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Tems to Receive Breakthrough Artist Honour at Billboard’s Women In Music Awards


Nigerian singer and songwriter, Tems, is set to receive the Breakthrough Artist honour in Billboard’s Women In Music awards.

In an interview with Billboard ahead of the event, she discussed her journey into music, collaborations with renowned artists, and childhood experiences, and confirmed the release of her debut album this year.

Reflecting on her transition to pursuing music full-time, Tems acknowledged that it wasn’t an overnight decision but emphasised the importance of following her passion despite external opinions.

Regarding her music style, she challenged perceived limitations, questioning whether her Nigerian background restricts her creativity. She expressed a desire to explore and push boundaries in her artistry.

Tems also reflected on the significance of her name, “Temi,” meaning “The crown is mine,” recognising the empowering message behind it and how it resonates with her life’s journey.

When asked about her impact on others, Tems humbly acknowledged the inspiration she provides to fans and fellow artists alike. She finds motivation in knowing that her story could inspire others, fueling her determination to continue her musical journey.

The full interview provides deeper insights into Tems’ perspective on music, identity, and her evolving role in the industry.

Billboard’s Women In Music awards ceremony annually celebrates outstanding women in the music industry who have made remarkable contributions and inspired future generations of female professionals. The event honours women across various categories, including Breakthrough Artist, Icon Award, Legend Award, and Woman Of The Year Award.

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