Wizkid and Sarkodie: Who is Richer & What's Their Net Worth?



Wizkid and Sarkodie: Who is Richer? |

Who's richer between Wizkid and Sarkodie, what's their net worth? Wizkid, the Nigerian singer and songwriter who has in hundreds of ways been compared with fellow young music achiever, Davido, is an international recording artiste and singer who's toured several African States and the United States.

Wizkid is no small boy in the game, he's by far the fasted grown artiste whose name started to become relevant in 2010. In less than a Decade, he has managed to become a record breaker and setter. Sarkodie on the other end is a Ghanaian music act and one of the best rappers in Africa. Sarkodie is also an entrepreneur.

His music sells in million in Nigeria, definitely in Ghana and other states in large quantities. He had worked with top Nigerian and Ghanaian musicians and has topped several charts in the continent both with collaborations and singles by himself.

Comparing the wealth value of these guys is fascinating, and for the fact that these guys are from different countries, earn mostly in different currencies and have different experiences in the music industry makes it even more interesting.

Wizkid's a singer, Sarkodie is a wicked rapper. He murdered Ice Prince Zamani on "Shots on Shots". Well, that's it. Who's richer between Wizkid and Sarkodie?

Wizkid's Fortune and Net Worth

Wizkid and Sarkodie: Who is the Richest?

Wizkid is a Nigerian singer and label boss, an international star who has worked with topnotch American singers like Chris Brown, Tinie Tempah, Justine Skyers, and Drake Aubrey. He's a super tight artiste who hardly stops getting booked every week. His endorsement deals fetch him most of the money he earns and by this, he's on the payroll of several mega brands that pay several millions of naira.

He's also a signed artiste under the Sony/RCA Music. Wizkid earns over N5 million naira when he's invited to perform at any show, and for he fact that he's booked definitely above two times a month, he earns over N10 million each month.

In the beginning, he wasn't booming and this famous, in fact, he was one infamous dude in the City of Lagos. Wizkid now owns a record label which would be on the top 3 most active and creative record labels in Nigeria, StarBoy Entertainment.

Prior to founding this music imprint, he was under the direction and head lead of Banky W, the CEO, Empire Mates Entertainment (E.M.E). Left with no choice, he broke out of the label due to consistent disagreement revolving revenue share between himself, his manager and label boss, Banky W.

To this moment, he has signed unique talents like Mr Eazi, Maleek Berry and R2bees to the music recording label. In past times, Wizkid signed a N40 million naira endorsement deal with MTN Nigeria. This deal seamed like the biggest and baddest until the N100 million naira Globacom endorsement deal made his bank account swell.

He has signed additional promotion deals and several million naira endorsement deal with Guiness Nigeria and more deals from bigger brands are loading up for the superstar. From reports and reliable facts drawn from chief news sources on the web, Wizkid has an estimated net worth of $25 million dollars.

Sarkodie's Fortune and Net Worth

Wizkid and Sarkodie: Who is Richer? |

Sarkodie is a big-time Ghanaian rapper. He's the best in Ghana, has bested the bests in Nigeria and in unconquered in Africa. He is one of Africa's fastest and greatest freestyle rappers in history. In addition to his musical skills and rap sense, Sarkodie is an entrepreneur. He owns a Unisex clothing like known across Ghana as Sark by Yas Clothing Line.

The clothing line which was officially launched in April 2013 features a collection of beautifully designed, quality and expensive wears for children, and adults. In 2012, Sarkodie was unveiled as brand ambassador to mega electronic production company and brand, Samsung.

The event wherein he was unveiled took place at the University of Ghana. Sarkodie worked with Samsung to promote the brand, it's mobile devices and enlighten a large chunck of users on the good the brand has to offer. In the same event at the University of Ghana, Samsung announced the launch of Samsung Galaxy Pocket and Chief Hero Phones.

This development saw Sarkodie sizzle as the Samsung Pocket and Chief Hero Phones wallpaper. Sarkodie signed an endorsement deal with FanMilk Ghana, which was worth GH¢600,000 in 2013.

He's affiliated to Tigo Telecommunications Ghana; a company that sponsored his tour named "Rapperholic" in the year 2013. He's a philanthropist as he supports he less privileged through a welfare foundation he founded in July 2013.

The welfare foundation which was founded to support the less privileged children in Ghana is now known as The Sarkodie Foundation. Sarkodie has an estimated net worth of $5 million dollars.


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