What is Basketmouth Net Worth? According to this website Basketmouth net worth is estimated at around $20 million Us Dollars (Over 8 billion in Naira) Basketmouth is among the Nigeria best Comedian.
However in this article we are reviewing Basketmouth Bio, Wikipedia, Parents, Father, Children, Endorsement deals, State Of Origin, Height, Net Worth, House and Cars, Phone Number, Contact, Wife/Spouse, Controversies, Record Label.
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Today in Nigeria, one cannot mention even two comedians without mentioning Basketmouth.
He is arguably the best comedian in Nigeria today, However, a lot of people do not know his net worth.
Bright Okpocha popularly known by his stage name Basketmouth is a Nigerian comedian and actor, he was born on the 14th of September 1978 in Lagos State Nigeria.
He is an elite comedian, who has organized successful and popular standup comedy concerts like Basketmouth Uncensored across the country.
Basketmouth organized a comedy challenge on Instagram, it is called the #TwoThingsChallenge which sparked criticism from his fans, after a young fan posted a video of him saying offensive things relating to sex, with a child in close view in the video.
Basketmouth Early Life/Educational Background
Basketmouth was born in Lagos State, Nigeria. However, he is originally from Abia State, Nigeria.
He completed his primary and secondary education in Apapa, Lagos State.
However, After he finished his secondary education, he then moved to Benin where he gained admission to UNIBEN (University of Benin).
This was where he graduated with a degree in Sociology and Anthropology.
Before he became a comedian, Basketmouth first started out as a musician.
He first realized that he had a natural drumming talent, and then later on in 1994, he discovered that he was a talented rapper.
In a bid to pursue their dreams, Basketmouth formed a group named ‘Da Psychopaths’.
This group comprised 7 members who were all friends of Basketmouth.
As a group, they used to attend shows and rap in different events.
However, they soon split in 1995 even before they could make any gain from the group.
After the separation of the first group, Basketmouth then formed another group with his brothers called Ola-Phillips and Godwin.
Although they performed for a couple of shows, they couldn’t get their breakthrough.
More so, This was mainly because their genre of rap was not widely accepted in the country.
In 2014, Basketmouth established the Barons World Entertainment Record Label.
He also dropped a highlife studio album titled ‘Yabasi’.
This was used as a soundtrack for the movie titled ‘Papa Benji’ in November 2020.
The album have the guest appearance of influential artists like; the Cavemen, Waje, Flavour, Duncan Mighty, Ladipoe, Phyno, and a few others.
- Real name: Bright Okpocha
- Stage name: Basketmouth
- Date of birth: 14 September 1978
- Country of Origin: Federal Republic of Nigeria
- Source of Wealth: Entertainment, Endorsement, business
- Net worth: 8 kbillion Naira
Basketmouth Acting Career
Before Basketmouth became a full-blown comedian, he used to appear in some Nigerian Soap Operas.
Even till date, he is an actor who is well known across the nation.
However, Basketmouth appeared in the popular Africa Magic Show titled ‘My Flatmates’ in 2016.
More recently, he began his comedy series called ‘Papa Benji’.
Aside from the drama series mentioned here, Basketmouth has also appeared in a couple of other movies.
Basketmouth Top Songs
- Assembly Of Gods
- Leave Me
- Love And Life
- The Traveller
- Papa Benji
- Pepper Soup
- World People
- Ride or Die
- One Bo
- Ghana Jollof
- Your Body
Basketmouth Awards and Nomination
- In 2005 and 2006 Basketmouth won the National Comedy Award
- The Best Standup Comedian of the Year
- Pan-Africa Comic of the year in 2017
- He was nominated for Africa Magic Viewers’ Choice Awards (2022)
- Best Africa Magic Original Comedy Series (Nominated) (2022)
- Basketmouth Record label
Basketmouth was signed into Barons World Entertainment / EMPIRE.
Basketmouth Properties (House and Cars)
Basketmouth is said to own many luxurious fleet of cars, This are the list of cars owned by Basketmouth.
- Honda Crosstour: He gifted his wife this beautiful Honda sedan on her birthday in 2013
- Lexus LX570
- Opel insignia
- Toyota Highlander
Basketmouth is said to be living in a very beautiful and gigantic house. As a rich comedian, it is expected that Basketmouth owns a lot of luxury mansions.
Undoubtedly, that is the simple truth, Basketmouth owns a couple of luxury mansions.
As a matter of fact, so many of his real estate properties are unknown to the media.
However, Basketmouth owns a mansion in Lekki, Lagos.
This mansion is a huge mansion that features a double parking space, a large swimming pool, and so many other facilities.
Basketmouth Endorsement Deals/Business
- He signed a Multi-million naira endorsement with DANA AIR In 2011
- He also got an N12m endorsement deal with Surebet
- He has also been an ambassador for Glo Ng and his contract was renewed many times
- It is being rumored that he owns so many real estate properties.
Basketmouth Marital Status
Bright Okpocha( Basketmouth ), The ace Nigerian comedian is currently married to Elsie Uzoma Okpocha and their marriage is blessed with two gorgeous and lovely Children: Jason Okpocha, Janelle Okpocha
I strongly believe that you guys would have been curious to know how much this celebrity has made in his music career
Basketmouth Net Worth
Basketmouth as a huge amount of money which makes him one of the richest comedian in Nigeria. His net worth is estimated to be $20 million.
Basketmouth net worth in Naira: is about ₦8,308,000,000.00 as of 2022.