Temilade Openiyi, the rising singer, who’s also referred to as Tems, has stated that when recording the music, ‘Essence’ off Wizkid’s ‘Made in Lagos’ album, she felt that she may nonetheless do higher when she was informed by Wizkid’s crew to cease engaged on it.
In an interview with The Dotty Present on Apple Music 1, Tems stated, ““Even (on) the day I recorded (my verse on the music), I felt I may do higher. I requested them to ship me the beat once more so I may redo my verse however they (Wizkid’s crew) stated it was nice. I informed them I nonetheless wished to ‘prime it’ however they didn’t let me. Nonetheless, I used to be proud of it. I at all times prefer to problem myself and I was such a perfectionist. Wizkid additionally stated he appreciated it.”
Reacting to a video of Kylie Jenner (American media character, socialite and billionaire) singing alongside to ‘Essence’, Tems stated, “That was good. After I was in Los Angeles, I used to be listening to the music in probably the most random locations. I didn’t even know that individuals there knew the music. It was fairly an expertise.”
Recalling how she began making music, the singer stated, “I used to be doing music by myself for a very long time. It was simply one thing I cherished to do. Nonetheless, I bought to some extent the place I felt I needed to share the music. I made a decision to place every part on the road and dive proper in. I met a producer group and so they provided their studio to me to report my first music, ‘Mr Insurgent’. Additionally they helped to combine it and about three months later, it was ‘out’. That was the way it began.”
The ‘Damages’ singer additionally famous that she wish to work with singers similar to Ara and Kendrick Lamar.
She stated, “There are a few folks I’ve not too long ago met and labored with, and I’m excited to work with everyone. I can not point out names proper now as a result of I would like it to be a shock. Nonetheless, I actually wish to work with Aṣa, J. Cole and Kendrick Lamar.”