Adekunle Gold Biography & Net Worth

Adekunle Gold, born on January 28, 1987, and also known as AG Baby, is a Nigerian Afrobeats singer and songwriter. He is currently married to Simi with 1 kid (Adejare) and signed to Def Jam Recordings. He has a net worth of $2 million in 2024 (estimate of 2 billion in naira).

So let’s dive into more interesting topics like adekunle gold biography: what he does for a living, his personal life, career and also adekunle gold net worth in 2024.


Adekunle Gold Biography

Adekunle Gold rose to prominence with his 2015 hit single “Sade,” a highlife rendition of One Direction’s “Story of My Life.” Prior to this, he inked a record deal with YBNL Nation and released his debut studio album titled “Gold” in 2015, which peaked at number 7 on the Billboard World Albums chart. Notably, before joining YBNL, he was responsible for designing the label’s official logo and other artworks for artists like Lil Kesh, Viktoh, and Olamide. In 2023, Adekunle Gold released his fifth studio album, “Tequila Ever After,” marking his debut under Def Jam Recordings.

In March 2023, Adekunle Gold’s signing to Def Jam Recordings was officially announced by Tunji Balogun, the CEO of Def Jam Recordings, as reported by Billboard.

Adekunle Gold tied the knot with Simi in January 2019 after dating for five years. Their union was blessed with a daughter in May 2020.

Adejare Kosoko
Adekunle Gold & Simi’s Daughter

He became a father for the first time on the 30th of May 2020 when his wife, Simi gave birth to her daughter “Adejare Kosoko“.

So, how much is adekunle gold net worth in 2024, that will be explained in details in next chapter.


Adekunle Gold Net Worth

Adekunle Gold is among the best and experienced musical artist in Nigeria, with an estimated net worth of $2 million (over 2 billion in naira) in 2024. He made his wealth from various sources like going for shows, record deals, social media promotions and many more.



  • Gold (2016)
  • About 30 (2018)
  • Afro Pop Vol. 1 (2020)
  • Catch Me If You Can (2022)
  • Tequila Ever After (2023).


Notable Singles

  • “Sade” (2014)
  • “Orente” (2015)
  • “Pick Up” (2015)
  • “No Forget” feat. Simi (2016)
  • “Ire” (2018)
  • “Before You Wake Up” (2019)
  • “Something Different” (2020)
  • “AG Baby” feat. Nailah Blackman (2020)
  • “It Is What It Is” (2021)
  • “Sinner” (2021)
  • “High” feat. Davido (2021)
  • “Mercy” (2022)
  • “5 Star” (2022)
  • “Party No Dey Stop” feat. Zinoleesky (2023).




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