Tiwa Savage is a Nigerian singer, songwriter, and actress who has been called the Queen of Afrobeats.
She was born on February 5, 1980, in Isale Eko, Lagos State, Nigeria.
Tiwa Savage family relocated to London when she was 11 years old.
While attending secondary school, she was a trombone player for her school’s orchestra band.
Tiwa Savage graduated with a degree in accounting from the University of Kent.
She sings in English and Yoruba; her music is a blend of Afrobeats, R&B, pop, and hip-hop.
Her contributions to the Nigerian music industry have earned her several achievements.
Tiwa Savage has won numerous awards, including MTV Africa Music Awards, The Headies Awards and Channel O Music Video Awards.
Her music is known for celebrating powerful women.
Her third studio album, Celia, is a tribute to her mother and other women who have influenced her.
The album features collaborations with Sam Smith, Davido and Naira Marley.
Every song on the album talks about different emotions that women go through.
Temptation is a sensual and soulful record where she talks about being tempted every time she looks at someone.
Tiwa Savage is a talented artist who has made significant contributions to the Nigerian music industry.
Tiwa Savage leaked video
In October 2021, she revealed in an interview with Power 105.1’s Angie Martinez that she was blackmailed over a leaked video of herself and her partner having sex.
According to Tiwa Savage, her partner accidentally uploaded the video to Snapchat and took it down almost immediately.
However, someone captured the video before it was deleted and threatened to release it if they weren’t monetarily compensated.
Tiwa Savage refused to give the person money and instead decided to speak out about the situation.