The music business is likely one of the highest paying fields in the entire world.
Nevertheless, whether or not it’s by means of excursions, document gross sales or enterprise partnerships, these musicians have made critical financial institution all through their careers.
Music has assist brighten up the temper on the planet and we will see everybody has their favourite musician.
Nonetheless, lets have a look at the highest 10 richest South African musician
1. Steve Hofmeyr
He’s reportedly the wealthiest musician in South Africa, with an estimated web value of R273 million. The controversial Steve Hofmeyr has been within the music business for a few years, nonetheless, he additionally made his mark as an actor and tv presenter all through his profession.
The rapper, who began whereas he was nonetheless in his teenagers, made his cash together with his first album in 2011. Based on the Internet Value Portal, AKA has a web value of R155,6 million.
3. Rebecca Malope
Malope, the African Queen of Gospel, 30-year profession made her one of many richest musicians within the nation. So far, she bought 10 million albums over the span of her profession, reaching multi-platinum, platinum or gold standing for 35 of her albums.
She additionally hosted the tv program Gospel Time and in 2013 she was one of many judges on actuality TV present Conflict of the Choirs South Africa.
she has an estimated web value of R68.25 million.
4. Die Antwoord
The group has been on the South African, and worldwide, music scene since 2009.
From starring in Neill Blomkamp’s 2015 film ‘Chappie’, to headlining worldwide excursions, Die Antwoord managed to rack up a web value of R56 million, and an annual income of R8 million.
5. DJ Euphonik
He has achieved collaborations with huge names within the worldwide music business, together with Swesidh Home Mafia and Skrillex, in addition to journey the world.
Euphonik, who is thought for his Home music, additionally has an curiosity in property. He owns a complete of 14 properties in Johannesburg.
He’s allegedly value an estimated R34.1 million, as reported by The Internet Value Portal.
6. DJ Sbu
The South African DJ and Kwaito star is the founding father of TS Information and MoFaya vitality drinks. He’s reportedly value R27.Three million.
7. Black Espresso
Over the span of a 22-year profession, Black Espresso based the music label Soulistic Music, labored with worldwide stars equivalent to Usher, Alica Keys and Drake, and made an look on quite a few best-selling checklist.
His R27.Three million web value enabled him to purchase properties in America, in addition to drive luxurious vehicles, equivalent to a Maserati.
Together with Black Espresso and DJ Sbu, Oscar Bonginkosi Mdlongwa, aka Oskido, has an estimated web value of R27.Three million.
He’s the founding father of Kalawa Jazmee Information, a music label, which signed the likes of Bongo Maffin and Increase Shaka.
9. Cassper Nyovest
From filling up stadiums to proudly owning his personal document label, Nyovest managed to make an influence on the South African music business from the very begin of his profession.
The rapper can also be in partnership with MTN and the vodka model Ciroc.
Based on The Internet Value Portal, Nyovest has an estimated web value of R9.55 million.
10. Juanita du Plessis
She may deserve a spot greater up on this checklist, however, the Afrikaans musician’s actual web value is unknown.
Nevertheless, all through her profession, du Plessis achieved gold and multi-platinum standing for 30 of her albums, which bought 1.35 million albums to date.
With stats like that, no marvel she’s one of many richest South African musicians.