Berthe Tanwo Njole a.k.a D-WA, Belgian originally from Cameroon, is an artist in the widest sense. Singer, actress, performer and presenter. She started singing when she was 10 and throughout her teenage years she performed in several places in the Belgian capital. She became professional in 2009. Backing vocals for several artists such as Omar Perry, Sophie Michalakoudis or David Corleone, she rapidly embraced the stage as an actress for movie and theater. She got small parts in featured and short films. She got the opportunity to work beside actors like Jérémie Renier and Babetida Sadjo in the movie directed by Peter Van Hees Wasteland. She also worked for television in the TV film called Cher Radin directed by Didier Albert starring Vincent Lagaff.
She performed on stage in different productions such as the musical The Dream of Elya from choreographer Angelique Kaba or the show Beatbox Story from La Compagnie des Daltoniens.
She also appeared in commercials like in 2015 Auchan commercial directed by Martin Bourboulon (famous French Director known for his successful movie Papa ou Maman) or for the shooting campaign for Bruxelles Propreté in 2016.
Performer on Exhibit B from the South African director Brett Bailey in Botanique Brussels and Vorruit Gand in 2012 and 2013, he chose her as his company manager for the 2014/15 Tour for the same project. A tour which will take her in Edinburgh, London, Paris, Poitiers, Chili Santiago, Galway and Gwangju South Korea.
Adrien Joveneau, well known Belgian presenter, reached her in 2014 to participate in his show: Les Belges du Bout Du Monde on national TV: RTBF. She will share the experience with the famous singer B.J. Scott and the forecast presenter and former Miss Belgium, Tatiana Silva. Thanks to the show, she will end up in October 2014 in her birth place: Cameroon, after 25 years of absence.
Raymond Van Het Groenewoud, renowned Flemish singer invite her to sing along with him beside other Flemish artists, the 2016 version of his hit Vlaanderen Boven recorded at the famous Toots studio in Brussels.
She has also been a presenter between 2014-2016 for the first panafrican WebTV, BAM TV, acknowledged by the Authority Broadcasting Council.
Since September 2016 untel June 2017, she will give musical workshops to children from 5 to 9 years in Brussels Schools via the nonprofit organization ReMuA.
She joined the dance company, Transe en Danse, in 2012. She was on stage with their show Paper Dance and The Burkina Faso team for the 2016 October/November Tour.
On stage, in front of a camera or on a set, Berthe is in her element. Her groovy and warm voice, her personality and her professionalism make her a one of a kind artist.