|Single by Simi|
|from the album Simisola|
|Genre||R & B|
"Tiff" is a song by Nigerian singer-songwriter Simi. Produced by Oscar, the song is regarded as Simi's breakthrough into mainstream entertainment.
Simisola "Simi" Ogunleye is a Nigerian singer and songwriter. Simi started her career as a gospel singer, releasing her debut studio album in 2008, titled Ogaju. She gained prominence in 2014 after releasing "Tiff", a song that was nominated for Best Alternative Song at The Headies 2015. Simi is currently signed to X3M Music. She released her second studio album Simisola on September 8, 2017. Her third studio album Omo Charlie Champagne, Vol. 1 was released to coincide with her thirty-first birthday on April 19, 2019.
Tiff was released on 9 June 2014 as the first of two singles, with the later titled "E No Go Funny".The video for the song was directed by Josh Clarke and was uploaded to YouTube on 30 August 2014.
Upon its release, "Tiff" was met with positive reviews amongst music critics.The song was nominated in the "Best Alternative Song" category at The Headies 2015.
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|2016||The Headies 2015||Best Alternative Song||Nominated|
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