Darebaba.net – BEST FEMALE ARTISTE IN WEST AFRICA NOMINEES REVIEW
Tiwatope Savage-Balogun, was born on the 5th of February 1980 in Ikeja, Lagos. Better known in the music industry as Tiwa Savage.
She is a Nigerian born singer, songwriter, recording artiste, performer and an actress.
She is currently signed to Sony/ATV Music Publishing and Mavin Records. She co-wrote the track “Collard Greens & Cornbread” off Fantansia Barrimo’s Grammy nominated album “Back To Me”.
Tiwa Savage was featured on “Solar Plexus”, a compilation album, that was released a day after the establishment of Mavin Records.
On the 3rd of July, 2013, she released her debut album, “Once Upon A Time”. Tiwa Savage sings in English and Yoruba languages fluently. As a singer, her achievements include winning the MTV Africa Music Award, Headies Award, Channel O Music Video Awards, Nigeria Music Video Awards and City People Entertainment Awards to name a few.
Tiwa Savage studied Business Administration at the University of Kent and worked at the Royal Bank of Scotland and also did back up vocals for George Michael at the age of 16. She lent vocals to other musicians such as Mary J. Blige, Chaka Khan, Blu Cantrell, Ema Burton, Kelly Clarkson, Andre Bocelli and Miss Dynamite among others.
Furthermore, she has performed on stage with international acts such as Sting, 50 Cent, The Black Eyed Peas, Eminem, Robbie Williams and Destiny Child to name a few.
She later on studied music at Berklee College of Music, she once participated at the UK edition of the XFactor and advanced to the final 24.
Tiwa Savage is surely “Tha Bomb”, in this category, if you get what I mean, her background review is so intimidating, but really let the vote count, i guess history will be made in this category, let’s have your view.
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Tiwa Savage’s Video for KORA Award nomination track in focus: My Darling has over 4,999,966 Youtube views. Watch below
Tiwa Savage - My Darling
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