Forbes Africa has released their lists of Richest African musicians. The list was put together using factors such as endorsement value, popularity, show rates, Sales, awards, YouTube views, appearance in newspapers, investment, social media presence, Influence and so many other factors.
- Oliver Mtukudzi from Zimbabwe.
- Hugh Masekela from South Africa.
- Akon from Senegal/American
– Tinashe was born in Lexington, Kentucky, but thanks to her Zimbabwean heritage on her father’s side, the pop star has made a name for herself in Africa. Forbes Africa has named the singer the fifth most bankable African artist on the continent. She’s also the only female featured on their list of Africa’s Top 10 music money-makers.
- Don Jazzy from Nigeria.
- Wizkid from Nigeria.
- Davido from Nigeria.
- Sarkodie from Ghana.
- Black Coffee from South Africa.
- Jidenna from Nigerian/American.