teni's Full Biography / Details
16 Songs
No Album
teni's Artiste Page
Teniola Apata
12 December 1992 (age 26 years)
Lagos State

teni's Full Bio:

Teniola Apata is a Nigerian singer, songwriter, drummer and rapper better known as Teni, Teni the entertainer or Teni Makanaki

Early life and Education

Teni attended Apata Memorial High School. She has a degree in Business Administration from American InterContinental University.[4]

Teni is the younger sister of popular Nigerian singer Niniola.[5][6]


Teni was previously signed to Shizzi's Magic Fingers Records where she released her debut single, Amen[7] but then signed to Osadolor Nate Asemota's Dr. Dolor Entertainment in 2017.[8][9]

She came into prominence after the release of her single, Fargin, in September 2017[10]. She followed up with hits throughout 2018 including the top 10 singles, Askamaya,[11] Case[12] and Uyo Meyo.

Teni won The Headies Awards Rookie of the Year in May 2018[14][15] and Nigerian Entertainment Awards Most Promising Act To Watch in November 2018[16]. By the end of 2018, Teni was on numerous end of year lists including the Top 10 Nigerian breakout acts of 2018,[17][18] Top 10 Nigerian artists of 2018[19] and Top 20 Nigerian biggest songs of 2018 for her single, Askamaya.

In January 2019, Teni won The Best New Artist at Soundcity MVP Awards Festival.


Dr. Dolor Featuring Teni - "Rambo" (2018)
Dr Dolor Entertainment – Pray featuring Teni & Phyno (2018)
Shizzi - Aye Kan featuring Teni & Mayorkun (2019)

Songs for other artiste

"Like Dat" for Davido[26]


Rookie Of The Year Award in The Headies, 2018.[27][28]
Best New Artist Award at Soundcity MVP Awards Festival, 2019.

Track LIst
‹‹ 12››2 Total
‹‹ 12››2 Total