Wizkid and Davido are two the most popular musicians in Nigeria. Many
people still argue who of them is better. The discussions regarding who
of two musicians is richer also don’t stop. Are you ready to compare two
idols of the Nigerian industry of rap and find out who is the richest?
You seek to learn the interesting facts about celebrities, their way of
life and career? Then we are ready to share this information with you.
Two tremendous musicians from Nigeria are known not only thanks to the
solo career. They recorded tracks together many times. However today we
will consider their achievements separately. We will compare their
awards, money, songs and admirers, and will answer the question: Wizkid
and Davido – who is the richest?
The rapper was born in Atlanta, the USA, in 1992. His real name is
David Adedeji Adeleke. The musician was initially very rich as his
father is a rich businessman and a billionaire. At the age of 23 years,
Davido could become the famous performer and the music producer.
Moreover, the musician is a co-owner of the HKN brand together with his
brother. Being the famous rapper, he could also become a producer of the
several amazing musicians, including Naeto, Tiwa Savage, etc. Also, the
musician has the contract with MTN signed in 2012 and estimated at N30
millions. Later, in 2013, he became the partner of Guinness.
Being a little boy, he has moved to Lagos where his true outstanding
career has begun. He has released the debut album for the first time in
2012. Besides, he has presented several popular solo songs to the
attention of listeners. Many admirers believe that he has reached the
maximum popularity after has released a single under the name Back When.
This song became a hit number one in the entire Africa. Davido is also a
popular initiator of scandals and often appears in the news of Nigeria.
He is known for the visits to expensive clubs and fights on the street.
shortcomings of the musician are not an occasion to deny the fact that
he is very popular and rich person. At the age of 20 years, he has
bought a mansion worth of N140 million. The total amount of money earned
by him reaches N3 billions at the moment. He has a big income thanks to
his numerous contracts, advertising and of course, to his tracks. He
has many admirers in all territory of Africa. Two hits of the singer
have 15 and 11 million viewings on YouTube. He has more than 2 million
subscribers on Facebook. He is also a star of Instagram of Nigeria.
Davido has a large number of awards (more than 20 of national and
international). For all the time of the musical career, Wizkid has been
nominated for various awards more than 50 times.
This Nigerian rapper is extremely talented. His career has begun when
he was a little boy at the age of 11 years. He was born in Nigeria in
1990. Presently he is an outstanding performer and the author of many
songs. His earliest album was released in 2001. It was released together
with the Glorious Five group and has received the name ‘Lil Prinz’. He
became widely known in 2010 after the song ‘Holla at Your Boy’. It was a
part of his debut studio album. Later, he has released some more known
singles. Wizkid is not just a solo performer. He cooperates with other
stars, such as Bracket, R2Bees, and so on. Together they have recorded
several tracks, which became the real hits in Nigeria.
he is the CEO of Star Boys record, which is considered the most known
and richest project in Nigeria. In 2012, he has signed the agreement on
cooperation with the largest company on production of drinks of Pepsi,
which has brought him the income in the size of $350,000. Besides, the
commercial transaction has given him many opportunities for advance. In
2013, he has received the one-year contract with MTN. In October of the
same year, he has signed the agreement with Guinness for a concert in
Lagos on Victoria Island in November. In 2015, it was declared that
Wizkid has signed the new agreement with giant GLO, which has been
estimated at N128 M.
Income of this great rapper is very impressive. He draws the great
attention of the public thanks to his outstanding albums. In the total,
his income makes approximately N2.3 billion. As for admirers – they
continue to grow every day. He has about 1.5 million subscribers on
Facebook at the moment.
As for awards and the nominations, Wizkid succeeded to receive many
of them. He has won 18 competitions, being nominated for an award more
than 65 times.
Both musicians really deserve the attention of fans of music
worldwide as they have made much for the Nigerian musical industry. Each
of them has his strengths. Their income is very impressive, especially,
if to consider the age of each performer.
Who is the richest musician in Nigeria?
If we compare the income of Davido and Wizkid, then it will be
obvious that the second earns a little more than the first one. However,
the distinction is not really big. Besides, Wizkid has begun the way to
success when he was still a child that attracts additional interest in
his glory. Even if we can count their money, we can’t make the same with
their talent. It is impossible to compare their songs and progress
because both of them are the best Nigerian rappers. The musical industry
of the country would be something empty without them. And a large
number of admirers of these musicians will agree with this fact.
Now we have learnt more about these famous guys and learnt some
interesting facts about Wizkid and Davido. Their biographies are really
worth your attention. Each of them has the right to be at the top. And
it isn’t important how much money each of them earns because the talent
is an immeasurable indicator. Especially as it has no borders and
musicians will be ready to please you with the tracks for a long time
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