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FAKE NEWS: Forbes did not release list of 2018 richest Africa musicians

News making rounds on the internet indicate that Forbes has released names of richest musicians in Africa for 2018.

The publication immediately spread on the various news websites and fans of the musicians who made it on the list have started using their bragging rights.

Checks by ASAFRICAN.COM reveal that neither Forbes nor Forbes Africa has released list of Africa musicians for the year 2018.

Websites like Ameyawdebrah.com has already taken down the story.

There is no publication on Forbes official website and no other media houses are reporting in exception of few websites in Ghana despite musicians in South Africa and Nigeria appearing on the fake list.

Fans of rapper Sarkodie mocked dancehall artiste Shatta Wale for not making it to the fake list.

The list mentioned musicians Akon, Davido, Wizkid, Sarkodie and others as the richest musicians in Ghana.

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