Tiwa Savage has been announced as one of the musicians that will perform at the 2017 Essence “Black Women in Music”, which is an official Grammy week event.
The music event which billed to hold on February 9, 2017 in Los Angeles is being organized to pay tribute to the extraordinary GRAMMY nominees for the year and also to celebrate four-time GRAMMY winner, Erykah Badu on the 20th anniversary of her groundbreaking debut album, “Baduizm.”
Speaking on having Tiwa Savage for this year’s event, ESSENCE president, Michelle Ebanks said:“Our collaboration with The Recording Academy underscores the mission of our ‘Black Women in Music’ platform.
She continued: “Essence, like the Grammys, has always been at the forefront of recognising the genius of so many artists and influencers—from iconic legends to the next generation’s international rising stars, like Tiwa Savage.”
Expressing her excitement on getting this enormous privilege via her Instagram page, Tiwa wrote:
“2017 is looking great already … Guess who is performing at the Official Grammy week Essence event.”
What a way to kick of a new year!