Tiwatope Savage.

Real Name:

Tiwatope Savage.

Stage Name:

Tiwa Savage.

Born:

5 Februarry, 1980.

Bio:                                                                                                                              Tiwa Savage is a Nigerian singer, songwriter, performer and actress currently signed to Mavin record label. She has a management/publishing deal with Roc Nation and a song writing deal with Sony/ATV Music Publishing.

Tiwa has done music collaborations with some Nigerian artists like Flavour N’abania, Reekado Banks, Koredo Bello,  just to mention a few.

In the international music industry, Tiwa savage has worked with a couple of industry heavyweights mostly as a background vocalist and stage performer.  Amongst whom are: Witney Houston, Mary J Blige, 50 Cent, Eminem, Black Eyed Peas, Destiny’s Child etc.

As a matter of fact, she started off her musical career overseas before she relocated to Nigeria permanently against all odds.

Tiwa Savage got married traditionally on 23 November 2013 to her now estranged husband, Tunji Balogun and their white wedding was held on 26 April 2014, at the Armani hotel in Dubai. On 22 July 2015, Tiwa Savage gave birth to her son Jamil Balogun.

On 28 April 2016, Tunji Balogun, also known as “Tee Billz”, in a series of social media posts, accused his wife of infidelity and her mother of witchcraft. In an interview with Thisday newspaper and Pulse Nigeria, Tiwa Savage extensively addressed her husband’s social media posts regarding their marriage. She debunked her husband’s infidelity claims and accused him of financial recklessness, drug addiction, and abandonment.  Moreover, she declared her marriage over.

However, in March 2017, Tiwa Savage was spotted at House On The Rock Church with her estranged husband Tunji  Balogun but  whether the couple are fully back together is yet to be known.

Awards:

MTV Africa Music Awards,  Channel ‘O’ music Awards, Nigeria music video Awards, City people Entertainment Awards, BET Awards etc.

Endorsements:

Forte Oil, Pepsi, Konga.