Tems Net Worth

Net Worth:$2 Million
Date of Birth: June 11, 1995 (29 years old)

What is Tems’s net worth? How does Tems make her money? Below is the current net worth of Tems and how Tems makes her money.

What is Tems’s Net Worth?

Tems is a Nigerian singer who has a net worth of $2 million. She gained global attention when she appeared on Wizkid’s 2020 single “Essence,” which received a Grammy Award nomination and peaked at number ten on the Billboard Hot 100 after being released in a remix featuring Justin Bieber.  Subsequently,  She appeared in Drake’s song “Fountains.”

For Broken Ears, her debut extended play was released on September 25, 2020. After signing with RCA Records, Tems released her second extended play titled ”If Orange Was a Place.”

Tems has won numerous honors since her emergence into the music industry, including two NAACP Image Awards, two BET Awards, and two Soul Train Music Awards. Tems’ BET award win made her one of five famous Nigerian women who created history in the month of July.

She also collaborated with Rihanna on the song “Lift Me Up,” which led to her being nominated for a Golden Globe for Best Original Song.

Early Life

Temilade Openiyi, known as Tems was born on 11 June 1995 in Lagos, Nigeria. Her family relocated to the UK shortly after she was born.

Tems attended Dowen College before moving on to her university studies at Monash South Africa in South Africa where she studied Economics.

She picked up the piano at school after being observed by her music teacher. She practiced singing with her brother, frequently using his guitar as a backing track.


Tems left her work in 2018 to focus on her music career. She started learning self-production skills on YouTube and on July 18, 2018, she released “Mr. Rebel,” her debut single, a song she composed alone. She released the single “Try Me” on August 7, 2019. DJ Edu chose her as one of the “ten musicians to watch” in 2020.

On April 23, 2020, Tems and superstar musician Davido appeared on a remix of “Know Your Worth,” a song by English electronic duo Disclosure and American singer-songwriter Khalid.

Tems was a guest artist on Wizkid’s fourth studio album, ”Made in Lagos,” which was released on October 30, 2020.

Her song catapulted her to the top of the BBC 1Xtra Airplay Chart. Additionally, she attained her first position on the Billboard Hot 100 at position nine.

Tems was nominated for a Grammy Award for Best Global Music Performance in addition to winning a Soul Train Music Award, two NAACP Image Awards, and other accolades.

Tems was a member of the Class of 2020 for The Future Awards Africa on November 8, 2020.

Tems Apprehension

Tems and Omah Lay were apprehended on December 14, 2020, following a performance they both had in Uganda during the COVID-19 lockdown. The Ugandan government freed them two days later, expressed regret for the arrests, and withdrew the accusations.

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