Patoranking, whose real name is Patrick Nnaemeka Okorie, ranks as the 9th best musician in Nigeria for 2021 with 12 awards to his name.
The reggae-dancehall musician hails from Ebonyi state but was raised in Lagos state. Patoranking made the airwaves in Nigeria after signing a record deal with Foston Musik and released his hit single “Girlie O.”
The hit single charted at No. 9 on MTV Base’s Official Naija Top 10 chart. Patoranking’s “Daniella Whine” and “My Woman, My Everything” also topped at MTV Base Official Naija Top 10 chart.
In 2015, Patoranking won the Best New Act on MTV Africa Music Awards. Patoranking has also added 11 more awards to his collections.
Patoranking released an album in 2019 titiled “Wilmer” – after his daughter with the same name.