Patoranking is no strange name in the Nigerian music industry. He is a popular reggae-dancehall singer, dancer, and songwriter. If you enjoy his music, take a look at his biography to find out more about this amazing artist and some of his latest hits.
The singer has succeeded in recording three albums and has also produced many high-quality singles. He has collaborated with other famous musicians, and his hard work has certainly been paying off.
- Full name: Patrick Nnaemeka Okorie
- Date of birth: 27th of May 1990
- Age: 31 years ( as of 2021)
- Birthplace: Ijegun-Egba, Nigeria
- Nationality: Nigerian
- Genre: Reggae, Dancehall
- Occupation: Musician
- Net worth: $1 million
Where is Patoranking from? Patoranking whose real name is Patrick Nnaemeka Okorie, was born and raised in Ijegun-Egba Satellite town. Not much is known about his family, including his parents. However, his family originally comes from Onicha Ebonyi State.
How old is Patoranking?
His date of birth is on the 27th of May, 1990. As of 2021, the Patoranking age is 31 years old.
The music star attended Citizen Comprehensive college in Epe, Lagos, and later enrolled at Jibril Martin Memorial Grammar school in Iponri.
He started his music career performing as a street jam and carnival dancer. He also did underground collaborations with artists such as XProject, Konga, Slam, and Reggie.
He released his first single titled Iya Bisi in 2012, featuring Qdot and Kbaj. Patoranking's musical development did not stop there; the following year, he released another single, Alubakiri, which translates to God's blessings.
Patoranking described the song as a summary of his life as a musician as it opened doors for him in building a fan base and working with established musicians.
The artist released his first album, God Over Everything, in 2016.
The singer has released three albums so far. His debut album was released in 2016. It occupied 4th place on the Billboard's Reggae albums. It has popular hits such as No Kissing baby, Love Town, Hale Hale, and Beautiful.
His second album, Wilmer, was released in 2019. Some of the songs in the album are Nakupenda where he features a famous Kenyan singer, Nyashinski, and Confirm featuring Davido.
His latest album, Three, was released in 2020. The album has 12 songs where it features some famous musicians like Sauti Sol, Tiwa Savage, Flavour, and King Promise.
- Cheating Zone
- Killing Me
- This Kind Luv
- Writing On The Wall
- Mama Aboyo
- Love Town
- Hale Hale
- Zéro Problémé
- Lenge Lenge
- Turn Up
- Go Crazy
- Open Fire
- So Nice
- Up In D Club
- Iya Bisi
- Girlie O
- Daniella Whine
- My Woman
- Make Am
- Another Level
- Love You Die
- Lenge Lenge
- Park Well
Patoranking new songs
Some of Patoranking latest songs which he released in 2020 and 2021 include:
- Mon Bébé
- Pretty Girl
- Mon Bébé
- Yo Body
- Odo Bra
- Whine it
- Do Me
- Lion in The Jungle
- Love Is The Answer
- Black Girl Magic
- Fi Mano
- I'm In Love
Some of the awards he has won include:
- Best Dancehall Artist, AFRIMA Awards
- African Artist of the Year, Vodafone Ghana Music Award
- Best New Act, MTV Africa Music Awards
- Best Afropop Song, Tooxclusive Online Music Awards
- Best New Act, Best Collaboration and Best Reggae/Dancehall, Ben TV Awards
- Best Collabo and Best Reggae/Dancehall Single, The Headies 2014
- Dancehall/Reggae Act of the Year, City People Entertainment Awards
- Best New Act of the Year, 2014 Nigeria Entertainment Awards
Does Patoranking have a daughter?
The singer is a proud father of a daughter called Wilmer. He has never shied from sharing moments with his daughter ever since she was born. On the 17th of July, 2019, he released a music video, Wilmer, which he dedicated to his daughter.
How much is Patoranking net worth?
Patoranking has achieved great success over the years he has been in the music industry. According to Glusea.com, his net worth is estimated to be $1 million.
Like many other artists, he enjoys his wealth and has been able to purchase expensive property for himself.
He owns a home located in the elite Metro Garden, Lekki. The beautiful house has a living room, a kitchen with a dining room, a bedroom, and a sound recording studio.
When it comes to what he drives, he owns a cool black Range Rover SUV 2014, a Porsche 911, Mercedes Benz G55, and Mercedes G Wagon.
Social media presence
Like many established musicians Patoranking is available on social media and boasts of a considerable following. He has a massive following, especially on Instagram. Below are the handles to his verified social media pages:
Judging by his track record, Patoranking is indeed a talented musician. He inspires many young people who are looking to venture into the world of music.
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