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Top 10 Richest Rappers in Nigeria

Top 10 richest rappers in Nigeria.

Richest rappers in Nigeria: Nigeria is a hub for talented rappers in the African continent. These artistes makes a lot of income from their talents. It is not surprising to see rappers from Nigeria ranked among the best musicians in the world

In this article, we have gathered the top 10 wealthiest Rappers in Nigeria.

Top 10 Richest Rappers in Nigeria

1 Olamide – $12 million

Olamide is undoubtedly the most successful Nigerian rapper at the moment.


His career blossomed in 2010 when he released his single Eni Duro and in 2011 his album Rapsodi. The successful album was followed by the second album YBNL, which featured a few hit singles that made Olamide popular in no time.

Olamide has seven studio albums and is featured on one compilation recording. He has won many awards like a NEA, at the most prestigious Nigerian and African award ceremonies.

Top 10 Richest Rappers in Nigeria

2 Phyno -$10 million

Among the wealthiest rappers in Nigeria is Phyno. The Penthauze  boss started his music career in 2003 as a producer. He has crafted beats for top musicians such as Flavour, Timaya and many others.


Phyno owns many extravagant assets such as the 3 bedroom duplex worth about N170 million at Chevy View Estate, Chevron Drive in Lekki, and another mansion at Enugu State. He also owns expensive cars including a Rolls Royce Phantom.

3 M.I Abaga -$8 million

MI was was CEO of Chocolate City from June 2015 to 2019. He has released four studio albums, four mixtapes and two EPs since debuting in 2008. MI has also bagged a lot of awards in Nigeria and Africa.

M.I has spent quit some time in the industry and has been working had and consistent,he has signed a deal with indigenous Glo Nigeria.


Among the cars in his garage includes; Mercedes G wagon, Bentley  Continental GT, among others.

Top 10 Richest Rappers in Nigeria

4 Reminisce -$7 million

Among the top 10 wealthiest rappers in Nigeria. Reminisce is a Brand Ambassador for SAMSUNG.

He has released three studio albums in his career so far.


In 2014, Reminisce was ranked one of the top seven rappers in the world.

5 Ice Prince -$5 million

Ice Prince Zamani is one of the richest rappers in Nigeria. he is worth is estimated at $5 million.

Zamani began his musical career in 1999. He started writing Rap songs and performing at social events in his school. Subsequently, he started recording his songs in the studio and in 2002, he formed the ECOMOG Squad with some of his friends in Jos.


Ice Prince released his debut single which he titled Extraordinary in 2004. That same year, he also released RewindRewind got airplays and charted top on several radio stations.

Top 10 Richest Rappers in Nigeria

6 Falz -5 million

Folarin Falana knwon as Falz is one of the best rappers in Africa right now.

He currently owns an independent record label called Bahd Guys Records. Falz also  unveiled his film production company with name House21TV.


The talented rapper has released four studio albums so far.

Falz has earned a lot of from his talent. Among the cars in his garage includes; Rolls Royce Phantom worth N145 million, Falz Lexus LX570 worth N34 million among others.

Top 10 Richest Rappers in Nigeria

7 Naeto C -$ 3.5 million

Naeto C has broken all boundaries and surpassed more limits than any up and coming artist, lyrically and production.


He has been ranked among the richest and most influential artists in Nigeria.

Naeto has released four albums through out his career with several hit singles including; Sitting on Top, I Believe, Ten Over Ten  and many more

8 Lynxxx -$3 million

Lynxxx became the first Nigerian artist to be endorsed by the global brand Pepsi.


n addition to his musical career, Lynxxx is also an entrepreneur. He established several successful businesses prior to his musical career, which include a clothing line called Syndik8 Denim, a digital recording studio called Red Room Studio, a media company called Happy Teddy Media (HTM), and Syndik8 Films.

9 Lil Kesh -$ 2 million

As a recording artist affiliated with YBNL Nation, Lil Kesh has established his own record label YAGI Records (an acronym for “Young And Getting It”) and is managed by Massive Management.

Lil Kesh is now based in the city of Lekki. He was a linguistic student at the University of Lagos before leaving school to concentrate on music


He has since released several hit songs including; Shoki, Gbese, Efejoku, Undertaker and many more

10 Vector -$ 2 million

He is the voice behind a Sprite commercial that aired on radio stations across Nigeria since 2009. He also had “the longest freestyle rap in Nigeria”

 Vector signed a joint venture with Starstruck Management Inc and Create Music Group to release his 4th studio project Extended play titled “Vibes Before Teslim: The Journey To Self Discovery”