TID is a Bongo Flava musician from Tanzania, whose real name is Khalid Mohamed (born 1981 in Dar es Salaam). TID is an acronym of Top in Dar, in which "Dar" refers to Dar es Salaam, his hometown. He is best known for his hits Zeze and Siamini.
He started singing in 1994 with a group known as Black Gangsters. He turned solo five years later. At the age of 21 he signed with Poa Records. His first single Mrembo was released in March 2002. He did also act the main role on the film Girlfriend, a film about the Bongo Flava scene.
He has toured in East African countries, United Kingdom and United States.
He performs with a live band called Top Band. His hit is included in the Global Soul compilation by Putumayo World Music.
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