Top 10 Richest Gospel Artist in Nigeria

With the Nigerian Gospel music scene flourishing, there is a growing number of gospel artists that have made it to the top list.

We put together this article to give you an idea of who these men and women are. Our hope is that through this article, we can not only show you how diverse our talent pool is but also encourage people from other parts of Africa to keep on pushing as they work hard towards their goals.

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Listed below are the richest Gospel artists in Nigeria today;

1. Sammie Okposo

Sammie Okposo is a gospel artist from Nigeria and has been in the industry for over 20 years. Sammie Okposo, as of 2019, has sold a million records has a net worth of $750K. Sammie Okposo was born in Nigeria to a Christian educator and a housewife. Sammie Okposo is married and blessed with children.

2. Frank Ugochukwu Edward

Nigerian gospel singer, Frank Edwards is the second richest Nigerian artist on this list of Gospel singers in Nigeria. He doubles as a church musician and has collaborated with some of America’s most prominent gospel artists, like Don Moen who was featured during Frank Edwards’s latest album release performance. He not only sings but plays instruments too! The Nigerian Gospel rock artist is from Enugu state. His net worth currently stands at $600k.

3. Nathaniel Bassey

Nathaniel Bassey, a Nigerian jazzman and of the richest worship musician in Nigeria was said to have been inspired by the A-list worship leader and prominent Nigerian Gospel music icon, Dr. Panam Percy Paul. He pursued his passion for music at an early age when he was just 12 years old.

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Nathaniel Bassey is an inspirational Nigerian gospel singer owing to the fact that his music is much desired for worship as a result of their captivating lyrics as well as inspiring melodies from his Trumpet.. not just in Nigerian churches but also across the globe.

This popular wealthiest gospel artist was born in Lagos but originally from Ikot Ofon Ikono in Akwa Ibom state. Nathaniel Bassey is the brain behind “Hallelujah Challenge,” a live worship session that went viral for years on social media.

Nathaniel Bassey’s net worth is worth over $500k.

4. Sinach

Sinach has been in limelight as a popular Nigerian gospel singer for years now. Her real name isOsinachi Joseph (nee Kalu) and she’s the first gospel singer from Nigeria to break into mainstream music in Africa.

Sinach has gone on to achieve commercial success outside of Africa due to her fusion of Nigerian contemporary gospel with more Western-sounding styles. She’s a Gospel singer who has influenced people all over the world. Her music has been streamed millions of times and she has also written some very inspiring songs.

Sinach’s net worth currently stands at around $400k.

5. Eben

Eben is a talented singer with a good voice and beautiful lyrics. He has found himself in the heart of many gospel fans, who enjoy his music and style.

He grew up in the church, where he learned to sing at a young age and eventually became a world-renowned gospel musician.

Since Eben came into the limelight in 2016, he has shared the stage with several other Gospel musicians.

In 1997, the ‘IMARAMA’ hit track owner discovered his passion for singing as a youth choir in Living Faith Church. He later moved to Christ Embassy when he came into limelight shortly thereafter.

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Eben’s net worth is currently estimated to be $380k.

6. Yinka Ayefele

Yinka Ayefele is a Nigerian gospel singer and songwriter. He has been in the industry since 1994, releasing his first album called “Bitter Experience” in 1998. The talented musician was involved in a ghastly car accident that left him permanently confined to a wheelchair, which because of the incident got people’s empathy when he released his first album called “Bitter Experience”.

Since then, he has gained popularity with his work on albums such as “Everlasting Grace” (2010), “Living testimony!” (2017) Prayer Point, fresh glory, and more.

7. Tope Alabi

Tope Alabi is a Yoruba Nigerian gospel artist, songwriter, and actress. She has been acclaimed for her unique voice, lyrics, and style which are distinct from her peers. Tope is multi-faceted; she is well known to be an A’ List Yoruba Nigeria gospel artist, film voiceover artiste, and actor who seldomly participates in acting some line of scripts. She was born on 27 October 1970 in Lagos State.

Tope made a splash with her 2001 album “Ore ti O Common”. She has since then risen to become The best Yoruba gospel singer in Nigeria, Tope Alabi’s net worth is estimated to be $300k.

8. Lara George

Everybody who has listened to her songs must have come to the same conclusion as me that Lara George is one of the best soloists from Nigeria. As a result, her first single debut – Ijoba Orun (A Message of Peace) was well accepted, granting her a distinctive place among the top 10 performing artists in Nigeria.

Ijoba Orun is the most choreographed song, which won her several awards including the Trailblazer of the Year award in 2013.


She has made most of her earnings from live Gospel performances, album sales, and a few brand endorsements. Lara George’s net worth is $250k.

9. Prince Gozie and Njideka Okeke

Prince Gozie and Njideka Okeke are rated as the best new Igbo gospel duo in Nigeria, with their debut single ‘Akanchawa’ which is appeared to be very inspiring to many people across the country.

They have been singing in churches and schools and constitute just part of what is a dynamic musical force in Nigeria.

They became famous by releasing their album, which sold out in millions. They’ve also got some money to their name through live performances and musical events in all sorts of countries.

Prince Gozie and Njideka Okeke together have a net worth of $200k.

Mercy Chinwo

Mercy Chinwo lost her father at a very young age and became a star in 2012 after winning Nigerian Idol Season 2 – which was co-sponsored by ​Etisalat and Pepsi. She is now among the most popular gospel musicians in Nigeria with her name among the richest in the industry. Her net worth is ₦70 million ($150,000).


That’s it! on our list of the wealthiest gospel singers in Nigeria. Who’s your favorite? Share in the comment section below.

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