Want to know between Shatta Wale & Sarkodie who is richer? This is one of major questions being asked when their is a beef between Shatta Wale & Sarkodie. Shatta Wale & Sarkodie are the big names in the Ghanaian Entertainment and music industry. The two artiste is now a role model to some upcoming Ghanaian musicians. In this article we will reveal to you the richest between Shatta Wale and Sarkodie.
Before we proceed let’s give you a brief biography of Sarkodie & Shatta Wale.
Sarkodie is not the most handsome, fresh and rich dude in the entertainment industry but he has made a name in industry. As a matter of fact, Sarkodie was one of those who worked their way up from nothing to limelight, then to comfort and riches. Michael Owusu Addo, simply known as Sarkodie is a famous Ghanian rapper who belongs to the ten richest African artistes according to Forbes. Sarkodie is a rapper, entrepreneur, CEO, and a philanthropist.
The BET award winner has countless singles and two albums to his name. He is signed to Duncwills Entertainment record label and imprints his own Sarkcess Music on most of his works. Sarkodie began his musical career as an underground rapper in Ghana. He appeared on Adom FM’s popular rap competition “Kasahare Level”. It was through rap battles that he met his former manager Duncan Williams of Duncwills Entertainment. Sarkodie is one of Africa’s richest artistes and is internationally recognized as a hip hop icon from the African Continent Sarkodie has won 77 awards from 140 nominations, including 21 Ghana Music Awards. Makye, his debut studio album, won him three awards at both the 4syte TV Music Video Awards and Ghana Music Awards.
Charles Nii Armah Mensah jr who goes by the stage as Shatta Wale is a famous reggae-dancehall musician. This genre of music is popular now, so there is no surprise that the musician is a very wealthy man. Shatta Wale is not only a successful dancehall musician and producer, but he is also an organizer and CEO of Shatta Movement, the Rush Energy drink and Guinness Ghana Breweries ambassador. The musician and producer is at the peak of popularity now that is why so many people want to know how rich Shatta Wale is. Shatta Wale is the most awarded Dancehall artist in Africa and second most awarded musician in Ghana. He releases close to 100 songs each year which comprises Reggae, Dancehall and Afrobeat. In 2014, he peaked number 38 on E.tv’s “Top 100 Most Influential Ghanaians” Awards chart.
Net Worth: $6.2 Million
Great talent and hard work allowed Shatta Wale to accumulate the estimated by Forbes net worth of about $6.2 million. The status of a millionaire is deserved by Shatta Wale, and it is obvious that the musician can afford all his expensive assets and luxury items.
The most expensive thing that belongs to Shatta Wale is a private jet that the musician has purchased recently. Except for the jet, the famous dancehall artist also has four expensive cars, one of which has a unique plate number SHATTA 1 15. The status of a rich man requires the presence of at least one luxurious mansion. The musician has two big houses, one of which is situated in the capital of Ghana.
Net Worth: $5 Million
Sarkodie’s net worth is estimated to be $5 millions. Sarkodie’s major source of income is his music career. He was ranked #8 in the Forbes and Channel O’s list of ten richest African artists. He has given many successful hits in music industry of Ghana. In addition, Sarkodie has won many awards for his super hit singles and albums, which also add significantly to his Net Worth. Apart from his music career, he runs a clothing brand with the name of “Sark by Yas”. Many other companies also are using his stardom as he is the brand ambassador of many multinational companies and endorsing their products. In 2012, Samsung decided to make him the brand ambassador of the company. Sarkodie with the collaboration of Samsung launched the new series of headphones called Obidi chief headphones. He also endorses Tigo Telecommunication Ghana and FanMilk Ghana. His earnings from endorsement also add to his Net Worth.
With this information you now know between Shatta Wale and Sarkodie who is richer.