Sign in
Download Opera News App



Music Audio


Music release comments

20 + Beautiful Photos Of The First Female To Win MTV Best African Act Awards (Tiwa Savage)

Do you follow the latest news from the profiles of celebrities like Tiwa Savage according to the pictures the celebrity usually share with her fans on social media? You definitely should.

Tiwa Savage is a wonderful singer who always blesses listeners with her brand new music. She has everything it takes to become a star: beautiful appearance, stage presence, charisma, and an angelic voice.

In today's article we shall be sharing 20 + beautiful photos of Tiwa Savage with you. She was the first female to be crowned Best African Act by the MTV European Music Awards. There are many interesting things you may not know about this beautiful actress. Keep reading as we continue to share her beautiful pictures with you.

Tiwa Savage is a resilient force within Africa’s ever-growing entertainment industry. While conquering the charts in her home countries & becoming one of the most recognizable faces in the popular Afrobeats scene, she has also managed to carve a career as a reputable songwriter for some of today’s biggest and most successful musicians; all while balancing new roles as a wife and more recently, a mother.

Her full name is Tiwatope Savage Balogun but she is known professionally as Tiwa Savage. she was born on 5th February 1980 in Isale Eko.

At the Age of 11, Tiwa relocated from Nigeria to London for her secondary school education. Five years later, she began her music career doing backup vocals for artists such as George Michael and Mary J. Blige.

After participating in the UK edition of The X Factor and graduating from Berklee College of Music , Savage signed a publishing deal with Sony records.

Her debut studio album Once Upon a Time was released on 3 July 2013. It was supported by seven singles: " Kele Kele Love ", "Love Me (3x)", "Without My Heart", "Ife Wa Gbona", "Folarin", "Olorun Mi" and "Eminado". The album was nominated for Best Album of the Year at the 2014 Nigeria Entertainment Awards and for Best R&B/Pop Album at The Headies 2014.

2018 was the most successful and strongest year for African star Tiwa Savage to date.

The singer, songwriter, philanthropist and fashion icon was crowned Best African Act by the MTV European Music Awards and made history as the first female to win the accolade.

In the same year also she became the first African female to sell out London’s IndigO2 and she was handpicked by Coldplay’s lead singer Chris Martin to perform alongside Beyonce, Ed Sheeran and Jay Z live at the Global Citizen Festival in Johannesburg to an 70,000 strong audience and millions across the globe.

She released a string of mega hits such as ‘Mr Lova Lova’ ft Duncan Mighty, ‘Diet’ and ‘Tiwa’s Vibe’ all hitting the No. 1 spot across charts all over Africa and securing her position as one of Afrobeats leading artists.

The celebrity posted a great picture of her and her son in their private jet. They all looked happy and cheerful.


Content created and supplied by: mickypaulab70 (via Opera News )

Best African MTV MTV European Music Awards Tiwa Savage Tiwatope Savage Balogun


Load app to read more comments