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Do you want to know more about the richest celebrities currently in 2023/2023? Are you looking into knowing famous and influential celebrities in Nigeria right now? Then this article is for you, as we will be discussing Top Nigerian richest celebrities currently.
Who Is A Celebrity?
A celebrity is known to be a famous person, especially in entertainment or sport. It is a state of being well known.
Who Are The Richest Celebrities In Nigeria Currently?
- Obi Cubana
- Don Jazzy
- Burna Boy
- 2 Face
- Linda Ikeji
- Richard Mofe-Damijo (RMD)
- Mr P
- Desmond Elliot
- Ay Comedian
Top 20 Richest Celebrities In Nigeria Currently
1. Obi Cubana
Obi Cubana is ranked the first in our list of richest celebrities in Nigeria. Obi Cubana is the CEO of Cubana Groups and he is also currently one of Nigeria’s most prominent young richest entrepreneurs, entertainers, and philanthropists. He is happily married to his lovely wife Lush Eby and also has a beautiful family too. His line of business keeps him away from being broke and is ranked the richest Igbo men in the nation. He has a net worth of about $100 million and more. He recently gifted his longest serving workers NGN 1M each for their oustanding efforts to the growth of the group.
2. Don Jazzy
Don Jazzy is another richest celebrity in Nigeria. Don Jazzy is known for his free giving lifestyle on socail media and most especially on Twitter. He owns the popular record label “Mavins”, currently ranked as the best. He has some notable and influential artists under his management, artists like Rema, Crayon, Ayra star, Bayanni, Boyspyce, and Magixx. In addition to his musical profession, he has other investments, he is the CEO and owner to “Jazzy’s Burger” and also brand ambassador to Quidax and some other companies in Nigeria.
Flavour is a singer, songwriter and record producer too. He rose to fame from being a drummer boy in his church to becoming one of the richest and influential musicians and celebrities in Nigeria. Flavour owns a lot of cars and a mansion in his hometown in Anambra, as well as in other locations across Nigeria.
4. Burna Boy
Popularly known as African Giant. The Grammy award winner is undoubtedly a significant artist in Africa and is in our list of richest celebrities in Nigeria because he is really wealthy. His music speaks for him and his stage performance is top notch too, infact he is ranked by most as the best stage performer in the Nigerian music industry, nobody else comes close. His networth is about $17 million and more.
Another intriguing celebrity on our list is Dbanj. He is popularly known as Kokomaster. The Nigeria and talented artist is known to be associated with a telecommunications firm, and even watches and an energy drink. Dbanj has made a lot of money and fame from his beautiful music craft. His networth is about $12 million and more.
6. 2 Face
Popularly known as 2baba. He is among the celebrities who made most of his money out of music and not just that, thanks to endorsement deals with prestigious companies, he has boosted his finances too. The musician is known to be a legend in the music industry and had numerous top-charting songs that have sold well abroad. He was te one who sang the popular hit song “African Queen” With a net worth of over $16 million, he is added to our list of richest celebrities ijn Nigeria.
Genevieve Nnaji is a popular Nigerian actress who has starred in so many well known Nigerian movies. Genevieve Nnaji is known to be the richest Nigerian actress in the movie industry, as she has played prominent roles in many movies. She has so many landed properties and so many fleet of cars too.
Olamide is a singer and Nigerian music producer, he is the brain behind YBNL record label. He has so many popular and well doing artists under his management, artists like Asake, Fireboy. He got his high net worth from his music career, live shows and performances and endorsement deals. He owns houses and a fleet of cars and houses too.
9. Linda Ikeji
Linda Ikeji is a popular Nigerian blogger and writer, he’s also a businesswoman. Linda Ikeji has a brand known as Lindaikejiblog. The blogger started her career in 2006, as it started as a hobby and because she has passion for it, that hobby has now pushed her to having so many other businesses that has financed her, making her one of the richest celebrities in the country.
Davido is a Nigerian songwriter, singer, record producer and also a businessman. David Adeleke made his wealth mainly from his music career and with an estimated networth of $40 million. Some of the ventures that contributed to his interesting net worth are the sales of his albums, endorsement deals and his record label. The talented artist recently performed at the closing ceremony of the 2023 World Cup in Qatar, making him the first Nigerian Musician ever to do so. Davido has many expensive cars, a private jet and houses scattered across the country. He is also known to be a giver and lover of fancy items.
Wizkid remains a top artist in Nigerian music industry and a top musician around the world. The yoruba born artist is also a record producer and businessman too. Man made his wealth through his music career, endorsement deals, and also amazing stage performances. The Nigerian born artist recently sold out the full capacity o2 arena, making him one of the few artists to sell out this place. He also has luxurious houses in Nigeria and abroad and of course he has expensive fleet of cars too.
Next on our list is Rudeboy with an estimated net worth of $16 million. Rudeboy is the twin brother to Peter Okoye. The twins once parted their seperate ways after a misunderstanding but they got back together this year but even before they got back, Rudeboy was making a good financial status for himself . Rudeboy is the founder and owner of a record label called Fire Department Inc. he also makes more money from endorsement deals too. Rudeboy owns a lot of expensive cars in his garage and can boast of two mansions in Lagos State, one at Ikoyi and the other at Banana Island, he also has a house in Atlanta, Georgia too.
13. Richard Mofe-Damijo (RMD)
Popularly known as RMD. Richard is an actor and also a former politician. He started acting as early as in the 80s and till date RMD is very active in the movie industry. He is also known to have an ever young body structure, as he doesn’t look like his age because of his glowing skin. He was once the Special Adviser of Culture and Tourism to former governor Emmanuel Uduaghan of Delta State, RMD later became the Commissioner for Culture and Tourism in Delta State. His politics ended in 2015. He recently opened his perfume brand called Timeless and he also owns a media company.
E-money is a popular name for Emeka Okonkwo and he is a famous Nigerian businessman and CEO of 5 Star Music. This record label signed his elder brother Kcee. He is very known for his extravagant lifestyle and as a business man, he is also into music production, oil and gas, real estate and also ships out goods in and out of the country. The businessman owns a lot of landed property and a mansion in his hometown, Uli, Anambra State. Most of his cars are very expensive. His networth is on $35 million.
15. Mr P
The next on our list is Peter Okoye, he is one of the partners in P-square group. Peter Okoye is one of the twin and immediately after they initially seperated, Mr P started other businesses that would fetch more money into his pocket, he also ventured into acting and earns greatly from endorsement deals. He is also a dancer, he owns one house outside the country, one in Georgia and the other here in Nigeria, Banana Island to be precise. Mr P also has so many fleet of cars for himself too, all of these making jhim one of the richest celebrities currently in Nigeria.
16. Desmond Elliot
This is a Nigerian actor who has now turned a politician. He started his career and rose to fame in Nollywood before switching his career to politics. Desmond starred in over 200 movies and produced several others. He joined politics in 2014 as a lawmaker and also combined his political career with movie production and also movie directing. Desmond Elliot networth is on $11 million and more.
Asake is the next on our list of richest celebrities currently. Asake came into the limelight early this year 2023, he was signed into YBNL record label and the talented and global artists has dropped back to back hits this year, all of his songs somehow finding it’s way to the number one spot of trending music in Nigeria. The talented artist recently acquired a duplex building in Lekki, in Lagos Island. Asake also has expensive cars to sjow for himself. He recently had this record sale of NGN70,000 tickets for his show in December sold out, making him the first Nigerian artist to sell out on that ticket price. The 1995 born arist sits comfortably on our list of richest celebrities in Nigeria.
Next on our list is Timaya, the talented artist rose from being a plantain hawker to his current position, this can only reflect back to his hard work, talent, and determination. Timaya currently released a single which has gained viral trend around the world and in Nigeria, the sibngle titled “Sweet Us” is a new and trending music, leaving Timaya ending 2023 on a high mark. Timaya also earns from endorsement deals, performances and music sales. The singer has two mansions in Port Harcourt, and another in Lekki, Lagos State. Timaya has amazing cars to show off too. His net worth is currently on $10.5 million.
Phyno occupies our 19th position on the lisy of richest celebrities in Nigeria. He got his influential status and net worth mainly from his music career, as well as endorsement deals, album sales, show performances and others. Phyno owns a record label called Penthauz Music Label which has influenced his finances. Phyno also tried so many acting roles and has starred in a few movies. Phyno owns so many beautiful houses in Nigeria, more in the eastern part of the country, he also has so many expensive cars parked in his garages. Phyno’s networth currently lies at $11 million.
20. Ay Comedian
Last on our list is Ayo Makun. Ayo Makun is popularly known as AY, this celebrity is a well known comedian and also an actor. Ayo Makun first came into the limelight after working as an event manager and personal assistant, since then he has established himself and also gained so much fame for hosting a popular comedy show called AY Live. He is also a movie director and producer, as well as an actor. All of these fetches him so much income and has contributed massively to his net worth. Ayo Makun has so many fancy and luxurious cars on the Island in Lagos. His net-worth is currently at $6 million and more.
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