has an estimated net worth of over $10.5 million (₦3.99 billion) and owns several luxury cars like the Bentley Continental GT, Range Rover Sport, Mercedes-Benz G55 AMG, and many others.
Nigerian music superstar, Timaya is also a lover of expensive luxury cars
9. P-Square (Mr.P & Rudeboy) - Net worth of $10 million (₦3.8 billion)
With an individual estimated net worth of over $10 million (₦3.8 billion), it would have been more appropriate to put “P-Square” as number 3 on this list. Unfortunately, the twin music duo “P-Square” is now defunct and it is better to respect them individually as Mr P and Rudeboy. Nonetheless, it is fascinating to see that both of them also love and own several luxury cars in their respective garages.
Below is a highlight of expensive cars that are reportedly owned by Mr. P and Rudeboy:
- Mr P (Peter Okoye) cars – Lamborghini Aventador, Range Rover, Dodge Challenger, Porsche 718 Cayman, Mercedes-Benz GL63 AMG, Bentley Mulsanne, and many more.
- Rudeboy (Paul Okoye) cars – Jeep Wrangler, BMW X6, Range Rover Evoque, Lamborghini Huracan, Mercedes-Benz C-Class, and more.
Both Mr P and Rudeboy of the defunct “P-Square” boasts of more than 2 to 3 luxury cars in their individual garage
10. Flavour N’abania - Net worth of $9.5 million (₦3.62 billion)
Chinedu Okoli a.k.a “Flavour N’abania” is one of the few Nigerian singers who were able to deliver numerous back-to-back hit songs over the last decade.
There were also a few times he reportedly made some appearances in successful Nollywood movies. All of these achievements have helped the talented singer to accrue an estimated net worth of $9.5 million (₦3.62 billion).
And having gained such huge wealth, Flavour does own several luxury cars like the Mercedes-Benz G-Wagon, Lexus LX 570, Range Rover Evoque Sport, BMW X6 and many others.
Flavour N’abania sure loves expensive luxury rides just every other music star in Nigeria
11. Tiwa Savage - Net worth of $9 million (₦3.42 billion)
Tiwatope Savage-Balogun is no doubt one of the most talented Nigerian female singers over the past few years.
She is not just a talented singer and songwriter but also an amazing businesswoman who has put all of her skills into work to acquire a great deal of wealth.
Tiwa Savage cars
As of today, Tiwa Savage’s current estimated net worth is $9 million (₦3.42 billion) and she is said to be the proud owner of several luxury cars like the Rolls-Royce Phantom, Bentley Bentayga, Mercedes-Benz V-Class, and more.
Tiwa Savage definitely enjoys taking a “comfy” ride in her luxury cars
12. Banky W - Net worth of $8.5 million (₦3.23 billion)
One cannot be a fan of the Nigerian R&B/Soul music genre since 2013 without knowing that Olubankole Wellington a.k.a “Banky W” has been among the top players.
He dished out quite a number of hit tracks that really got him a massive fan base and enormous wealth amounting to a current net worth of $8.5 million (₦3.23 billion).
Banky W cars
Banky W is said to not really be a big fan of flaunting his expensive cars, however, many sources claim that he does own more than 2 luxury cars in his garage.
Banky W is a fan of SUV
13. Tekno - Net worth of $8 million (₦3.1 billion)
Ever since Augustine Miles a.k.a “Tekno” released his debut single in 2013, he has been climbing up the success ladder in the Nigerian music industry.
As of today, the 27-years old talented singer and songwriter has reportedly accrued so much wealth amounting to an estimated net worth of $8 million (₦3.1 billion) from his music.
And just as you might already suspect, Tekno “digs” luxury cars and he currently owns a collection of cars like the Range Rover HSE, Mercedes-Benz CLS 550, Lamborghini Aventador, Bentley Continental GT, and more.
Tekno Miles does not only own a massive collection of luxury cars, but he also likes taking photos with his cars
14. Patoranking - Net worth of $6.5 million (₦2.47 billion)
As of March 2020, Patoranking still flaunted his newly acquired ₦140m Lamborghini Urus SUV and that is just one out of his massive collection of luxury cars. Oh yes, the talented singer can afford even more of such cars because he currently has an estimated net worth of $6.5 million (₦2.47 billion).
Patoranking is definitely one of such rich musicians that enjoys splashing their hard-earned cash on luxury cars
15. Yemi Alade - Net worth of
If there was one thing that Nigerians appreciated most about the 2009 edition of the popular “Peak Talent Show”, it is the fact that the show revealed the amazing musical talent of Yemi Alade. Ever since then, the music diva has never relented in dishing out beautiful hit songs back-to-back till now.
Yemi Alade cars
And to compensate for her hard work, Yemi Alade does not only have a current estimated net worth of $6 million (₦2.28 billion) but also owns a host of luxury cars.
Who said a rich and talented female singer can’t really fancy luxury cars?
16. KCee - Net worth of $5 million (₦1.91 billion)
With Limpopo, Pull Over, feel it, Alkayida and many other hit tracks, Kingsley Chinweike Okonkwo a.k.a “KCee” is undoubtedly one of the richest and most successful Nigerian musicians till date.
The talented singer is said to have a current estimated net worth of $5 million (₦1.91 billion) and a host of luxury cars like the Toyota Land Cruiser, Cadillac Escalade, Mercedes-Benz G-Wagon, BMW 7 Series and many more.
Nigeria music superstar KCee is obviously one of such popular artistes that like taking photos with his luxury cars
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17. Teni Makanaki - Net worth of $4 million (₦1.53 billion)
Sometimes, the journey to success cannot be hindered by the fact one is the ninth child of a family and have probably even lost his/her dad at an early age of 2.
Portrait of Teni Makanaki
Teni Makanaki cars
Yes, this was proven by Teniola Apata a.k.a “Teni Makanaki” who rose to become one of the richest musicians in Nigeria despite her touching life story. She currently has an estimated net worth of $4 million (₦1.53 billion) and also owns a garage packed with expensive luxury rides.
Teni Makanaki poses with her Mercedes-Benz
18. M.I Abaga - Net worth of $3.9 million (₦1.49 billion)
If consistency was to be given as the name of a person in the Nigerian music world, it would probably fit perfectly someone like M.I Abaga. The dude has been delivering back-to-back successful rap albums and singles that makes so many music fans recognize him as the most successful and richest hip hop singer in Nigeria.
M.I Abaga cars
With such an impressive career record, M.I Abaga currently boasts of an estimated net worth of $3.9 million (₦1.49 billion) and a collection of luxury cars as well.
M.I Abaga in matching outfit with his Benz
19. D’Banj - Net worth of $2 million (₦762.4 million)
Any hardcore fan of Nigerian music will already know that much needs not be said about the love which D’Banj has for expensive luxury cars.
The talented singer and businessman’s current estimated net worth is $2 million (₦762.4 million) and he boasts of a garage packed with so many exotic rides.
D’banj is no doubt one of the wealthiest Nigerian singers who just personally have a penchant for buying luxury cars
20. Duncan Mighty - Net worth of $2 million (₦762.4 million)
Just like D’banj, media sources claim that the current net worth of Nigerian music star, Duncan Mighty is also $2 million (₦762.4 million).
Duncan Mighty cars
Similarly, the popular singer is also said to be the proud owner of luxury cars like the Rolls-Royce Phantom, Mercedes-Benz E-Class, Ford Explorer, Mercedes-Benz CLS 350, Porsche Cayenne and others.
Duncan Mighty and the Ford truck which carries his brand-new Mercedes-Benz
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21. Runtown - Net worth of $1.8 million (₦686.2 million)
For those who do not know, Runtown is actually the first Nigerian musician to buy a Lamborghini Gallardo sports car during the time when it was “hot” in Nigeria.
Runtown’s love for expensive luxury cars isn’t really surprising because the young singer currently has an estimated net worth of over $1.8 million (₦686.2 million). So, with that much wealth, it is obvious that he wouldn’t really run out of money to buy more exotic cars anytime soon. And yes, his garage is currently packed with popular luxury car models.
Runtown sure loves his collection of luxury cars and he flaunts it every once in a while
22. Zlatan Ibile - Net worth of $1.8 million (₦686.2 million)
He came from a humble background, did bricklayer work and many other menial jobs but still managed to rise up to become one of Nigeria’s richest singers today. Yes, his name is Omoniyi Temidayo Raphael a.k.a “Zlatan Ibile” and his current estimated net worth is a whopping $1.8 million (₦686.2 million).
Zlatan Ibile cars
And for the record, Zlatan Ibile currently owns a collection of luxury cars like the Bentley Bentayga, Range Rover Sport, Mercedes-Benz C-Class, Mercedes-Benz GLE Coupe and many others.
Zlatan Ibile can be very “loud” when taking pictures with his collection of expensive rides
23. Kizz Daniel - Net worth of $1.5 million (₦571.8 million)
Fans of Afro-pop dancehall tunes and Nigerian love songs cannot but always appreciate singers like Kizz Daniel who has been consistently dropping heartwarming hit songs since 2014 till date.
The talented singer has gained massive wealth from his music to the point of currently having an estimated net worth of $1.5 million (₦571.8 million). In the same vein, he also boasts of owning a collection of luxury cars including a Mercedes-Benz AMG GLE 63 S, Bentley Continental GT, Mercedes-Benz S65 AMG and more.
Kizz Daniel doesn’t usually hide his luxury cars, he likes to show them to his fans
24. Simi - Net worth of
It is almost impossible for any music lover in Nigeria to not like Simi and the beautiful soothing voice with which she sings.
She is blessed with an amazing musical talent that has been earning her a great deal of wealth ever since she broke to fame in 2014.
As of the time of writing this report, Simi’s estimated net worth is said to be $1 million (₦381.2 million) and she is also confirmed to be a proud owner of numerous expensive rides.
Despite being secretive about her personal life, Simi has sometimes in the past shared photos of her expensive rides
25. Naira Marley - Net worth of
Having Naira Marley’s name as the last on this list is kind of funny because he is actually one of the fast-rising Nigerian male singers that currently own a shocking number of expensive cars.
Naira Marley cars
He is said to own a garage packed with popular luxury cars like the Porsche Panamera, Mercedes-Benz G-wagon, Bentley Continental GT and a host of others. However, his current net worth is estimated to be a meager $700,000 (₦266.9 million) which seems to be growing almost every year though.
While still climbing up the success ladder, Naira Marley already owns a host of luxury cars in his garage
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Having highlighted some of the luxury cars owned by the richest Nigerian singers above, here is a quick recap table of just their names and estimated net worth.
|List of top richest singers in Nigeria|
|No.||Names||Estimated Net worth (2020 updated)|
|1.||Wizkid||$30 million (₦11.4 billion)|
|2.||Davido||$20 million (₦7.6 billion)|
|3.||Burna Boy||$17 million (₦6.5 billion)|
|4.||Don Jazzy||$17 million (₦6.5 billion)|
|5.||2Face Idibia||$16 million (₦6.1 billion)|
|6.||Olamide||$12 million (₦4.6 billion)|
|7.||Phyno||$11 million (₦4.2 billion)|
|8.||Timaya||$10.5 million (₦3.99 billion)|
|9.||P-Square||$10 million (₦3.8 billion) each|
|10.||Flavour N'abania||$9.5 million (₦3.62 billion)|
|11.||Tiwa Savage||$9 million (₦3.42 billion)|
|12.||Banky W||$8.5 million (₦3.23 billion)|
|13.||Tekno||$8 million (₦3.1 billion)|
|14.||Patoranking||$6.5 million (₦2.47 billion)|
|15.||Yemi Alade||$6 million (₦2.28 billion)|
|16.||KCee||$5 million (₦1.91 billion)|
|17.||Teni Makanaki||$4 million (₦1.53 billion)|
|18.||M.I Abaga||$3.9 million (₦1.49 billion)|
|19.||D'Banj||$2 million (₦762.4 million)|
|20.||Duncan Mighty||$2 million (₦762.4 million)|
|21.||Runtown||$1.8 million (₦686.2 million)|
|22.||Zlatan Ibile||$1.8 million (₦686.2 million)|
|23.||Kizz Daniel||$1.5 million (₦571.8 million)|
|24.||Simi||$1 million (₦381.2 million)|
|25.||Naira Marley||$700,000 (₦266.9 million)|
What about Gospel singers in Nigeria and their cars?
Well, there is no really much to say about the wealth of gospel singers in Nigeria because they are mostly “private” about their life achievements and also do not really sing for money.
However, reliable sources claim that Sammie Okposo is the richest gospel singer in Nigeria with an estimated net worth of $750,000 (₦285.9 million) and he does own more than 2 to 3 luxury cars. Similarly, Sinach is also said to be one of the richest female gospel singers in Nigeria because of her $400,000 (₦152.5 million) estimated net worth and collection of expensive cars.
To know more details about the net worth of some of the richest Nigerian gospel singers, we recommend watching the video below.
Top 10 richest gospel musicians in Nigeria and their net worth
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