Teni the entertainer is one of the fastest rising musicians in the Nigerian music industry. Born as Teniola Apata, the young musician is also known as Teni Makanaki or Teni.
Teni who is originally from Ekiti State was born Lagos state on December 12, 1992 and is the younger sister of Nigerian singer and songwriter Niniola Apata or better known by her stage name Niniola.
When asked about the benefits she get from her sister fame in the music industry, she replied;
“Since I was little, she has always been there for me. She has made me grounded and to understand certain things about music. She also told me to go out and prove myself.”
Teni is Singer, Songwriter and Drummer. The young singer kick started her career in 2016 when she got signed to Magic Fingers Records owned by one of Nigeria’s most talented producers and serial hit maker, Shizzi.
She rose to fame with hit single titled “Fargin” which got massive airplay because of the lyrical brilliance an message it conveyed. When asked about her the motivation behind her hit single Fargin, Teni replied;
“I pick things that are going on in society and turn them into songs. That is why people can relate to my songs because they must have felt those things before.”
Some of the hits songs by Teni the entertainer are;
Fans of Teni Makanaki can follow the entertaining on social media using the details below;
Instagram – @tenientertainer
Twitter – @TENI_Tweets