The majority of us want to see the richest female musicians in Nigeria in 2016, and we have decided to write an article about it. Thus, according to official statistics, we compiled a list of the Top 10 richest female musicians in Nigeria. Therefore, we suggest that you carefully read the leader of our list who is quite a rich woman.
As we all know among musicians of Nigeria, have a lot of the richest female musicians. Nigerian women musicians earn significant royalties for their job right now. This applies to both men and women artists. It is not surprising that the Nigerian female artist of making millions of dollars, as well as their male counterparts. They work hard, and sometimes even more than their male counterparts. Find out if your favorite talented artiste is on the list.
10. Niyola Net Worth - $500 Thousand
Niyola Net Worth - $500 Thousand
Eniola Akinbo was born on December 9, 1985, in Lagos. Eniola Akinbo was the youngest of ten children. She sang in the church with his brothers and sisters, and she was inspired when she visited a concert Funmi Adams. That is what helped her to understand with her wish and be on the musical path.
She is professionally known by her stage name Niyola, is a Nigerian singer, recording artist, songwriter, and performer. Niyola began her singing activities in 2005, and later she was signed to Trybe's Records. Then, she has signed a contract with the label Empire Mates Entertainment (EME) and cooperates with them since 2012 until now. In 2013 she released her first hit single Too Bad, in 2014 Last Bus Stop, Love to Love You and her latest single Go On is really doing well.
Niyola won the Nigeria Entertainment Awards for Female Artist of the Year in 2014. She performed and promoted herself in many shows. She is one of the best and richest female musician of Nigeria, and she has a major role in the Nigerian music world. So, her net worth is estimated at $ 500 thousand.
9. Nneka Net Worth - $1.3 Million
Nneka Net Worth - $1.3 Million
Nneka occupies the ninth position among the richest women in the music industry of Nigeria. Nneka Lucia Egbuna was born on 24 December 1980. She is a Nigerian hip hop, soul and reggae singer, songwriter and actress. She sings in both Igbo and English but located in Germany. She began her musical career in 2003. Since 2003 Nneka has been working and cooperating with the hip-hop BeatMaker DJ Farhot, producer, who lives in Hamburg.
As a promising and young female singer she first attracted public attention in 2004 with the performance as the opening act for the dance hall reggae star Sean Paul at Hamburg Stadtpark. After she had deserved a lot of recognition, Nneka was given the green light to record her first album. In April 2005, she performed on her first tour with Patrice Bart-Williams releasing her debut EP The Uncomfortable Truth with the music label Yo Mama's Recording Company. She played shows in Germany, Austria, and Switzerland.
Nneka singles "Heartbeat," became her first song, which broke into the German Top 50. Before long, in September 2009, the song entered at number twenty in the UK Singles Chart. At the present time, Nneka gives concerts and has toured in many European and African countries, and her net worth is estimated at $ 1.3million.