Top 10 Richest Celebrities In Nigeria 2020 – Nigeria is home to a lot of celebrities and many of these celebrities are world-class celebrities. They are not only world-class but also wealthy. We have some specific ones known to be the richest. In this article, ‘Top 10 Wealthiest Celebrities In Nigeria’, we’ll discuss celebrities appearing on our list
Top 10 Richest Celebrities In Nigeria 2020
David Adedeji Adeleke, here comes a music star who never stops flaunting his wealth on social media. Davido, fully known as David Adedeji Adeleke, is a member of the wealthy Adeleke family. His music Dami Duro, brought him into the limelight and ever since, he has been producing great music. Davido was born on November 21, 1992, in Atlanta, Georgia, United States. He is associated with B.Red, Sina Rambo, Shizzi, Dakay, Danagog, Dremo, Runtown, Mayorkun, Tekno, and Tumsah Mohammed.
Wizkid, one of Nigeria’s most popular music stars in the world, is among celebrities on our list of the top 10 richest celebrities in the country. From being a student of Lead City University, he became a loved Nigerian music star. He has furthermore, progressed into being a world-class music star.
3. Don Jazzy
Starting from nothing, Nigerian legend producer, Don Jazzy, has been able to accumulate so much wealth. Don Jazzy goes by the real name Michael Collins Ajereh, he is a native of Abia State. Michael Collins Ajereh was born into a middle-class family, he attended Federal Government College Lagos before going ahead to study business management studies at the Ambrose Alli University, Edo state. Don Jazzy worked with D’Banj for a long time before the two parted.
The following are some musics of D’Banj produced by him: Tongolo (2005), Soko (2005), Mobolowowon (2005), Why Me (2006), Run Down (2006), Kimon (2008), Olorun Maje (2008), Gbono Feli (2008), Entertainer (2008), Suddenly (2008), Fall in Love (2008), Igwe (2008), Mr Endowed (2010), I do This, Scape Goat (2010), ashanti (2010), Mr Endowed (Remix) (feat. Snoop Dogg) (2010), Oliver Twist (2011), and Luku Luku (2014).
Peter and Paul
Yes, we know that Peter and Paul have gone there separate ways, but this post is taking consideration of their wealth combined. The twin Nigerian music artistes, P-Square, are arguably the richest celebrities in the country. P-Square came to the limelight a number of years ago, and they have refused to fade away. The twin has made a lot of great music so far. Their music has furthermore received local and international awards.
P-Square are natives of Anambra State, they are associated with quite a good number of important personalities in this country. Peter and Paul Okoye are associated with the following people: Jude Engees Okoye, Akon, J. Martins, Waje, 2 Face Idibia, Matt Houston, Tiwa Savage, Naeto C, LKT Bracket, Lagbaja, Rick Ross, T.I., Dave Scott, Fliptyce, and May D.
5. 2Face Idibia
2Face Idibia is expected to appear on the top of this list of the top 10 celebrities in the country, but he does not. The musician used to be the richest celebrity in the country before P-square took over the post from him. However, the music star still remains the most successful musician in Nigeria.
2Face Idibia has won a countless number of local and international awards. He used to be a member of Plantashun Boyz. The following are music albums of the musician, from 2004 till date: 2004: Face 2 Face, 2006: Grass 2 Grace, 2008: The Unstoppable, 2010: The Unstoppable International Edition, 2012: Away & Beyond, and 2014: The Ascension.
6. Genevieve Nnaji
Genevieve Nnaji is one of the most popular Nollywood actresses in the country. She is also an actress held in high esteem. This Nollywood star is a native of Imo State but grew up in Lagos. Genevieve Nnaji started acting the age of 8, featuring in ‘Ripples’.
The veteran actress has featured in a lot of movies, with some of the latest being: Half of a Yellow Sun (with Chiwetel Ejiofor, Thandie Newton, Onyeka Onwenu, and OC Ukeje), Doctor Bello (with Isaiah Washington, Vivica A. Fox, Justus Esiri, and Stephanie Okereke), The Truth, and Road to Yesterday Victoria (with Oris Erhuero and Majid Michel).
Oladapo Daniel Oyebanjo
D’Banj is no doubt a great celebrity in the country. The musician who ranks fourth on our list of the top 10 richest celebrities in Nigeria, has won countless local and international awards. D’banj, known by the birth name Oladapo Daniel Oyebanjo, was born in Zaria, Kaduna State. In 2014, the music artiste was named the best-selling African artist at the World Music Awards. D’banj has made achievements no other Nigerian music artist has made. In a total of 87 music awards, the musician was nominated for, he was able to win 29 of them.
D’banj has won awards at the following awards: BET Awards, Channel O Music Video Awards, Fizz Awards, Ghana Music Awards, The Headies, Kora Awards, MOBO Awards, MTV Africa Music Awards, MTV Europe Music Awards, Nigeria Entertainment Awards, Nigeria Music Video Awards (NMVA), Sound City Music Video Awards, World Music Awards, and 4Syte TV Music Video Awards.
7. Banky W
Music lovers will agree to the fact that Banky W is among the richest celebrities in the country. A pointer to the great magnitude of his wealth is his never-ending wedding with Ewatomi. Banky W is a not only a musician, he is also a great producer.
9. Kate Henshaw
Kate Henshaw is another Nollywood actress with great wealth. The movie star has featured in so many great Nollywood movies. She’s well-known in Nigeria and a good number of African countries. Kate Henshaw has luxurious houses in Lekki area of Lagos State.
Iyanya Onoyom Mbuk
It may be surprising to see Iyanya on the list. However, if the truth must be learned, the musician is one of the top 10 richest celebrities in Nigeria. The music star attained stardom some years ago, and he has been able to accumulate so much wealth. He is a winner of many awards at a wide range of Nigerian events.
That’s all about The Top 10 Richest Celebrities In Nigeria 2020.
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