If you are interested in the world of music, you will probably want to know the answer to the question: “Who is the richest musician in Ghana?” Of course, they are all talented, hardworking and each of them has a unique style of performing, but only the best of the best is on top of this rating. Go on reading to find out the names of top 10 wealthiest musicians in the country.
These people are household names in the Ghanaian music industry, and all of them definitely deserve fame they already possess. Besides, these famous and richest Ghanaian musicians not only make money for themselves but also enhance the country’s reputation in Africa and worldwide.
List of Top 10 Richest Musicians in Ghanaian and Net Worth 2020
1. Okyeame Kwame
Kwame Nsiah-Apau (born 17 April 1976), known by his stage name Okyeame Kwame and nicknamed Rap Doctor, is a Ghanaian musician, songwriter, creative director and entrepreneur.
Kwame Nsiah Apau was born in Kumasi, Ashanti Region of Ghana. He is the third of six siblings. His two younger brothers, Kwaku Nsiah Boamah nicknamed “Flowking Stone” and Kwaku Nsiah Amankwah nicknamed “Kunta Kinte”, also perform nowadays as the hiplife duo “Bradez”.
He performed solo under his own record label One Mic Entertainment, in Accra since they parted in 2004.
He also featured renowned Ghanaian highlife and hiplife artists as Daddy Lumba, Kojo Antwi and Ofori Amponsah.
Okyeame Kwame raps and sings mostly in Twi dialect of the Akan language of Ghana. However, his versatile prowess sees him do songs in English as well.
His stage name Okyeame chosen to reflect his lyrical fluidity means “linguist (of the royal court)” in his native Akan.
Michael Owusu Addo professionally known as Sarkodie, is a Ghanaian hip hop recording artist and entrepreneur from Tema.
He won the Best International Act: Africa category at the 2012 BET Awards, and was nominated in the same category at the 2014 BET Awards.
In 2015, Sarkodie was ranked the 19th most Influential Ghanaian by e.tv Ghana. He is considered one of the major proponents of the Azonto genre and dance. Sarkodie is often named as one of Africa’s greatest hip hop artists.
He has had the privilege of performing on the same stage with international musicians such as T-Pain, Miguel, Movado, Trey Songz, and Ludacris.
Now, he’s got his own designer collection tagged ‘Sark’, and a water packaging enterprise called ‘Holic H2O’. He is one of the people that music actually moved from rags to riches.
Stonebwoy is the stage name of Livingstone Etse Satekla, a Ghanaian afropop, dancehall and reggae artiste. He is the CEO of Burniton Music Group.
He won the Best International Act: Africa category at the 2015 BET Awards and Artist of the Year at the 2015 Ghana Music Awards.
He is recognized as the king of reggae and dancehall artists in Africa Stonebwoy is also an actor, having appeared in the movie My name is Ramadan.
Satekla was born in Ashaiman in the Greater Accra region of Ghana and began making music in his early school days.
He realized his talents and abilities as a lyricist and script writer at an early age, remembering writing and acting drama pieces as far back as fourth year in primary school.
Other than his endorsement deal with Samini record label, Stonebwoy has appeared on the payrolls of several endorsement deals and his fame continues surging as he gets occupied with frequent musical shows within and beyond Ghana.
R2Bees is a Ghanaian hip hop and hiplife duo from Tema made up of Faisal Hakeem (Paedae da Pralem/Omar Sterling) and Rashid Mugeez (Mugeez). They were nominated at the 2013 BET Awards.
Both born and raised in Tema, east of the country’s capital city – Accra in Ghana, West Africa. Paedae is the CEO and leader of the group, whilst Mugeez is the lead vocalist.
The two cousins, who have been together their whole life, lived in the same house and also attended the same primary, junior and senior secondary school in Tema.
Beginning their career early, they started off representing their school in rap competitions as well as inter school music contests.
This led them to participating in popular radio competition Kasahare, which they won most of and also performed at most shows; gaining them more buzz under their stage name at that time.
R2bees are also recognise in the ghanaian music industry as legends because of their major outstanding achievements – Camp Yard.
Rebecca Akosua Acheampomaa Acheampong (born 15 August 1984), known mononymously as Becca, is a Ghanaian singer, songwriter and actress.
She was a contestant on the second season of TV3’s annual singing competition, Mentor.
Her debut studio album Sugar was released in 2007; it earned her five nominations at the 2008 Ghana Music Awards.
She makes waves as she is presently in a deal with EKB record label. Like several other artists, she has made a name for herself within and outside her country.
With the help of musical engagements, she has amassed a lot of wealth for herself and amongst the artists, she has featured with are Uhuru, 2Face, MI and lots more.
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