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Sarkodie and Phyno: Who is Richer?
Who is richer between Sarkodie and Phyno, what is their net worth? Sarkodie and Phyno are two indigenous rappers from different nations Ghana and Nigeria respectively. Sarkodie has made name in Africa, he’s a top star when it comes down to hip hop.
Sarkodie was listed as one of the richest rappers in Africa, but this is fascinating. Is he richer than Phyno? Phyno on the other realm of the scale is a topnotch indigenous Nigerian rapper who raps mostly in his dialect, Igbo. He’s a symbol, an icon representing the Igbo people in the Nigeria music industry.
Both Phyno and Sarkodie are big earners, have made hundreds of millions from their career and also are living luxurious lives in their countries. Sarkodie is one of Africa’s most sought-after artistes, and so is Phyno in Nigeria.
Both rap stars have worked with several personalities in the African music scene and also have won a number of awards to their credit. With no much talk, let’s find out who’s richer between Phyno and Sarkodie…
Sarkodie’s Net Worth and Assets
Sarkodie is a Ghanaian entrepreneur and Hip-Hop artiste who overtime has become famed for his speedy rap skills. In the whole of Africa, Sarkodie is yet to have a match when it comes to speed.
He’s the fastest rapper in Ghana and has been listed by a couple of Magazines including Lynx TV and AfricaRanking as a top rapper in the African continent. The Ghanaian rapper and entrepreneur has his clothing line called Sarks by Yas, and it’s retiring good money to the speedy rapper.
He lunched the clothing line in 2013, but a year before launching his clothing line, he was made brand ambassador to Samsung Electronics. The announcement that he had been unveiled as a brand ambassador for the billion dollar electronics manufacturing company was made in an event at the University of Ghana, Accra, Ghana.
The same event at the University of Ghana also saw the launch of Samsung’s Samsung Galaxy Pocket and Chief Hero Phones. With these phones, users were able to easily download Sarkodie’s songs. Moreover, a nice photo of Sarkodie was used as the wallpaper for the new phones.
In 2013, he bagged a ¢600,000 endorsement deal with Fanmilk Ghana. Sarkodie is the founder of The Sarkodie Foundation that now gives support to the less privileged, especially the children in Ghana. The philanthropist, rapper and entrepreneur has an estimated net worth of $5 million dollars.
Phyno Fino’s Net Worth and Assets
Phyno Fino is an Hip-Hop music act in Nigeria and a top star in the Nigerian entertainment industry. He was born as Chibuzor Nelson Azubuike on the 9th of October, 1986. He started out with his musical career in 2003 as a music producer. In 2014, Phyno released hit debut album titled “No Guts, No Glory”. The album was a huge hit as it contained viral singles like “Ghost Mood”, “Parcel” and “Man of the Year”.
In the music industry in Nigeria, Phyno has worked with several known music artistes including fellow indigenous rapper Mr. Raw, Timaya and Flavour N’abania. Phyno Fino earns from a couple streams and these have his endorsement deals and music sales to be the major streams. He has signed multimillion naira brand ambassadorial contract with brands like Guiness Nigeria, NairaBet and Airtel mobile network service.
These deals pull in millions for the rapper and also, he is booked and handsomely paid in millions per concert performance. In 2014, the indigenous rapper who’s known to rap mostly in Igbo acquired a N30 million naira Bentley GT Coupé.
The following year, he acquired an inviting Duplex worth N170 million naira. This Duplex he acquired in 2015 is situated at Chevy View Estate, Lekki, Lagos State. He also owns a N70 million naira mansion worth built in Enugu State. Phyno at this moment has an estimated net worth of $10 million dollars.