Top 10 Richest Jamaican Artists

Get the name of top 10 richest Jamaican artists 2017, Highest paid Jamaican Musicians and entertainers.

Jamaican artists were less known at one time, but after the musical versatility was shown by Bob Marley, the world started to know the great music legends of the nations. Now there are many stars and they are all are popular around the globe. There are some of the top stars in the genre and most importantly, some of them are even legends in the music industry as well. You will be looking to know the names of the top stars and the richest of the stars till date and their names are as follows. In this writeup you will get the name of the top stars that are richest from that nation.

The top 10 richest Jamaican Artists 2017 are as follows:

10. Bounty Killer-

The last name in the list of the richest Jamaican artist is of another great entertainer. He has been one of the top stars of recent times and his net worth is 3 million dollars. He is popularly known as Grung gud.

Bounty Killer Richest Jamaican Artists 2018

9. Beenie Man-

Since 2007, he has been rocking in the music world and thus his name is in the ninth rank. There is a long career in front of him still now and he is sure to move up in the list. His net worth is 3.7 million dollars presently.

Beenie Man Richest Jamaican Artists 2016

8. Buju Banton-

He has been a star in the music industry. Presently he has been in the jail of American Prison, but he has been a great entertainer of all times. His net worth is 4 million dollars and he is the eighth name among the richest stars.

Buju Banton Richest Jamaican Artists 2016

7. Maxi Priest-

He has been in the music world for the last thirty years and he is a star in US and UK. He [is the seventh among the richest Jamaican artists and his net worth is 4.6 million dollars. In his career, he has published nine albums and all of them has been a great hit in the US and UK.

Maxi Priest Richest Jamaican Artists 2016

6. Damian Marley-

The sixth name is of another son of Bob and he has been one of the top legends of the state. Like his brother, he also won 3 Grammies and he is an international figure with net worth of 6 million dollars.

Damian Marley Richest Jamaican Artists 2017

5. Ziggy Marley-

He is the son of the great music legend Bob Marley and he has been the winner of three Grammies. He has been a real son of the legend and his net worth is around 10 million dollars. He has been going with the Tuff-Gong label that was founded by his star father.

Ziggy Marley Richest Jamaican Artists 2018

4. Sean Paul-

The fourth name in the list of top richest artists of Jamaica is of another successful artist, who has been one of the best pop music generators. His net worth is 11 million dollars.

Sean Paul Richest Jamaican Artists 2017

3. Jimmy Cliff-

The star pop star is one of the rare talent and he in the list of the top artists of Jamaica at the third rank. He has been one of the stars that is admired all over the world and his net worth is 18 million dollars.

Jimmy Cliff Richest Jamaican Artists 2018

2. Shaggy-

He is the most popular name among the star Jamaican musicians in the modern time. He has a record of selling albums in US at a record rate and his net worth is 22 million dollars. He has been in the music industry for a decade and that is the specialty of this artist.

Shaggy, Richest Jamaican Artists 2017

1. Bob Marley-

He is a top name in the music industry of Jamaica. There are not many who are like him. It is not that he made lot of money, but he expired at a time, when there was not that much worth of the Jamaican music. He has been a legend, not only in the Jamaican music, but is a legend of the Music itself, and without his name, pop music remains incomplete.

Bob Marley Richest Jamaican Artists 2017

All the stars that are mentioned above are real time entertainers. There can be no comparison to Bob Marley and thus he is placed at the top of the list without any question. The rest all are great talents and are well placed in the industry and thus are in the list of the richest stars.


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  1. Damian, son of bob.. Is also an awesome jamaican artist just lik him. His musics are so good that one would love to keep listening to it.

  2. I wish Bob Marley was still with us.. I am a great fan of him. I never missed any of his shows since i was 12. I miss him so much! His songs are evergreen.

  3. I can only say the best is Bob Marley. He is outstanding or maybe no words can even contain his awesomeness. He is a legend and he will be remembered even after years from now. He has left that landmark in reggae music.

  4. All these artists are incredibly awesome. I don’t find words to tell about them. Reggae music is like weed for me. It just blows my mind off.

  5. Love Jamaican reggae. It’s just so beautiful kind of music. And the God of reggae is the man who left us early,bob Marley. He is still alive with his songs though. Music misses him though.

    • Yes. He is missed. Reggae music is my choice whenever I feel low and stressed. It just relaxes me out and I feel better then.

  6. I like Sean Paul. He has made several appearances alongside many artists in English. Recently one with sia in cheap trills is just awesome.

  7. I find that anyone who loves Jamaican reggae is a worshipper of Bob Marley. He is the God of reggae culture. He has got so much freshness to the cult.

  8. My love for Jamaican reggae is never ending. The way it feels listening to those is quite a different thing than any other music. And Bob Marley is a God of reggae.

  9. He is the evergreen artist whose name will remain even for many generations to come. Bob Marley is one gem of an artist. His songs are so catchy and he has fans all over the world.

  10. Oh yes! Its only Bob Marley and Usain Bolt I love from Jamaica. Well it’s only Bob Marley who has made me feel that music can make one high. He is exceptional and his songs are evergreen.

  11. I love Bob Marley and who doesn’t?
    I still wish that he was alive now. We would have had many more songs.. Awesome songs. His songs give chills and they are so catchy too.

  12. It is one and only Bob Marley. He was the greatest performer and artist of his time. Maybe he passed away too early. He should have had a longer life. His songs still seem so fresh and never get bored of those.

  13. Bob Marley is no longer with us but his songs are and they will be evergreen. His songs are so out of the box and the music is highly trippy as the lyrics. His songs make me high.

    • So true. I feel the same. His ganja in my mind makes me feel high just like no other song does. That is the exceptional thing about it. His lyrics are just unique and the songs are too.

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