by Peace Agyare
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Patrick Nnaemeka Okorie (brought into the world 27 May 1990), better known by his stage name Patoranking, is a Nigerian reggae-dancehall artist and lyricist. He hails from Onicha Local Government Area in Ebonyi State and was brought up in Ijegun-Egba. Patoranking began his melodic profession doing underground coordinated efforts with craftsmen, for example, XProject, Konga, Slam and Reggie Rockstone. He marked a record manage K-Solo’s Igberaga Records in 2010, discharging “Up in D Club” under the outfit.
Patoranking turned into a protégé of Dem Mama Records in the wake of working together with Timaya on his tune “Alubarika”. In February 2014, he marked a record manage Foston Musik and discharged “Girlie O”, a solitary that place him in the limelight.
On 9 February 2015, Patoranking reported by means of Instagram that he marked acirculation manage VP Records.
Life and music vocation
Patoranking was conceived on 27 May 1990, to Mr. also, Mrs. Okorie. He experienced childhood in Ijegun-Egba Satellite Town and later migrated to Ebute Metta. He went to Citizen
Comprehensive College Epe, Lagos, and later enlisted at Jibril Martin Memorial Grammar School in Iponri. Patoranking began his performing expressions profession as a road jam
and jubilee artist. In a 2012 meeting with Entertainment Express however, he said that his stage name was given to him by a Jamaican craftsman whom he met at Alpha Beach in Lagos. Patoranking has refered to Buju Banton, Bob Marley, Fela Kuti, Lucky Dube, Chaka Demus,
Majek Fashek, Blackky, Blackface, Tuface and Marvelous Benjy as his key melodic impacts.
In the previously mentioned meeting with Entertainment Express, he said he references socio-political issues in his music. He has depicted his music as an ethically
slanted variety of dancehall.
In May 2012, Patoranking discharged a solitary titled “Iya Bisi” including Qdot and Kbaj.
The melody, which is a combination of dancehall and Fuji, was created by Drumphase.
Furthermore, Patoranking disclosed to Entertainment Express that Qdot and Kbaj made the tune by offering thoughts to him.
On 12 September 2013, Patoranking discharged the video and sound for “Alubarika” at the same time. The melody actually means “God’s Blessings” and highlights vocals from Timaya.
The music video for “Alubarika”, which was shot by AJE Films, kept running for 4 minutes and 16 seconds. As indicated by an article posted by Victor Akande of The Nation,
Patoranking depicted the tune as a synopsis of his life as an artist. He additionally said that the tune opened entryways for him as far as structure a fan base and working with set up musicians.
Furthermore, in February 2014, Patoranking marked a record manage Foston Musik and finished his
affiliations with Dem Mama Records. Amid a meeting with Toolz on NdaniTv’s The
Juice, Timaya said that Patoranking left his mark and was never formally signed.
On 4 February 2014 however, Patoranking discharged “Girlie O”, a tune created by WizzyPro.
The music video for the tune was shot however and coordinated in London by Moe Musa. More over, it was
discharged on 5 February 2014, multi day after the sound release. In the music video,
Patoranking frees his adjacent neighbor from abusive behavior at home by communicating
his natural sentiments to her.
Foston Musik further discharged “Girlie O Remix” on 19 May 2014 to basic acclaim. Furthermore, the tune highlights vocals from Tiwa Savage. It appeared at No. 9 on
MTV Base’s Official Naija Top
10 diagram. Tiwa Savage however told Ehiz of the previously mentioned graph demonstrate
that she appreciates Patoranking’s music and chose to connect with him to do the remix. The music video for “Girlie O Remix” was likewise shot and coordinated in London by Moe Musa. Joey Akan of the Pulse remarked on the tune and said that “On the new remix, the fundamental winning components were not dispose of.
The beat, tune, and dynamism were clutched, and significant work put into the lyrics.”
Patoranking was however included on Seyi Shay’s “Murda” single close by Shaydee.
the melody was created by Dokta Frabz and discharged on 1 April 2014. On 11 May 2014, the music video for “Murda” was transferre onto Vevo. It was coordinate by Meji Alabi for JM Films.
Furthermore, 2015 denoted an effective year for Patoranking as 2 of his singles; “Daniella Whine” and “My Woman, My Everything” were diagram toppers on the MTV base Official Naija Top 10 Chart.
“Daniella Whine” appeared at No. 4 in May and went on top the graph at No. 1 in June.
 “My Woman, My Everything” additionally made the graph when it was release, topping
Peace Agyare loves to write and is addicted to reading. She is a staff at Ghaflagh.com & ghafla.com/music/ A well bred journalist with a flair for entertainment, society and arts. She loves covering events and reporting personalities for the public consumption.
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June 3, 2020
June 3, 2020
June 3, 2020