Teniola Apata, also known as Teni The Entertainer or Teni Makanaki, is a successful Nigerian singer, songwriter, performer, actress, and social media influencer.
Teni, who hails from Ekiti State and is the younger sister of popular singer Niniola, is known for her relatable lyrics and versatile music.
She received her degree in Business Administration from the American Intercontinental University in Atlanta and has been nominated for numerous awards, including Best International Act 2019 at the BET Awards.
Teni’s career took off after the release of her debut single, Amen, under the Shizzi Magic Fingers Record Label. In 2017, she signed with Dr Dolor Entertainment and released the single Fargin.
It was, however, her releases of Askamaya, Case, and Uyo Meyo that truly propelled her to fame in the Nigerian music industry.
Music is a spiritual experience for Teni, who believes that she can use her talent to change people’s narratives. She draws inspiration from Wasiu Ayinde’s songs and anything else that surrounds her.
Teni is a multitalented and free-spirited award-winning artist who has quickly risen to stardom in Nigeria.