The singer and mother to Jamil Balogun shared these experiences with British Vogue in a recent interview.
The Mavin recording artiste, stressed the need to respect women who are mothers, especially the ones who combine that role with work.
"Honestly, when I see women that are mothers, I am always always inspired, especially mothers that work and still take care of their babies because I know how hard that can be," the mother of one said.
Savage, who just released a Killertunes produced single 'One' is at the "forefront of the Afrobeats explosion" according to the British Vogue in an IG post that acknowledges her reach.
“In everything I do – whether it’s using my native language, or an African beat – something is going to let you know that I’m an African woman," Savage tells the publisher.
At the the 2018 MTV EMA awards, held on Sunday, November 4, Tiwa Savage is named the winner of the 'Best African Act' cadre.
She was the favourite ahead of contemporaries Davido, Distruction Boyz (South Africa), Fally Ipupa (DRC), Nyashinnski (Kenya) and Shekinah (South Africa).