The Nigerian Music Gospel singers have been doing marvelously well in ministering amazing Gospel Songs and have been blessed.
Below are names of some of the top 8 richest gospel singers in Nigeria.
1. Judykey: Judith kanayo is an amazing gospel musician who studied theater art in redeemer’s university of osun State. She is signed in with Eeezee concept owned by Eezee Tee. She is a very talented gospel musician and has done her best in the gospel music industry. Her journey of music started as a backup to “Akinwunmi Nathan Oluniyi Akiremi” also known as “Florocka”.
Her single, “Nobody Else,” was released in 2013 which brought her to limelight in the gospel music genre. She possesses an angelic voice very lovely vocals and she knows the best way to pass messages to her fans. In 2019, she released “More than Gold”, a song that glorifies the name of God which was a lift up for her fans and her consistency in releasing unique gospel music is the reason she is still in her spotlight. She has $200.000 estimated net worth.
2. Mercy Chinwo: Is a renowned Nigeria gospel musician born on 5 September 1990 in Port Harcourt, Rivers State. She happens to be the first daughter in the family of five. In 2012, Mercy won the Nigerian idol competition.
She was an actress before switched into music and broke record in her single “Testimony”.
In 2015 and in 2017 she released her second single “Igwe” and since then, She has been consistently releasing unique melody songs for her fans and in 2018 she won Climax Award for Best gospel artiste of the year, the maiden edition of the Africa Gospel Awards Festival (AGA FEST 2019) as Africa Gospel New Artiste of the Year, Africa Gospel Female Artiste of the year, Africa Gospel Song of the year with her song Excess Love, and Gospel Artiste of the year at the AFRIMMA Awards in 2020.
On 13th of August 2022, Pastor Blessed Uzochikwa of the water crooks Church from Delta State Nigeria got married to mercy chinwo. She has $300.000 estimated net worth.
3. Buchi: Вuсhі is a great gospel singer which God has blessed so much. His first single was released in 1999 which gave him the first income from song sales and performing at events. He has won numerous awards to his name and has estimated net worth of $300,000
4. Eben: Emmanuel Benjamin is his real name. A Nigeria gospel composer, minister and singer who was born and raised in Lagos Nigeria. Eben started his musical career as a rapper but at some point started background performing vocal since his focus is on faith and worship.
In 2007 he came into limelight when he released his album”the rock” which includes “immarama” and “I Don hammer” since then he has released lots off unique albums and has remain relevant in the gospel industry till date with his efforts and hard work. He has won several Believer’s Love World (BLW) awards, including the 2014 and 2015 Worship Song Awards. He has $400.000 estimated net worth.
5. Samsong: Samson Uche Mogekwu is his real name. He was born on 30th November 1974 in Delta State Nigeria.He discovered his singing talent when he was still in high school in Abuja. He is a long time gospel musician who has won so many awards and has been nominated as the best Gospel artist in 2000 and 2008 by the Nigerian Entertainment Awards in New York. He is a well talented musician with numerous albums credit to himself. Albums like;
By the Holy ghost.
church boy Reloaded.
My Sound of Bulley.
On Top of the World.
His record label name is “The World of My Dream”. Aside from being a gospel musician, Samsong is also an amazing
music producer and songwriter with $450.000 estimate net worth.
6. Sinach: Osinachi Kalu Okoro Egbu is a Nigerian gospel singer, songwriter, was a senior leader at love world till 2021. She is from ebonyi state and was born on 30 March 1972. In christian song writer list, she spent 12 week at the top as a solo artist. She won a Dove Award with her song “Way Maker” because it bagged three nominations and won the song of the Year at the 51st GMA Dove Awards.
In 2021 she was honored by US congress and she gained The “BMI” song of the year award in tour. In a nutshell her songs, (Great are you lord, Rejoice, he did it again, precious Jesus, the name of Jesus and I no who I am) are among the Album she has released. In 2015, her song (way maker) was her biggest hit song and it gained her many awards and accolades even on youtube. for E.g: “way maker” remains the second most watch video currently.
She has sang with more than 60 Christian singers like, Darlane, Mandisa, Leeland, Michael W.Smith, Bethel music, Zschech and she has performed “Way Maker” in different languages. She is married to Joseph Egbu. She has an estimated net worth of $500,000.