In this post, we will be showing you the Top 10 Best Male Musicians In Nigeria rated according to their number of award. Be the end of this post, you will be able to know the best musicians in Nigeria and their biography.
Wizkid is the first among the top Top 10 Best Male Musicians In Nigeria. Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun professionally known as Wizkid was born on 16 July 1990 at Surulere Lagos. Wizkid has been active since year 2001 when he started recording music and released a collaborative album with glorious five at the age of 11 . He joined Empire mates Entertainment record label in 2009. And left when the contract expired .Wizkid is regarded as the first among the top 10 musicians in Nigeria because of his outstanding global fame and he has the greatest number of awards in the music industry. Wizkid is known with names like Lil prinz, Starboy, Machala, Daddy Yo, Baba nla , Big wiz. Wizkid has dropped 4 Albums and has 65 awards . His net worth is estimated at $63.3 million.
2. Burna Boy
Damini Ebunoluwa Ogulu professionally known as Burna boy or Oluwa Burna, was born 2nd July 1991 in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, Nigeria. Burna boy started making music when he was 10. He later went to London for university and Left after two years and came to Nigeria 2010 . He is known for his creativity. As a result of his new finding Burna boy created a confluence of genres that would become his signature sound. Burna boy has released 6 albums and he has received 37Awards. He has estimated net of about $17 million, which made him to become the second person in the Top 10 Best Male Musicians In Nigeria.
David Adedeji Adeleke, professionally known as Davido is an American-born Nigerian singer, songwriter and record producer. He was born 21 November 1992 in Atlanta, Georgia, United States. Davido became active in 2009, January 2016, he signed a record deal with Sony Music, which he later founded the record label Davido Music Worldwide (DMW). He is also as OBO( Omo Baba Olowo) Davido’s music blends traditional African elements with global mainstream pop. Davido has released 3 albums and has 29 Awards . He has estimated net worth of about $70 million.
Olamide Gbenga Adedeji, professionally known as Olamide and Baddo was born 15 March 1989 at Bariga, Ikeja in Nigeria .Olamide is a Nigerian rapper, singer and Song writer. He is YBNL boss. Olamide is recognized as one of the most influential musician in the whole Africa. He began singing in 2010. He is Also known as Olamide Baddo, BaddoSneh or simply Baddo. On 17 July 2013, Olamide became the first Nigerian to sign an endorsement deal with Ciroc. He was signed to ID Cabasa’s Coded Tunes record label and was managed by Toni Payne. In 2012, he left Coded Tunes and started his own record label YBNL Nation. Olamide has released 8 albums and has 22 awards. He records in Yoruba and English. He has estimated net work of about $10 million.
Folarin Falana born 27 October 1990 Mushin, Lagos State. He is Bahd professionally known by his stage name Falz.
Falz is a Nigerian rapper, songwriter and actor . Falz is an outstanding rapper. He started his music career at the year 2009. He went to University of Reading England, Falz was called to bar the in year 2012 after graduating from the Nigeria Law School in Abuja. Falz has released 4 albums, he has 12 awards. He has estimated net worth of about $10 million.
Patrick Nnaemeka Okorie know professionally as Patoranking was born on 27 May 1990 at Ijegun-Egba Satellite Town Nigeria. He is a reggae-dancehall singer and songwriter. Patoranking has been active since 2009, collaborating with artists like Konga, XProject, slam and Reggie Rockstone . Year 2010 Patoranking signed a record deal with K- Solo’s Igberaga . He has released many hit songs. Patoranking has released 3 albums and he has received 12 awards . He has estimated net worth of about $5 million.
2Face also known as 2Baba Professionally was born Innocent Ujah Idibia on 18 September 1975 .He is a Nigerian singer ,songwriter, record producer and an entrepreneur. 2Face has been active since 1994. He is one of the long established musician in Nigeria . 2Face( Tuface)he obtained the name 1996 and later in 2016 changed it to 2Baba.2Face has been in music more than two decades. He has dropped 7 albums and has 21 awards . 2Face has estimated net worth of about $22 million.
D’banj as professionally known was born Oladapo Daniel Oyebanjo on 9 June 1980 at Zaria in the Northern part of Nigeria. He is a Nigerian singer, rapper and songwriter. He is also known as KOKO master. D’banj has been active since 2004. He is one of the Nigerian musicians that have made impart in the industry. D’banj became known internationally when he released his summer hit “Oliver Twist”
He has released a lot of hit songs. D’banj has released 4 albums and has received 29 awards. He has estimated net worth of about $ 13.5 million.
Flavour known as Chinedu Okoli was born 23 November 1983 at Enugu State Nigeria. Flavour, is a Nigerian singer and song writer. He is also known as Flavour N’abania and Ijele Of African. Flavour is known across Africa and the world. He has been active since 2005. Flavour started his musical career as a drummer for a local church at Enugu State in eastern part of Nigeria. He has released 7 albums . Flavour has received 13 awards. His net worth still not known.
10. Fireboy DML
Fireboy DML as known professionally was born Adedamola Adefolahan on 5 February 1996. He is a Nigerian singer an songwriter. Fireboy DML was born in Abeokuta, Ogun state, He was a member of his local church earlier. He started having interest in music while studying at Obafemi Awolowo university.Fireboy DML signed to YBNL Nation, a record label founded by Nigerian rapper Olamide. The young artist has been active since year 2012. He was a member of his local church choir. Fireboy developed interest in music while studying at Obafemi Awolowo University. Fireboy has released 3 albums. He has won 8 awards .Fireboy DML has estimated net worth of…..
List Of Top 10 Best Male Musicians In Nigeria
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