This is the biography of popular female musician Teniola Apata popularly known as Teni with information regarding her Family, Net Worth, Age, Education, Music Career, Awards & Songs all revealed here.
Born on the 12th of December 1992, Teni, also known as Teni the entertainer and Teni makanaki is a popular female Nigerian singer and songwriter. Real names Teniola Apata, Teni rose to fame when she released songs “Faryin” and “askamaya“. She is a very talented artist with an amazing voice. She is also an amazing song writer and is rumoured to have written Davido’s Song “Like Dat”.
Teni Biography: Family, Early Life & Education
The 9th child out of 10, Teni comes from a crowded family with lots of musical talent. Her Elder sister Niniola Apata is a very popular Nigerian Afro Beats artiste. Originally from ekiti state, Teni was born and brought up in Lagos State.
Teni has been involved with music since she was a little kid. In an interview with pulse she claimed she played band at age three(3) for Buba Marwa.
Teni attended Apata Memorial High School in Lagos State. She then went abroad to futher her study, graduating with a degree in Business Administration from the American InterContinental University in Georgia.
Teni Biography: Music Career
Teni has been involved with music since she was a little kid. She cited King Wasiu Ayinde, King Sunny Ade, Ebenezar Obey, Osita Osadebe and Dolly Parton as her mentors.
Teni in an interview with pulse last year revealed that she played drums Buba Marwa (at age 3) Bola Tinubu and Babatunde Fashola. All of them were former governors of Lagos State. She revealed that she had always known she would later find herself in the entertainment industry when she got older. On getting to the University she realised that music was more than a joint to her as everyone kept telling her she was good and should take her music seriously.
Teni was known for her interesting skits and covers on Instagram. She is also known to be an amazing song writer, a fact that can be validated by the magnificent song she wrote for Davido.
Teni eventually took her music to a professional level in 2016 and signed with Magic Fingers Records, a record label owned by one of the Most talented producers in Nigeria, shizzi.
She eventually rose to fame with hit song “Fargin”, a song that tells an epic story that caught the attention of many Nigerians and music lovers all over the continent. She was praised to have a unique style of music and good lyrical prowess.
Ever since she had her breakthrough in the Nigerian music industry, she has been consistent, dropping hit songs back to back from Wait to Pareke then ‘Askamaya’ and now ‘Case’, her most recent masterpiece trending everywere right now in Nigeria.
Teni Biography: Record label
Teni was previously signed to shizzi’s magic fingers but is now currently signed to Dr Dolor Entertainment record label.
Teni Biography: Interview With Pulse.ng
In an interview she did with pulse.ng some years ago, she had a lot too say.
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Teni Biography: Net Worth
Teni is a very hot artist right now in the Nigerian Music Industry. She has a Net Worth of around $120,000 dollars.
Teni Biography: Awards
Teni was among the nominees for the Headies 2017 Rookie of the year awards which she won in at the headies awards.
Teni Biography: Songs
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