Top youngest musicians in Nigeria

Musicians are the people engaged in creating music or songs for entertaining people. Entertainment is the fastest growing sector in Nigeria which makes someone become famous and rich. Here, we have discussed the top youngest musicians in Nigeria who you should know for 2022.

Do you want to know the list of the top youngest richest musicians in Nigeria for 2022? If you are interested to know the name of the top youngest Nigerian musicians that are also rich in this 2022, please continue reading as that is the topic we are going to discuss today.

The list of the name of top youngest musicians in Nigeria listed and discussed here below have worked really hard and that made a lot of them known today.

In the music industry, to succeed in it in Nigeria and any other part of the world, you must dedicate your, time, power, talent, etc. Although in Nigeria, we have musicians as younger as 17 years or less.

Waw, right? Yes, of course, it happens. Here is the list and explanation of the top youngest musicians in Nigeria including their date of birth, net worth, etc.

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Now, let’s start to discuss the top youngest musicians in Nigeria for 2022.

Top 15 youngest richest musicians in Nigeria for 2022

  1. Chike.
  2. Omah Lay.
  3. Ckay.
  4. Kiss Daniel.
  5. Bella Shmurda.
  6. Rema.
  7. SIMI.
  8. Zinno Lesky.
  9. Some4real.
  10. Ozzy Bosco.
  11. Ayra Starr.
  12. Guchi.
  13. Korede Bello.
  14. Amarachi Uyanne.
  15. Eilish.

1. Chike

Chike-Ezekpeazu Osebuka, also popularly known as CHIKE, is one of the Nigerian singers, songwriters, and actors, in fact, he is among the top youngest musicians in Nigeria for 2022.

He is known for participating in the Nigerian reality competition Project Fame West Africa and finishing in second place on Season 1 of The Voice Nigeria.

He is a native of Onitsha, Anambra State in Nigeria. Chike who is now one of the top youngest musicians in Nigeria today is an Engineer who studied Computer Engineering at Covenant University.

His music career made him become a billionaire at a younger age. According to Forbes, the net worth of Chike is estimated at $500,000.

The top three most listened to Chike songs everywhere across the country and their release year are:

  • Title: Running | Year released: 2020.
  • Title: Roju | Year released: 2020.
  • Title: If You No Love | Year released: 2020.

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2. Omah Lay

Another name of the top youngest musician in Nigeria for this 2022 is Stanley Omah Didia who is also popularly known as Omah Lay.

He is a singer, songwriter, and record producer who recently gained a lot of fans and recognition in early the year 2020 after he released a song titled “Bad Influence”.

Oma Lay is just a small boy born in Port Harcourt on 19 May 1997 (age 24 years as of 2022). Recently, it is reported that his net worth is estimated to be over $600, 000. The top best music/songs of Oma Lay are:

  • Title: Attention | Year released: 2020.
  • Title: Understand | Year released: 2021.
  • Title: Godly | Year released: 2020.
  • Title: Lo Lo | Year released: 2020.
  • Title: Forever | Year released: 2020.
  • Title: Bad influence | Year released: 2020.

3. Ckay

Ckay is another youngest musician in Nigeria who was born in Kaduna on 16 July 1995 (age 26 years as of 2022) with a real name Chukwuka Ekweani. Currently, he is based in Lagos rendering singing, songwriting, and record production services to himself and other musicians.

Presently, according to Forbes’s release in early February 2022, Ckay has a net worth estimated to be $200,000 or more. Most listening to Ckay’s songs which make him one of the top youngest richest musicians in Nigeria for 2022 are:

  • Title: Love Nwantiti | Year released: 2019.
  • Title: shakara | Year released: 2021.
  • Title: kiss me like you miss me | Year released: 2021.
  • Title: Felony | Year released: 2021.
  • Title: show my side | Year released: 2021.
  • Title: ski ski | Year released: 2019.

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4. Kiss Daniel

Kizz Daniel, known by his real name as Oluwatobiloba Daniel Anidugbe, is a singer (musician) and songwriter who started his music career in 2014. He became very famous with the release of his songs, “Woju” in 2014/2015 and “Yeba” in 2018.

Being the youngest musician in Nigeria, Kiss Daniel is just 27 years old as of 2022 and was born on 1st May 1994. Now, the net worth of Kiss Daniel is over $3 million. Some songs made by Kiss Daniel which contribute to his fame nowadays are:

Title: Woju | Year released: 2014.
Title: Yeba | Year released: 2018.
Title: Mama | Year released: 2016.
Title: Laye | Year released: 2016.
Title: Nesesari | Year released: 2018.
Title: pour me water | Year released: 2021.

5. Bella Shmurda

Akinbiyi Abiola Ahmed, also known as Bella Shmurda, is a Nigerian youngest professional musician and singer born on 27 January 1997 (age 25 years as of 2022). Bella Shmurda is one of the Nigerian richest musicians with a net worth of $700,000.

Bella Shmurda was once a student of Lagos State University and successfully graduated with a degree certificate. Some of his most listening songs are:

Title: Vision | Year released: 2020.
Title: Rush | Year released: 2021.
Title: Omnipotent | Year released: 2020.
Title: Lako | Year released: 2021.
Title: Soldier go | Year released: 2021.
Title: champion | Year released: 2021.

6. Rema

Rema is a singer, songwriter, and rapper born in Benin city, Edo state on 1 May 2000. As of 2022, Forbes, also known as Rema or Divine Ikubor as his real name is one of the richest youngest musicians in Nigeria. According to WiKipedia, he has an estimated net worth of $1.5 Million dollars.

Being the youngest musician, people like to listen to Rema’s latest songs for their delighted moment pleasure. He has a lot of fan base on his Instagram handle close to 5 million followers.

The top best and most listening songs of Rema and their release year are as discussed in the list below:

Title: Calm Down | Year released: 2022.
Title: Peace of mind | Year released: 2020.
Title: For you | Year released: 2021.
Title: Too correct | Year released: 2021.
Title: Ginger me | Year released: 2020.
Title: Bad commando | Year released: 2019.


Simisola Bolatito Kosoko, also known as Simi, is a musician, songwriter, and actress since 2008 when she released a gospel song titled ”Ogaju”. SIMI is currently 33 years old and was born in the year 1988 on 19 April.

Currently, the net worth of SIMI is estimated at $2 million as of the 2022 Forbes release. Most listening SIMI songs are:

Title: Joromi | Year released: 2017.
Title: Jericho | Year released: 2019.
Title: Smile for me | Year released: 2017.
Title: Smile for me | Year released: 2017.
Title: Duduke | Year released: 2020.
Title: Complete me | Year released: 2017.

8. Zinoleesky

Zinoleesky is another youngest famous musician who has just turned 26 years old in 2022 with a net worth estimated at $400000 according to Forbes. Zinoleesky started his music career in the year 2019.

The real full name of Zinoleesky is Oniyide Azeez, he is a Yoruba tribe presently based in Lagos Nigeria offering a services of singing, songwriting, record producing, etc. Some music released by Zinoleesky which makes him famous now is:

Title: Who knows | Year released: 2017.
Title: Money | Year released: 2019.
Title: My time | Year released: 2019.
Title: Bad man | Year released: 2020.
Title: Baba | Year released: 2021.
Title: Gone far | Year released: 2021.

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9. Some4real

Oluwaseyi Olufemi Emmanuel, also known by his stage name as Some4real is the youngest Nigerian professional gospel singer born on 8 April 2001 (age 20 years as of 2022) in Ogun state. He is widely known in Nigeria as a gospel singer.

Title: My babies love | Year released: 2020.
Title: Dear God | Year released: 2020.
Title: Beautiful boy | Year released: 2021.
Title: There is god like no other | Year released: 2020.
Title: I believe | Year released: 2020.
Title: Coming home | Year released: 2021.

10. Ozzy Bosco

Another youngest musician among the top youngest richest musicians we are discussing here is Ozzy Bosco who is also an actor, and philanthropist who began his music career at the age of 4. He was born on January 7, 2007, in Nnewi, Anambra State.

According to Forbes, the net worth of Ozzy Bosco is an estimated $150,000. He was further described as one of the top youngest talented professional richest musicians in Nigeria. The most listening songs of Ozzy Bosco in Nigeria and other countries in the world are:

Title: Smile again | Year released: 2015.
Title: Mama | Year released: 2015.
Title: Ozingo dance | Year released: 2014.
Title: Superstar | Year released: 2012.
Title: Tinini | Year released: 2013.
Title: Sweet mama | Year released: 2018.

11. Ayra Starr

Oyinkansola Sarah Aderibigbe, also known by her stage or professional name as Ayra Starr, is a Nigerian singer, songwriter, and role model born in Cotonou, Benin on 14 June 2002 (age 19 years in 2022) who began a fashion career at age of 16 before deciding to pursue a music career.

Ayra Starr is very young in age and attire but her career in music has given her the privilege to be famous and many households, business centers, occasions, etc. are listening to her music. Forbes rated Ayra Starr as one of the most influential Nigerian youngest musicians with a net worth estimated at $250, 000.

Most listening songs of Ayra Starr are:

Title: Fashion killer | Year released: 2021.
Title: Love doesn’t cost a dime | Year released: 2022.
Title: Lonely | Year released: 2021.
Title: Memories| Year released: 2021.
Title: Amin | Year released: 2021.
Title: I’m feeling vibes on vibes | Year released: 2021.

12. Guchi

Guci is a famous Nigerian musician/singer who is also known by the full real name Ugochi Lydia Onuoha is a Nigerian Afropop singer, and songwriter known nationally and internationally as the youngest female professional artiste born on 25 November 1997 (age 24 years in 2022) in Kaduna state but was raised in Imo state.

Guchi became very famous after she released a song titled Jennifer in 2021. Guchi started her music career at an early age when she was 13 years old.

Her musical career has made Guch become mostly known in Nigeria and abroad today. She has a net worth estimated to be $200,000 as of 2022 according to Forbes.

Most listening and downloading Guchi’s songs are:

Title: Jennifer | Year released: 2021.
Title: Benzema | Year released: 2021.
Title: Peri-Peri | Year released: 2020.
Title: Joro | Year released: 2020.
Title: Beautiful baby | Year released: 2018.
Title: No be jazz | Year released: 2019.

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13. Korede Bello

Korede Bello is a Nigerian musician, singer, and songwriter who started his career in 2009 and became famous when he released a song titled “Godwin”, a semi-gospel and pop song that later became most listing songs by then by many music charts across Nigeria.

Korede Bello is the youngest musician on the list of our top youngest richest musicians in Nigeria born on 29 February 1996 (age 26 years in 2022) in Lagos. According to many sources including Forbes, the estimated net worth of Korede Bello is $700000, N400million equivalent in Naira.

Most listening Korede’s Bello’s songs:

Title: Casa su casa | Year released: 2020.
Title: Do like that | Year released: 2017.
Title: Mungo park | Year released: 2017.
Title: Romantic | Year released: 2017.
Title: Godwin | Year released: 2017.
Title: Real man | Year released: 2021.

14. Amarachi Uyanne

Amarachi Uyanne is popularly known by her actress name Amarachi. She is a Nigerian teenage singer, dancer, violinist, and business lady. She is the founder and Managing Director of Amarachi Talent Academy, a firm founded with the aim of nurturing and training young children with musical and dance talents.

Amarachi is very youngest among the list of top youngest richest musicians in Nigeria born on 17 July 2004 (age 17 years in 2022) in Delta state and has an estimated net worth of N400million according to many sources such as 360report, shoutmeceleb, etc. She had musical talent when she was young, hence she started very early and has attained much success in music now. She is popularly known in Nigeria and other countries in the world.

Most downloading and listening songs of Amarachi Uyanne are:

Title: Ova sabi | Year released: 2016.
Title: Tonight | Year released: 2020.
Title: Certified criminal | Year released: 2014.
Title: Santa baby | Year released: 2021.
Title: Get down | Year released: 2015.
Title: Single breath | Year released: 2016.

15. Joeboy

Joseph Akinwale Akinfenwa-Donus, also professionally known as Joeboy went into the Afro-pop music recording industry in 2017.

Being the youngest musician in Nigeria, Joeboy was born on 21 May 1997 (age 24 years in 2022).

According to Wikipedia in 2021, his net worth is estimated at $800,000. He lives an expensive lifestyle and is widely known.

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This Post Has 8 Comments

  1. Chinedu Emmanuel chibuike

    Who can help me I can sing , rap , write ✍️ song as well but no sponsor, please I need who will sponsor me , to be a greater one , so that my talents will not die inside me I pray 🙏 in Jesus name amen. My name is chinedu Emmanuel chibuike am from imo state in mbaise l.g.a. please any one should accept me I pray 🙏 amen.

  2. Faustina

    I have talent but no sponsor

  3. Yung moola

    Am a good singer but I don’t no who to sponsor me

  4. Chijioke zipporah

    My name is chijioke zipporah i am talented too i need help pls am 14 yrs old

    1. Miracle

      Is good for you

    2. Miracle modester

      Awka south in Amanbra state local government

  5. Jaga~b

    I have a talent but no one to sponsor me

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