Have you ever thought of who the richest musicians in Ghana are?
You will find them all in here…
Ghana is a rising force in the African music industry.
Today, so many stars have popped up from this nation and they are making the African music industry proud.
Ranging from rappers to good singers.
Ghana has a lot of talented acts that are ever ready to please the eyes of viewers.
In this article, we are going to take a look at the top ten richest musicians in Ghana and their net worth.
You may know some of the musicians in this list.
Some of them mostly collaborate with Nigerian acts and other international acts, so they have gained some popularity all over Africa.
Now, let us get down to the list…
Top 10 Richest Musicians In Ghana 2021
Here are the top 10 richest musicians in Ghana;
10. D-Black (Net Worth: $1.6 Million)
On the number tenth spot in this list, we have Desmond Kwesi Blackmore (aka D-Black).
He was born on the 12th of January 1986 in Accra, Ghana.
He is now popularly known as Damian Black, and he is making great waves in the Ghana music industry.
D-Black is the CEO of Black Avenue Music Label in Ghana.
With the advantage of having hip-hop lovers as parents, D-Black started his music career even before he became a teenager.
With so many deals to his name, he is currently one of the richest Ghanaian musicians today.
How Much is D-Black’s Net Worth?
D-Black is currently estimated to worth a total sum of about $1.6 Million dollars.
This makes him the tenth richest musician in Ghana today.
9. Samini (Net Worth: $2 Million)
Samini is currently one of the most prominent Ghanaian acts in the music industry.
Though he goes by the birth name Emmanuel Andrews Samini, he is well known as just Samini all over the nation.
He was born on the 22nd of December 1981 in Accra, Ghana.
Before he came into the limelight, Samini used to sing in his church.
It was from church that he decided to release his own album.
This was a success, and it quickly shot him into the music space.
His first single which was titled ‘Linda’ is a hit in Ghana till date.
Over the years, he has gone on to feature other well-renowned musicians.
He is even a recipient of numerous music awards and nominations.
What is Samini’s Net Worth?
As we speak, Samini is currently said to worth $2 Million, making him one of the richest musicians in Nigeria.
8. Tinny (Net Worth: $2.3 Million)
Tinny is a Ghanaian musician who goes by the real name ‘Nii Addo Quaynor’.
He was born on the 19th of January 1982 in Osu, Ghana.
Currently, he is one of the most famous rappers in Ghana.
His songs are played by almost everyone in Ghana.
Since he launched into the music scene back in 1994, Tinny has dropped a total of five albums.
He has bagged a lot of deals over the years.
He was once the brand ambassador of Globacom Ghana, and he has bagged several other endorsement deals ever since.
In addition, he is the CEO of Kankpe Records and has done collaborative works with other Ghanaian acts like Shatta Wale, Kwabena, and many others.
What is Tinny’s Net Worth?
With so many deals and investments spread across different fields, Tinny is said to be one of the richest musicians in Ghana.
Today, he is worth $2.3 Million dollars.
7. Fuse ODG (Net Worth: $4 Million)
Nana Richard Abiona who goes by the stage name ‘Fuse ODG’ is a Ghanaian musician and song producer.
He was born on the 2nd of December 1988 in London.
Although he was born in London, Fuse ODG grew up in Ghana.
Fuse ODG was educated at the Archbishop Lanfranc School.
He is the founder of the famous 3Beat Record Label.
Today, he is one of the most recognized Ghanaian musicians in the international music scene.
He has collaborated with superstars like Major Lazer, Sean Paul, Wyclef Jean, Wande Coal, and a host of others.
What is Fuse ODG’s Net Worth?
Being a very popular artist, Fuse ODG has bagged several endorsement deals and more.
Currently, he is estimated to worth $4 Million.
This makes him one of the richest musicians in Ghana.
6. R2Bees (Net Worth: $4.6 Million)
There is hardly anyone in Africa who hasn’t at least heard of R2Bees.
This is a music group made up of two acts just like the defunct P-Square.
These two acts are Rashid Mugeez and Faisal Hakeem.
They were both born and raised in Tema, Ghana.
As musicians, R2Bees have their own record label called ‘R2Bees Entertainment’.
They are well known for their creativity in the genres of Highlife, Afrobeat, and hip-hop.
They have been together for a very long time now.
Right from childhood, these two acts have been together.
They discovered their music talent right from their days in school.
While still in school, they used to represent their school in school music competitions.
They have featured several African music stars like Wizkid, Wande Coal, Sarkodie, Asumadu Killbeatz, Davido, and many others.
What is R2Bees’s Net Worth?
The current net worth of R2Bees is $4.6 Million dollars, thus making them a part of this list of richest musicians in Ghana.
5. Becca (Net Worth: $5 Million)
Becca who goes by the full name Rebecca Akosua Acheampomaa Acheampong is a well-known Ghanaian singer and songwriter.
She was born on the 15th of August 1986, in Kumasi, Ghana.
She has registered herself as a very talented artist with all her three albums.
Becca is very talented, and she is making waves in the Ghana industry today.
Presently, Becca is turning tables in the music industry, and she is currently under the EKB Record label.
She is well known both within and outside Ghana, and she has collaborated with several African acts.
Some of them are; 2Face, M.I, Uhuru, and many others too numerous to mention.
What is Becca’s Net Worth?
With an estimated net worth of $5million, Becca sits firmly in the 5th position on this list.
4. Stonebwoy (Net Worth: $5.6 Million)
Livingstone Etse Satekla (aka Stonebwoy) is another Ghanaian musician who is making great waves in the music industry.
He was born on the 5th of March 1988,and he is the founder of VP Records.
Just like Shatta Wale, Stonebwoy is one of the greatest dancehall artists in Ghana today.
He is a very popular Artist in Ghana, and he has bagged a lot of endorsement deals for his fame.
He often hosts musical shows both within and outside Ghana, and he has a huge fan base in the country.
What is Stonebwoy’s Net Worth?
As we speak, Stonebwoy is said to be worth a whopping $5.6 Million dollars.
This makes him one of the richest musicians in Ghana.
3. Okyeame Kwame (Net Worth: $6 Million)
Kwame is one of the most prominent musicians in Ghana today.
He was born on the 17th of April 1976.
Kwame is a singer, songwriter, director, and entrepreneur.
He is a native of Nsuta in Ghana.
Kwame focuses on the genre of Afro-pop, hip life, and he also raps.
Kwame attended the Anglican Senior High School in Kumasi, Ghana.
For his undying passion for music, he took up a course on music while at the Kwame Nkrumah University.
There in the university, he focused on playing the classic guitar.
At the end of his program, Kwame graduated with a degree in Linguistics, and by then, he was already a very good musician.
- Personal Life
Kwame is happily married to Annica Nsiah-Apu, and they are blessed with two children.
Music has given him so many benefits, that he is considered by many to even be the richest musician in Ghana.
What is Kwame’s Net Worth?
With a net worth of $6 Million, Kwame is undoubtedly one of the richest musicians in Ghana today.
2. Shatta Wale (Net Worth: $6.2 Million)
Born on the 17th of October 1984, Shatta Wale is a Ghanaian musician and songwriter, and record producer.
Although he goes by the real name ‘Charles Nii Armah Mensah Jr’, he is better known by his stage name ‘Shatta Wale’.
He started out with the stage name ‘Bandana’, but he later changed it to Shatta Wale. He is one of the most prominent dancehall artists in Ghana today.
Shatta Wale was shot into the spotlight after a very promising performance in 2014, which won him an award as the Artiste of the Year.
This was at the Ghana Music Awards in 2014.
Since then, Shatta Wale continued to rise.
This award was actually given to him because of his hit single titled ‘Dancehall King’.
That is still one of his greatest songs till date.
What is Shatta Wale’s Net Worth?
The Ghanaian musician Shatta Wale is currently said to worth $6.2 Million, making him the second richest musician in Ghana.
1. Sarkodie (Net Worth: $7 Million Dollars)
The number one person in this list is Sarkodie.
Sarkodie who goes by the real name Michael Owusu Addo is a Ghanaian rapper, singer, and songwriter.
He was born on the 10th of July 1988 in Tema, Ghana.
His specialty in the music industry is hip-hop and hip life.
Sarkodie is a gifted rapper who has made the continent proud with his talents so many times.
He is currently the CEO of the SarkCess Music, and a few other labels.
Sarkodie attended Tema Methodist High School.
This was where he finished, and was later admitted to IPMC.
This was where he finished with a Degree in Graphic Design.
Sarkodie is one of the most featured Ghanaian artistes of all time.
Through his musical career, he has featured a lot of world-class music stars both within and outside Africa.
He has collaborated with acts like R2Bees, Fuse ODG, Tiwa Savage, Ace Hood, Efya, Runtown, and many others.
What is Sarkodie’s Net Worth?
Currently, Sakordie is said to worth a whopping $7 Million dollars, making him the richest musician in Ghana today.
Conclusion of ‘Top Ten Richest Musicians In Ghana’.
So far, these are the richest musicians in Ghana.
They are all well-talented musicians and they are making both Ghana and Africa proud with their talents.
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