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Top 10 Richest Zambian Artists

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Who is the richest Zambian musician? If you don’t know yet, after reading this article you will get more insight on top 11 richest Zambian musicians. Probably some people you thought are wealthiest musicians in Zambia have not made it to this complete list for rich musicians in Zambia. These are names considered Zambia’s wealthy artists today according to trusted online sources. They record music in common languages and since we’re now in 2020 this is fresh content on this topic. The list only comprises of new brand most happening names in the music industry.

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Top 10 Richest Zambian Musicians In 2020

The top 3 on this list for wealthiest artists in Zambia for the year 2020, inclusively consists of Macky 2, Kayombo and Slap Dee. Follow through to know the wealthy richest musicians in Zambia.

11. Mic Burner

 Mic Burner
Mic Burner

Michael Mandona popularly called Mic Burner is a talented Zambian rapper and Afro reggae musician. Born May 31 in 1990 and the man behind hit songs “Fuss” and “Thought of you”. Mic Burner with an estimated net worth of K100,000 is the first local musician to have shot a music video worth over $50,000. This guy does not play and hes got big bucks than you can ever imagine.

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The video for thought of you, had scenes and clips from Namibia and South Africa. The music video trended and been the most requested on international music channels Channel O, BET, Trace, MTV and MTV Base.

10. Cleo Ice Queen

Cleo Ice Queen

Hip hop female recording artist and radio presenter, Clementina Mulenga, known as Cleo Ice Queen is Zambia’s most influential female rapper. Born on June 14 in the year 1989 she has sought to prove her worth. Music has done well for her making her to be among the wealthiest women in Zambia.

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Former Big Brother show housemate, brand ambassador for female condoms, voted best female in Southern Africa during AFRIMMA in 2013 and 2015. Arguably one of the most prominent female rappers with everything. From today when you ask, who is the female richest Zambian musician? remember Cleo Ice Queen has a net worth of K150,000

9. Chanda Mbao

Richest Zambian musicians
Chanda Mbao

Don’t get surprised Chanda Mbao has made it to this list for richest artists in Zambia. He’s a highly influential rapper, even though not very much recognized in Zambia. Chanda Mbao is the first local rapper to have a music video shot in Miami USA. He makes very ultra good music. Collaborated with major African names including South Africa’s Dales and Major Gemini just recently. Chanda Mbao has an estimated net worth of K180,700.

8. B’Flow


Brian Bwembya Bwalya, professionally known as B’Flow is a recording hip hop artist and eightieth richest Zambian musician. Given respect for making amazing enormous dance-hall sounds. He is a brand ambassador of music for change, Chairperson for HIV/AIDS and Social Commentary and AIDS Healthcare Foundation founder. B Flow is the first African musician to have been recognized public by the American president Barack Obama. He among richest Zambian musicians, because B’Flow is with a net worth of K200,200.

7. Organized Family

Organized Family
Organized Family

The group rose to prominence with great music and sound to the ears. They are the most celebrated musicians in most African countries. Currently based in South Africa at the moment were they have built houses. The group also owns a successful record label in Lusaka. Organized Family have an estimated net worth of K215,000.

6. Mampi-Queen Diva


Mirriam Mukape, Queen Diva is one of Zambia’s richest female musicians. Business lady, musician running a closing line and boutiques in Lusaka. Thinking of how expensive life in USA is compared to Zambia. She is the only musician that manages living abroad for over 12 months. Mampi currently has an estimated net worth of K225,000.

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Top 5 Richest Musicians In Zambian

These are the wealthiest local best musicians in Zambia with money. These are the complete names of richest musicians in Zambia ranking at top 5. They live an expensive lifestyle, driving porch cars. Making big huge of money and living on expensive flats you can think of. Also not forgetting these are the best musicians of all time in Zambia to have ever lived.

5. Chef 187

Chef 187
Chef 187

Chris Kondwani Kaira, Chef 187 is arguably the best rapper of this era. Chef 187 has significantly contributed to the music in Zambia, breaking boarders with rap. The only Zambian rapper to have been invited to Coke studios. No doubt Chef 187 is a very skilled rapper, its due to this reason the rapper has so much dominance. Chef 187 is popularly one of the most played artists on radio and third most highly paid musician in Zambia. Chef 187 is worth over K346,439,drives an expensive Audi A5 one of the best luxury vehicles in this country.

4. OC Oscilliation

 OC Oscilliation
OC Oscilliation

Siame O’Brien, better known by his stage names OC Osilliation is the CEO of recording studio Obama Records. Currently based in the United states of America. OC is the third richest musician in Zambia and was born on the 25 August 1984. This is the renown hit maker of “Folo Folo”, “Wacha Wachema”, “Last Forever, among others. OC Oscilliation has an estimated net worth of K350,000.

3. Slap Dee

Slap Dee
Slap Dee

Mwila Musonda, famously called Slap Dee is rapper and multi award winner. Featured on CNN’s top magazine for best musicians in Africa. He is one the to leading musician with major endorsements from local companies in Zambia. Slap Dee is the second highest paid artist. Running sideline businesses and music, making more tours every year compared to any other musician. K450,560 is Slap Dee’s net worth minus property and other assets. Slap Dee is Zambia’s third richest musician currently.

2. Kayombo

Kayombo is Zambia’s third richest musician. He is the only Zambian musician that owns a private helicopter, deals in the importation of expensive cars and clothes.


King Kayo owns other investments including Kayo Lodges, this alone makes him over K25,000 per month. Shops in Lusaka for clothes, deals with Chinese syndicate and has been a forerunner supporter for the current ruling party. Kayombo is apolitical cadre, together with close friend JK (Jordan Katembula) These guys have been loaded with money. They have some of the most expensive cars in the country. Kayombo is the second richest rapper with an estimated net worth of K665,005.

1. Macky 2

Hip-hop musician Mark Mulaza Kaira, otherwise well known by the stage name Macky 2 is currently the richest musician in Zambia. Regarded a legend and operating other lucrative businesses than you can imagine in Zambia. Former Big Brother Africa house mate were he finished third and founder for Hope Foundation. Elder brother to award winning rapper Chef 187 and Towela Kaira, the new female talented musician on the scene.

Highest Highest Paid Musician In Zambia
Macky 2

He has so many poles of income from endorsement with mobile companies to mining deals.In the year 2014 he had an estimated net-worth of K4 million. In the year 2019 became a shareholder in a company for meal meal called Kamuda milling, which is new on the market. Acquired a private mining license, ten houses in Lusaka and copper belt on rent. Macky 2 from these businesses alone makes over K50,000 per month. On the other end Macky 2 signs musicians who pay him not less than 60 percent on whatever they make every month. Macky 2 has an estimated net worth of K1 million making him Zambia’s leading richest musician.


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