Highest paid artist in Nigeria
With the rate of competition in the music industry expecialy in Nigeria music industry where there are likes of Burna boy, wizkid , Davido , Fireboy DML, Asake, Psquare, MI, Tiwa Savage, Yemi Slade and so on. It’s really hard to hit big due to the tight market.
But yet there is always ones who break through, Today we will be talking about the highest paid artist in Nigeria. You can not guess who.
As we all know burna boy is Making waves this time and even boated lately about having performed in almost all the countries in the world. Buh still there are greater Artist in Nigeria in the likes Davido and Burna boy.
But when it comes to the highest paid artist in Nigeria, them we should be definitely talking about Wizkid.
Balogun Ayodeji popularly known as Wizkid is the highest-paid artist in Nigeria. Based on reports, the African Starboy charges a minimum of $200,000 per show. He was reportedly paid $681,200 to perform at a royal wedding at one of the world’s leading private residences, Umaid Bhawan in Jodhpur, India in 2018, making him one of the highest-paid artists in the world in 2018.
Wizkid also made history earlier this year after he was paid a total of $1 Million to headline the Rolling Loud festival in Tonronto, Canada. He was another $1 Million to headline the Let’s Get Free Festival in New York, USA, making the highest paid artist in Africa history.