Teni Biography: Music, Age, Relationship, Age & Career

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Teni is a Nigerian singer and songwriter who is recognized as one of the top rising talents in the entertainment industry. She is well-regarded in the entertainment industry and has several thrilling songs that are loved by fans.



Name Teniola Apata
Born 23rd of December, 1992 (age 30 years)
Lagos State, Nigeria
Nationality Nigerian
Gender Female
Profession Musician
Alma Mater American Intercontinental University in the USA

Teni whose real name is Teniola Apata is an award-winning musician and songwriter that has made a name in the music industry. She steadily rose to stardom in the industry as her style of music rapidly gained massive attention from music lovers. 


Teni is 30 years old.

Early Life And Education 

Teni whose real name is Teniola Apata was born on the 23rd of December, 1992 in Lagos State, Nigeria into the family of Mr. (Late) and Mrs. Simeon Apata. It is learned that her dad died in early 1995 as he was gunned down by unknown men. Teni has a sister named Niniola who is a big-name musician in the entertainment industry.

She attended Apata Memorial High School; a school that was owned by her father. There she obtained her first school leaving certificate and West African Examination Council (WAEC) certificate. 

After the completion of her secondary education, she went to the American Intercontinental University in the USA where she obtained a degree in Business Administration. 

Personal Life 

Teni is currently not in any relationship. She has however stressed that she is fully focused on her music career and looking to improve.


Teni is one of the artists who has been aspiring for a career in the music industry since her youth and while in school. She was initially composing covers of different songs and usually posted the performance on her Instagram page.

Teni started her music career when she got signed to Magic Finger Records, a music-producing company owned by Shizzi in 2016. She released her debut album “Amen” while signed with Magic Finger Records but eventually left in 2017. 

In 2017, Teni got signed to Dr. Color Entertainment and immediately kicked the ground rolling with the release of “Fargin”. She further enjoyed success in the industry when she released Askamaya, Case, and Uyo Meyo.

Askamaya was hugely successful and even made the top 15 on MTV Base’s Hottest Naija Tracks in 2018. Furthermore, she was a guest artist on YouTube’s Music Trending Artist on the Rise.

Teni released her debut EP titled “Billionaire” in 2019. The song was produced by Jaysynths Beatz, consisting of 6 tracks, and did not include any guest appearance. In 2020, she teamed up with Nigerian Disk Jockey, Dj Neptune to release another EP called “The Quarantine Playlist” which depicted numerous things concerning the coronavirus pandemic.

Teni has remained hardworking and announced her fourth album titled “Wondaland” back in 2021. This album was crafted for more than two years in several cities including London, New York, and Lagos State.

Net Worth 

Teni has an estimated net worth of between $200,000 to $2 million.

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