Music is an art that, in one guise or another, permeates every human society. Modern music is heard in a bewildering profusion of styles, many of them contemporary, others engendered in past eras. Music has become a very lucrative business as many have become millionaires by nursing their talent in Music. if you are a music lover or you are a fan of a a musician in Ghana, you might probably want to know who are the richest musician in Ghana.
1. Okyeame Kwame
Okyeame Kwame is a popular artist in Ghana. His success is an inspiration to many young Ghanian artists and business-people alike. He is an outspoken Ghanaian and his personality is revered in the country’s music industry, he has also signed multiple endorsement deals since he went solo about five years ago. There is currently no information on Okyeame Kwame net worth Forbes. However, Okyeame Kwame net worth 2020 is estimated to be $1.1 billion
Michael Owusu Addo, popularly known as Sarkodie, is a Ghanaian rapper and also an entrepreneur from Tema. His contributions to the Ghanaian music industry have earned him numerous accolades, including the Vodafone Ghana Music Award for Artiste of the decade. Sarkodie is arguably one of the richest musician in Ghana 2020. He has gained much international reputation with his brand. He is worth $10 million.
3. Shatta wale
Charles Nii Armah Mensah Jr., is a Ghanaian singer, songwriter, actor and CEO of Shatta Movements Empire. He won Artiste of the Year at the 2015 Vodafone Ghana Music Awards for his best known single “Dancehall King”, and has appeared films such as Never Say Never, The trial of Shatta Wale, and Shattered Lives. Shatta Wale has also set an example for other musicians in Ghana. He has been featured in a movie titled, Never Say Never where he has showcased his many talents as well. Shatta Wale net worth is estimated to be about $6.5 million although in one of the interviews he told that his net worth is actually $10 million.
R2Bees is a Ghanaian hip hop and hiplife duo from Tema made up of two cousins, Faisal Hakeem and Rashid Mugeez. They were nominated at the 2013 BET Awards. In March 2019, the duo released their third studio album Site 15. The bond between the two basically has stood strong as they are always together, they have shared the same primary school as well. In secondary school, both of the rappers were able to take a step forward as partners. The school made them official representatives during inter-school shows and programs because of the immense talent that they harnessed within them. Slowly and slowly they gained popularity.
5. Fuse ODG
Nana Richard Abiona, popularly known as Fuse ODG, is a British-Ghanaian recording artist. He is best known for his 2013 single “Antenna” which peaked at number 7 on the UK Singles Chart, and for featuring in Major Lazer’s “Light It Up” which also peaked at number 7 on the UK Singles Chart. The British Ghanaian musician made several hit songs, such as Azonto and Antenna which gave him immense fame and fortune. Born on the 2nd of December, 1988 in England, Richard’s life had taken a steep turn towards glory as he has become among the wealthiest musicians in Ghana.
6. D Black
Desmond Kwesi Blackmore, popularly known as D-Black, is a Ghanaian multiple award winning & chart topping anglophone hip-hop and Afrobeat musician, entrepreneur, philanthropist & venture capitalist from Ghana, Africa. D-Black also owns the Black Avenue Muzik record label, which produces music by Wisa Greid, Freda Rhymz, Sefa, Dahlin Gage, Nina Ricchie, and Osayo. Not too long ago it was found that D-Black had signed a deal that was worth $150,000 and you bet he is one of the richest musician in Ghana 2020. His tracks are hits in Ghana and he has therefore managed to get a spot as a wealthy and hardworking musician.
Livingstone Etse Satekla, popularly known as Stonebwoy, is a Ghanaian Afropop, dance hall and reggae singer. He is the CEO of Burniton Music Group. He won the Best International Act: Africa category at the 2015 BET Awards and Artist of the Year at the 2015 Ghana Music Awards.His achievements include an award at the BET, could have easily secured him a place in Forbes richest musicians in Ghana. The very first recording deal that he signed was with Samini music record. Stonebwoy recorded his first single which was named ‘Climax’; this was before he found his very own record label. Stonebwoy’s net worth is estimated to be $5.6 million.
Emmanuel Andrews Sammini, popularly known as Samini, is a Ghanaian Reggae and Dance hall recording artiste from Wa, Ghana. His genre of music is a melodious mixture of high life, dance hall, reggae and hip-hop. He terms his brand of music as the “African dance hall”. He has won a number of awards such as African Artiste of the Year 2008, Best African Act in the year 2006. Currently, his prospects do not seem that great when it comes to music, but high hopes everywhere for his comeback. His nt worth is estimated to be $1 Million – $5 Million
Rebecca Akosua Acheampomaa Acheampong, popularly known as Becca, is a Ghanaian singer, songwriter and actress. She first gained recognition as a contestant on the second season of TV3’s annual singing competition Mentor.Becca has signed an endorsement deal with the EKB record label. She had collaborated with various Ghanaian musicians, including several global muscicians. Her excellent performance around the world has earned her lots of awards and nominations. Her net worth is estimated to be $1 Million – $4 Million
Jane Awindor, popularly known as Efya, is a Ghanaian singer, songwriter, and actress from Kumasi. She is the daughter of Nana Adwoa Awindor, a filmmaker and celebrity host of the late television show Greetings From Abroad. She has won the Nollywood Movie Award for Best Music Soundtrack and so many other awards, Her net work is estimated to be $100,000 to $2 million