The singer, songwriter and entertainer, Teniola Akpata popularly known by her stage name “TENI” is no doubt a WHOLE vibe! She joined the Music Industry back in 2016, when she released her debut single “Amen”, whilst signed to Shizzi’s magic fingers record. Teni later left the record label to join her current record label, Dr Dolor entertainment in 2017. Ever since then, the singer has released lots of hit tracks over and over again.
However, there are certain songs that would always stand the test of time. We call them the ‘Evergreen Hot List’.
Today, we’ll be taking you through the top 5 songs of Their, we consider ‘Evergreen’.
- UYO MEYO
“Uyo Meyo” is an Afro-pop -inspired track recorded and released in 2018. Teni melted hearts with inspiring lyrics and soft musical composition in “Uyo meyo”. Her vocals in the song were also top notch, as always. The song received a lot of accolades and won awards for Best Vocal performance, Best R&B single, Best recording at the 2019 headies.
Case is an Afro- song produced by Jaysynths. Released in 2018, it was a major hit and won the awards for best pop single and song of the year at the Headies in 2019.
The track was released in 2019 which climbed music charts nationwide. It also sparked a challenge online coined “Billionaire Challenge”. It was produced by Pheelz and it serves as her third official single for the year 2020.
- Power Rangers:
Power Rangers was her second official single of 2019. Teni undoubtedly reiterated the fact that her vocal quality is top-notch and that is exactly why the song in a short time became the favorite of many music lovers.
Fargin was released in 2017. Many argue that this song was what brought the singer into prominence. Produced by Jaysynths Beatz, the song is melodious, and has powerful vocals. In the song, the singer creatively addressed the issues of sexual exploitation and Rape.
Askamaya is one song you can’t help but dance to when you listen to it. It was inarguably one of the biggest track of 2018 and was the second track the singer released under Dr Dolor Entertainment. Askamaya was number 1 for weeks on various music chats across the country. It was a popular banger in clubs, and was also one of the songs that brought the Teni into limelight.
Teni has shown her fans how passion and love took her to the top of her career and this certainly should be a drive for upcoming artistes. Beyond releasing a song for just entertainment, certain qualities make a dog stay relevant over time. A blend of passion, tangible lyrics, sweet melodies, head nodding beats, nice vocals and more are the ingredients of an Evergreen song. No doubt all these qualities are reflected in the works of the Singer, Teni, and with this, it can only get better!