Our artiste if the week is the trail blazing Teniola Apata, better known as Teni. A Nigerian singer, songwriter and entertainer.
She has a degree in business administration from American Intercontinental University.
Teni started gaining prominence after releasing the single “Fargin” in September 2017. She made her breakthrough after releasing the hit singles “Askamaya”, “Case” and “Uyo Meyo”. Askamaya was ranked 15th on MTV Base’s year-end list of the Top 20 hottest naija tracks of 2018.
In 2018, Teni won the “Rookie of the year” at the Headies awards, “Best new artiste” at the soundcity MVP awards festival and the “Most prominent act to watch” at the Nigerian Entertainment awards.
In 2019, she was nominated as “Best new international act” at the BET Awards and was also featured on YouTube music’s trending artiste on the rise.