Tiwa Savage

Tiwa Savage

About Tiwa Savage

Tiwa Savage Listen is a Nigerian singer-songwriter and performer who was born on February 5th, 1980. She was born in Isale Eko and moved to London when she was 11 years old to pursue her secondary education. She started her music career five years later by providing backing vocals for performers like Mary J. Blige and George Michael. Savage joined Sony/ATV Music Publishing in 2009 after finishing her studies at Berklee College of Music and competing on The X Factor UK. Savage relocated back to Nigeria and signed with Mavin Records in 2012 after being motivated by the expansion of the Nigerian music industry. She appeared on the 2012 compilation album Solar Plexus from the label.