Toni Tones is a multi talented creative professional.
From a very young age, Toni Tones has loved all things creative and is a true child of the arts. Singing, dancing, staging plays, painting, writing, designing, co-ordinating oh and let’s not forget dressing up. These were the activities that she has been passionate about since the age of 6, her passion for creativity only grew as she grew from a teen to an adult. In present day, she has infused all of her passions into becoming the multi talented creative that she is now, adorning many hats as a PHOTOGRAPHER
, VOICE OVER ARTIST
A graduate of the university of Lancaster, where she studied Economics and marketing, She moved back to Nigeria in 2009, with the intent of chasing her dreams and conquering the photography, music and motion picture industry.
She decided to start with photography and burst into the scene in 2009 and has since then become a prominent name in the photography and fashion industry. At such a young age, Toni Tones has fast risen to become a renown Nigerian photographer. Her new age style of photography, that combined edge, attention to detail and fashion forward images quickly made her a favourite in the fashion and entertainment industry. She has won numerous awards for a photography.
She has worked with publications such as Genevieve magazine, Fab magazine, Made magazine, sound city magazine, vanguard’s allure magazine, Elan and much more. She has also worked with personalities suck as Nneka, Don Jazzy, Tiwa Savage, Banky W, Wizkid, Omawumi, Waje, Mo cheddah, Sasha and many more.
After 3 years of building her photography brand, Toni Tones decided she had ignored her other passions for much longer than intended and starting working towards achieving her other goals and aspirations, music and acting.
In 2011, Toni tones got into the studio and started working on her music, After spending over a year making numeorus songs and working with various producers, 2013, she released her 1st single titled ‘I know what you like’ produced by Baby Fresh of Mavin records and officially made her entry into the music industry.
In March 2012, at her very 1st audition, she bagged the lead role in a brand new series Gidi culture, set to premiere in 2013. Toni Tones plays a protaganist Halima Dan-ladi Adebayo, a spoilt rich Nigerian child is forced to move back to Nigeria against her will by her mother, after being abroad most of her life and has to adapt to her new environment.
Toni tones is recognised by all who know her for her, determination, passion, hard-work and is referred to by many as a control freak (a term which she doesn’t care for but has finally accepted) and a perfectionist.
Toni Tones describes most of her hobbies as the same things she does for work, but also enjoys reading books, watching movies and hanging out with friends.
And lives life by the following mottos:
- Put God 1st ALWAYS.
- Dream big, it’s free.
- Never let anyone who doest have the power to tell you YES, tell you NO
- You MUST believe in yourself, Do not look to others to believe in you.
- LIVE, LOVE, LAUGH.
- Be kind.