A lot of agitations and
speculations among fuji fans as regards to who
and who are the Richest Fuji Musicians In
Nigeria and this matter has been trending for
At this moment, Naijaloaded.com.ng is officially
intervening on this matter . This quest is to
reveal those Fuji musicians that are the richest in
We are engaging on this quest because of the
controversy about whom the richest Fuji musician
in Nigeria is, at the end of this article it would
now be clear on whom or who are the richest fuji
artistes in Nigeria. Before we go further on this
post, we want to take out time to give a precise
definition of Fuji Music because it is not possible
that everybody knows what fuji music means.
Fuji music is a type of music that encompasses
Aro, Afro,Sakara, Apala, juju, gudugudu and high
life . Now that we all know what we mean by the
word Fuji music , let’s go straight to business of
today which is revealing to our fans the richest
fuji musicians in Nigeria.
There is a lot of change in Nigeria Music Industry
and it no longer shocking that Fuji music has
become a “hot cake” in Nigeria today with hordes
of artist vecturing into the music genre.
In time past, Fuji music was not accepted by
many and because of this fact it was very
impossible for it to go viral.
But fast forward to
2016, fuji music is now one of the most soughted
after music in Nigeria. Resulting from this fact,
fuji musicans has been able to make alot of cash
from the business putting them among the
richest musicians in Nigeria today.
It worthy to note that Fuji music is more
dominant in the Western part of the country.
Yorubas listen and dance to Fuji music in any
occasion whether its a birthday party, naming or
marriage ceremony etc. Fuji music is their kind of
song. Fuji musicians are from the Western part of
of Nigeria and Yoruba is their dialect.
1. Ayinde Wasiu Mashal – Net Worth | N750
Ayinde Wasiu Mashal popularly known as Kwam
1 and Obaluaye of Fuji. He was born on 3rd of
March, 1957 in Lagos Island.
Ayinde Wasiu Mashal has released over 50
albums since he started singing. K1 De Ultimate,
has been the most recognizable name in the
genre since the mid – to late 1990s and in the
late 1990s. Kwam 1 is the current richest Fuji
musician in Nigeria, with a total net worth of
2. Abass Akande Obesere – Net Worth | N500
Abass Akande Obesere is well known for his
radical songs, he is one of the most successful
Fuji musician in Nigeria, he started music right
from his primary school days.
Obesere has released many albums since he
started singing such as Asakasa, Omorapala
Overthrow, Egungun Be Careful, Obaadan, Mr.
Teacher, Effissy etc. Obesere is also a
businessman, and have acquired many properties
over the years, his net worth is N500 million.
3. Pasuma Wonder – Net Worth | N455 Milllion
Alhaji Pasuma Wonder was just an ordinary Fuji
musician before his block buster “Orobokibo”
album was released in 1995 and his life never
remained the same again.
The “Orobokibo” has become a popular slang in
the western part of Nigeria, Pasuma has
properties worth millions of naira.
4. Saheed Osupa – Net Worth | N450 Million
King Saheed Osupa is a native of Ibadan, Oyo
state, he started singing in 1983 and has
released over 20 albums. He is the only musician
that released four in one albums in Nigeria.
Saheed Osupa performs in more than ten shows
in a week, he has made a lot of money and name
for himself as a Fuji musician in Nigeria and his
net worth is N450 million.
5. Adewale Ayuba – Net Worth | N400 Million
Adewale Ayuba is among the few Educated Fuji
Musician in Nigeria. The Bonsue Fuji act was
among the first set of Glo Ambassador unveiled
many years back.
His style of Fuji is Unique and Distinctive among
the rest. The Hotelier is no doubt one of the
Richest Fui Musicians in Nigeria.
6. Sule Alao Malaika – Net Worth | N300 Million
Sule Alao Malaika, known as Malaika as his
stage name, he has performed in numerous
countries such as Canada, Malaysia, Ireland,
Wales, United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Egypt, Libya
and so on.
Malaika is a talented Fuji musician that is loved
by many he recently completed his multi million
house in Ajah, Lagos state, he is one of the
richest Fuji musician in Nigeria.
7. Shefiu Alao – Net Worth | N200 Million
Shefiu Alao is the king of Ogun State with his
‘musical palace’ situated in the heart of
Love or it or hate it, this list can’t be complete
without the inclusion of the fuji singer. He sings
good songs and majority of Yoruba’s prefers him
to other Fuji musicians because of the quality of
8. Muri Thunder – Net Worth | N100 Million
Several years ago, Muri Thunder rose from the
Ajegunle/Amukoko slums to become a respected
At a young age, Muri appealed to a much older
audience as he consistently maintained that he
took cues from the late Sikiru Ayinde Barrister.
He has remained consistent in his game doing as
much as he can to remain relevant and just like a
few others on this list, he shares a considerable
fan base with other fuji acts.
9. Taiye Currency – Net Worth | N85 Million
Currently, the most successful and popular fuji
act in Oyo State with an impressive fan base in
Ibadan, Taiye Currency joins the list as one of the
leading and popular fuji artistes in recent time.
For over a decade, Taiye has held down his
Ibadan base and remains committed to giving
the large fan base in Oyo State quality fuji music.
10. Remi Aluko – Net Worth | N55 Million
This is one man who – as a Christian – has
made a name for himself as one of the leading
fuji stars around.
Remi Aluko‘s songs aren’t only the best you can
get around, and he also has interestingly
amazing following. He’s well known as Ajela.
He’s fond of giving a fuji touch to several hip hop
tunes, but he appeals to a large audience that
are mostly transporters or conductors.
Thank You all for reading this – This is our List
of the Top 10 Richest Fuji Musicians in Nigeria.
Do you think there is a Fuji Musician missing on
Feel free to use the Comment Box.