2022 Grammy Awards: Tiwa Savage congratulates Tems, following criticism from internet users

2022 Grammy Awards: Tiwa Savage congratulates Tems, following criticism from internet users

2022 Grammy Awards:

Popular Nigerian singer and mother of one, Tiwa Savage in a post on social media congratulates her colleagues, Temilade Openiyi better known as Tems and Angélique Kidjo.

Recall few weeks ago, Intel Region reported that Tiwa Savage received criticism from Twitter users for not supporting Nigerian female colleagues most; especially her junior ones including Tems and Ayra Starr.

The 41-year-old via the insta-stories section of her verified Instagram page congratulated Tems.

Tiwa also congratulated Angelique Kidjo, a Benniese-American music icon, on her Grammy nomination. Tiwa Savage wrote: “It’s a big win, but I’m especially proud of myself.” I’m really looking forward to seeing my Queens ooo. Angelique Kidjo and Tems Baby.”

Tems received a nomination for Best Global Music Performance for her collaboration with Wizkid, ‘Essence.’

The 64th Annual Grammy Awards comes up on  Monday, 31 January 2022.

Also Read: Tiwa Savage comes under fire for not having supported Tems and Ayra Starr

See screenshot of Tiwa Savage post below:

Tiwa post

Not long ago, an internet user sparked reactions after he alleged that superstar singer, Tiwa Savage had deliberately ignored the success of rising female singers, Tems and Ayra starr.

The Twitter user, identified as @ManLikeIcey, said Tiwa has not done much to support these rising female talents; like Davido as well as Wizkid do for their male counterparts.

Also Read: Kemi Olunloyo schools Tiwa on how to move on after tape saga

He tweeted: “Tiwa Savage has never acknowledged Ayra Starr and Tems for their current wave; she steadily talks about ‘women support women’. Wizkid and Davido have acknowledged Rema and Fireboy; series of times by the way.

 

 

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