Tiwa Savage Net Worth
According to Forbes Africa, Tiwa Savage’s estimated net worth in 2024 is $10 million (14 Billion Naira), making her not only one of the richest artists in Nigeria but also the richest female musician in Nigeria.
Since her breakthrough in 2003, she has consistently released successful albums and singles, earning income through sales, royalties, and concert performances.
Tiwa has also ventured into songwriting and acting, further boosting her income.
|44 years (as of 2024)
|Date of Birth
|5th February, 1980
|Place of Birth
|Singer, Songwriter, Actress
|Universal Music Group
Sources of Income
Through brand partnerships, sponsorships, endorsement deals, merchandise sales, and ad revenue, Tiwa has earned substantial amounts of money.
1. Endorsement/ Brand Deals
Throughout her career, Tiwa Savage has managed to secure numerous endorsement deals with top brands.
She became the first female African celebrity to be signed by Pepsi to become the face of their brand.
Tiwa Savage is also a brand ambassador for other notable brands such as Nestle Maggi chicken cubes, Forte Oil, MTN, Tecno, Konga, and others.
2. Live Shows
Live shows and performances have also been a significant contributor to Tiwa’s net worth.
In 2022, she performed her hit song “Keys to the Kingdom” at King Charles’s coronation in Windsor, England, reportedly earning millions of naira for the gig.
The performance further increased her international exposure, leading to more recognition and income.
Tiwa has featured many Nigerian and International artists throughout her career.
These collaborations have significantly uplifted her music, resulting in a surge in music sales, streaming numbers, and overall popularity.
4. Personal Companies
Tiwa has also invested in some personal businesses such as real estate, stocks, etc.
Her status as one of Nigeria’s top female artists has enabled her own multiple properties across Nigeria ranging from luxury cars, houses, landed properties, and expensive jewelry.
Tiwa Savage does not own a private jet.
Tiwa savage owns a total of 3 cars worth millions of dollars.
Her cars include;
- Bentley Bentayga SUV, worth over 250 million naira.
- A Luxury Mercedes-Benz Sprinter
- Rolls Royce Phantom
Tiwa savage owns a multi-million naira mansion in Lekki, the house is located at Heaven Homes.
Biography of Tiwa Savage
Tiwatope Savage better known as Tiwa Savage, is a Nigerian singer and songwriter who was born on February 5, 1980, in Isale Eko in Lagos State.
Early Life & Childhood
Tiwa was born and raised in a Christian home in Lagos.
Her family relocated to London when she was only 11 years old.
After completing her undergraduate degree in accounting from the University of Kent, Tiwa Savage pursued a degree in Industrial Music from Berklee College of Music.
Family and Parents
Tiwa Savage was born to loving parents in Nigeria.
Her father Mr. Savage and her mother Mrs. Savage, are incredibly supportive of her music career.
Tiwa has made every effort to keep details about her family private so not much is known to the public.
Tiwa Savage had a deep love for music since she was young.
During her high school years, she played the trombone in the local orchestra band.
At the age of 16, she got an opportunity to be a backup vocalist for the iconic singer George Michael.
Tiwa continued to work as a background vocalist for several other renowned musicians, including Mary J. Blige, Kelly Clarkson, Emma Bunton, and Andrea Bocelli.
In 2006, Tiwa joined the X-Factor show in the United Kingdom, where she achieved reasonably good results and made it to the final 24.
However, she did not make it to the live shows as her participation in the competition coincided with her studies at Berklee College of Music.
Despite the setback, Tiwa never gave up on her career.
In 2009, she signed with Sony ATV Music Publishing Company and wrote songs for several big artists like Kat Deluna, Mya, Monica, and Babyface.
She even wrote Monica’s beautiful ballad “Catch Me” and co-wrote a song titled “Collard Greens & Cornbread” on American vocal powerhouse Fantasia Barrino’s Back to Me album.
In 2012, Tiwa joined the Don Jazzy-owned label, Mavin Records, and made an appearance on the label’s compilation album Solar Plexus that same year.
Her debut studio album, Once Upon a Time, was released on July 3, 2013, and was supported by seven hit singles.
Tiwa has released several chart-topping singles, albums, and EPs under the Mavin Records label.
Her latest album, Celia, was released in September 2020 and has already recorded 70,000,000 streams across various music streaming platforms
Achievements and Awards
Tiwa has received a lot of awards and recognition for her musical talents. Some of these include;
- African Muzik Magazine Awards – Best Female West Africa.
- City People Entertainment Award – Female Musician of the Year
- Channel O Music Awards
- Nigeria Entertainment Awards- Female Artist of the Year and Album of the Year
- The Headies- Best R&B/Pop Album and best collaboration
- MTV Africa Music Awards- Best Female Artist and Best Collaboration
Tiwa Savage is divorced and currently does not have a husband. She was previously married to Tunji Balogun popularly known as “Tee Billz“.
Unfortunately, their marriage didn’t last and they got divorced after three years following allegations of infidelity by her ex-husband Tee Blizz.
The couple had a son together named, Jamil Balogun (JamJam), who is 8 years old.
Our sources tell us that, tiwa savage might currently be in a new relationship, however, she has decided to keep details about her new love affair private at this time.
The singer recently shared a ‘booed up’ photo of her with a mystery man during a romantic getaway in Brazil, causing many to speculate that the Tiwa might have found ‘Somebody’s Son‘ again.
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