Wizkid Net Worth – Wizkid is one of Nigeria’s biggest hip hop stars, as well as the richest musicians in Nigeria. With wealth and fame in equal measure, it’s no wonder he lives a life only a few dare dream of.
The young man enjoys a glamorous life of parties, girls, awards, cars, and mansions.
Wizkid has produced many songs and made several collaborations that have turned successful. Apart from singing, he has also secured many endorsements deals with the likes of MTN Nigeria and GLO which paid him N120 million to become its ambassador.
He also secured multi-million deals with Pepsi and Guinness that brought him more money on the table.
Singer Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun proudly known as Wizkid, is a singer and songwriter.
The singer began his musical carrier at the age of 11 in a local church near his home, which he later joined a local band called the Glorious Five.
This group was formed by Wizkid and some of his peers whom they all attend the same church.
The highly-rated artist released a collaborative album alongside his peers who are part of the glorious five in 2007, though the album didn’t get much recognition as they were still upcoming artists as at that time.
The singer met OJB Jezreel during his struggling days and he became his mentor.
He then started visiting Jezreel’s studio watching and learning from the recordings by artists like 2 Face Idibia and Sound Sultan.
He then join Empire Mates Entertainment (E.M.E) in 2009, and that was the year wizkid got his big break into the music industry. He was also the first signed under the then-popular record label co-owned by Banky W.
He gained his popularity with the release of “Holla at Your Boy”, the song from his debut album “Superstar” in 2010. The song topped the charts in 15 countries making him Nigeria’s most successful pop artist.
On the 5, March 2013 he made it public to establish his own record label, ‘Star Boy Entertainment, he also got endorsement deals with MTN and Guinness that same year.
|Real name:||Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun|
|Date of birth:||16 July 1990|
|Country of Origin:||Federal Republic of Nigeria|
|Source of Wealth:||Entertainment, Clothing, and Endorsement|
|Net worth:||₦7.3 Billion|
Wizkid Net Worth- $30 million
The singer as estimated on Forbes information, Wizkid top the list of the richest musicians in Nigeria.
The net worth of Wizkid is estimated as $30 million which is equivalent to around ₦11.69 billion (October 2020)
Wizkid Net Worth is estimated to ₦11.69 billion Naira, as you can see the singer is one of the top richest musicians in Africa. He is not just talented but hard working.
Wizkid net worth can also be found in his big deal endorsements one of the major source of revenue for him. Being a superstar with a huge following, Wizkid attracts the biggest brand endorsements. Some of his biggest endorsements include:
- Pepsi: ₦127 million for a 1-year contract on his 25th birthday
- Glo: ₦120 million for a 2-year contract
- Dolce & Gabbana: ₦7.2 million just for a catwalk in only 1 Milan show
- Nike: ₦743 million for 5 years
Wizkid Cars Net Worth:
Wizkid has a soft spot for cars. This is evident in the number and types of cars he flaunts on a regular basis. These cars were acquired brand new A.K.A tear rubber and run into millions of naira.
Some of these you may not have heard of before. Check out all Wizkid’s cars and prices below:
1. Lamborghini Urus Over- ₦101 million
2. Bentley Continental GT Speed Convertible: ₦45- ₦50 Million
3. Porsche Panamera N50.8 Million
4. BMW X6 (N12 Million)
5. Mercedes Benz G63 AMG ₦55 – 65 Million
6. Hyundai Sonata (N6 Million)
7. Mercedes-Benz Kompressor ₦9 million
8. Porsche Cayenne – ₦18 million
How Wizkid Make & Spend Money?
The largest amount of money that Wizkid earns comes from different various endorsement deals.
Throughout his career, he has held multiple big contracts with some large players, such as Pepsi, Guinness, MTN and Glo
He is the ambassador for Ciroc Premium Vodka and he has also worked with Nike many times.
When it comes to his spending, he has several large houses in Nigeria and the US. His Surulere mansion is reported to be worth $36,140, while his Lekki mansion is worth $189,040.
He is also a big fan of expensive cars, which he enjoys purchasing for himself. His clothes and accessories are also worth a fortune.
He’s a big fan of Dolce & Gabbana, and Gucci. Wizkid owns a diamond wristwatch worth $1.2 million.
Top Wizkid Super Music:
- Oju Elegba
- Thank You
- In My Bed
- Wiz Part
- Mummy Mi
- Expensive sh*t
- Kind love
- Beat Of Life
- African Bad Girl
- Baba Nla
- Yapa (remix)
- Medicine (remix)
- Sweet Love
- Come Closer ft drake
- Daddy Yo
- One For Me ft Ty dolla sign,
- Picture Perfect
- All For Love ft bucie
- Dirty wine ft Ty dolla sign
- Gbese ft. Trey songzs
- Nasty ride ft ty dolla sign
- Ghetto Youth
- Body hot (remix) ft praiz
- Wine to the top (remix)
- You don’t know (ft wizkid) – Justine
- One Dance -Drake ft wizkid & Kyle
- Shabba ft Chris Brown
- Soco instrumental
- Brown Skin Girl
- Show You The Money
- Dis Love
- I Like
- G Love
- Jaiye Jaiye
Top Album Released By Wizkid:
Album 1- Super Star
The release of super star album in 2011 really made naija dance floor go crazy. Mostly, One of his single titled, “Holla At Your Boy” was the talk of the town.
The amazing response of fans toward the track was awesome as they praise him for taking his time to deliver such an interesting and lively lines.
List Of tracks In Super Star Album:
- Say my Name
- No lele
- Scatter the Floor
- Wizkid ft Banky W- Slow Whine
- Love My Baby
- Gidi Girl
- Oluwa Loni
- Don’t dull
- Tease Me
- Wizkid ft skales & Banky w-EME boyz
- What You Wanna Do
- Wizkid ft Wandy Coal-Whine for me
- Wizkid ft D prince- Wad up
- Shout Out
Album 2 – Empire Mate State Of Mind:
This album was release in 2012 , he featured his employer Banky W and also his record label mate, they all worked for the success of this album.
As at 2012 when the album was released, It caught the attention of his fans, the singles was accepted nationally.
List of Tracks In Empire Mate State Of Mind Album:
- Baddest Boy
- Dance For Me
- Get Down Tonight
- KO Mo Me
- Sun Mo Mi
- Don’t Delay Me
Album 3 – Ayo:
This means Joy in English, is another album that was released by the Artist but this time, in his newly- created record label which called “star boy record label”.
According to the singer, so many issues came up before the album was released, at that moment he also quit EME record label. the inspiration of this album came after he had settle all differences and decide to name it JOY.
List of Tracks In Ayo (Joy)
- On Top Your Matter
- One Question
- Bom Bay
- Show You The Money
Wizkid Net Worth vs Davido Net Worth
Fans of celebrities compare their favorite celebrities with their counterparts. One person that Wizkid is constantly being compared to is Davido.
Just like Wizkid, Davido is a popular Musician from Nigeria. Although he made his debut long after Wizkid, Davido has been able to record huge success both locally and international. He also has a lot of money to match his fame. Who is richer, however?
According to information online currently in 2020, Davido’s net worth is $20m or ₦7.79 billion and Wizkid starboy is estimated at $30 million or ₦11.69 billion.
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