Forbes Top 10 Richest musicians in Kenya 2021 and their net worth.
The Kenyan music industry has in the past 10 years progressed than never before. We have seen an increase in the number of new artists as well as some new classifications of music. For example, afrobeat, gengetone, just to name a few.
Again, Kenyan artists have been listed among the richest musicians in East Africa. In one of our previous article, we listed the top 10 richest celebrities in Kenya. Today, we shall list the Forbes top 10 richest musicians in Kenya and their net worth from 2020 to 2021.
Who is the richest musician in Kenya 2021?
Jaguar is the richest male musician in Kenya in 2021. Charles Njagua Kanyi, better known by his stage name Jaguar, is a Kenyan politician, singer, entrepreneur, and philanthropist.
On the other hand, Singer Akothee is the richest female musician in Kenya from 2020 to 2021. Akothee is a Kenyan Musician and businesswoman. She is the founder of Akothee Safaris, Akothee Foundation, Aknotela and Akothee Homes, a real estate business.
Kenyan artists earn not only from selling their music albums and exhibitions. Some artists have endorsements with big companies, some are earning thousands through their YouTube channels, skiza tunes, and so on.
In summary, we will list the top 10 richest musicians in Kenya in 2021. Then, we shall state their estimated net worth in 2021 according to our conclusions.
Top 10 Richest musicians in Kenya 2021 Forbes
- Akothee. USD 7.5 million.
- Jaguar. USD 7.3 million.
- Sauti Sol. USD 4.1 million.
- Size 8. USD 2 million.
- Lady Wanja. USD 790,000.
- Nameless. USD 770,000.
- Bahati. USD 700,000.
- Willy Paul. USD 650,000.
- Khaligraph Jones. USD 600,000. And finally,
- Nonini. USD 600,000.
Finally, the top 10 richest musicians in Kenya in 2020 above is the most latest catalog. Lastly, here are the top 10 richest musicians in Uganda in 2021.