Nigerian reggae-dancehall musician Patrick Nnaemeka Okorie, better known by his stage name Patoranking, was born on May 27, 1990. Patoranking is an Ebonyi State native who was born and reared in Ijegun-Egba Satellite Town. He began his musical career by working informally with musicians including XProject, Konga, Slam, and Reggie Rockstone.
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- Full Name: Patrick Nnaemeka Okorie
- Stage Name: Patoranking
- Date Of Birth: May 27, 1990
- Place Of Birth: Ijegun-Egba, Alimosho, Lagos State, Nigeria
- Age: 32
- Occupation: Singer
- Genre: Afrobeat
- Year Active: 2009
- Net Worth: $5 Million
Life and music career
Patoranking has family ties to Onicha, Ebonyi State, despite being an Ijegun-Egba Satellite Town native who was raised there. Later, he enrolled at Jibril Martin Memorial Grammar School in Iponri after attending Citizen Comprehensive College in Epe, Lagos. As a street jam and carnival dancer, Patoranking began his performance and artistic career. He said in a 2012 interview with Entertainment Express that a Jamaican musician he met at Lagos’ Alpha Beach gave him his stage name. As some of his main musical influences, Patoranking has named Buju Banton, Bob Marley, Fela Kuti, Lucky Dube, Chaka Demus, Majek Fashek, Blackky, Blackface, Tuface, and Marvelous Benjy. He described his music as a morally inclined variant of dancehall in the aforementioned interview with Entertainment Express and added that it refers
Patoranking Net Worth
Numerous sources of income have allowed “Patoranking,” a well-known Nigerian Dancehall musician, to grow his wealth to over $5 million.
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