The persons under discussion is Phyno Fino and Olamide Baddo, we are going to be compare and contrast the two Nigerian rapper to know who is richer and better rapper. We are already aware that Olamide and Phyno are the top Nigerian rappers who are currently making sure that Nigera doesn’t come out last in hiphop scene. It is no longer news that Olamide and Phyno are among the best and notable Nigerian rappers today but who is really the richest and better rapper among the two.
Most people often ask who is the richest rapper between Olamide and Phyno? some people even go as far to ask who is the best rapper between Phyno and Olamide? This article is intended to give you an insight pertaining the richest and better rapper among the two Nigerian act.
Phyno Phino and Olamide Baddo are two undisputed and remarkable music Stars with different notation of singing, Phyno is widely known for his fluent rapping in his native language(dialet) Igbo while Olamide is widely known for his flows in Yoruba language making two of them close substitute
Phyno and Olamide are very close in the music industry and they are known for working together on many projects. Their collaborations have pushed them both to stardom because each time they work together we are expecting a hit. They teamed up to release “Ghost Mode” which is one of their biggest hit in the Nigerian Music Industry. They have also released other singles including “Father Father” and many others. The two rappers also teamed up to released an album titled “Two Kings” which is home for banging hits. They have also won many awards and earned uncountable nomination in numerous awards as well.
Phyno iis widely known as The King of the East while Olamide is recognised as King of the West and they are very close friends regardless the Tribe. The both have worked together to release chat topping track and they have been able to achieve a lot from the music business. Olamide and Phyno is also in the list of the top 10 richest musicians in Nigeria where the likes of P-square, 2-Face, Don Jazzy, Wizkid and others takes the lead . The two are also considered as the best rappers in Nigeria 2016 and 2017.
His real name is Azubuike Chibuzo Nelson , popularly known by his stage name Phyno. Born on the 9 October 1986 in Enugu state, is a Nigerian rapper and producer who is regarded as the best in the Industry today. Phyno Fino is a Nigerian Igbo rap and hip-hop recording artist who shot to lime light after releasing “Ghost Mode” featuring Olamide. Phyno started his musical career as a producer in 2003 and started rapping commercially in 2010 after yielding to the advise of his friends who counseled him to try himself in the booth.
Phyno received his secondary education in Enugu and later bagged a degree in public administration at the institute of Management and Technology Enugu. His concentrated on his musical career more after he graduated from IMT.
After launching into his rapping career in 2003, Phyno released his debut studio album, “No Guts No Glory”, was released in 2014. The 20 tracks album was supported by tracks like “Ghost Mode”, “Man of the Year”, “Parcel” and “O Set”. This album cemented his career and shot him to stardom . The highly anticipated album was supported by 2 bonus tracks “Multiply” (featuring Mr Raw, Timaya, Flavour N’abania and M.I) and “Paper Chaser” (featuring Illbliss).
While he was a producer before launching into his rapping career, he produced for top Nigerian musicians like Timaya, M.I Abaga, Olamide , Flavour, Ruggedman, Bracket, J Martins and Mr Raw. In a chat with Ifeoma Onoye of Daily Independent , the rapper cited Mr Raw(N***a Raw) as his musical influence.
Phyno own a ₦70 Million naira mansion in Enugu and ₦168 Million naira duplex at Chevy view Estate, Lekki in Lagos. the super star have a couple of costly cars which includes ₦28 Million naira Bentley GT Coup’e
Phyno’s Endorsement Deals
- Phyno signed an ambassadorship for Guinness Nigeria for made of Black Campaign in August 2014 alongside his brother in the music business, Olamide.
- He became a brand ambassador for Nairabet in early 2015 . Later in the year he signed a 50 Million Naira deal Airtel Nigeria.
- Phyno became the latest brand ambassador for the Nigeria Telecom giant Globacom in earlier 2017. He took to his Instagram account to announce to his two million fans about his latest achievement.
His real name is Olamide Adedeji but he is widely known by his codename Olamide Baddo. He is a Nigerian rapper and song writer who hail from Bariga, Lagos State. The hip hop star, delved into music in 2000 and in 2010, performed at the Hip Hop World Awards. He attended his elementary and secondary education in Lagos. Olamide graduated from Tai Solarin University of Education where he read Mass Communication . He launched his debut album titled, Rapsodi, in 2011, with the lead single, Eni Duro.
Olamide record mostly in his native language Yoruba. He has collaborated with several artists in the Nigerian music industry and foreign musicians and have wonderfully improve in his craft over the years. His professional music career kick started in 2010 with his single “Eni Duro” which was heavily accepted and well rated by music critics. One attribute that has helped him stay on top of his musical career is his ability to stay away from scandals and social media beef.
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Olamide is popularly tagged as one of Nigeria’s best rappers, he has collaborated with top acts in the Nigerian music scene, talking about the likes of Phyno, D’banj, Phyno, Don Jazzy, Davido, MI ,9ice and Wizkid to list a few. In 2012, Olamide released his second album, “YBNL” Yahoo Boy No Laptop, which featured multiple guest appearances from Tiwa Savage, Davido, Reminisce and Dammy Krane. He signed a mouth-watering deal with Guinness Nigeria Plc in 2013 . He was also handpicked and appointed a brand ambassador for telecom giant, Etisalat. He later ported to GLOBACOM following the expiration of his contract with Etisalat.
One thing that is synonymous with Olamide since the inception of his musical career is that he releases an album every year. He also revealed that releasing an album every year isn’t a big deal to him as he is ready to keep releasing hits upon hits . Olamide recently released his seventh album few days ago and he titled this one #LagosNawa.
Other albums include
- Rapsodi (2011)
- YBNL (2012)
- Baddest Guy Ever Liveth (2013)
- Street OT (2014)
- Eyan Mayweather (2015)
- The Glory (2016)
- 2 Kings (2015) (with Phyno)
Between PHYNO and OLAMIDE: Who is Richer (NET WORTH)
The Richest Nigerian rapper 2017
According to reports, Phyno’s is reportedly worth $4.6 million. While Olamide net worth is estimated at $6 million as of March 2017 . Without being told, it is obvious that Olamide is richer than Phyno . One sure thing about the two Nigerian rappers is that they both have street credibility, good standing, and the exceptional ability to inject native dialect in their tracks. Some will say that Phyno is more original due to his lyrics.
They are both good when it comes to performing on stage but Olamdie pulls more crowed than Phyno which majority of my readers will agree with. Phyno on the other hand also electrifies his fans once he mounts the stage but has a poor dancing skill. Olamide has more fire when he set his foot on stage and he has a unique way of connecting with his fans. Olamide is the street favorite , the street loves him and he loves them in return.