T Quest, born Temi TaofeeQ Sholeye on October 22nd in the early 80s’, in Akoka area of Lagos. He is a Nigerian Songwriter, Singer, Radio O.A.P, Radio show producer and also a graphics artist. Is other Radio names are, ‘Baba Mhen and Cappadon Radio Squirrel.
Radio came through for TQuest by chance, out of love & passion for entertainment.
With a background in ‘Business Administration/Marketing, Yaba College of Technology, he proceeded to the F.R.C.N training school to study Radio Presentation and Broadcasting.
TQuest grew up mimicking and dancing to King Sunny Ade and Sir Shina Peters on his Dad’s radio box in the early 90s’. While growing up, he got himself exposed to classic sounds from great music composers such as Fela Anikulapo Kuti, Majek Fashek, Bob Marley, Alex O, Felix Liberty, Ofege, Blackky, Daniel Wilson, Plantashun Boiz and many more.
He is inspired by the early hip hop and reggae dance-hall generation and this informs his unique style.
Catch TQuest on-air on #WeekendSerenren, every Saturdays from 6pm to 8pm, and on every week days on Monday to Friday from 2pm to 3:30pm