WizKid’s net worth was about $4 million as of July 2022.
Nigerian singer and songwriter WizKid hails from Lagos.
He agreed to a record deal with Empire Mates Entertainment in 2009. (E.M.E). He gained notoriety in 2010 when his debut studio album, Superstar, featured the song “Holla at Your Boy” (2011).
How much money is Wizkid worth?
With a $30 million net worth in 2022, Wizkid will rank among the wealthiest musicians in Nigeria.
The singer keeps performing worldwide tours, increasing his earnings. Fans shouldn’t be shocked if Wizkid adds another pricey home or vehicle to his list of possessions.
Wizkid, who has received over 3.4 billion streams across all of his credits on Spotify, was the most streamed Nigerian artist of all time by February 2021.
Wizkid Music Group
In March 2013, Wizkid launched his label imprint Starboy Entertainment. He told Silverbird Television’s Yvonne Ekwere that he intended to sign new acts to the label.
He claimed in a Showtime Celebrity interview that he started his own record label to give upcoming musicians a stage to display their talent. Maleek Berry and Legendury Beatz joined Wizkid’s imprint in April 2013.
“Lagos to Soweto” and “The Matter” are among the Berry projects on which he collaborated. He unveiled pictures of himself with the two musicians in May 2013. In August 2013, Wizkid debuted the “Caro” music video and revealed the signing of L.A.X.
Following his performance at the 17th annual Ghana Music Awards, Wizkid announced the signings of Efya, R2Bees, and Mr. Eazi on May 7, 2016.
Terri was signed by Wizkid to Starboy Entertainment in 2018. He announced the news on Twitter.
Who is the Richest Between Davido and Wizkid?
As fans of each artist argue over “who is the richest?,” there have been ongoing, protracted controversies involving Davido and Wizkid’s net worth over the years.
While there are many educated guesses regarding these musicians’ estimated net worth, RNN offers accurate and recent data from Forbes regarding their estimated net worth. As this article goes on, you’ll learn more specifics about Wizkid and Davido’s net worth.
Deal for Pepsi endorsement
The value of Wizkid’s endorsement deal with Pepsi exceeds $350,000 and is measured in hundreds of millions of naira.
Wizkid signed a $3 million deal with United Bank for Africa in 2019, which sparked reactions from both fans and famous people. At the time, the transaction was worth 1 billion Naira.
Domenico & Gabbana
At the time, this deal was worth $10,000.
If we omitted Starboy’s partnership with MTN from the list, it would be deficient. Wizkid and the telecommunications company agreed to a $115,000 per year endorsement deal in 2013.
Wizkid relocated to GLO in 2015 and signed an endorsement contract worth $328,000 with the company, another major telecommunications provider in Nigeria.
The numerous award-winning performer has agreements with illustrious companies like PUMA, CIROC, NIKE, and GUINNESS among others.
As was already mentioned, Wizkid also receives compensation for private performances. He made history by becoming the first African performer to sell out London’s o2 Arena. In 2021, Wizkid accomplished a great feat by selling out the O2 three times in the span of 35 minutes, earning him respect all over the world.
In 2013, Starboy paid N68 million to purchase his first mansion. The house is located in Lekki, a very affluent neighborhood in Lagos, Nigeria.
His other two residences are located, respectively, in Surulere, Nigeria, and Los Angeles, California. According to reports, the three-story mansion in Los Angeles was purchased in 2016 for approximately $15 million, while the home in Surulere reportedly cost N13 million.
Davido Net Worth
Davido, also known by his birth name David Adeleke, became well-known in 2012 after the release of his popular song “Dami Duro.” Since then, OBO (also known as Omo Baba Olowo) has accumulated a large following and fortune all over the world. Like Wizkid, Davido’s estimated total net worth includes his homes, cars, endorsement contracts, digital streams, performances, and shows.
In 2022, he will have a $18 million net worth.
Here is a list of Davido’s current endorsement agreements:
Endorsement of PUMA
Fans questioned why the company chose to work with Davido instead of Wizkid in their online comments in response to the Afropop singer’s endorsement deal with PUMA.
The $3 million deal is worth it.
Deal for Wema Bank’s Endorsement
After starting a significant online fundraising campaign, Davido signed an endorsement agreement with Wema Bank in December 2021. Remember how Davido asked a select group of friends to make financial contributions to his Wema bank account in honour of his birthday in November? Later, the sum (N250 million) was given to orphanages all over Nigeria.
Despite the lack of official information, there have been rumours that the deal with Wema bank could be worth up to N1 billion.
Swift, Martell Blue
Davido inked a $5 million contract with French cognac company Martell in June 2021. This helped him amass a significant amount of money in 2021.
Fans frequently compare Davido and Wizkid to one another because of their similar endorsement contracts. In 2016, OBO similarly inked a N100 million deal with Pepsi, four years after Stayboy did so.
Along with these companies, Davido has endorsement agreements with Travelbeta, Close Up, Guinness, Mtn Pulse, Pampers, Infinix mobile, 1xbet, and more.
Davido owns three homes, two of which are in Lekki and one each in Banana Island and Atlanta, Georgia, respectively, in Lagos, Nigeria.
Who will be the wealthiest in 2022 between Davido and Wizkid?
Wizkid will have more wealth than Davido by 2022. According to Forbes, Wizkid is the richest and highest-paid performer in Nigeria with an estimated net worth of $21 million. David, on the other hand, is thought to be worth $18 million.
Because fans can never seem to agree on a winner in the Davido vs. Wizkid wealth dispute, it will always be a hot topic. But based on the information in this post, Wizkid’s figure appears to be higher than Davido’s for the time being.