Tiwa Savage signed with Universal Music Group

Universal Music Group has signed an exclusive agreement with Nigerian singer-songwriter Tiwa Savage, one of Africa’s biggest stars. The artist is known for her success in music, fashion, film and television. Her future music will be released through UMG’s operations in more than 60 countries.

“It’s been an epic journey with you and we are very proud of what we have achieved together,” said Mavin Founder Don Jazzy, in an Instagram post.

“As you start this new chapter in your life we want you to know that we are solidly behind you and can’t wait for the world to see what we have always believed you can be.”

The singer-songwriter, philanthropist, entrepreneur and fashion icon was crowned Best African Act by the MTV European Music Awards, making history as the first female to win the accolade.