it’s always fun to see the list of top 10 Richest Musicians in Uganda
This is an interesting concept, because it proves two things to upcoming and ambitious musicians keep richest Uganda musicians.
- It’s possible to build immense amounts of money as a music artist!
- It also allows you to grow your wealth and income even more by breaking into Music and becoming an Entrepreneur!
The struggle is real and lots of artists pay their dues and never breakthrough into the mainstream. If you want to make the leap, get ready to become a marketer on top of writing songs and playing instruments, for example the following top 10 richest musicians in Uganda. Here is the top list of the richest musicians in Uganda.
1. Bobi Wine
The self styled Ghetto Gladiator is living large.He is the richest musicians in Uganda. Here are some of his properties;
Kyagulanyi owns Bukoto based Fire Records, a residential house in Magere and also does farming in Gomba.
Bobi wine drives an Escalade while he bought his wife Barbie a Range Rover which he also drives some times. He also owns a Land cruiser.
His Excellence Bobi Wine owns One love beach Busabala.
The ghetto president has some shops and rentals in Kamwokya and land in Wandegeya among other things.
Recently, he bought a boat which is branded ‘Regal Yacht’. This boat came with several talking points. While Bobi Wine says that it’s a new lavish yacht he bought at about Sh500 million, a great section of the public and media insists that it a second hand boat that Bobi Wine refurbished after purchase. He is also the Member of Parliament of Kyadondo East.
2. Jose Chameleone
This popular Ugandan reggae musician sings mostly in Luganda, English and Swahili. His music is a perfect blend of Ugandan folk music, Central African Rumba and zouk on a background of reggae. He is also known for his collection of cars. Cadillac Escalade, Mercedes Benz ML 200 super customer convertible and Premio are among his priced possessions.This makes him one of the richest Uganda musicians above all.
3. Bebe Cool
He owns a full set sound system (PA) inclusive of a band, lighting and loud speakers that can serve an audience of 20,000 people. It has been used at a number of concerts at Kiwatule recreation grounds. During his Bigsize concert at Kati Kati, the same music system was used together with Silk events.
Cool owns land in Kiwatule.
Bebe is building 4 three bedrooms and self contained apartments in Kiwatule. (4 apartments each with 3 bed rooms)
Big size stays in a residential house in Ntinda. While some members of the public say he rents the house, Bebe Cool confirms ownership of this house. The Gagamel president says that those who say he does not own the house should present the rightful owner and house documents.
He drives a hummer which on buying (two and half years ago) was valued at USD 40,000 (about Sh 100 million) inclusive of taxes. This is in addition to other cars he owns.
The Gagamel boss is a major financier/funder for 52 children at Katalemwa charity home.
Big size has also involved in different charity activities aimed at raising funds for cancer treatment and kidney transplant.
Bebe Cool is also a proprietor of some private businesses though he is tight lipped to give details.
4. Ragga Dee.
The veteran singer who is an upcoming politician has a lot to show that he got from music. Dee drives a hummer, owns a Beach located on Lake Victoria, Busabala, has a business dealing in importation of cars and cars for hire. Ragga Dee owns an expensive mansion that works as his home in Makindye Kampala. He is the fourth according to the list of the richest musicians in Uganda.
5. Mesach Semakula
Mesach Semakula is a founding member of Eagles Productions. He owns Kann studio, has several plots of land in Luweero, Kisenyi and Buwaate. He also owns several apartments in Buwaate, Lubowa and Zzana and a big rental flat in Bunamwaya. Mesach is also constructing a flat in Buziga. He makes it to top 10 richest musicians in Uganda.
6. Ronald Mayinja
Mayinja is one of the founding member of Eagles production. Ronald Mayinja owns Roma Hotel, has land in Buziga, two houses in Lukuli Nanganda, Roma Hardware in Kireka and several plots of land. He also owns trucks (mainly Lorries) hired to transport goods. Ronald is among the richest Musicians in Uganda.
7. Geoffrey Lutaaya
Geoffrey Lutaaya is another founding member of Eagles production living a wealthy life. Geoffrey Lutaaya owns a chain of properties. These are; a lavish home in Munyonyo, Durban Motel along Entebbe, Dance Flo bar/club in Nateete and several plots of land.
He is also constructing a hotel along Busabala road in addition to different cars he and his wife Irene Namatovu (also musician with De New Eagles ) own.
8. Grace Nakimera
One of the best stage performers in Uganda , Grace Nakimera managed to collect a money which she used in investments. She also has inherited wealth and She owns various apartments in the city, she has many agricultural projects on her own land that she owns in Lugazi and in Wakiso. She drives a Prado.
9. Eddy Kenzo
The husband of Rema Namakula, Eddy Kenzo in June 2015 purchased a multi-million mansion in Seguku Kampala, he owns various cars including 2014 Sports Range Rover Model that was given to him by the Kaki Investiments Boss, Black L Grande car and plots of land in Kampala.