It is known all over the world that music is a profitable profession and that when a musician has the talent and is serious with their craft, he or she is bound to reap much great rewards from their work. Ghanaians musicians are some of the best on the African continent at the moment and they are also known worldwide due to their extraordinary talent in the music business. This recognition has translated into considerable personal wealth for them alongside the numerous awards. Below is a list of the richest Ghanaian musicians in the country and their estimated net worth.
Rapper Sarkodie is regarded by many as the best rapper on the African continent at the moment. The rapper, who was born Michael Owusu Addo, has achieved great success with his talent in music and has performed on numerous stages worldwide. All this has translated into hefty paychecks after paychecks for ‘Obidiponbidi’ and certainly ‘money no be problem’. The Sarkcess Music CEO is currently estimated to have a net worth of $11 million.
- Shatta Wale
The dancehall king is one of the most controversial artists in the Ghana music industry but that does not take his talent in music away from him. Just like Sarkodie, the Shatta Movement leader is one of the most consistent musicians in the country who known the world over. Formerly known as Bandana, he rebranded himself and has since been releasing hit after hit. He is also the brand ambassador for Infinix. Owing about four Range Rovers does not come cheap and his net worth is estimated at $6.3 million.
Stonebwoy is one of the music artists that have been putting Ghana on the map with his extraordinary talent. The Burniton Music Group president has been acknowledged for his talent and hard work through numerous accolades both locally and internationally. And all that means that his finances are in a good position. The dancehall maestro is estimated to be worth $5.7 million.
The ‘AMG beyond Kontrol’ general is being touted as one of the best rappers in the country. And he got his hands on the best rapper award to prove it. The ‘Omo Ada’ hit maker is estimated to be worth between $1 million-$4 million.