Teni - NigeriaAfrobeat
Teniola Apata, better known as Teni, is a Nigerian singer, songwriter and entertainer.
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.
Teni won Rookie of the Year at the 2019 Headies Awards and Most Promising Act to Watch at the 2018 Nigeria Entertainment Awards. She also won Best New Artist at the 2018 Soundcity MVP Awards Festival. NotJustOk ranked her eighth on their list of the 10 Hottest Artists In Nigeria.
She was listed among the six Nigerian breakout stars and viral sensations of 2018 by Premium Times newspaper. On 20 February 2019, Teni was featured on YouTube Music's Trending Artist on the Rise.