Unlike previous years, the Ghanaian music scene has seen a tremendous growth with most musicians making the best out of their craft financially and investing in other profitable ventures.
Among notable musicians making the best of their craft and reaping profits off their investments is CEO of Black Avenue Musik, Desmond Blakcmore, well known in showbiz as D-Black.
Well, it is for no mere reason that a sect of the Ghanaian media refer to him as the P.Diddy of the country. This is simply because he has always been the business minded sort of person who sees beyond making music.
Well, in this special profiling, we put to bear the net worth of the 30 year old musician who has been active with his craft for the past seven (7) years. Not exactly in figures but his achievements and experiences gathered around the world is priceless.
Want a break down? Here we go.
Since its inception in 2014, Livewire Events have been a force to reckon with. WIth D-Black being the CEO and majority shareholder of the firm, they have put together sold out concerts including the Night Train Beach Jam with Shatta Wale, Stonebwoy, Sarkodie, D-Black, Bisa Kdei , Joey B and more.
The organize the annual Celebrity Soccer event which has seen three editions of which Dancehall King Shatta Wale has snagged two with the BHIM General winning the most recent edition.
Livewire Events also put together that Joy Dadi Bitters sponsored Bukom Banku Vs Ayittey Powers Rematch Fight in Kumasi on Boxing Day to rave reviews pulling in over 20,000 people to the Kumasi Sports Stadium.
Livewire Events has also produced events for Ciroc, Moet & Chandon Champagne, Belaire LUC, Remy Martin, Jack Daniels Whisky, Forewin Ghana Ltd. and more.
Founded in February 2017, Bluestone Consult provides professional services in the space of Entertainment and Educational Services, IT and Tech Consulting.
Blue Stone enables celebrities over Africa to sign on to voice driven mobile services and reach their fans all over the continent.
Bluestone consult LTD is a limited liability company owned by D-Black and partner Gabriel Kwame.
Black Avenue Clothing
D-Black owns fully his Clothing brand ‘Black Avenue Clothing’ launched in 2014. The brand sold out its first designs (T shirts, hoodies, caps) by 2015 and are yet to see its second season.
Black Avenue TV / Black Avenue Films
The Ghana Bwoy cashed in after his first produced and directed movie ‘Why Should I Get Married‘ hit cinemas in 2015 starring superstar actors, comedians and musicians John Dumelo, Prince David Osei, Efya, E.L, Maria Nepembe, Reggie Rockstone, Princess Shyngle, Funny Face and more.
Three premieres in Accra, Kumasi and Cape Coast saw a huge turn out at all 3 venues.
D-Black produced the Peace Hyde hosted The EFGH Show that aired on GhOne TV , ETV and 4Syte TV to rave reviews in 2014.
The very private D-Black wishes to not disclose his actual net worth when asked, however your guess is as good as mine.
After almost a two year musical hiatus, D-Black is expected to drop a new single Bottles which features Medikal. The single drops on July 28.