Temi T is a Spoken Word Poet from South-East London. She debuted her first performance in London in 2021. Since then she has headlined on stages across the UK.

After establishing a presence on the British scene for two years, Temi T released her much-anticipated EP titled ‘Love Is Not a Medicine’ in October 2023. This EP is an assemblage of spoken word and jazz compositions that artfully chronicle the artist’s exploration of self-discovery, delving into the complexities of love.

In her lead track ‘Summer Romance,’ Temi reveals a fresh facet of her personality through her cheeky humorous writing and showcases her signature Jazz-style.

With its relatable and profound lyrics, ‘Love Is Not A Medicine’ has the potential to resonate deeply with a wide range of listeners.

Temi T is pushing the boundaries of spoken word poetry and music with a unique and dynamic style.

‘Poetry is healing, and music is an evolution of poetry. They go hand-in-hand, and what I’m creating is somewhere in that spectrum of evolution’

The 26 year old British-Nigerian poet from London has headlined stages across the country, including Soho House and Nollywood Actress Rita Dominic’s wedding.

Temi’s main sound signature is working with jazz instrumentals, with some of her biggest inspirations including Nina Simone and Otis Redding.

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