Top 10 Richest Rappers in Nigeria Today (2018 Ranking)

Wondering about who are the richest rappers in Nigeria 2017/2018? this post we are going to be sharing with will give you a complete breakdown of the Top 10 Richest Rappers in Nigeria Today accompanied with their net worth respectively. Mind you, there is a big difference between the hottest rappers in Nigeria and the richest rappers in Nigeria, just so you don’t get it twisted.

The Top 10 Richest Rappers in Nigeria Today (2018 Ranking)

1. Olamide

Olamide Baddo is the richest rapper in Nigeria today and i know a lot of you anticipated this before i even disclosed it. No doubt, he is the undisputed best and richest rapper in Nigeria 2017. The Bariga born artiste is the most industrious rapper in Nigeria today even MI Abaga himself has confessed this. He is the only Nigerian rapper that has released six albums in six years since he started his career .

Olamide owns one of the biggest record label in Nigeria today, Yahoo Boy No Laptop, popularly cut short as YBN Nation. He is the street favorite and he often perform street show for free without charging for it. He has helped blow/introduce most popular artistes to the world and he is one of the most influential artist in the country that has worked with other rappers like Phyno, Davido, Falz, e.t.c


2. M.I

In time past, M.I (Mr Incredible) whose real name is Mr Incredible Abaga use to be the richest rapper in Nigeria but as you can see things have changed and it seems the table is turning around. There are loads of rappers springing up and this has tremendously affected his net worth because he is being kicked out of his former position.

He doesn’t even sing again and we are all wondering how he is managing to retain this second position. MI Abaga is a legendary rapper that has been able to win the heart of millions  with his several albums. MI is currently signed under Chocolate City and he is the front-line artiste after his label mates part ways with the label. MI has won some numbers of awards including MTV Africa Music Award in 2009 amongst several others.


3. Phyno

The next richest Nigerian rapper on the queue is the man from the East and he is called Phyno Phino. The third richest rapper in Nigeria 2017 is Phyno Obago and he is the most successful rapper from the east side of Nigeria trying to produce other rap king from his route. The producer turned rapper is crowned the richest rapper from east beating the likes of N*gga raw oneh, Slow Dog, Zoro Swagbag and the rest of them. He is obviously one of the most talented indigenous rapper in Nigeria and he also sings. He ditches out his joint in Pidgin English, good English and Igbo language.


4. Reminisce

The number four richest rapper in Nigeria is Baba Afusa also known as Reminisce. This guy is the best and richest Yoruba rappers in Nigeria after the almighty Olamide Baddo. Reminisce is another hard working rapper and he has been doing so well lately and there are evidence that the rapper is living that life and the money is coming non-stop. Reminisce is highly worshiped by Western folks and they love to patronize him in any show that is organised by the Yoruba people. He is often compared to the late Da grin and many will think he deserves more than this spot. well, we are very certain that he has come to stay and he will keep climbing up on this list .


5. Falz The Badt Guy

He is really the bad guy when it comes to delivering rap rhymes in humorous way. Falz The Badt Guy is really moving to the top of his hustle in a fast pace and he is one of the most talked about rapper in recent times. The fastest rising rapper was no where as at two years ago , but he is now one of the biggest name in the rap game recently because of hard work. He is one of the newest art in the entertainment industry who became known after he started uploading some funny skits on his Instagram page. He is a lawyer by profession but decided to pursue rap because it pays most as he said in one of his latest hit.

The wealthy rapper has also been featured in a popular movie called Jenifa’s Diary and also has a lot of endorsement deals from giant companies. His father is a famous lawyer who wanted his son to be like him but Falz would rather prefer to follow his dream that is what has brought him this far.

We won’t be emphasizing much on other rappers that made the list Top 10 richest rappers in Nigeria 2017, but they are listed below.

6. Naeto c

7. Lynxxx

8. Vector Da Vipper

9. Ice Prince Zamani

10. Lil Kesh


Where you expecting to see your favorite rappers on this list and you didn’t. If you didn’t see their names that can only mean one thing which is, they obviously didn’t make this list . Know that this list is not static or permanent as it is also subject to periodic charge.


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