1. BOBI WINE
Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu popularly known as Bobi Wine whose current net worth is $7.3 million has been ranked as the richest male artist as per Ugandan Forbes. Bobi Wine is a politician, actor, activist, businessman and philanthropist. He has released more than 100 songs throughout his career.
Bobi Wine owns One Love Beach on Lake Victoria and a taxi network, he also posses a yacht, a speedboat and several luxury cars. The musician has been endorsed by several brands such as MTN, Centenary Bank, Lifebank condoms and Twaweza.
- JOSE CHAMELEON
Known for his signature rusty voice, Jose Chameleon is happily married to his wife Daniella Atim with 5 children. The artist owns a music label called Leone Island and so far, has over 12 albums. Presently, Chameleon boasts a net worth of $6million, Chameleon also owns a luxury residential in Seguku, Daniella apartments, Coco Beach, Chameleon phones among others. He is also listed among the country’s artists that have performed on big stages in countries like the USA, UK, Belgium and Sweden.
3. BEBE COOL
Moses Sali, alias Bebe Cool is a Ugandan artist who majored in reggae, ragga and African fusion and is happily married to Zuena Kirema. The musician has investments in music and real estate, he owns several cars, apartments and plots of land. Bebe Cool has a net worth of $2.6million.
4. RAGGA DEE
Daniel Kazibwe famously known as Ragga Dee is among the richest male artists in Uganda. The 50-year-old is married to Mariam Kazibwe and together have 4 children. The singer is a businessman and a former politician who contested for mayorship in 2016 and was unsuccessful. His net worth is $4million so far and has 18 albums in his name. Ragga Dee was among the first artists in Uganda to buy a Hummer in 2006, he also owns a beach at the shores of Lake Victoria and has investments in Real Estates. Ragga Dee has deals in the importation of cars and car hire, has a residential mansion in Makindye, Kampala and his record label is called Buggie Empire.
5. MESACH SEMAKULA
The God-fearing Afro-pop musician and businessman was born in 1976 in Buwaate village, Wakiso District. The musician ventured into music in 1993 while still in high school. He tried his hand at an audition by Umar Katumba but did not succeed. He has over 50 songs with more than 6 albums. His net worth is $560,000. He also owns Golden Studio and has invested in real estate and owns a hotel, apartments and parcels of land across the country.
6. RONALD MAYINJA
The famous singer, songwriter, husband and father, politician and businessman was born on 9th November 1978 in Mpenja, Gomba district, Ronald owns Roma Hotel, Roma Hardware, two houses in Lukuli Nanganda and several plots of land. He also owns lorries hired to transport cargo. His net worth is $554,000.
7. GEOFFREY LUTAAYA
Initially part of Bakayimbira Drama actors. Geoffrey Lutaaya met Ronald Mayinja in 1997 and the two started the Gebris band where Lutaaya transitioned to Diamond Productions which he later changed to Eagles Production together with Mesach Ssemakula, Ronald Mayinja and Fred Mayiso. His net worth is $350000. The musician co-owns the De New Eagles band with his wife Irene Namatovu, own several other properties including two motels, one hotel, and a club. He also has several pieces of land and owns a lavish home in Munyonyo.
8. EDDY KENZO
Edrisah Musuuza alias Eddy Kenzo who is well known as Rema Namakula’s baby daddy and BET Award winner has a net worth of $320000. Eddy Kenzo has four albums and several national and international awards and owns a massive mansion in Seguku, Kampala with several luxury cars to his name and several plots of land in Kampala. Kenzo is a brand ambassador for various brands like Airtel and the ministry of Tourism and has travelled to over 30 countries.
9. HARUNA MUBIRU
The former member of Eagles Production who now owns Kream Production founded in 2011 is into real estate and owns a fleet of cars, he also has an expensive residential mansion with his net worth at $350000
10. GRACE NAKIMERA
Known throughout the country for her vibrant stage performances, Grace Nakimera is the only female that has made it to the top ten richest artists in Uganda, Nakimera is into modern Agriculture and has several investments in real estate in Kampala and other parts of Uganda. Her net worth is $290000.