Before I bore you with a long story, this article is about who is the richest, Diamond Plantnumz Vs Ali Kiba, in this straight battle between two of Tanzania’s top-rated musicians. Who is the richest between Diamond Platnumz and Ali Kiba, find out details below. In every country in the world, there are always a few top music stars who will dominate the music industry of that country. Tanzania is no exception with two of the top stars dominating the music industry of that country. These two superstar musicians are not just leading the Tanzanian music industry, they are also musical stars in Africa.

Diamond Platnumz Vs Ali Kiba: Who Is Richer

This is inevitable when you have two stars shining at the same time, how do we now get to unravel this puzzle of Diamond Plantnumz Vs Ali Kiba. This rivalry has led to different questions and comparisons among fans of both artists, not just the richest but also who is the best artist among the duo. This article will try to do justice to the initial question. Although fans of both stars believe their favourite is richer, we will be taking a side but with available evidence. Find out more as you read this article further. The fact is, this argument has been around for quite some time, and it seems neither the fans of Diamond nor those of Ali Kiba has gotten a good answer to this argument. We feel it is will be good for all parties if we can enlighten the people on this issue. Just as the title of this article read Diamond Platnumz vs Ali KibaWho Is Richer, this article is focused on the wealth acquired by these two young men so far in their music careers. However, we will be giving you a little extra by detailing some facts about the life of these two music stars.

Both men have won so many awards, an indication of how successful both men are as musicians.

Diamond Platnumz Biography {Brief}

Diamond Platnumz is a highly talented Tanzanian musician. He is also one of the wealthiest musicians in all of East Africa. In fact, Diamond Platnumz is ranked as the second richest musician in all of East Africa. Diamond Platnumz was born on the 2nd of October, 1989. This means he is 29 years old as at the time of writing this article. He is reported to have acquired primary and secondary education but it is not certain that he went to a University. His real name is NASEEB Abdul Juma and he is an international music star. He has worked with several Nigerian music artists including Davido, Iyanya, Waje, Bracket, FlavourN’abania, P-Square, Tiwa Savage, and Patoranking. His break-out song on the African continent was his impressive ‘Number One’ song remix where he featured Davido. This song proved to be a massive hit and opened doors to other countries especially Nigeria, the most populous black nation in the world to him.

Diamond Platnumz is a native of Kigoma in Tanzania but he currently lives in Dar es Salaam, the capital of his country. In the month of May 2012, he performed at the Big Brother Africa 7 eviction show. His songs fall in any of these two genres: Bongo Flava and Afro-pop. Diamond Platnumz is a songwriter and dancer and he also uses the following musical instruments: vocals, piano, guitar, and drum for his music.

He has won so many awards so far in his career and some of them will be listed here.  He has won awards at the following top award shows Channel O Music Video Awards, WatsUp TV Africa Music Video Awards, Top Ten Tube Music Awards, HiPipo Music Awards, The Headies, Tanzania People’s Choice Awards African Muzik Magazine Awards, MTV Africa Music Awards, The Future Africa Awards, Tanzania Music Awards and many more. In the year 2014, Diamond was all over Tanzania’s media as he took home 7 awards at the Tanzania Music Awards. The awards he won at the event that year are Best Male Writer, Best Male Artist, Best Song Writer, and Best Male Entertainer of the Year. In the year 2013, he also won a lot of awards for his efforts.

His net worth is currently estimated to be around $6 million. Does this make him richer than Ali Kiba in the puzzle of  Diamond Plantnumz Vs Ali Kiba Who Is Richer? Find out below.

Ali Kiba Biography {Brief}

Ali Kiba is another very talented Tanzanian musician, just like Naseeb Abdul Juma aka Diamond Platnumz. He was born on the 29th of November 1986, and this means he is about 2 years older than Diamond Platnumz. Ali Kiba is currently signed to his record label, Rockstar4000, and Sony Music Entertainment. Unlike Diamond Platnumz who is focused on winning over fans from foreign countries like Nigeria and South Africa, Ali Kiba focuses his energy more on East African countries like Uganda and Kenya. He has done well for himself in his music career so far and his efforts were recognized when he was awarded the most popular artiste top-selling in East Africa in the year 2011.

Ali Kiba’s full name is Ali Saleh Kiba. Ali Saleh Kiba is well known for a good number of songs namely: Aje, Mwana, ChekechaCheketua, Dushelele, Cinderella, NakshiMrembo, Usiniseme, Single Boy, MapenziYanaRunDunia and Macmuga. In the year 2015, one of his songs was reported to be the most downloaded song of the year from In a feat similar to Diamond Platnumz winning 7 awards at the 2014 Tanzania Music Awards, Ali Saleh Kiba also won 6 awards at the 2015 Tanzania Music Awards. The six awards he won at the 2015 Tanzania Music Awards are Best Male Artist, Best Male Performer, Song Writer Of The Year, Song Of The Year, Afro Pop Song Of The Year, and Best Collaboration. This further underscores the rivalry between these two young men. Apart from the six awards he won at the Tanzania Music Awards, Ali Saleh Kiba has also won awards at other events such as Watsup Music Awards, BEFFTA Awards in 2016, Africa, East Africa TV Awards, ASFA Awards (Uganda), Soundcity Awards, Best Celebrity Player Awards (Uganda), MTV Europe Music Awards, WANNAMusic Awards 2016 (FRANCE) and TZ_INSTA_Awards. In 2016, Ali Kiba won 3 awards at the East Africa TV Awards. The music awards he won then are Best Male Artist, Song of The Year, and Video Of The Year. At the 2016 ASFA Awards in Uganda, he also won two awards which are Most Stylish Artiste East Africa and Most Fashionable Music Video Africa.

The net worth of Ali Kiba is currently put at $4 million. in this battle of Diamond Plantnumz Vs Ali Kiba Who Is Richer, Diamond platnumz takes the lead in terms of riches.

Diamond Plantnumz Vs Ali Kiba Who Is Richer

Final verdict Diamond Platnumz Vs Ali Kiba Who Is Richer

Finalizing and solving the puzzle, net worth comparison of both artist shows  Diamond Platnumz is richer with a net worth of $6 million while Ali Kiba has a net worth of $4 million.



This article has settled the long-standing question of who is richer between two of Tanzania’s best music stars.