Pulse TV Exclusive "I thought he was a bit rude" recalls Tiwa Savage when she first met Tee Billz

In this candid interview Tiwa Savage says she thought Tee Billz was rude when she met him.

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Tiwa Savage speaks about meeting Tee Billz for the first time at Pulse.

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In an exclusive and special one-on-one interview with the Queen of Mavin Records, Tiwa Savage spoke at great length on her music, career, motherhood and fame.

During the interview Tiwa Savage, 36, spoke about the first time she met her manager/hubby Tee Billz (Tunji Balogun).

Tiwa Savage play Mavin Records Queen reveals never -heard stories about her life and career at Pulse (Pulse)


Narrating her encounter with him she confessed that she thought he was a bit rude when she first had a meeting with him.

It was a few years ago in Los Angeles during a Timaya concert that Tiwa Savage met Tee Billz. Prior to that she had sent him e-mails of her music but Tee Billz who was managing Sinzu (Sauce Kid) at the time did not reply. "I sent him my music and he didn't listen to it" said Tiwa Savage.

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Tiwa Savage play The beautiful Tiwa Savage at Pulse for an exclusive interview. (Pulse)


When Tiwa Savage saw him, she boldly went up to him and asked why he didn't respond her mails. After talking at the concert, the future lovers met the next day and Tiwa Savage played her CD for him. He told her to move to Nigeria but she was sceptical at first.

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Savage and producer husband, Teebillz

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Tee Billz also bluntly told Tiwa Savage who was a tom-boy at that time to lose weight, wax her eyebrows, and use make-up.

"I thought he was a bit rude" said Tiwa Savage when Tee Billz told her to change her image. She didn't call Tee Billz for a long time until one day she reached out to him for management.

To watch Tiwa Savage talking about meeting Tee Billz start the interview below at 04:34-07:12.

You can watch the interview below;

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