Tiwa Savage Biography, Age, Early Life, Parents, Husband, Son, Songs, Albums, Net Worth And More

Tiwa Savage Biography
The Nigerian music industry would never be complete without mentioning the likes of Wizkid, Davido and of course, former Mavin diva, Tiwa Savage.
The Nigerian-born female singer, who is currently signed to American record label, Universal Music is no doubt one of the best in the continent.

With a good number of songs and albums to her credit, today we will be visiting Tiwa Savage's biography, full profile, age, date of birth, early life, parents, husband, children, songs, albums, net worth, cars, houses, social media handles and everything else you'd love to know about her.
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Tiwa Savage Profile

Before we begin, here are a few things you'd love to know about your favorite female artist, Tiwa.
Full Name: Tiwatope Savage
Music Name: Tiwa Savage
Date of birth: 5th February 1980
Age: 40 years (2020)
Spouse(s): Tunji Balogun (married 2013)
Children: 1
Hometown: Isale Eko, Lagos Island, Lagos State
Nationality: Nigeria
Alma matar: Berklee College of Music, University of Kent
Occupation: Actress, singer and songwriter
Genre: Afropop, R&B, soul
Instruments: Vocals
Years active: 1996-present
Record labels: Universal, 323, Mavin (former)
Associated acts: Dr SID, Reekado Banks, D'Prince, Korede Bello, Di'Ja, Wizkid, Flavour N'abania, Don Jazzy, Iceberg Slim, Olamide, Spellz, Kizz Daniel
Net worth: $5 million (est)

Tiwa Savage Biography, Age, Family, Early Life, Education, Music

Born on the 5th of February, 1980, Nigerian singer, songwriter and actress, Tiwatope Savage, better known as Tiwa Savage started her music career at a very early age.
She was born in Ikeja, Lagos State, Nigeria but her family moved to London when she was just 11 years old. Tiwa was a trombone player for her school's orchestra band while still attending high school and graduated with a degree in business administration from the University of Kent.
After her graduation, she started working at the Royal Bank of Scotland and then was doing backup vocals for George Micheal. She also did lent vocals to other musicials such as Chaka Khan, Mary J. Blige, Blu Cantrell, Kelly Clarkson, Ms. Dynamite, Emma Bunton, Andrea Bocelli and many others.
Aside that, Savage has also performed on stage with top artists and rappers such as 50 Cent, Sting, The Black Eyed Peas, Robbie Williams, Eminem and Destiny's Child, just to name but a few.

Tiwa enrolled at the Berklee College of Music and at the age of 27, she graduated with a degree in professional music. According to her, when she returned back to Nigeria to pursue her musical career, she faced a lot of discouragements especially from fellow Nigerians.
However, her debut single, 'Kele Kele Love' was a grande success and topped many Nigerian music charts. She has since then released a good number of songs, and they are widely accepted by lovers of Afrobeat Worldwide.

She is currently married to Tunji 'Tee Billz' Balogun and they had their traditional wedding at the Ark, Lekki, Lagos. Their white wedding was held at the Armani Hotel in Dubai and a few months later, they welcomed their first son, Jamil Balogun.
Tiwa's marriage to Tee Billz however wasn't void of controversies as he on the 28th of April, 2016 accused her of infidelity. He also went on to accuse his mother-in-law of witchcraft. She on the other hand debunked Balogun's infidelity claims and accused him of drug addiction, financial recklessness and abandonment. She then added that they had broken up.

Tiwa Savage Songs And Albums

Tiwa is one of the biggest female artists in Nigeria and has a good number of songs and albums to her credit.
Some of her studio albums include:
• Once Upon a Time - 2013
• R.E.D - 2015
Compilation albums and EPs
• Solar Plexus - 2012
• Sugarcane - 2017

She also featured in movies and TV series such as Shuga (season 3) and For Colored Girls.

Awards And Nominations

Some of her awards and nominations include:
• Best African Act at the 2018 MTV Europe Music Awards
• Best Collabo Song at the 2016 COSON Song Awards
• Best Love Song at the 2016 COSON Song Awards
• Best Brand Ambassador at the 2016 ELOY Awards
• Best Female Artist at the 2016 ELOY Awards
• Best African Act at the 2014 MOBO Awards
• Best Female at the MTV Africa Music Awards 2014
• Best Collabo at the 2013 Nigeria Entertainment Awards
• Promising Artiste of the Year 2013 at the Dynamix All Youth Awards
• Afropop Female Artist at the 2018 Nigerian Entertainment Awards (NEA)
The awards are so many, you can see all of them on her WikiPedia page.

Tiwa Savage Net Worth

Tiwa Savage is one of the most successful female musicians in Nigeria. She is also into acting and business. Aside that, she is also a brand ambassador for a good number of top brands and recently signed a deal with the Universal Music.
She is estimated to be net worth $5 million.

Social Media Handles

Tiwa is a good user of the social media. You can get her on:
Instagram @TiwaSavage
Twitter @TiwaSavage
Facebook Tiwa Savage

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