Adekunle Gold is a top Nigerian musician who sings in Highlife genre. His songs always leave a blow of life thought in the minds of listeners. Aside from being a singer, he’s also a songwriter, a sculptor, and a graphic designer.

According to a reliable source, Adekunle Gold’s net worth is estimated at $2 Million, making him one of the richest musicians in Nigeria.

Adekunle Gold Net worth

By sticking and reading through this piece of content, you will end up knowing all you need to know about Adekunle’s biography, lifestyle, wife, awards, age, house, car, and how he made this impressive fortune.

Biography of Adekunle Gold

Omoba ADEKUNLE Kosoko popularly called Adekunle Gold was born on January 28, 1987. He was born and brought up in Lagos State, Nigeria. Adekunle is a prince from the prestigious Kosoko family of Lagos State and a nephew to Nollywood star, Jide Kososko.

Adekunle Gold grew up in a family of six, where he was the only male child. Though he lost his youngest and closest sister to heart complications, he is a nephew of the famous movie star “Jide Kosoko,” who is also a prince.

However, his parents were Muslims but allowed Adekunle Gold and his sisters to explore other religions, and that was how he found himself in a church choir. Adekunle got his stage name “gold” from a sermon by his pastor in the church.

Omoba ADEKUNLE Kosoko is a graduate of Lagos State Polytechnic, where he studied graphics. He went viral after photoshopping himself into photos of famous celebs which led to his nickname “king of Photoshop.” Before his breakthrough into the Nigerian mainstream music industry.

Music Career

Adekunle Gold penned his first song at the age of 15 when he was still in the church choir. He was a member of the now-defunct boys’ band “The bridge boyz,” a group formed in 2010 with his friend “Seyikeys.”

They released three songs and a cover, which includes; “Norm Breaker,” “No sleeping on a bicycle,” and ” All of Me” by John Legend.

The artist worked on establishing his career on solo after the group was dissolved. His first solo was “let it stop” a song for national peace. Though the song didn’t gain reception due to a lack of funds to push it.

However, in 2014, Omoba ADEKUNLE Kosoko released “Sade” which was a cover of “one direction” hit song “Story of my Life”. The song was indeed a hit as it was heard everywhere at that time. The King of Photoshop continues his progress by releasing other singles “Orente and pick up”.

After the song “sade” Adekunle Gold was signed to Olamide’s YBNL Nation where he released his debut studio album in 2015. Though before the signing in he worked for YBNL Nation as he was the brain behind label’s logo and artworks of some of the label’s signed artists.

AWARDS AND NOMINATIONS

  • He won the award for “Revelation of the year” at the 2015 edition of AFRIMA
  • The single “Sade” won the Best Alternative song award at the headies award ceremony in 2015
  • Headies award for best alternative song 2016
  • City People Music Award for best collabo of the year 2017 – “No forget”.
  • City People Music Award for album of the year 2017 -“Gold”.

Adekunle Gold’s Net Worth

The net worth of Adekule Gold is estimated to be $2 Million. He is one of the richest musicians in Nigeria. While his net worth in Naira is 734 Million as of April 3rd, 2020.

This figure is latively compiled from his music sales distribution, amount charge per show, cars, house, and his fan base.

You may also want to know more about the talented singer. Read the FAQS below;

Is Adekunle Gold the son of Jide Kosoko?

Adekunle Gold is the nephew of the famous Nollywood star, Jide Kosoko, while he is is the only son of both parents.
The Kosoko is a royal family of Lagos which qualifies Adekule Gold as a Prince.

Who is the biological father of Adekunle Gold?

Adekunle Gold’s father is Prince Hakeem Kosoko. He was buried in Lagos State on Thursday, 30 May 2019, under the stewardship of relatives while his son Adekule was seen paying the last respect.

Is Adekunle Gold the son of Jide Kosoko?

Adekunle Gold is the nephew of the famous Nollywood star, Jide Kosoko, while Adekule is the only son of both parents.
The Kosoko is a royal family of Lagos which qualifies Adekule Gold as a Prince.

How old is Adekunle Gold?

Adekunle Kosoko is 33 years old, given birth to on 28 January 1987.

Who is Adekunle Gold Wife?

The talented Nigerian singer, Adekunle Gold is married to Simi from 2019 to date, who is a vocal sensation. While early this year 2020, he celebrated their first wedding anniversary with beautiful photos on social media.

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