Learn more about the Nigerian artist who is responsible for the global hit tune “Essence.”
Tems and WizKid have come together and snatched the Instagram Reels algorithm in their clutches.
Their duet “Essence” was released earlier in the spring but it has been everywhere this summer, most likely on one of your favorite playlists.
When her single “Mr. Rebel,” which she performed and composed, became a smash in 2018, the Nigerian singer, songwriter, and producer initially drew the attention of the mainstream music industry. With “Looku Looku” and “Try Me,” she earned the loyalty of admirers who have since dubbed themselves “rebels.”
If you’re unfamiliar with Tems‘ career or want to learn more about him, check out the five things you should know about him below.
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She Wasn’t Always Sure She Could Sing Professionally During an interview with The Fader, Tems revealed that she once thought her unique voice was too “heavy” to sing.