Tiwa Savage Height, Weight, Net Worth, Age, Birthday, Wikipedia, Who, Nationality, Biography

Tiwatope Savage, widely known as Tiwa Savage, is a Nigerian singer, songwriter, and performer renowned for her captivating performances. Born on February 5, 1980, in Isale Eko, the capital of Lagos State, Nigeria, she later moved to London for her secondary education at the age of 11. Growing up in a multicultural environment, Tiwa Savage’s parents, Cecilia Savage and her father, nurtured her in this diverse setting.

Tragically, Tiwa’s father passed away on July 19, 2021, after a prolonged battle with an undisclosed illness. During her high school years, Tiwa showcased her musical talents as a trombone player in the school’s orchestra. Following her graduation from the University of Kent with a degree in accounting, she ventured into the professional world, starting her career at The Royal Bank of Scotland.

Real NameTiwatope Savage
Birth DateFebruary 5, 1980
Age (as of 2021)41 Years
Birth PlaceIsale Eko, Lagos State, Nigeria
ProfessionSinger, Songwriter & Actress
Sun signAquarius
Heightin feet inches – 5’ 4” – in Centimeters – 165 cm
Weightin Kilograms – 50 kg  –  in Pounds –  110 lbs
Body Measurements36-25-38
Bra Size36B
Waist Size25 inches
Hips Size38 inches
Shoe Size7 (U.S.)
Hair ColorBlack
Eye ColorBlack
Body TypeSlim
MotherCecilia Savage
CollegeBerklee College of Music
Marital StatusIn Relationship
ChildrenOne (Jamil Balogun)

At the age of 16, Tiwa Savage lent her backing vocals to English artist George Michael and collaborated with various artists, including Mary J. Blige, Chaka Khan, Blu Cantrell, Emma Bunton, Kelly Clarkson, Andrea Bocelli, and Ms. Dynamite.

Graduating from Berklee College of Music in 2007 with a degree in professional music, Tiwa Savage reflected on the vibrant and dedicated atmosphere of the younger students during her time there, emphasizing the need for the school’s environment.

In the past, Tiwa Savage’s debut studio album, “Once Upon a Time,” released on July 3, 2013, included hit singles like “Kele Love,” “Love Me (3x),” “Without My Heart,” and more. The album received nominations for Best Album of the Year and Best R&B/Pop Album at the 2014 Nigeria Entertainment Awards, as well as Best R&B/Pop Album at The Headies.

Her second studio album, “R.E.D,” was released on December 19, 2015, featuring singles “My Darlin” and “Standing Ovation.” In June 2016, Tiwa Savage signed a management and publishing deal with Jay-Z’s Roc Nation.

Her debut EP, “Sugarcane,” was released in September 2017, and in November 2018, Tiwa Savage made history by becoming the first woman to win the Best African Act award at the MTV Europe Music Awards. She disclosed her record deal with Universal Music Group in May 2019, discreetly parting ways with Mavin Records.

Tiwa Savage has received numerous awards for her contributions to the Nigerian music industry and serves as a brand ambassador for Nestle Maggi chicken cubes, Forte Oil, Pepsi, Konga, and others.

In a recent interview with American OAP Angie Martinez of Power 105.1, Tiwa Savage revealed that an unknown individual is attempting to extort her, threatening to release a sex tape featuring her and her current boyfriend. Despite the coercion, Tiwa refused to pay, and the sex tape was subsequently leaked online.

While the male’s identity in the video is unclear, the woman strongly resembles Tiwa Savage. The video has sparked discussions on various social media platforms, especially Twitter, where the acclaimed artist is currently trending. Over 61,000 tweets have been generated on the topic so far.

Tiwa Savage married Tunji “Tee Billz” Balogun on November 23, 2013, in a traditional ceremony at the Ark in Lekki. They had a white ceremony at the Armani Hotel in Dubai on April 26, 2014. On January 1, 2015, the couple announced their first child, and six months later, Tiwa gave birth to their child. On April 28, 2016, Balogun accused Tiwa of infidelity and his mother-in-law of witchcraft. Tiwa addressed these accusations in a 45-minute interview with This Day paper and Pulse Nigeria.

She refuted her husband’s allegations of infidelity, accusing him of financial recklessness, drug abuse, and abandonment. Tiwa stated that they were no longer married and had recently started dating someone else, whose identity she did not disclose.

She described the new person in her life as someone she had been thinking about for a month, emphasizing his good character and willingness to help. Tiwa clarified that he is not in the entertainment industry.

Tiwa Savage has an impressive net worth of $5 billion, making her the wealthiest female artist in Nigeria and possibly Africa. She has accumulated this wealth through her successful career in the entertainment industry. Living a luxurious lifestyle, Tiwa has actively participated in youth empowerment, breast cancer screening programs in Nigeria, and fundraising for school construction.

During her high school years, Tiwa Savage was a member of the school’s orchestra, where she played the trombone. Her notable public appearance in Nigeria was at the 2010 Hip Hop World Awards. She holds the distinction of being the first African female artist associated with the Pepsi brand and is listed among the top 25 most influential women in Nigeria. Additionally, Tiwa participated in the UK’s X-Factor in 2006, reaching the final 24.

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