Fuse ODG is a British-Ghanaian singer and one of the richest musicians in Ghana with an estimated net worth of $8 Million. He is one of the acts pushing Ghanian music to the international stage. He is best known for his singles “Antenna” “Azonto” and “Dangerous Love”.
|Full Name||Nana Richard Abiona|
|Date of Birth||2 December 1988|
|Fuse ODG Net worth||$8 Million|
Fuse ODG was born in London and raised in Ghana, he returned to London for his secondary education, where he attended the Archbishop Lanfranc School, Croydon.
Fuse began his musical career in 2013, releasing his debut single “Antenna”, which peaked at number 7 on the UK Singles Chart and number 85 on the Irish Singles Chart. In the same year, he released another single “Azonto”, which peaked at numbers 30 and 38 on the UK Singles Chart and the Scottish Singles Chart, respectively.
He then released “Million Pound Girl (Badder Than Bad)”, which peaked at number 5 and 65 on the UK and Irish Singles Chart respectively. Concluding the year, he was awarded ‘Best African Act’ at the MOBO Award’s 18th Anniversary. He also won four awards at the Urban Music Awards 2013.
In 2014 Fuse ODG released “Dangerous Love”, featuring Sean Paul. It peaked at number 3, 4 and 55 on the UK Scottish and Irish Singles Chart. His next single, “T.I.N.A.” featuring British R&B artist Angel, was released on 19 October 2014. The track features on his debut album of the same name.
Fuse ODG debut album, T.I.N.A., an acronym for “This Is New Africa”, was released on 3 November 2014, the album peaked at number 25 on the UK Albums Chart and 63 in Scotland. The album includes all five singles and is presently certified silver by the British Phonographic Industry for 60,000 certified sale.
In 2015 He just two singles “Only” and “Top my Charts”. He also featured on Tinchy Stryder’s single “Imperfection”, on Angel’s single “Leyla. In 2016, he collaborated with British Asian artist Zack Knight and Indian rapper Badshah. They came together and composed an African/Indian soundtrack, Bombae.
He went hiatus, untill the release of his 2019 album titled New Africa Nation. Fuse is one of the most streamed artists on the continent only behind Wizkid and Burna boy. According to Wikipedia, the stage name “Fuse” comes from his fusion of musical styles, as he is known for his unusual combination of genres such as Afro-pop, hip-hop, R&B, funk and rock. “ODG”, meanwhile, stands for ‘Off Da Ground’.
It is imperative to note that Fuse ODG is a recipient of numerous awards including the Grammys for his contribution to Ed Sheeran’s ‘Bibia Be Ye Ye’ on ‘Divide’ which won the ‘Best Pop Vocal Album’ Award.
Fuse ODG Net Worth
Fuse ODG is one of the richest musicians in Ghana with an estimated net worth of $10 Million. He is able to generate this net worth as he is one of the best-selling singers in the country. Two of his track: Ateena and Million Pound Girl are certified gold by the British Phonographic Industry for exceeding chart sales of 100,000 in the United Kingdom.
His “Dangerous Love” featuring Sean Paul is also certified Platinum by the British Phonographic Industry for exceeding chart sales of 300,000 in the United Kingdom. His debut album T.I.N.A and it lead single are also ceritified silver are certified single by the smae agnecy for exceeding chart sales of 60,000 in the United Kingdom.