What is Falz Net Worth in 2019 and how did he become so successful? Here is exactly what we know. Falz was born on the 27th of October, 1990 in Mushin Lagos State, Nigeria.
Folarin Falana is a certified lawyer, Songwriter, rapper and actor. In 2012, The singer graduated from law school in Abuja With a distinction.
Falz Net Worth
|Source Of Wealth||Rapper/ Actor|
|Date Of Birth||27 October 199|
Falz love for music drove him to start a band “School Boys” in secondary school. They released their first mix-tape “Shakara”. Fast forward to 2011, Falz released “Waz Up Guy” his official first single and he also dropped “High Class” and “Currency”. These singles drove the singer to the top Nigerian music chart. His song was played on every radio/Tv stations. His songs tremendous success, got him nominated in the Nigeria Entertainment Awards on the best collaboration category.
However, Falz was relentless he released another album “Stories That Touch” on 17 November 2016. which features top hot singles like “soldier”, “clap”, “ello bae”, “soft work” and “karishika“. These singles were on all top music charts making it one of the long lasting album in 2016.
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Falz’s song “Karishika” was nominated in the Nigeria Entertainment Award for “Music Video of the Year” where he features Phyno and Chigurl. While his song “soldier” featuring Simi won the Headies Award for the best music video in 2016.
The video “soldier” was directed by capital dream pictures. As of June 27, 2019, the video currently has over 5 Million views.
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in 2016, Falz ventured into acting. He started acting in a comedy series “Jenifa’s Diary” The said movie, landed him The Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards in 2016 for the incredible role he played as “Segun”. He also won the 2016 BET Awards under the “Viewer’s Choice Best New International Act” category.
That same year, Falz got an endorsement deal with MTN Nigeria, alongside with Tekno and Skales rumours have it, that the deal was worth N100 MIllion.
In 2015, He also bags an endorsement deal with Web Mall an online shopping mall. In 2016, he became a brand ambassador for BBM (BlackBerry Messenger).
On May 25, 2018, Falz released “This is Nigeria” a version of “This is America” by Childish Gambino. The said song gains tremendous attention of Nigerians as it narrated deeper issues going on in the Nigerian society. Fortunately, the song “This is Nigeria” was ban by the NBC (National Broadcasting Commission). When Falz was asked, he said: “If they ban this song, then I do not understand them because that song is definitely not a vulgar song,”.
However, Falz threatens to seek legal actions if The National broadcasting commission (NBC) fails to lift the ban of the song “This is Nigeria“. Sadly, There was no lift, and Falz sues NBC for N100M.
The following year, Falz released his fourth studio album “Moral Instruction”, on 15 January 2019 which had a lot of controversy since its release.
Here are some of the highlights of Falz’s career:
- Viewer’s Choice Best New International Act (2016 Bet Award)
- Best Actor in a Comedy Movie/Series (2016 Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards)
- Jenifa’s Diary
- Couple of Days
- 10 Days in Sun City
- Merry Men: The Real Yoruba Demons
- Chief Daddy
- Wazup Guy
- Stories that Touch
- Moral Instruction
As of 2019, Falz Net Worth is estimated $720 Thousand. Putting him among the richest artist in Nigeria.
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