Temilade Openiyi popularly known as Tems, is a Nigerian singer, songwriter and record producer.
According to Wiki, In 2018, Tems recorded “Mr Rebel“, a song of her own composition.
In August 2019, she released the single “Try Me“.Â In 2020, DJ Edu chose her as one of “ten artists to watch” that year.Â She was recruited same year by American singerÂ KhalidÂ to join him and fellow NigerianÂ Davido on an Afrobeats remix of “Know Your Worth“.
Her single “Damages” from herÂ For Broken EarsÂ EP became another follow up hit to “Try Me“, peaking at number six on the then-newly launched TurnTable Top 50 (a Nigerian chart) and garnering 2.7 million views on YouTube.
In 2020, her collaboration with Wizkid on their song “Essence” earned her a number one spot on BBC 1Xtra Airplay Chartand also earned her first career entry on Billboard Hot 100.
On 2 September 2021, It was announced on billboards in Lagos that Tems was set to feature on singerÂ Drake’sÂ Certified Lover Boy album.