Highest Paid Nigerian Musicians:
According to Channel O and Forbes Africa, Don Jazzy are now the most paid/highest paid musician in Nigeria as at today. This list was put together using factors such as endorsement value, popularity, show rates, sales, awards, YouTube views, appearance in newspapers, investment, social media presence, influence and so many other factors.
The list shows the African artistes making the most money in Africa. Below are the top10 list:Top 5 Most Paid Nigerian Musicians For this Year
1. Don Jazzy
– Producer. CEO Mavin Records, MTN, Samsung and Loya Milk endorsement. D’Banj, Kanye West, Beyonce and Jay Z on production credits.
– Music Duo. Featured on Forbes Africa twice, sold out concerts, presidential guest in at least five African countries, they fly private jets.
– Music Artiste. G.O.O.D Music deal, Sony Entertainment deal
– Music Artiste. EME artiste, Starboy CEO, affiliation with Disturbing London, several international collaborations, highest paid Pepsi ambassador in Africa, ambassador of MTN
5. 2Face Idibia
– Music Artiste. Ten million CDs and at least seven million digital sales, one campaign… associated with Guinness, Haven Homes, Airtel Worldwide and philantropist – 2face foundation
This list focused on recognising the contributions of African entertainers to the global entertainment industry, and it is also aimed at promoting the image and culture of Nigeria at large. List Last Modified:
20th Oct 2013.