This is a list of notable Nigerians involved in music who were born with silver spoons and also making waves in the ever competitive industry.
Some of the popular music acts in Nigeria basking in wealth today, have humble family backgrounds e.g Patoranking was a street Hawker selling rat poison, Timaya a plantain seller, Wizkid was a studio rat etc. But some musicians who have made it big in the industry were actually born with silver spoons.
Below is a shortlist of some of them:
His real name is Prince Adeyemi Adetona. This handsome young man is actually a prince. His father is Lamidi Olayiwola Adeyemi III, a traditional ruler of the Yoruba state of Oyo and pretender to the throne of its historic empire.
Tillaman is a very talented musician, but, nevertheless, he has a strong financial protection.
12. DJ Cuppy
Her real name is Florence Otedola and she has never kept in secret who her parents are. She is a daughter of Nigerian billionaire, Femi Otedola who owns Forte Oil Plc.
The father and the daughter have a cordial relationship. Every time, the fast rising DJ has an event, her father rallies round her financially.