Olamide is widely regarded as Nigeria’s most prolific indigenous rapper of all time. He made it known even before hitting Stardom that until he retires from the music scene, he will keep releasing new albums yearly, this is one remarkable achievement no rapper or artiste has been able to keep up with. Olamide’s net worth in 2022 has greatly skyrocketed not mainly from Endorsement deals like most Nigerian musicians but from his album sales, local and international tours and his popular yearly sold out event “Olamide Live In Concert” (OLIC).
The truth is when you are rich, young and famous, everybody wants to know your value and what you can bring to the table of real men. Some for the sake of just knowing, while others want to know for comparison and how to classify you, they want to know who is richer or doing better as it is with Olamide.
Olamide Badoo’s net-worth in 2022 has risen to an all time high, and various factors have increased his value in the Nigerian Entertainment Industry, these and may more we are going to be discussing here today.
Also, we will be divulging into Olamide’s personal life, to be precise, his biography and net worth, endorsement deals, and assets so relax and see how the self acclaimed King of the Street made it to his current position today.
Olamide’s Net Worth, Houses & Cars
There are very few words to describe the “Motigbana” crooner. Olamide Adedeji popularly known by his stage name, Olamide Badoo or Badosneh is a Nigerian indigenous rapper, songwriter, producer, business man, and the CEO of YBNL (Yahoo Boy No Laptop) Nation.
Born 15th of March, 1989 in Bariga, Lagos state mainland, Olamide in a bid to focus on his musical career deemed it necessary to complete his University education at TASUED (Tai Solarin University of Education) as this would give him a better platform to relate with his fans.
The record label (YBNL) is a home to Limerick, DJ Enymoney, Olamide Badoo, Lyta, Davolee, Temmie Ovwasa, Just recently, Olamide signed new lyrically brutal rapper Picazo into YBNL Nation. There have been comparisons in recent times as to which record label houses the best talents between Wizkid’s Starboy records, Davido’s DMW records and YBNL Records, this is a decision many are yet to decide as these three geniuses are silently competing for the best label home.
How It All Started
Did you know Olamide’s started his professional music journey with ID carbasa’s record Label Coded Tunes? He was as at then, managed by 9ice’s estranged ex wife Toni Payne. In a bid to stand on his own, Olamide In 2012, abandoned Coded Tunes and this brought about the birth of YBNL Nation and till date, Olamide has not stopped releasing not just albums upon albums but hit street songs that leaves even the old nodding their heads to the sounds of the beats.
What You Stand To Learn From The Topic: Olamide’s Net Worth and Biography
- Olamide’s Net Worth in 2022
- Olamide’s Forecasted Net Worth
- Olamide’s Biography
- Olamide’s Real Name
- Olamide’s Real Age
- Olamide’s Businesses and endorsement deals
- The amount Olamide Charges Per show
- Olamide’s Houses and Cars and lot more
His Biography In Summary
|STAGE NAME||Olamide Badoo|
|DATE OF BIRTH||15th March 1989|
|PLACE OF BIRTH||Bariga, Lagos Mainland|
|OCCUPATION||Singer, Songwriter, Producer, Business man|
|RECORD LABEL||YBNL Records|
Olamide’s Endorsement Deals 2013 To 2022
Olamide got his major first endorsement deal with Glo Nigeria, a deal worth over 50 million Naira. In 2013, 17th of July precisely, he became the first Nigerian artiste to sign a multi-million naira Ciroc endorsement deal, industry reports have it that the deal was worth over 40million Naira.
In November 2013 in the same year, Olamide joined a host of industry colleagues as a brand ambassadors for an international brewing company, Guinness Nigeria for a deal reportedly worth over N75Million Naira, making him one of the most influential rappers till date.
It was a year of recurrent endorsement deals, in 2014 he signed a deal with Etisalat Nigeria, currently 9Mobile in a deal worth over 100 million naira, Olamide, knowing his root, invested heavily into Landed properties (Real estates), Oil and Gas (Petrol station), he rebranded his record label, got himself a new apartment and set the ball rolling.
Olamide’s Houses In Lekki And Bariga Lagos
Just like other young Nigerian musicians, Olamide has got good tastes. After the day’s stressful events, Olamide retires to his tastefully furnished and designed building at Lekki phase 1 area of Lagos Island. Olamide’s Lekki house is valued at over 200 million Naira as at 2022 according to the NIESV (Nigerian Institute of Estate Surveyors and Valuers).
He also has a detached Duplex at Bariga, Lagos mainland precisely valued at 45million Naira.
A fervent lover of exotic cars, Olamide’s garage is loaded with 4 wheels of various types, see below, the list of all Olamide’s cars
- A brand new 2014 Red Toyota Camry Muscle Worth 5 Million Naira
- An SUV Mercedes Benz G55 AMG aka G-Wagon worth over 30million Naira
- An Infiniti SUV worth 7million Naira
- 2015 Range Rover Sport Worth 25million Naira
- A Rolls Royce worth 69million Naira
He recently talked about acquiring a brand new GT Bentley Continental and private Jet in the nearest future.
Olamide’s Awards and Nominations 2013 To 2022
It would be weird for this caliber of musician to be without awards. Olamide from day one has proven his worth, some say awards are not a true test of one’s talent or success, nevertheless we cannot deny the feeling of recognition and achievements attached to wining one.
Olamide over the years have been scooping in both national and international awards, some he was nominated while others he won out-rightly. See below for the full list of awards won by olamide from 2012 till date;
1) Channel O Music Video Awards (2014)
Olamide won the Artiste of the Year award
Best Rap Album
Album of the Year
Best Rap Single
Most Gifted West
2) 2014 Nigeria Entertainment Awards
Best Rap Act of the Year
3) MTV Africa Music Awards 2014
Best Hip Hop and “Male Musician of the Year”
4) City People Entertainment Awards
Most Popular Song of the Year
Rap Album of the Year
World’s Best Male Artiste
5) World’s Music Awards
World’s Best Live Act
World’s Best Entertainment of the Year
Video of the Year
6) Nigeria Music Video Awards
Best Afro Hip Hop Video
Song of the Year
Best Street Hip Hop Artiste
Best Rap Single
7) The Headies 2014
Artiste of the Year
Lyricist on the Roll
Best Rap Album
Album of the Year
Best Album of the Year
Best Rap Act of the Year
Music Video of the Year
In total, Olamide has won for himself and record label, twenty-two (22) awards out of a total of 42 nominations, a feat he is surely going to surpass with his new singles already occupying number 1 spot in virtually every top 10 songs played on all Music channels.
Olamide’s Net Worth (2022) – $12.5Million
Olamide aside being an artiste, is a complete business man. Only a few are aware that he is into Oil and gas business, that is, he owns a Filling Station here in Lagos.
Like his industry right hand man Phyno, the indigenous rapper (Olamid) is also into Real estates, he once revealed in an interview that he is acquiring all these in order to live a struggle-free life in future owing to the pains and challenges he went through in life to become what he is today.
Olamide is paid a minimum of 2million per performance in any event except events for his industry colleagues which he might want to perform for free as one good turn deserves another. For Government functions and events of private companies and billionaires, he is paid a minimum of 4million naira for his performances on stage.
Olamide owes his rise to fame to critics, on his journey to stardom, many labelled him a noise maker and that the likes of Dagrin wouldn’t give him the room to blow beyond stage 1, to Olamide, this was a challenge and when quizzed about this, he said “I found out I was gifted in music so I have to explore it, it’s my life, my hustle, my world” those were his words and today he has not just only made critics eat their own words but proven to be a force to reckon with in the music industry even though many still claim he wouldn’t be where he is today if Dagrin were still alive.
Till date, Olamide is one of the few Nigerian rapper and Indigenous artistes whose net worth keeps increasing from sales of albums and performances directly from his career and businesses unlike most artistes that wait for endorsement deals from multinationals and giant indigenous companies to strike a deal with them before making huge sums of money.
Olamide till date has sold over 80million Naira from his album sales from reliable sources close to him. His OLIC yearly event according to the PR company handling the show confirmed to us that the show alone is worth over a 150 million Naira, this is aside the sponsorships and brand
His landed properties are worth over 150 million Naira as at today when valued by
As at 2022 Olamide’s net worth for is currently estimated at $12 million US Dollars which when converted to naira is about 4billion Naira in liquid cash, assets, endorsement deals his brand identity.
The YBNL Nation Boss has acquired so much at within a space of few years. Keep watching out for him come 2022, he sure has something new under his sleeves. Olamide is worth emulating, lets ignore his lyrical contents, he has been able to stay off baby mama dramas currently engulfing Wizkid and Davido, Olamide is a homely guy, he knows when to become Olamid Bado and when to be called Olamide Adedeji.
Watch out for Olamide’s net worth in 2022 as he is set to hit another milestone in his music career. We would love to hear your opinion as regards the subject matter. Thank you.