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Tiwa Savage

Tiwa Savage [born on 5 February 1980] is a famous singer, songwriter, producer, television personality, and actress from Nigeria. Tiwa Savage gained popularity with her hit songs “Kele Kele”, “Ma Lo”, “All Over” and “Koroba”.

Early Life and Childhood

Tiwa was born on  5 February 1980, in Isale Eko, Lagos State, Nigeria. Currently, she is 44 years old and her real name is Tiwa Savage, and she doesn’t have any nicknames.

She is the daughter of Cecilia Savage (mother) and her father’s name as well as siblings are unknown. There is no information about her family members and she is delighted with her family members and loves to spend quality time with her family. Maybe she will give details about her family to the public in the future. At that time, we will update her here.

There is no information available like how she spent her childhood, who was her friends, her behavior with others, and so on. All the information related to Tiwa’s childhood is secret. Tiwa is Nigerian by nationality, her zodiac sign is Aquarius, her religion is Christian and her ethnicity is Nigerian.


She studied at Isale Eko Elementary School and completed her basic education and high education from there. She was very talented in her school days and used to participate in programs related to acting and singing. After that, she studied at the University of Kent for her bachelor’s degree and also attended Berklee College of Music and learned music from there.

Career and Professional Life

Tiwa started her career as a singer when she was 16 years old. At that time, she sang backup vocals for a British pop star named George Michael. She has collaborated with many other singers. In the year 2006, she appeared on the reality show named “The X Factor” and her journey in that show was beautiful and memorable for her.

Additionally, in the year 2009, she wrote many songs according to the deal with Sony/ATV.  The songs she wrote such as “Push Push” and “Oh Yeah”. She sang a song named “I Look to You” in 2009. Also, she released songs “Kele Kele Love”, “Ife Wa Gbona”, “‘Without My Heart”, “Love Me (3x)”, and “Once Upon a Time”.

Other hit songs of Tiwa are “Love in Yellow”, and “Wanted”. In 2015, she released another album titled “R.E.D”. Her videos are famous on YouTube and day by day her fan following is increasing on her Instagram account. On YouTube, she has 1.22M subscribers, and her latest video was uploaded 1 month ago and got 12M views, the video was about “Loaded”.

Her popular and most viewed video on YouTube is “All Over” which got 64M views, “Ma Lo” which got 62 M views, “Eminado” which got 33M views, “Somebody’s Son” which got 27M views and so on.

Besides being a singer, she is an actress too. She played in the series named “Shuga”, and “For Coloured Girls”. And she cohosted the show “Nigerian Idol”. She is known as a famous singer and her other latest hit songs are “One”, “Keys to the Kingdom”,  “49-99”, “Attention”, and “Owo Mi Da”. In the year 2020, she released the album “Celia”.

Tiwa began her career in her early days. Within a short time, she progressed in her job and was able to influence people through her work and gain widespread notoriety. Singer Tiwa’s professional path eventually came full circle as she rose in popularity. She gained not just international fame but also fame in her native Nigeria.

Brand Endorsements

Tiwa endorsed some brands and promoted their products. The brand endorsement is also her primary source of income and she earned lots of profits from his brand endorsement.

She endorsed and promoted brands’ products such as Techno, Aquazzura, Misho, Lalingi, Schick, Mac, and so on. Maybe in the future, she will promote the products of other brands and at that time, we will update her here.

Awards and Nomination

Tiwa won “The MTV Africa Music Award” in 2014 for Best Female. Also, she won two times “Headies Awards” in the year 2012 and 2014, and “Channel O Music Video Awards” in 2012 and 2014. Plus, she won the “Nigeria Music Video Award” in 2012 for best highlife. Maybe in the

Tiwa Savage – Net Worth 2024

The estimated value of her net worth is $6 million. Her work as a singer, songwriter, producer, television personality, and actress is her primary source of income. As of right now, Savage’s monthly, weekly, and yearly salaries are unknown.

Tiwa Savage now enjoys a luxurious lifestyle and various expensive vehicles thanks to sales and excellent jobs. If she provides her weekly, yearly, and monthly salaries then we will update her here.

Tiwa Savage posing in front of her car (Source Instagram)

Caption: Tiwa Savage posing in front of her car (Source Instagram)

Relationship Status

Tiwa Savage married Tunji Balogun on 23 November 2013 and they were very happy together. The beautiful couple has a son but his name is unknown. And her husband suffered from drug addiction and they had many misunderstandings and the couple split up.

Tiwa Savage is not presently married, engaged, or even dating. Her date history has been verified and fact-checked. Instead of being in a relationship, Tiwa is now concentrating on her profession.

She only wants someone who will be in a serious relationship and loves her for a lifetime and she hasn’t found anyone else. Maybe in the future, she will be in a relationship, at that time we will update her here.

Tiwa Savage with her son (Source Instagram)

Caption: Tiwa Savage with her son (Source Instagram)


Once Tiwa Savage has been the subject of controversy which was about her leaked sex video. According to her, someone was trying to blackmail her with that video, and in that video, she was intimating with her boyfriend.

But who leaked that video is still secret. Some artists supported her and she became more strong with positive thoughts after that controversy. She handled her and focused on her career.

Body Measurements

Her actual height is 5 feet and 5 inches and her weight is 65 kg. According to her images, her hair color is naturally black and silky, and his eyes are also attractive and black.

Her body type is slim with a great personality and other body measurements like biceps, chest, and waist, are 36-25-38 inches. She is concerned about her body but takes a proper diet and she has clear skin.

Tiwa Savage posing for a photo (Source Instagram)

Caption: Tiwa Savage posing for a photo (Source Instagram)

Tiwa Savage – Social Media

Tiwa Savage is active on social media. On Instagram, she has 16 M followers and has followed 1435 people there as well as she has posted 60 posts, and her Instagram account is marked with a blue checkmark with the username “Tiwa savage”.

She is active on Facebook where she has 7 M followers and her account is marked with a blue checkmark. We find her official Twitter account where she has 5.7M followers and has followed 2733 people. She joined Twitter in May 2009. Savage is active on YouTube, she has 1.22M subscribers.