Tosyn Bucknor is, “The Voice of Lagos” who likes to blog, talk about and promote all things Fresh, Alternative and Positive via Radio, Television, Podcasts, Youtube, Social Media and more.
Tosyn studied Law at the University of Lagos, and the Nigerian Law School but had always been attracted to writing, talking, acting, singing and self-expression.
University, Tosyn attended the Nigerian Law School and then served at ACMGS Elelenwo, a secondary school in Port Harcourt where she taught Literature-In-English and English Language.
After that, she came back to Lagos and began blogging, writing, and working in the media and entertainment circles. She also recorded a couple of songs.
She began working at Top Radio 90.9 where she currently handles the morning radio show known as ‘Top of the Morning’ with a popular segment known as the ‘Areaaaa show’.
Tosyn also works on television, She currently co-hosts the chatshow, ‘3 Live Chicks’ with Oreka Rhecks Godis and Anita Omaliicha.
She also currently works with Ebony Life TV as a Lagos correspondent, the ‘fish out of water’.
She has co-hosted several shows on television, across several platforms and hopes to do more.
Tosyn has a weekly podcast known as “The Tosyn Bucknor Show” podcast, and a weekly Youtube series knownas “s.h.a.r.e with Tosyn!”.
Tosyn also acts. She has a recurring role on ‘Tinsel’, playing a character known as ‘osa’. She also recently appeared on an episode of ‘Now we are married’.
She has contributed scripts for several shows like My Mum and I, Citi Sistas, About to Wed, 5Ive
She has also worked on various reality shows in writing or content director capacities or both. She has worked on Apprentice Africa, Amstel Malta Box Office (seasons 2 to 5), Nigeria’s Got Talent, Gulder Ultimate Search
She has also provided the voice for Amstel Malta Box Office Season 5
As a recording artiste and singer-songwriter, she has worked with artistes like Skales, Rooftop MCs and Eva, as well as producers like Tintin, Coldflames, Dj Klem, Knighthouse, Micworx and Cobhams.
She recently released her first album, ‘Pop Rock Soul Jara’ and is pushing her videos and more.
She has been nominated for, and won several awards including The Future Awards, Nigerian broadcaster’s Awards, Exquisite Lady of the Year awards and more.
Tosyn is a bundle of contradictions.
As she says it, she is a young girl with an old mind, a tomboy who likes to dress up, a black girl who loves rock music, a leo (natural leader) who likes to follow (last born syndrome), an extroverted introvert, and so on!
What do you like about Tosyn?