Grammy Award-winning Nigerian Afrobeats artist, Temilade Openiyi, widely recognized as Tems, graces one of the five captivating covers of the October edition of ELLE UK.
Dressed in exquisite creations from renowned fashion houses Tiffany & Co. and Vivienne Westwood, Tems is a radiant embodiment of style and sophistication.
This special feature marks the triumphant return of the ELLE Style Awards, where she claims the prestigious ‘Trailblazer’ award, a testament to her unparalleled impact on the music industry.
Tems, a virtuoso artist with numerous accolades to her name, has emerged as the quintessential figurehead of the global Afrobeats movement. Her music resonates with a generation of women, offering them a powerful and resonant voice in the world of music.
As anticipation mounts for her forthcoming album, Tems engages in a candid conversation with the esteemed writer and editor, Charlie Brinkhurst-Cuff.
Together, they explore the profound transformation she’s undergone, shedding her previous personas to embrace the powerful and authentic woman she has become. In this exclusive interview, Tems reveals her readiness for the call from none other than Beyoncé herself, and discusses her exciting journey into an era marked by self-assured empowerment.
Stay tuned for the latest issue of ELLE, hitting the stands next week, where Tems’ story unfolds in all its inspirational glory.