Tiwa Savage Biography, Age, Career, Husband and Net Worth
Tiwatope Savage, also known as Tiwa Savage, is a Nigerian multi-genre singer, songwriter, backup artist, ambassador, and actress.
She rose to prominence as a backup singer for American musicians such as George Michael and Mary J. Blige, among many others.
Age and Birthday
She was born on February 5, 1980, in Isale-Eko, Lagos State, Nigeria, and spent her childhood there before moving to London when she was 11 years old.
Tiwa Savage earned her accounting degree from the prestigious University of Kent. She also studied Professional Music at Berklee College of Music, graduating in 2007.
The celebrated singer began her professional music career at the age of 16, and her voice has been heard on songs by Chaka Khan, Blu Cantrell, Emma Bunton, Kelly Clarkson, Andrea Bocelli, and Ms. Dynamite.
To further her passion, she competed in the UK edition of The X Factor, where she reached the final 24 but was the 12th entity to be evicted from the TV talent show.
In 2009, she signed her first publishing deal with Sony/ATV Music Publishing. The contract allowed her to write for Babyface, Kat Deluna, Fantasia, Monica, and Ma.
She reverted to Nigeria to advance her singing career, and she was greeted warmly with a recording contract with Don Jazzy’s Mavin Records.
Tiwa Savage’s Husband and Kid
Tiwa Savage married Tunji “Tee Billz” Balogun, with whom she had a son, Jamil Balogun. There was a rumor that she dated Wizkid after her divorce.
Tiwa Savage has appeared on television in MTV Shuga season 3, Jenifa’s Diary, and For Color Girls.
Tiwa Savage’s Net Worth
Tiwa Savage’s net worth is estimated to be between $1 million and $5 million. She makes most of her fortunes from live performances, concerts, gigs, brand endorsement deals, and personal businesses.