Aderiye Oluwatosin Jesunifemi known as “TONIFE” is a fast rising singer, songwriter, poet and a music producer from Nigeria. He is becoming one of Nigeria’s favourite independent artiste. Lovers of beautiful musics across the country appreciates his unique voice and combination of melodic soul music and raw lyricism.
|Birth name||Aderiye Oluwatosin Jesunifemi|
|Also known as||Tonife|
|Born||Ogun State, Nigeria|
Tonife’s musical style takes great influence from the likes of Brymo, Asa, Ruth B and The Accidentals.
He is a great story teller, who through his music, shares true story and folktales. He recieved critical acclaim from the alternative music genre for his debut Extended playlist ‘’WELCOME’’ (co-produced by morgan mathews) and “BLUELIGHTS” which was recently released on which he worked with respected producers like Trainor race, Blij and Dcq Beats.
Tonife always describe himself as a “hot coming artist”.
His interest in music started when he was 8years old with the love of flute. At age 18, he started playing the guitar which he played for astonished bands like “The Antiphonics” and “The Triumphants live band”.
Tonife is currently being managed by Strong Nations Worldwide management company.
He is versatile artiste whose genres are: Alternative-rock, folk music, soul, pop, Afrobeats
Instruments: Vocals strenght, Piano, Guitar.
Associated acts: Simi smohs , Joh blaze, Lexxnooni, Endeetones
Education: Christ’s school Ado-ekiti, Olabisi Onabanjo University, Edexcel university Bénin Republic.