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Top 5 Richest Nigerian Gospel Musicians

Sammy Okposo
Sammy Okposo

1. Sammie Okposo

  • Real Name: Sammie Okposo
  • Stage Name: Okposo
  • Net worth: $750,000

Sammie Okposo is, probably, the richest Nigerian Gospel artists as of 2018. This multiple award-winning Nigerian Gospel artist has built a carer of the soundtrack producer, psalmist, entertainment consultant. He is also a CEO of Zamar Entertainment. The Delta state born artist started a singing career in 1995. Since then, has released many hit songs.

Sammie Okposo’s earnings derive from his live performance in gospel shows, album sales, and music production. These Nigerian musicians have released a lot of praiseworthy albums that have found acceptance in Nigeria and abroad. Each of them is talented and unique.

They are known to make national and international impact and release singles and albums that have won numerous awards. They all have been doing a great job over the years though the numbers speak for themselves.

Sammie Okposo’s Net worth is$750,000. He is really the richest Nigerian gospel musician.

Frank Edwards
Frank Edwards

2. Frank Edwards

  • Real Name: Frank Ugochukwu Edwards
  • Stage Name: Frank Edward
  • Net worth: $600,000

Frank Edwards  was born in Enugu (Enugu State). If you have ever listened to any of the top Gospel male singers in Nigeria, then you couldn’t but notice his name. He is known as Nigeria’s hottest Gospel rock artist. He is also a songwriter, music producer, keyboardist, and founder and owner of the record label Rocktown Records, one of the most successful record labels in the Nigerian music industry.

The gospel artist has earned his money from the live performances in Gospel shows, endorsement deals, and album sales. Frank Edwards’s the most popular songs are Changing Lives, Mma Mma, Eze Eligwe, Omema and many other.

Frank Edwards is worth over $600,000.

Nikki Laoye
Nikki Laoye

3. Nikki Laoye

  • Real Name: Oyenike Laoye-Oturu
  • Stage Name: Nikki Laoye
  • Net worth: $450,000

Nikki Laoye (born Oyenike Laoye-Oturu) is one of the richest and highly respected Gospel musicians in Nigeria. She is a highly professional Gospel artist, singer, songwriter, dancer and, occasionally, actress. She is well-known for her eclectic musical expressions and impressive stage performances. Nikki Laoye is one of Nigerian Gospel artists who was interviewed on American entertainment channel BET in 2009. She had an opportunity to perform on stage with one of the most famous American gospel artists Kirk Franklin.

Nikki Laoye has earned numerous awards for her records including The Headies Award in 2013 for Best Female Vocal Performance and the All African Music Awards (AFRIMA) in 2014 for Best Female Artiste in African Inspirational Music.

Nikki Laoye earned her fortune from a live performance in Gospel shows and album sales. Nikki Laoye’s Net worth is over $450,000.


4. Sinach

  • Real Name: Osinachi Kalu
  • Stage Name: Sinach
  • Net worth: $420,000

Sinach (real name – Osinachi Kalu) is fourth  on the list of the richest Nigerian gospel singers. The gifted gospel singer is from Ebonyi State. Sinach is a multiple award-winning Nigerian Gospel vocalist, songwriter, and chief praise leader at Believers LoveWorld. She is known internationally for several gospel hits that top the charts in Nigeria even today.

Sinach has truly become one of the most popular musicians in the Nigerian music industry thanks to such songs as “Way Maker”, “I Know Who I Am” and “Great Are you Lord”. Osinachi Kalu has released over ten albums. Additionally, Sinach has earned a lot of money for herself from a live performance in numerous Gospel shows, endorsement deals, album sales and concerts performed in Nigeria and many other countries. Sinach got married to Christ Embassy’s Pastor Joseph Egbu on June 28, 2014. Sinach’s Net worth  is estimated at$420,000.

Lara George
Lara George

5. Lara George

  • Real Name: Lara George
  • Stage Name: Lara
  • Net worth: $400,000

Lara George is highly talented and rich Gospel singer who possesses a truly captivating voice. Lara George started her singing career with membership in the successful group widely known as “KUSH”. After the group broke up, young Gospel singer went solo in 2008. Lara George made an attempt to make a difference in the Nigerian Gospel music industry with her debut album “Forever in my heart”.

The star track “Ijoba Orun” which were the most successful and made her one of the top Gospel artists in Nigeria and abroad. Lara George is an owner of numerous awards such as Trailblazer of the year 2013, best female artiste AGMA 2012, Nigeria’s Gospel artiste of the year 2010 and 2011 NEA, Female Vocalist of the Year 2010 HHWA. Lara George earned her fortune from a live performance in Gospel shows and album sales. Lara George’s Net worth is over $400,000.

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