Born Toyin Sokefun on the 14 of January is a Nigerian musician and photographer. She attended the University of Lagos and graduated with a degree in economics and ended up in journalism and then picked up hobby photography and most recently, music.
TY Bello associated with signature look; the big afro hair was part of a modern gospel band called KUSH (Kinetically Ushering Salvation into Hearts and Homes) alongside Lara George, Dapo Torimiro and Emem Ema. She eventually branched out into a solo career and released her debut album “Greenland’ in 2008 which took over two years to write and earned her awards such as Nigeria Music Award and the Sound City Award. Asides being a musician and photographer, she shot the incredible video for her song Greenland and got several positive reviews concerning it. TY Bello released sophomore album ‘Future’ in 2012.
TY Bello is a successful photographer, as she was assigned as the official photographer to the President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria and does work for This day fashion magazine and other publications. She also hosts an annual exhibition that aims to raise funds for orphans nationwide. Her other philanthropic work includes directing The Link-a-child Foundation, to aid augmentation of orphanages.
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