Tony Tetuila is a veteran Nigerian afro-hip hop singer who was popular in the country in the late 1900s and early 2000s.
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Tony Tetuila Profile
Full Name: Anthony Olanrewaju Awotoye
Date of Birth: August 25th, 1973
Education: Kwara State University, Nigeria
State of Origin: Oro, Kwara State, Nigeria
Net Worth: $1 million
Who is Tony Tetuila?
Tony Tetuila, born Anthony Olanrewaju Awotoye, is a veteran Nigerian singer who reigned in the late 1990s and early 2000s. He is considered a colleague with the likes of Eedris Abdulkareem, Daddy Showkey, Sound Sultan, Rugged Man, among others.
How Old is Tony Tetuila?
Tony Tetuila will be 49 years old in 2022.
Tony Tetuila Early Life
Tony Tetuila was born on August 25th, 1973 in Nigeria. He hails from Oro, Kwara State, Nigeria.
Tony Tetuila Education
The school where Tony Tetuila had his primary education in Kwara State is not disclosed to the public yet, however, he had his secondary education at St. Anthony’s Secondary School, Ilorin, Kwara State.
Then, he attended Kwara State University where he pursued a degree in Business Administration.
Tony Tetuila Career
Tony Tetuila’s career started when he became a member of The Remedies music which is now defunct.
However, he left the group later for reasons he never revealed and continuously pursued his singing career as a solo artist. It was then he released his major hit track, ‘E don hit my car.’
He released a diss track directed at his former colleagues in the Remedies Group, titled ‘Omode Meta’ which means ‘Three children.’
He is considered the first Nigerian artiste to ever release a diss track.
In 2014, Tony Tetuila got into politics and contested for a political office under the All Progressive Congress (APC) party in the House of Assembly of Kwara State. However, he lost the political office although he claimed he was denied.
Tony Tetuila was most popular for his hit song My Car, which was one of the reigning songs of that era. However, new generation talented musicians began to emerge in the music industry almost without acknowledging the old and famous musicians in the industry.
He has recently spoken up about how the music industry is filled with young people who just want to brag about who is richer instead 9f supporting themselves.
Also, he pointed out how most music veterans in Nigeria who are no longer in the limelight are forgotten.
Tony Tetuila Personal Life
Tony Tetuila is married for over 16 years and their marriage is blessed with three children.
However, no details of his marriage and wife are disclosed to the public yet.
Tony Tetuila Net Worth
Tony Tetuila’s net worth is estimated at around $1 million.