Tiwa Savage Still Hot At 40
Born Tiwatope Savage on 5 February 1980, but known professionally as Tiwa Savage. She is a Nigerian singer, songwriter and actress. She was born in Lagos, but she relocated to London at the age of 11, to further her education.
During her stay in London, she began her music career, doing backup vocals for solo artists such as Mary J. Blige, George Michael. Tiwa graduated from Berklee School Music and also participated in the UK version of The X Factor.
Savage on her return to Nigeria in 2009, has been a big hit in the Nigerian music industry. She sings in both English and Yoruba. Her music genre is a mix of afropop, hip-hop, pop and r&b.
She was formerly signed to one of Nigerian biggest record label, Mavin records, but in May 2019 she announced her exit. She is currently signed to Universal Music Group.
Tiwa even at age 40, she is one of the leading lights in the Nigerian Music scene. She has several hit songs like my darling, standing ovation, 49-99, etc.