9.Willz Mr Nyopole is the ninth highest paid Zambian musician with a booking worth K4500, just for a stage performance and an accommodation and transport pay of K2500. In 2016 he was paid K300,000 for his hit song Hakainde Contolola which he did for the United party for national development (UPND).
8.Angela Nyerenda-She has endorsed deals with Airtel and MTN in which she is paid royalties for her music,for her stage performance she gets K4500 and a minimum K3,500 for her transportation.
7.Petersen Zagaze -He is paid K5,000 for a live performance and K3400 for an ordinary lip sync performance. He has deals with multilateral coperations which are allegedly paying him whooping amounts of K50,000 per month.
6.Danny Kaya– He is well paid for his music,he does live performances with a band in which he does not get less than K6,000 for performance and transportation which ranges to K5,300. He is an entrepreneur. He is still working on his water company,he has his music moneterized and paid for by all the local network providers in Zambia which he gets amazing amounts ranging up to K50,000.
5.Chester-The shonogo hit maker was recently well paid on political occasions. His political performance ranged from K25,000 per rally. His non political performances range from K7,500 for stage performance and K3,000 for accommodation and transport. He is a strong PF cadre with amazing pays from the ruling party
4.Afunika-The eye of am eagle is a well paid musician for an ordinary show he gets K7,500.he has major deal with Zamtel in which his hit single “Free to mingle” is highest paid songs.AN ESTIMATION of a monthly pay for royalties ranges from K80,000. He is also a brand ambassador of different emerging companies in which he has acquired a lot of money.
3. Macky 2-Umupondo is a PF Cadre who got K45,000 for every rally appearance in the Just ended election. He is also paid K8,000 for every stage performance only ,plus accommodation which is K2,500.He has major deals with COKECOLA company,he has also deals with all local network providers which he is estimated to have been receiving a good amount of K100,000.
2.Jordan Katembula-JK is a PF cadre, Musician and entrepreneur.He is a middle man for some motor company based in america under which he receives a good monthly pay which stretches to K70,000. He was paid K45,000 for every Public appearance for patriotic front rally. His hit song ‘Dununa reverse’ enabled him earn K800,000 for his creativity. This pay came due to patriotic front victory in the just ended election .JK has also other businesses ventures which enable him get a lot of money.He has endorsement deals with different companies such as Airtel, MTN And Zamtel. And These local network providers are his man show sponsors. His album Launches earn him very good amount ranging to K220,000 for a single launch. He is in collaboration with Kayombo a co-business partner whom he shares wealth with.
1. Slapdee -The XYZ CEO is the highest paid rapper, Slapdee Vowed not to ever perform at a show which pays less K8,500 per hour during every performance. His Music is moneterized by all local networks. HIS ALBUM launches are highly funded for,his 10 year of slapdee last year earned him K340,000 from different investors,plus ticket sells helped him earn K50,000 at Hollywood.He is an all time and founder ambassador of proflight which pays him K120,000 Per three months. He has an XYZ Clothing line which makes about K3,000 Per week.