Top 10 Richest Fuji Musicians in Nigeria 2018

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One of the frequently searched term on google these days is “Who is the Richest Fuji Musicians in Nigeria” and for the sake of those once who wish to know who and who are topping the list of Richest Fuji Musician in Nigeria 2017/2018.

Many people have tried to talk about the Richest Fuji Musician in Nigeria but most of them are baseless because of lack of facts that is why we are intervening on this matter today. We decided to engage on this article so that we can reveal the The Top 10 The Richest Fuji Musicians in Nigeria for 2017/2018 ranking . Fuji music is known in Nigeria and it has been able to gain more ground in the country lately .

Fuji music came into play as complex of Islamic traditional music and apala style. It has changed over the years and now it is being mixed to spice up other genres . Looking at Fuji music today , a lot of musician has been able to make it big and they are well recognize all over Nigeria because of their unique sound. Most of them are  very popular in the state while other are famous in every states in Nigeria and they don’t need any introduction . Music play a vital role in human life , different people love different music genres , some would go with RnB while some would prefer rock music but there  are some people who only love Fuji tones and would never play any other song in their home.

I am very sure that most of us don’t even know what i mean with “Fuji Music” and they can’t even relate with it , this is one reason why i am going to defining what Fuji music means. Fuji music is a type of music that have a mixture of Aro, Afro,Sakara, Apala, juju, gudugudu and high life .

Fuji music is a famous music genres in Nigeria but it is most popular in the  western part of Nigeria ,it reflects the rich culture and traditions of the country. It was popular during the ancient days and it remains relevant even today. The instruments used include ,xylophones, bells, scrapers,drums, musical bows and brass instruments.

Now that we now know what Fuji music is let’s now go straight to business by listing out the correct Top 10 The Richest Fuji Musicians In Nigeria 2017/2018.

1. Ayinde Wasiu Mashal – Net Worth | N750 Million

Ayinde Wasiu Mashal is the richest Fuji artiste in Nigeria currently and he has a net worth of N750 Million last time we checked. This handsome man is most known as s Kwam 1 and Obaluaye of Fuji. Ayinde Wasiu Mashal was born on 3rd of March, 1957 in Lagos Island.

He has released not less than 50 albums since he started singing and this him alone can boast of in the history of Fuji music in Nigeria. He is the richest and most recognized Fuji star in the country and his reign started in  the mid – to late 1990s and in the late 1990s. When you talk about the most respected names in the fuji music and don’t remember to mention  Ayinde Wasiu Mashal then it’s all joke.

2. Abass Akande Obesere – Net Worth | N500 Million

Abass Akande Obesere is the second richest Fuji musician in Nigeria who is well known for radical songs, he started his music career right from his primary school to become one of the biggest name in the history of Fuji music in Nigeria.

He has released many albums just like Ayinde Wasiu Mashal and some of the album is  Asakasa, Omorapala Overthrow, Egungun Be Careful, Obaadan, Mr. Teacher, Effissy just to name a few of them. Apart from being a popular musician, he is also a well known business man who have acquired a lot of properties including lands to buildings.

3. Pasuma Wonder – Net Worth | N455 Milllion

If you are familiar with Fuji music then this name should ring bell in your ears. I didn’t say if you are a Fuji music lover because this is one of the biggest and most successful name in the history of Fuji music in Nigeria. He is popularly known as Alhaji Pasuma Wonder, this man was just managing himself  just like every other upcoming musician before his break through came after he released  “Orobokibo” album . The album was released in 1995 and before we knew what was happening he has turned out to be a big name in the game.

He has properties worth millions of Nairaall over Nigeria and his “Orobokibo” song has become a popular slang in the western part of Nigeria.

4. Saheed Osupa – Net Worth | N450 Million

This is another prominent name in Fuji music in Nigeria . Saheed Osupa is one of the most wealthiest Fuji musicians in Nigeria today . He is originally from Ibadan, Oyo state, he kicked off his singing career back in 1983 and has released over 20 albums. He made history when he released four in one albums because he is the only musician who has done that  in Nigeria.

He is one of the most patronized Fuji musicians for shows, Saheed Osupa performs in more than ten shows in a week, he is at the fourth spot on the list of richest musicians in Nigeria .

5. Adewale Ayuba – Net Worth | N400 Million

It doesn’t shock to know that many richest Fuji musicians in Nigeria is not educated but Adewale Ayuba is one of the few educated once that is why his name is always well emphasized . He was one of the first set of Glo Ambassador unveiled many years back.

His songs are easily identified due to the way his arrange/organise them, he uses his academic knowledge to balance his work . His net worth is estimated to at N400 Million

6. Sule Alao Malaika – Net Worth | N300 Million

At the number sixth spot on the list of Richest Fuji Musicians in Nigeria we have another talented artiste known as Sule Alao Malaika, many of you might not know this man but trust me he is one of the biggest name in Fuji world. He is mostly called Malaika by fans and has performed in numerous countries such as Canada, Malaysia, Ireland, Wales, United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Egypt, Libya and so on.

He is also successful like the other once i have mentioned earlier and he has completed his  multi million house in Ajah, Lagos state.

7. Shefiu Alao – Net Worth | N200 Million

Those people from Ogun State will not need any introduction of this man because his  ‘musical palace’ situated in the heart of Abeokuta. I don’t think it is ideal to mention the list of richest Fuji stars in Nigeria without including this name , it will be completely absurd to do that.

The Igbos may not know him but trust me majority of Yoruba’s prefers him  because he is their favorite Fuji musician.

8. Muri Thunder – Net Worth | N100 Million

At the number eight spot is another young man known as Muri Thunder . As his name implies , he became very famous so loud like Thunder. He started from the Ajegunle/Amukoko slums to become a big name in the hustle.

Despite he is very young his music appeals to a much older audience as he consistently maintained that he took cues from the late Sikiru Ayinde Barrister. He is one of the most consistent Fuji star and has remained relevant since day one .

9. Taiye Currency – Net Worth | N85 Million

This man is one of the most successful musicians in Oyo State and has massive fans in Ibadan. He has gradually parts and passel of the richest artiste in Nigeria .

10. Remi Aluko – Net Worth | N55 Million

At this number tenth spot on this list is another well known and respected Fuji star called  Remi Aluko . He has made name and money for himself with his christian vibes that he delivers in Fuji voice.

Remi Aluko is one of the best stars in the fuji scene and he has come to stay because he is been around for a donkey years. He is popular for his habit of giving a Fuji touch to several hip hop tunes which appeals large number of fans.

Don’t get it twisted, whenever you are looking for the Top 10 The Richest Fuji Musicians In Nigeria 2017 just visit here.


  • nice one bro…No wonder, so many of the traditional beats disappeared under such pressure. However, one particular style did not vanish.

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