Nigerian singer, songwriter and actress, Tiwatope Savage, known mononymously as Tiwa Savage, has announced the release date for her new project “Water And Garri.”
The singer made the announcement via her Instagram account on Monday evening. The new project which will be an Extended Playlist (EP) will be released on Friday, August 20th.
Born in Isale Eko, she relocated to London at the age of 11 for her secondary education. Five years later, she began her music career doing backup vocals for artists such as George Michael and Mary J. Blige.
After participating in the UK edition of The X Factor and graduating from Berklee College of Music, Savage signed a publishing deal with Sony/ATV Music Publishing in 2009.
Inspired by the growth of the Nigerian music industry, Savage moved back to Nigeria and signed with Mavin Records in 2012. She made an appearance on the label’s 2012 compilation album Solar Plexus.