Who’s richer between Yemi Alade and Tiwa Savage, what’s their net worth, and how did they become so wealthy?
These beautiful Nigerian Singers have made waves in the music industry and are two of the topmost female music stars in the industry.
Tiwa Savage is regarded as the queen of Nigerian music.
This basically is because she’s the most popular and has the most fans in Nigeria.
Recently, her supremacy has been challenged by fast rising female singers like Simisola, Seyi Shay and now almost overthrown by the trending Yemi Alade.
Yemi Alade is known for her song titled “Johnny”.
The female music idol has managed to gain solid grounds in the Nigeria music scene over the years by consistently dropping something unique and hot.
She’s got millions of fans and has sold several millions of her records.
Both Yemi Alade and Tiwa Savage have won awards and have been offered endorsement deals by mega brands in Nigeria.
Tiwa Savage is the Queen of Mavin Records, she’s worked with a lot of singers and is set to go international with her career.
Yemi Alade has also worked as a solo artiste with a lot of popular singers in the music industry.
They both are lovers of music living the most expensive lifestyles.
Who’s richer between Tiwa Savage and Yemi Alade?
Yemi Alade and Tiwa Savage: Who is Richer?
Yemi Alade’s Net Worth
Yemi Alade is an amazing, modest, beautiful and admirable female Nigerian musician birthed as Yemi Eberechi Alade on 13 March, 1989.
Yemi Alade was birthed as the 5th of 7 children in her family in Lagos State, Nigeria, her parents are of two ethic groups Yoruba and Igbo.
Her Mom, Helen Uzoma is a typical Igbo woman and her Dad, James Alade, is a Yoruba man.
Taking her Dad’s side, Yemi Alade would be a Yoruba girl, but she’s commonly referred to as a Yoruba-Igbo girl due to the fact that she was formed by two parties, her dad and mom, not her dad alone.
Yemi Alade rose quickly to stardom after she emerged winner of the TV show, Peak Talent Show, in 2009.
Interestingly, she’s a literate and a graduate.
She schooled at the University of Lagos, where she studied Geography and graduated with a degree in the course.
Prior to schooling at the tertiary institution, University of Lagos, she studied and obtained elementary knowledge at both St. Saviour British Primary School and the Victory Grammar School both situated in Lagos State, Nigeria.
Yemi Alade earns from her music sales, her concert bookings and endorsement deals.
The singer is paid over N2 million naira per show she’s invited to display live on stage and also, she has one time signed ambassadorial deals with companies like CloseUp, Barcadi Breezer, and Bland2Glam.
These endorsement deals are worth several millions of naira. She’s got millions of fans across the country and also in certain African States.
Yemi Alade’s songs propelled by her fame become hit songs naturally.
She’s released a number of hit songs and she has stayed in the music stream for as long as she rose to stardom.
The music idol has also worked with several musicians and earned prestigious awards and nominations.
Yemi Alade has an estimated net worth of $5 million dollars.
Tiwa Savage’s Net Worth
Tiwa Savage is a super influential Nigerian female musician birthed in Ikeja, Lagos State, as Tiwatope Savage-Balogun on the 5th of February in 1980.
Tiwa Savage is an indigene of Isale Eko, Lagos State.
Luckily for her, she moved out of Nigeria to London at the age of eleven with her family.
From the places she grew up, she managed to learn and adapt to the cultural and customary differences.
Also, she picked a lot of things from the places she grew up.
She was raised in Nigeria, London, and then, the United States of America.
She earns from a couple sources including endorsement deals, music sales and show bookings.
Tiwa Savage was one of the highest paid musicians in 2017 and she earns over N3 million naira per show.
She has also successfully sold over 10 million music records and has made over a billion naira fortune from her musical career.
What we haven’t mentioned about Tiwa Savage is that, she acts.
Her debut movie appearance was made in the stage play titled “For Coloured Girls” in 2011.
The stage adaption of the play in 2011 included acts Ireti Doyle and Joke Silva.
She also starred in the 3rd season of “Shuga”, a Nigerian TV series.
Her endorsement deals include the over N30 million naira ambassadorial deal with MTN, the N20 million naira ambassadorial deal with Konga, the N30 million naira ambassadorial deal with mega drink company Pepsi, and her multimillion naira endorsement deals with Maggi, Forte Oil and Pampers.
Tiwa has toured in several cities nationally and internationally, she earns real good from these tours and also, from her concerts.
In 2017, the Nigerian music queen acquired her first house in millions, photos of which she shared on Instagram through her handle, thanking God for the success.
Tiwa Savage has an estimated net worth of $6 million dollars.
So, who’s richer between Yemi Alalde and Tiwa Savage?
Currently, Tiwa Savage is the most followed Nigerian female on Instagram with over 6 million followers.
She’s earned a lot of money, and she’s still into the game of music big time.
Yemi Alade equally has several million fans and has been able to gather millions of views to her videos on YouTube.
She’s talented and has been in the music industry for a long time.
From all reports, Tiwa Savage has been noted to be the richest female musician in Nigeria, with Yemi Alade following closely.