Who is richer between Davido and 2face Idibia, what’s their net worth? Davido as of this year, 2018, is the dominant artiste of the year churning out hit songs like crazy. Davido is a Nigerian songwriter, singer and label boss. He has so much style, and his beats are unique.
Davido is one of the youngest and richest musicians in Africa as he’s paid heavily by brands in Nigeria, and he also earns a ton of money from performing at shows. He has won several awards, released multiple hit songs, is currently the most followed Nigerian celebrity on Instagram.
Sitting around the other corner is our legendary 2baba. He’s a musician, songwriter, and an entrepreneur. 2face Idibia is one of the biggest names in the African music industry, and also a top achiever of all times. He has won several awards, and he’s signed to no man’s record label – 2baba owns a music label.
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Davido and 2face: Who is Richer?
Davido’s Net Worth
Davido is a talented Nigerian musician and CEO of DMW record label born in Atlanta, Georgia, United States. He’s extremely famous in Nigeria, and has got millions of fans in sister countries. He’s a very talented singer, his songs easily top charts and are loved by the masses basically because of the meaningful lyrics, and neat instrumentation.
He’s the last son of Adedeji Adeleke – a Nigerian billionaire entrepreneur and founder of Adewale Adeleke University. Davido has some of the best promoters and music producers on his side, including Tekno Miles.
Another reason he’s believed to know the tenets of music is because he studied music and bagged a first class degree from Babcock University. Davido earns from his music label DMW, he makes a ton from music sales, endorsement deals, show bookings, and private deals.
He usually gets millions of views on YouTube, but it’s unknown if Davido actually earns from YouTube or his management pockets the cool cash that originates from the millions of views per YouTube video. Davido as a young star bagged his first endorsement deal in 2012 with MTN. The deal was reported worth N30 million naira.
Other endorsement deals that followed included a N100 million naira Pepsi endorsement deal, and a multimillion naira Guiness deal. A renewal of the 2012 deal happened in 2015, and in 2017, amongst several artistes in Nigeria, First Bank picked Davido and offered him an ambassadorial deal.
As at the time of this writing, the trend on Davido is his new girlfriend, Chioma, for whom he purchased a N45 million naira worth Porsche, and his private jet he acquired, which cost him N9 billion naira. He has worked with countless musicians in Africa, and also with a few foreign singers. Davido has an estimated net worth of $21 million dollars.
2Baba’s Net Worth
2face Idibia is a topnotch music legend in Nigeria. His awards are countless, and during his reign as Nigerian music king, several contemporary musicians were suckling on their mother’s breasts. 2baba has been around in the music industry for a long, long time.
Although he started alongside Brackets, Blackface, and Faze, but he’s at the top today, with due respect to other singers who started the race with him. He’s known across Africa, and without question, 2face’s fans are spread over other continents.
He’s married happily to his longtime and all-time love, Annie. Annie is also into entertainment as a famous Nigerian actress. 2baba is the founder of a Nigerian record label by the name – Hypertek Entertainment. He is an investor, and has got big business plans.
2baba hosts a concert known as Star Trek annually – this pulls in tons of money into his account. He earns from his music sales, endorsement deals, business deals, and from his music label. He’s the owner of Rumour Nightclub which has branches in Lagos state, and is a very popular joint in Lagos.
In 2005, amidst the little music competition and very low creativity, 2face Idibia was vibrant musically. This earned him a N20 million naira endorsement deal with Guiness Nigeria in that year. 5 years later, he penned another N22 million naira endorsement deal with Airtel – the smartphone network (that’s not all too smart in Ekpoma).
In April 2016, he was unveiled as brand ambassador to international liqueur – Campari. In May 2016, he signed an endorsement deal with Partner Mobile which was reportedly worth millions of naira. 2face Idibia is gifted vocally, and when he’s booked to perform at a show, he earns over N3 million naira. He’s living really big, and he has a current net worth of $22 million dollars.