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Tiwa Savage


A rising star on Nigeria's music scene, Tiwa Savage released her debut album, Once Upon a Time, in July 2013, spawning the smash single "Eminado," featuring fellow Nigerian artist Don Jazzy. Before pursuing a solo career, the singer-songwriter sang background for artists like Whitney Houston, Chaka Khan and Mary J. Blige and lent her writing skills to other big names such as Monica, Fantasia and Babyface. While living in the England, she participated in the U.K.'s edition of The X Factor, making it to the final 24.

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