Adekunle Gold Net Worth 2020, Biography and Latest Songs

Adekunle Kosoko is a Nigerian highlife singer, songwriter, and graphic designer. He is professionally known as Adekunle Gold. He was born on the 28th of January, 1987 into a royal family in Lagos State. Although he has three siblings, he is the only son of his parents. Adekunle is a nephew to Jide Kosoko, the veteran Nollywood actor. Adekunle Gold had his primary and secondary education in Lagos before he went to Lagos State Polytechnic where he graduated with a Higher National Diploma degree in Arts and Design.

Adekunle Gold Net Worth 2020 And Biography

  • Real name: Adekunle Kosoko
  • Stage name: Adekunle Gold
  • Net worth in dollars: $800, 000
  • Profession: Singer, Songwriter and Graphic Designer
  • Nationality: Nigerian
  • State of origin: Lagos State
  • Place of birth: Lagos  State
  • Date of birth: January 28, 1987
  • Genre: Highlife, World
  • Record label: YBNL Nation (formerly in “The Bridge”)
  • Associated artists: Simi, Lil Kesh, Olamide, Kizz Daniel 

Adekunle Gold Biography

Adekunle Gold started his musical career in 2010. He defines his genre of music as urban highlife. Adekunle Gold’s interest in music arose from listening to songs by Ebenezer Obey and King Sunny Ade. While functioning as a member of the junior choir in his church, Adekunle Gold wrote his first song. He was a member of a musical group during his days in Laspotech until 2014 when he disbanded and decided to perform solely. After an edited photoshop of him and Tiwa Savage emerged online, he was named the “King of Photoshop”. Adekunle Gold designed the official logo for YBNL after which he signed a record deal with them. His hit single “Sade” brought him into the limelight in 2014. His album “Gold” was introduced as number 7 on the World Albums Chart’s Billboard. Prior to the release of his album, Adekunle Gold released three hit singles: “Sade”, “Orente”, and “Pick Up”. His album “Gold”, released on the 25th of July, was a 16-track project with musical efforts contributed by B Banks, Pheelz, Masterkraft, Oscar, Sleekamo, and Seyikeyz. Adekunle Gold revealed his brand “The 79th element” upon the expiration of his contract with YBNL Nation.

In January 2019, Adekunle Gold married his heartthrob Simi, a fellow Nigerian singer and songwriter after five years of dating. They welcomed their baby girl, Adejare on the 30th of May, 2020. They are one of the celebrity couples with no known controversies on social media.

Adekunle Gold Net Worth 

Adekunle Gold was unveiled as a brand ambassador for Unity bank on the 15th of January, 2018. He has an estimated net worth of $800,000 in 2020. Reportedly, Adekunle Gold stays in a nice and big mansion in Lekki. The multimillion naira mansion has a studio section and a swimming pool space. 

In 2018, Adekunle Gold acquired a Mercedes Benz GLB Class which has been reported to be his most-preferred among his valuable cars because it is used regularly. The car has amazing and rugged features, accommodates up to 7 passengers, and has a look that is just as rugged as its features. Priced at $36,600, the car could be called, advanced and efficient. The car has four drive modes with the dynamic select permitting adaptive suspension to your taste.

The second on the list is Adekunle’s Wrangler jeep. This car exhibits weight reduction features, improves handling while driving, and ensures road comfort for its occupants, and this is all thanks to its car-like unibody construction. The wrangler jeep costs $28,295 dollars. Adekunle Gold is mostly seen with this car when he is cruising to catch fun at the beach. 


  • Most Promising Act of The Year from The City People Entertainment Awards, 2015
  • Be Act from Nigeria Entertainment Awards, 2015
  • Revelation of Africa from Afrima Awards, 2016
  • Best Song from The Beat of Lagos Awards, 2016
  • Best Song from Nigeria Entertainment Awards, 2016
  • Best New Act To Watch from Nigeria Entertainment Awards, 2016
  • Best Alternative Song from The Headies, 2016
  • Album of the Year from City People Entertainment Awards, 2017
  • Collabo of The Year from City People Entertainment Awards, 2017
  • Best African Music Artist from IARA Awards, 2017

Adekunle Gold Songs


The Year 2014


  • Sade
  • Temptation


The Year 2015

    • Pick Up


  • Orente


The Year 2016

  • No Forget featuring Simi
  • Ariwo Ko
  • Friend Zone
  • Nurse Alabere
  • Ready
  • My Life
  • Work
  • Beautiful Night
  • Fight For You
  • Sweet Me
  • Paradise

The Year 2017

    • Call on Me
    • Only Girl featuring Moelogo


  • Money


The Year 2018

  • Ire
  • Damn Delilah
  • Yoyo
  • Surrender
  • Mr. Foolish
  • Pablo Alakori
  • Original Gangster
  • Fame

The Year 2019

  • Before You Wake Up
  • Young Love
  • Promise

The Year 2020

  • Jore featuring Kizz Daniel
  • Something Different
  • AG Baby featuring Nailah Blackman



  • Gold (2016)
  • About 30 (2018)


Adekunle gold is a singer and graphic designer initially famous for his photoshop skills and stunts, adding his pictures to famous female celebrities including the likes of Tonto Dikeh, Toolz, and Tiwa Savage, and many others.
Adekunle Gold’s debut single “sade” was a hit and the music that brought him to limelight in the music industry, he said he got the inspiration from a lady bearing sade that turned his love request down and went on to write a song for her due to the love he had for her.
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Photoshop himself with famous celebrities, including Tiwa Savage, Tonto Dike, and the likes

There you have it, Adekunle Gold Biography. Ohh!, Adekunle Gold is married to the popular talented female artiste Simi, that’s her with him on the first picture, you can read about her biography here {Simi’s Biography and Songs}.
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