Who is richer between D’banj the Koko Master and Davido Omo Baba Olowo, what is their net worth? It’s all about entertainment and the terrains of music. In sharp contrast, fame’s on the sides of both D’banj and Davido, money’s on the sides, what else?
They’ve won a number of big deal awards and their single and albums have topped several charts (and will still top several charts). In brief, we’ll do our best to give you the facts and you’ll decide Okay? let’s race…
D’banj and Davido: Who is the Richest?
D’banj’s Net Worth and Endorsement Deals
D’banj is an award winning Nigerian musician who has gone international with his works. He has worked hand-in-hand with American musicians including Kanye West and Jay Z, and earns millions of dollars from the deals and collaborations he does with these world-class musicians.
Being the Koko Master, D’banj once attempted to create his Mobile Phone brand, Koko Mobile, but it wasn’t a success. He’s the Chief Executive Officer at Koko Holdings and has won several awards over the years, including the Best African Act in 2007 at the MTV Europe Music Awards.
D’banj earns over N2 million naira per show booking (which means he’s paid over N2 million naira for every show he’s featured in. Till date, D’banj has a total of 5 music albums and has sold over 7 million copies of his albums globally.
In the past, the Koko Master signed multimillion naira endorsement and other deals with top brands including N100 million naira endorsement deal with Globacom.
D’banj is a Sony Music artiste; this means that he has a signed music deal worth millions of dollars with giant America music company, brand and label; Sony Music.
Davido’s Net Worth and Endorsement Deals
Talking about Davido in one word; he’s awesome. Davido is a young millionaire (if not a billionaire now) and has been noticed outside the chores of Nigeria.
He’s known officially as David Adedeji Adeleke son of Dr Deji Adeleke and Boss at DMW (Davido Music Worldwide). His record label is one label every upcoming music act and even some booming act in the industry would do anything to get signed into.
His songs has topped music charts severally in Nigeria and Africa. Davido is a standalone young man now, and doesn’t entirely depend on his father’s wealth.
The young superstar bagged a N30 million naira promotion deal with MTN Nigeria. As part of the promotion deal, he was used as the cover of the company’s campaign targeted at young people; MTN Pulse.
The following year, Davido signed a multimillion naira deal with Guiness Nigeria. The Guiness deal demanded him to perform alongside other artistes like Phyno, Waje, Yemi Alade, Tiwa Savage and others at the Guiness World of More Concert.
He also signed a deal worth N100 million naira with Pepsi soft drink manufacturing company and brand, as one of their brand ambassadors. Davido has earned over N4 billion naira in his music career. He has an estimated net worth of $21 million dollars.
So… Who’s richer between D’banj and Davido?