Being a DJ recently became a noble profession in Nigeria because the world is moving fast. Read on to discover 15 richest DJs in Nigeria.
Being a DJ in Nigeria just recently became a noble profession because a lot of Nigerian elites have chosen to jockey as a career path. DJs now have a solid place in the Nigerian society unlike the early 2000s when they were mostly regarded as unserious people.
Today, we are talking about the top 15 richest DJs in Nigeria and their Net Worth. We hope you will be inspired as you read through.
DJ Xclusive Net Worth $2.1 M
Born Rotimi Alakija professionally known by his stage name as “DJ Xclusive” is a nephew to the popular Nigerian billionaire businesswoman Folorunsho Alakija. He is also one of Nigeria’s biggest and the most sought after disc jockeys.
Signed to Empire Mates Entertainment, the record Label owned by the popular singer Bank W, DJ Xclusive is one DJ you can’t fail to mention his name when you are counting the best of the bests in Africa. In 2010, he won the Nigerian Entertainment Award for “World Best DJ.” He was also nominated for “Best DJ” at the Black Entertainment Film Fashion Television Awards 2011.
Apart from the fact that he is the in house DJ for Empire Mates Entertainment (EME), he is also the resident Deejay for the popular radio station Cool FM (96.9).
As of this post, DJ Xclusive is currently one of the richest and the most influential DJs In Nigeria with an estimated net worth of $2.1 million dollar.
DJ Spinall Net Worth $850,000
DJ Spinall is a Nigerian born dj who has been making wave in the entertainment industry, this list wont be a complete one if we fail to mention DJ Spinall.
Born Sodamola Oluseyi Desmond with the stage name DJ Spinall was born and bred in Lagos. He is an award-winning DJ and the first Nigerian disc jocker to tour the USA with foreign endorsement.
DJ Spinall popularly called The Crazy Azz Party was signed to the Mavin Records Label in 2013 before he terminated the contract to sign a major international deal in the UK with Atlantic record lab.
However, Spinall being a Pepsi and Smirnoff Ice drink brand ambassador, is having an estimated financial net worth of $850,000.
DJ Cuppy Net Worth $2 m
DJ Cuppy also make it to the list of the richest and the most successful DJs in Nigeria, DJ cuppy is a daughter of Nigerian Billionaire business Mogul Femi Otedola. DJ cuppy success did not in any way related to his father’s wealth, as she is best known for her hard work in the entertainment industry.
She is currently an official DJ Ambassador for Pepsi and as well Global Citizen Education Ambassador. Cuppy has received so many nominations and awards for her efforts. She is today not only a Deejay but also a music producer and singer.
As of this post DJ Cuppy net worth is estimated at $2 million dollars, bringing her on the list of the top richest DJs in Nigeria.
DJ Caise Net Worth $550,000
Another powerful and successful name in the DJ/Entertainment industry is DJ Caise, DJ Caise is a Nigerian multiple award winning DJ who is best know for his mixing prowess which is exceptional. He’s best refer to as matter of show as there is never a dull moment with DJ Caise.
He is the resident DJ at Beats 99.9 FM and the deejay at Chocolate City, the record owned by the popular Nigerian rapper M.I.
Speaking about his big break in his career, the talented DJ has this to say:
“I was lucky enough to meet the General Manager of Beats 99.9 FM and he gave me a platform for me to prove myself, and with the platform, I guess I grew from strength to strength. So from Beat FM, I travelled the world performing at Big Brother Africa twice, MTV, BET and headlined festivals in Kenya and Cardiff, Wales.”
Since his debut in the entertainment industry, the young man has performed in several popular events and shows across Nigeria. As of this post DJ Caise net worth is estimated at $550,000 dollars
DJ Sose Net Worth $400,000
Dj Sose is another Nigerian Disk Jockey Whose origin is traced to Benin, Dj Sose is best know for reeling out his mix professionally and exceptionally.
DJ Sose was named Thomas Amar-Aigbe, born to a Nigerian father by Hungarian mother in Ibadan, although his family background could be traced back Edo state.
DJ Sose who had a tattoo to his face revealed that it’s part of his brand. He also proclaimed that the name “Sose” was given to him by his beloved father which means “bear witness”.
Also, DJ Sose was included in the list of the top 10 DJs in the whole of Africa by Channel 0, he has won many awards and medal in the Nigerian Entertainment industry. As of this post DJ Sose net worth is estimated to be $400,000. Dollars.
DJ Jimmy Jatt Net Worth $700,000
Born on the 15th of October 1966, Jimmy Jatts is highly regarded as one of the pioneering Hip-hop DJs in Nigeria. In 2006, he won the Hip Hop World Hall of Fame award at the maiden edition of The Headies.
DJ Jimmy was Born and bred in Lagos, DJ Jimmy Jatts is a native of Ijebu Ode in Ogun State. Just like Starboy Wizkid. He initially began his music career as a rapper with the stage name Master J.
However when he was unable to get signed to a record Label after a long time, he switched to Disk Jokey and changed his stage name to DJ Jimmy Jatts.
Till today he is still one of the biggest and best talents to come out of Nigeria and As of this post DJ Jimmy Jatts Net worth is estimated at $700,000 dollars.
DJ Lambo Net Worth $ 500,000
Also called “DJ Lamborghini,” Olawunmi Okerayi is yet another top Nigerian disc jockey that is a female. She was born and bred in Nigeria.
Just like Cuppy, DJ Lambo is giving the men a run for the money in the music industry. She is the head and president of Choc Boi Nation (CBN), an imprint of the record Label Chocolate City Music.
She has performed at several big events and shows including the popular Big Brother Naija for 3 times.
As of this post DJ Lambo is currently one of the top richest DJs in Nigeria With an estimated net worth of $500,000 dollars.
DJ Neptune Net Worth $1.1 M
DJ Neptune is not only an old name in the entertainment industry, but also a one of the biggest name in the industry.
Aside being a DJ, DJ Neptune is a singer, songwriter, entertainer and a music promoter. the multiple award winning DJ was born and bred in Nigeria.
His DJ style is exceptional, So good is he that Africamagic.dstv.com described him as not being of this planet.
The amazing DJ who is gifted at spinning different categories of musics together including Afrobeats, Jazz, Dancehall, Hiphop, R&B and Funky House, has received so many Local and international recognition and awards.
Though he was born and bred in Lagos, this unique DJ is from Edo State, Nigeria. As of this post he is currently among the richest and big wigs in the entertainment industry, with an estimated net worth of $1.1 million Dollar
DJ Baddo Net Worth $800,000
DJ Baddo is, without doubt, one of the popular disc jockeys in Nigeria. His name is Godfrey Egbe, born in Lagos but his origin is traced back to Edo state.
DJ Baddo is a music promoter and a blogger. He is the first go-to guy in the promotional mix as far as Lagos State is concerned.
So far, DJ Baddo has collaborated with many hip-hop artists in Nigeria’s music industry and among them is Terry G, Skales, Seriki, Jaywon, Durella and Samba Dance. According to Forbes, his net worth is estimated at $800,000.
DJ Kaywise Net Worth $740,000
If you are a music lover, you must have hearing of DJ Kaywise right? Dj Kaywise is a Nigerian Disk Jockey, singer, songwriter, entertainer and a record promoter.
As Of this post DJ Kaywise net worth is estimated at $740,000 Dollars
DJ Humility Net Worth: $900,000
Benedict Afagbe with the stage name DJ Humility is one of Nigeria’s hottest DJs in the industry. His mixing prowess is exceptional; most especially when it comes to hip-hop and rap songs.
DJ Humility has been nominated for different Nigerian entertainment awards as the best DJ in the country. As of the time of this post, DJ Humility is currently one of the richest and the most influential DJs in Nigeria with an estimated net worth of $900,000 dollars
DJ Gambit Net Worth $100,000
DJ Gambit is a Nigeria fast rising DJ whose exceptional work and display has earn a position in the list of the most successful and most sought after DJs in Nigeria.
DJ Gambit is a songwriter, entertainer, stage performer and a music promoter who was born and bred in Nigeria. As of this post, DJ Gambit net worth is estimated at $100,0000 dollars.
DJ ECOOL Net Worth $1.2 M
Born Ebianga Ikpeme, DJ Ecool is also a music producer and artist, who is affiliated with Davido Music Worldwide (DMW). ”Ecool is a multi-talented singer, songwriter popular Disc Jokey and a worldwide entertainer, He have been making wave in the entertainment scene since 2009.
DJ Ecool is currently one of the richest and the most influential DJ in the Nigerian Music scene, with an estimated net worth of $1.2 million dollar
DJ Coublon Net Worth $2m
Akwuba Charles Ugochukwu, professionally known as DJ Coublon, is a Nigerian record producer, entertainer, Disc Jokey and sound engineer. He was born on November 4, 1989, In Anambra State Southern Part Of Nigeria, Coublon was born into a christian family of Mr.&Mrs Akwuba. Living with his parents, DJ Coublon spent his Early life in Anambra State.
He began his interest in music at the age of 7. DJ Coublon began his music career in Onitsha, Anambra State, Southeastern Nigeria. In 2013 he moved to Lagos where he met other artists like Iyanya and Kiss Daniel. He was signed onto Made Men Music Group between September 2014 to 2016. so far he has experience massive success from his music career.
DJ Coublon is currently one of the richest and the most influential entertainer in Nigeria entertainment industry, DJ Coublon net worth is estimated to be $2.350 million Dollars.
Richest DJs In Nigeria
DJ Xclusive, DJ Cuppy and DJ Neptune are currently the richest DJS In Nigeria, with Joint estimated net worth of over $6 million Dollar as of this Post.