Nigerian singer, Temilade Openiyi better known as Tems, has revealed that she became a producer in the early stages of her career.

She said that nobody wanted to produce songs for her when she was still up-and-coming so she decided to learn music production.

Tems was speaking during an interview on Jazzys World TV as she noted that she was her own motivation and she told herself that she could it herself.

Nobody wanted to produce for me - Tems speaks on her upcoming days - tems 1

The songwriter said being a producer helped her to create the sound she’s known for today because she shaped her sound the way she wanted

The Try Me crooner further encouraged everyone to be relentless and go in search of greatness instead of being relaxed.

“No one wanted to produce for me back then and so I said I can do this myself, and it made me create my sound,” she said.

Watch the interview below: