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NIGERIA’S MUSIC TITANS: Top 10 Highest-Paid Artists In 2023

The Nigerian music industry has witnessed a meteoric rise in recent years, captivating audiences both at home and around the world.

This article delves into the top 10 highest-paid artists in Nigeria for 2023, shedding light on their incredible talent and the rewards they’ve reaped through their hard work and determination.

1. Davido – The Undisputed King:

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Davido, the highest earner on Instagram in Nigeria, takes the crown as the highest-paid artist in 2023. His performances within Nigeria command a staggering N50 million fee, while international bookings come at a premium of $400,000, including private jet flights. His captivating performances and chart-topping hits have made him a household name in Nigeria and a global sensation.

2. Wizkid – The International Star:

Wizkid, the second-highest-paid artist, demands $300,000 for international shows and ₦40 million for performances within Nigeria. His historic earnings at prestigious events like a royal wedding in India and headlining the Rolling Loud festival in Toronto, Canada, showcase his global appeal.

3. Burna Boy – The African Giant:

Burna Boy secures the third spot, charging $200,000 for international performances and ₦30 million within Nigeria. His advocacy for social justice and African pride have made him a symbol of positive change, elevating his influence far beyond music.

4. Tiwa Savage – The African Bad Girl:

Tiwa Savage, the highest-paid female artist in Nigeria, commands $150,000 for international shows and ₦27 million for performances within the country. Her exceptional live performances and historic coronation performance in England set her apart.

5. Olamide – The Richest Rapper:

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Olamide, Nigeria’s richest rapper, charges a minimum of $100,000 for international shows and a substantial ₦25 million within Nigeria. Despite releasing fewer songs, his enduring popularity remains a testament to his immense talent.

6. Naira Marley – The Marlian CEO:

Naira Marley, the Marlian Records CEO, charges at least $80,000 for international performances and a whopping ₦20 million for shows in Nigeria. His immense popularity and a significant paycheck from Access Bank for a three-day show highlight his financial success.

7. Yemi Alade – The Global Performer:

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Yemi Alade’s international appeal earns her a minimum fee of $75,000 for performances abroad and ₦18 million within Nigeria. Her energetic performances and unique style have garnered a diverse fan base worldwide.

8. Flavour – The Cultural Ambassador:

Flavour’s blend of contemporary Afrobeat and traditional highlife rhythms earns him $70,000 per international show and ₦17 million within Nigeria. He not only captivates with his music but also serves as a cultural ambassador through heartfelt lyrics and melodic tunes.

9. Kizz Daniel – The Energetic Performer:

Kizz Daniel’s energetic performances and infectious melodies command ₦13 million for shows in Nigeria and $60,000 for international performances, making him one of Nigeria’s most booked artists.

10. Rema – The Future of Afrobeats:

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Rema, a rising star, charges a minimum fee of $50,000 for international shows and ₦10 million within Nigeria. His hit song “Calm Down” boasts record-breaking views on YouTube and solidifies his place in the upper echelons of Nigerian music.

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