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Names: Patrick Nnaemeka Okorie
Also Known As: Patoranking
Record Label: VP Records
Genre: Reggae and Dancehall
Patrick Nnaemeka Okorie known by his stage name as Patoranking, was born on 27 May 1990 in Ijegun-Egba, Alimosho, Lagos State, Nigeria. He is a Nigerian songwriter and reggae-danceahall singer, who hails from Onicha, Ebonyi State, Nigeria. Patoranking who partially signed with Timaya's Dem Mama Records, released a song he titled "Alubarika" alongside Timaya, he later signed officially to Fostus Musik Records dropped a song 'Girlie O" that gave him prominence.
Patoranking was influenced by great reggae legendary musicians in the likes of Fela Kuti, Bob Marley, Blackface, Lucky Dube and Chaka Demus. He unleashed his best ever selling song "Girlie O", which later remixed with the Nigerian African Bad Girl, Tiwa Savage, the was song was produced by the Nigerian producer WizzyPro, the video of the song was shot in London and directed by one the Nigerians director Moe Musa.
The Nigerian reggae-dancehall singer Patoranking signed to VP Records and released his already trending and hit single "Abule". The singer has been doing so great, getting several nominees and accolade in different categories.
Nigeria Entertainment Award for Dancehall Artist of the Year 2017, The Headies Award for Best Collabo 2014, South African Music Award for Rest of Africa Artist 2017, MTV Africa Music Award for Song of the Year 2016, MTV Africa Music Award for Best Breakthrough Act 2015, City People Music Award for Reggae/Dancehall Artist of the Year 2014, 2016, 2017 and many more.