Dj Neptune is one of Nigeria’s most versatile Disk Jockeys with real name as Imohiosen Patrick. Many upon hearing the name would wonder where DJ Neptune is from? He is from the South South region of Nigeria, Edo state precisely. Talking about his versatility, DJ Neptune though a DJ as we all know, but he is known more as an OAP (On Air Personality) than a musician. In order to give his musical career the necessary boost, DJ Neptune used his influence with top Nigerian musicians and has since done many collaborations with many “A” lists Nigerian artistes.
DJ Neptune’s net worth is worth discussing about because he has been in the entertainment industry for decades and many would assume he has amassed a fortune owing to the platform (Radio Station) he used in kick starting his DJ and musical career.
DJ Neptune: Biography And Net Worth (2021)
In the post we will be giving out news about DJ Neptune’s personal life, his biography and net worth not forgetting how he rose to stardom. Below is a brief introduction into his biography, current Net worth for 2021 and record label
|REAL NAME||Imohiosen Patrick|
|STAGE NAME||DJ Neptune|
|DATE OF BIRTH||1990|
|STATE OF ORIGIN||Edo State|
|CAREER||Disk Jockey and OAP (On Air Personality)|
|GENRE OF MUSIC||Afro/Afro Pop|
|RECORD LABEL||Neptune Entertainment|
|DJ NEPTUNE NET WORTH||1.5Million USD|
DJ Neptune is the only son of four children and he started his musical career in the late 90’s when he used to entertain friends and family and stage shows at the early age of 10.
He had a dream of becoming a DJ and he built on his aspiration which materialized when his several online practice and tutorials made him perfect his skills. Sooner than later, he became very popular and the most sort out to watch at night clubs and other powerful social functions.
By 2004, DJ Neptune became a professional to watch when he was hired by a renowned Nigerian private Radio Station Ray-Power 100.5Fm in Lagos. He remained as in-house DJ till 2010. As at then DJ Neptune had already started receiving 7 figures in earnings when salaries and show performance fees to perform at big events are summed up so you should know what that means to his net worth at an early age.
DJ Neptune continued to worked on his skills and talents and his wealth of experience he acquired with Ray Power gave him the rare opportunity to work harder and thus becoming one of the most popular DJs in Nigeria making his numerous fans to listen to radio sets whenever he is on duty and this further caught the attention of the likes of MI, Burna Boy, Olamide, Wande Coal , Banky W., Phyno, Naeto C, Da Grin and Slimcase.
In 2008, he signed a deal with Naeto C as his personal DJ and Hype man while still retaining his job at Ray Power FM after which he went further to release his DJ Max tape which he shared online thereby giving his work a wider audience.
The multi-talented Neptune is a disc jockey, singer, song writer, producer and music icon including hip-hop, funky, Afro beats and a dance hall. He released numerous singles including the popular 1,2,3 where he featured top artistes. He has also featured other top musicians like Davido, Wizkid, M.I. Naeto C, Kizz Daniel , the late Da Grin, Lynxx, Jesse Jags and General Pype among other celebrities.
He has performed in high profile events and places which many of his colleagues in the industry would day dream about one of which is the prestigious Harvard Business School in Boston, USA in 2010 and according to credible source he was paid over 10,000 USD and all expense paid by the organizers of the event.
Others Shows DJ Neptune has performed with are:
Naeto C 2011, UK Tour
Rick Ross 2011 Concert, Lagos.
MTV Base 2009 Road to Mamas Africa Award in Lagos
Hennesy Artistry 2013 Concert
Star Trek Concert 2014 and 2015
Congo Brazzaville in 2015 All Africa Games.
The ever conscious Dj Neptune was appointed Nokia Ambassador in 2013 as part of his contribution to entertainment industry in Nigeria.
DJ Neptunes Awards
DJ Neptune, like other celebrities, has won several awards and accolades including:
- The Nigerian Awards for the World.
- Tush Award for the Best Dj
- 2010 Dynamix All Youth Awards for the Best Nigerian Dj and Africa Entertainment awards for the best international Dj.
- NPA awards for the Dj and Nigeria entertainment awards
- 2012 Nigeria entertainment awards
- 2018 DAAR Communications awards (AIT) as best Dj in Nigeria among others.
DJ Neptune has equally performed for numerous renowned Artists including the likes of Davido, Wizkid, Naeto C, media giants AIT and others and has become the DJ to watch across Africa.
DJ Neptune’s Net Worth 2021
Now we are at the spot where every seems to be interested in. Now the question remains; What is DJ Neptune’s net worth? When calculating the net worth of an individual or celebrity like DJ Neptune in this case, many factors are put into considerations and they include:
a) DJ Neptune’s earnings per hour (an estimated figure based on his total earnings monthly)
b) DJ’s performance fee for showing up and performing alongside artistes
c) Album sales
d) As a DJ and OAP he charges for Hypes therefore his Hype fee will be put into cognizance
e) Endorsement Deals
f) His personal businesses and Cars and house put together.
All these have been calculated and put together to sum up DJ Neptune’s Net Worth as at 2020. Though this figure will be updated towards the end of 2020 to give the final value of his net worth and there we can compare and contrast to see how well he has performed.
DJ Neptune’s net worth has being on the rise even in 2020 which has placed him as one of the most popular and talented DJs in Nigeria. According to credible reports and information from the industry DJ Neptune is worth of over $1.5 million dollars. Though Forbes value is slightly lower than this figure but when estimated, it falls within the bracket.
The prolific DJ has done well for himself and deserves some accolades. Thumbs up to him.