African Pop sensation Tiwa Savage is reported to have collapsed in London during a photoshoot session. Superstar Disc jockey, Dj Spinall recently revealed of the soulful singer.
The DJ explained that the event occurred during the video shoot of his new hit single, ‘Dis Love’ which also features Wizkid.
He further explained that Tiwa Savage fainted due to stress and fatigue. He said he was initially scared when the incident occurred.
DJ Spinall said this during an interview with American media personality, Ebron Darden.
“We had the record and we shot the video in London. She [Tiwa Savage] actually fainted at the video shoot because she was exhausted from a long trip and I forced her to come for the video shoot right away. So she collapsed on me and I was scared,” he said.
Recall that Tiwa Savge also revealed that she attempted suicide twice while studying in London.
The afropop star said she almost committed suicide because of how she was bullied by fellow students as a black kid in London.
She revealed that she moved to London with her mother by the age of 10 and she got mocked by her classmates due to her strong Nigerian accent.
“I was teased so bad. They used to call me ‘African girl’, ‘Foo foo’, ‘Your food smells’ and so on.
“It was terrible. It was so bad that I literally tried to kill myself two times. I was really depressed,” she said.
She also disclosed during an interview with Ebuka Obi-Uchendu that she was returned to Nigeria after she was turned down by Banky W when she approached him to sign her into his music label, ‘EME’.
She explained that she got rejected by Banky W and other record labels before she joined Marvin Records. She said Banky W already had a female artist he was working with at that time.