This is the biography page of Tiwa Savage, one of Nigeria’s illustrious music icons. She is a force to reckon with as far as music is concerned in Nigeria and Africa at large.
She is an African giant as far as music is concerned she is recognized both within Africa and the world at large.
Tiwa whose real name is Tiwa Savage was born on the 5th of February 1980 in Ikeja, Lagos Nigeria. She lived her early life hear in Nigeria before she moved to LONDON with her parents at the age of 11 years.
She was born on the 5th of February 1980 this makes her to be 39 years this year 2019.
Tiwa Savage Education
Tiwa Savage relocated to England with her parents at the age of 11 to continue with her secondary education, after the secondary education she moved to the University of Kent in the united kingdom for her degree, where she bagged a degree in business administration.
Due to her love for music and desire to pursue a career in music she enrolled for a degree at Berklee College of Music Boston in the United States where she also bagged a degree in professional music.
Her Career Life
Tiwa’s career life can be described as very broad because she started her career in U.K before she finally relocated back to Nigeria. Most of us don’t know that Tiwa has been a prominent face internationally before she even decided to come back home to Nigeria to continue her career.
She kickstarted her career at a very early age, writing songs, singing back-ups for so many prominent and big artists worldwide, she started her career as early as 16 years old.
She has done back up for British superstar pop icon George Michael, she has collaborated with top music celebs like Kelly Clarkson, Mary j. Blige, Emma Bunton, and many superstar artists.
Tiwa has been able to sing alongside superstars on stage, stars like Destiny Child, Black-eyed peas, 50 cents and so many more.
As a songwriter she was able to secure a deal with industry giants Sony, where she was signed as a songwriter, she was able to write songs for notable superstars like Babaface, Mya, Monica, and many great artists.
Tiwa’s Journey into the Nigeria Music Scene
Like I said early Tiwa’s music career is so broad, she entered into the Nigerian music industry with a bang releasing her first hit track titled Kele Kele love which instantly became a hit and favorite among Naija DJ, the single enjoyed airplay both on radio and in parties.
After that, she released love me and so many other hits follow up making her favorite among music lovers.
She as so many collaboration with notable Naija music artists such as Waje, Patoranking, flavor and so many other artists
She was signed onto Mavins record owned by the famous Don jazzy.
Tiwa got married to Ex husband Tunji Balogun he was fondly called Tee Billz who then was her boyfriend and manager as well. The union was blessed with a baby boy named Jamil Balogun.
Tiwa Savage Net Worth 2020
Tiwa happened to be one of the richest female musicians from Nigeria, she has the endorsement from notable brands such as MTN, Pepsi, Maggi, and so many others.
With all these earnings coming in for her she has been estimated to be valued at $4.85 million dollars according to Forbes rating.