Mayorkun, Biography & Net Worth


Mayorkun, Biography & Net Worth 2020 And Facts

Mayorkun has actually become a very prominent artist, thanks to his named Davido. He becomes the search of many fans all over the globe.

Hiphopafrika has taken upon her self to tell you all the information you need to know about this successful artist, His real name, biography, net worth, list of cars and house and lots more.


The versatile artiste called Adewale Mayowa Emmanuel popularly known as Mayorkun is a Nigerian singer, songwriter, comedian, and pianist. He was born on March 23, 1994, Osun State.

He has since established himself as one of the sought after musicians both locally and internationally. Coming from a family of entertainers, Mayorkun’s mother is a Nollywood actress and his father a movie producer.

The talented musician holds a degree in accounting from the University of Lagos and was in a banking job before he was discovered in 2016. Mayorkun decided to leave his bank job to search for another due to bad pay, when his cover video was spotted by Davido in February 2016.

Net Worth

Mayorkun has rose rapidly into hall fame, his net worth is estimated to be $5million, an equivalence of ₦2 billion.

His car collection includes; N35 million Mercedes Benz CLA250 AMG, Two Toyota Prado Suv, a Mercedes Benz 4matic, Porsche Panamera Turbo, Range Rover SUV. Mayorkun also owns a house worth 200million naira.


Mayorkun was a piece of the ensemble at a youthful age where he, as per him, “took in the basics of music”.

He has a degree in bookkeeping from the University of Lagos, and was in a financial activity before he was found in 2016. Mayorkun’s vocation in music began after discharged a front of Davido’s “The Money” single and was found by the vocalist on Twitter. Davido tailed him on Twitter and Instagram, after which Davido inquired as to whether he can accomplish more than play the console.

He got a call from Davido that day he composed his abdication letter and sent Davido a portion of the tunes he previously recorded.

Davido chose to sign him to Davido Music Worldwide.


He was designated for Best New Act in the City People Entertainment Awards.

In 2016, he won the Rookie of the Year, the Most Promising Act and the Nigerian Teen Choice Awards in The Headies and City People Entertainment Awards and the Choice New Song of the Year separately.

Mayorkun won the Best New Act in the Nigeria Entertainment Awards in 2017. 2018, Best Music Cover, Artiste of the Year and Next Rated at the City People Entertainment Awards and The Headies separately.

The year 2019, he won the Best R&B/Pop Album for ‘The Mayor of Lagos’ and Hip Hop World Revelation at The Headies.  Apparently, the artist has not quit remembering his good fortune years in the wake of interacting with Davido.