Wondering how much is the net worth of Small Doctor? Check out here, his career, lifestyle, net worth, and more.
Popularly identified with the nickname Iyanu Mashele, the Nigerian artist is famous for his diverse genres of music from street sounds to Fuji to Afro-Pop.
He is a well-known stage performer, songwriter, and recording artist. He is among the best singers in the music industry and has won the hearts of millions of fans all over Nigeria and the entire world.
How Much Is The Net Worth Of Small Doctor?
Small Doctor’s net worth is estimated to be around $700,000 or N350 Million Naira.
He is one of the most influential and popular artists from Nigeria who rose to fame and won over the hearts of millions of fans.
With over 2.5 million followers on his Instagram handle and 227k followers on his Twitter handle, there isn’t a doubt that he is definitely one of the rising music stars in the industry.
Net Worth Of Small Doctor
Adekunle Temitope (The real name of Small Doctor ) is currently one of the richest artists in Nigeria. It is reported that Small Doctor has an estimated net worth of $700,000 as of 2022.
The main source of his income is his music career consisting of album sales, hit singles, concerts and music streaming apps.
Before he was famous and came to be known as ‘Small Doctor’, Adekunle was actively involved in songwriting and music production.
In 2012, he even published his very first song called ‘Gbaguan.’ It was only after his hit single in 2015 titled ‘Mosquito killer’ that he came close to fame.
In the same year, he published some other songs like-Skit, Magician, Oh my God, Say Baba, Penalty, Anobi, Arrest, Story, Oyinbo, Uzobu, Street Bus Stop and so on.
After gaining fame all over the globe, his fans recognized his talent and admired his work.
Small Doctor Early Life And Biography
Small Doctor was born as an Adekunle Temitopewas on 19 October 1994 in Lagos State, Nigeria. Although growing up in a medium-level family. And he was no money to spend on himself.
The people who know him that hey also knew that Small liked the music from his early age. He used his time to listen mostly to musicians’ childhood. And in those videos, he judged that how they performed in their music videos and their styles also.
This habit which he used at his early age to listen to the musician helped people to recognize him. People judged that he will make himself a great singer in the future.
When he left his school after completing his school studies he tries for admission to the university. But unfortunately, his all struggles were destroyed and he was dropped. So after it, he decided to play with music.
So he starts his music career and got familiarity. His parents were not very surprised by Small but they have accepted that he will make himself something.
Awards and Achievements:
- In 2015, he won the award for “Indigenous Artist of the Year” from the “City People Entertainment Awards.”
- In 2016, he won the award for the “Best Video by a New Artist” from Nigeria Music Video Awards.
- In 2017, he won the award for “Street Music of the Year” from the “City People Entertainment Awards.”
- In 2018, he won the award for “Best New Act” from the “Nigeria Entertainment Awards.”
How Much is Small Doctor Net Worth?
Small Doctor is a young boy of 24 years old only. He works with many great artists of the time. By working with them he got familiarity as much as he can.
He is a boy that will be a very wanted personality in the future. He collects his wealth from his work on his musical albums. Also the collaboration with other popular singers he has gained his wealth.
Small Doctor Net Worth is $200 thousand USD. As he has signed agreements for the future he will gain his wealth with the passage of time. He has shared all net worth on his social media platforms.
In his early years of life, he faced difficulties but now he has worth of $200 Thousand. And all of his wealth he collects from his career. Now he most wanted musician in Nigeria and people want to hear him for a long time.
How Much has Small Doctor Earned from Career Life?
Small Doctor starts his career in 2012, by releasing his song “Gbaguan.” He started his career basically from his high school level. But he starts delivered his performances in 2012.
In the beginning years of his career, he was just a singer but after some time he starts writing and composing his songs also.
He was very interested in music and after all, he starts revealing his all skills. Due to his great skills, he can’t face many difficulties in writing and composing his songs.
Small Doctor got his familiarity when he starts delivering the songs which he was produced and writing by himself.
In 2018, he has delivered his concert called “Omo Better Concert.” At that time he was performed in front of 20 thousand people in Nigeria. In the same year, he has performed in London.
Small Doctor usually says that his teen years were very difficult. And also he says that he faced many difficulties and were not enjoyed his childhood as he wished.
These difficult years were very broke his career to gain his fame earlier. Small Doctor has sung many projects for the future as if we got a piece of news so we will share with you.
In 2012 he published his song “Gbaguan.” After releasing it, he released some other songs like “Penalty”, Anobi” and “Mosquito Killer.”
Later in 2015, he gained his popularity in public. Everyone was honoring him for his grateful skills. In the same year, he published his songs named “Skit”, “Oh My God”, “Magician,” “Say Baba”, “Arrest”, “God the Bless”, “Oyinbo”, “Street Bus Stop”, “Story”, “Gbera”, “You Know”, “Uzobu.”
Also after getting popularity people realized and recognized that how his talent and his music are best.
In 2016, he published his collection named “Street King.” Also in the same year, he has published his songs like “Sobotone”, “Forever”, “Pakurumo.”
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His mostly songs were produced by Dre San. Also, most performances are covered by media and this was his life-changing time. Small was very young when he got his popularity.
In 2018, he has published several songs and also delivered other performances. In the following year, he released his singles called are “My People”, “Slay Mama”, & “Thank You.”
Later in 2019, he released his song “Believe.” And in 2020, delivered his recording song named “Account Balance.”
Small Doctor has his recording group “Real Beat Planet Entertainment”. And all of his famous recordings were published by his own label. He got a great community of fans.
Also, Small published his musical collection “Street Ambassador.” He has collaborated with various artists like “Olamide”, “Pasuma Wonder”, “Side One”, “Dre San” and many other famous personalities.
Along with collaboration with other great artists, he has released his various songs. And with collaboration with them, he gained popularity for himself.
Net Worth Of Small Doctor: Quick Summary
|May 27, 1996
|Singer, Song Writer, Recording Artist & Stage performer
|Afrobeats, Afropop, Fuji
|Years Active In The Industry
|OIT Dynasty RecordsReal Beat Planet Entertainment
|DJ Lambo, ELDee, Olamide Da Emperor
|Net Worth in 2022
|Twitter Account (227 K followers)
|Instagram Account (2.5 million followers)
|YouTube Channel (25.1k subscribers)
Career Highlights Of Small Doctor
Small Doctor was born as Adekunle Temitope on the 27th of May 1996 at Dopemu in Lagos.
Growing up, he faced a lot of financial burdens and hardships where he had spent many late nights with his family sleeping in the streets and bus parks for many years.
When he was young, he studied in Aina Orosan Nursery and Primary school. After this, he obtained his West African Senior School Certificate in Oniyawa secondary school Dopemu Lagos. He later got accepted into the University of Lagos but dropped out to give a shot in music.
Small Doctor developed an interest in music at a very young and tender age, everyone who heard his voice just knew he had an extraordinary talent and was blessed with music in his blood.
He started out as a Gospel singer along with his mother who was also part of the church choir. She constantly encouraged him by repeatedly telling him that he would be a great musician someday.
In Secondary school, he was always seen singing and creating several pieces of music and was specialized in free beats and freestyling. In 2003, ‘E ma kanramo mi,’ which was his official first track, was released but he did not do well as he expected.
He kept on pushing himself and worked hard in developing his vocals till he successfully rose to prominence in 2012.
Some of his hit singles around this time: Mosquito Killer, Penalty, Gbagaun, and Anobi. His first album Street Ambassador in 2014 became a massive sensation especially popular among his fellow Nigerians who could relate to all the lyrics and the music.
In 2015, he was awarded the ‘Indigenous Artist of The Year’ at the City People Entertainment Award.
In 2016, he published his collection called Street King and also other hit singles like: Forever, Sobotone, and Pakurumo. Dre San mostly produced his songs. In the same year, he won the award for ‘Best Video by a New Artist at Nigeria Music Video Awards.
In 2017, he won for ‘Street Music Of the Year’ by City People Entertainment Awards. In 2018, his first official tour in Nigeria was’Omo Better Concert’ where he performed in front of 20 thousand people in Agege Stadium in Lagos.
He also got the wonderful opportunity to perform at a concert held at O2 Academy Islington, London.
In the same year, he released other hit singles like Slay Mama, Thank you and My people and won ‘Best New Act’ at Nigeria Entertainment Awards and ‘Best Street Hop Artiste’ at the Headies Awards.
In April 2019, Small Doctor Became the brand ambassador of the Winners Golden Bet.
Small Doctor’s Lifestyle & Cars
This famous Nigerian Afro-pop singer has many luxury cars including a Benz G-Wagon, estimated at $130,900 which he purchased in November 2021.
He revealed this brand new car to his fans on Instagram and in 2012, he was trending all over the internet when he surprised his mother with a brand new Toyota Corolla.
In an interview with Nancy Isime, Small Doctor revealed he has a house in Canada where he stays with his family. He has seven children: five adopted kids and a daughter and son. He also has a luxury apartment in Lagos.
Small Doctor also makes a lot of money through his endorsement deals and contracts. He once bagged an endorsement deal of $100,000 with Western Lotto, one of the most famous betting sites.
Singers in Nigeria get paid for every single stream that they receive on streaming apps such as Apple Music, Spotify and Audiomack where they get paid around two dollars to five dollars for around 1000 streams.
So, the more clicks they have, the more profits will be generated. Keeping this in mind, you will get an idea about the number of streams of Nigerian’s hit songs generated on these music streaming apps. Let us break down Spotify:
- A total of 1,625,110 streams by Small doctors’ hit song Penalty
- A total of 38 132 streams.by Small Doctor’s song Hain
- A total of 77,140 streams by Small Doctor’s Mandeman
- A total of 425,450 streams by Small Doctor’s Mandeman remix
So, from the above analysis, we can only imagine what his net worth will look like judging from only four tracks on one single app.
According to a few sources, Small Doctor has over 200 million streams on a global platform which is roughly around $400,000 from all the music app streams combined.
Small Doctor’s net worth is also generated by his events, concerts, shows and performances on a global scale.
When he is invited to specific events, performances and shows to perform, he leaves with a good sum of money.
It is also the record label that is associated with Small Doctor which gets a few of his earnings.
According to his label, he charges around 3 million Naira for each show he is invited to perform.
It is believed that Small Doctor has made over 50 million Naira from his shows and events.
Legal Issues Of Small Doctor:
In June 2016, Small Doctor was involved in a misunderstanding with some fans as they demanded money from the star to which he disagreed. The outraged mob attacked the superstar and left him with some bruises and a swollen face. This unfortunate event happened at the Agege stadium.
Small doctor was also accused of making a mockery of Nigerian President Buhari in October 2018.
This incident took place in Abija when he was asked to perform at the party convention.
The President’s name was mentioned in the Nigerian singer’s mega-hit song Penalty with the lyrics: ‘Buhari ye ma sun’ which is roughly translated into: ‘Buhari wake up and stop sleeping.’
However, the Nigerian singer denied all the allegations made against him and said that his words were twisted and used out of context. He also said that the mention of the name was never meant to insult the president and was politically motivated.
The singer has also been reported to have fallen off a speaker at one of his performances.
In 2018, he was also arrested for alleged possession of firearms and threatening to shoot a police officer, all charges against him were cleared and he was released.
Despite all these alleged claims, Small Doctor is now one of the most wanted artists and popular musicians in Nigeria.
In his early years of life, he faced a lot of difficulties but now he has a net worth of $700 Thousand making him one of the wealthiest musicians in Nigeria.