Patrick Chukwuemeka Okogwu, professionally known by his stage name Tinie Tempah is an English rapper, singer and record producer born on 7th November 1988. He conceived his stage name after viewing the music video for So Solid Crew’s 21 Seconds at the age of 12. Tempah began his music career in 2005 when he joined the Aftershock Hooligans. His first mixtape, Chapter 1: Verse 22 was also released in the same year via Aftershock Records. Later on, Tinie released couple of mixtapes but his breakthrough as a singer came in with the release of his debut album, Disc-Overy in 2010. The album received critical acclaim and commercial success and was debuted at number one. The album spawned several hit singles including Pass Out and Written in the Stars. In 2013, Tempah released his second studio album Demonstration, featuring top ten singles Children of the Sun and Trampoline. The album peaked at number three and was also certified gold by BPI.
Currently, he is working on his third studio album Youth which is scheduled to be released in 2017. He released the first single from his upcoming album, Not Letting Go which gave Tinie his sixth UK number one, the most by any rap artist. Tempah won several awards and nominations throughout his career including BET Awards, BRIT Awards and MOBO Awards. In his personal life, Tinie Tempah is currently single.
Tinie Tempah Personal Details:
- Complete Name: Patrick Chukwuemeka Okogwu, Jr.
- Nicknames: Tinie Tempah
- Date of Birth: 7 November 1988
- Birthplace: London, England
- Occupation: Rapper
- Zodiac Sign: Scorpio
- Eye Color: Brown
- Hair Color: Black
Tinie Tempah Height Weight Body Measurements Shoe Size Age Stats
Tinie Tempah Family Details:
- Father: Frank Okogwu
- Mother: Rosemary Okogwu
- Siblings: Kelvin (Younger Brother), Kelly (Younger Sister), Marian (Younger Sister)
- Spouse Name: Unmarried
- Children Name: None
Tinie Tempah Career Highlights:
- Debut Album: Disc-Overy (2010)
- First Film: The Feeling Nuts Comedy Night (2014)
- First TV Show: ITV News London (2007)
Tinie Tempah Body Measurements:
Listed below are the complete rapper Tinie Tempah body measurements including his weight, height, chest, waist, biceps and shoe size details.
- Height in Feet: 5′ 8″
- Height in Centimeters: 173 cm
- Weight in Kilogram: 78 kg
- Weight in Pounds: 172 pounds
- Feet/ Shoe Size: N/a
- Chest Size: 42 inches
- Waist Size: 34 inches
- Arms/ Biceps Size: 15 inches
Tinie Tempah Interesting Facts:
- Magic is his guilty pleasure.
- Tempah likes to eat seafood.
- Tinie began his professional career in 2005.
- The rapper is an avid fan of comedian Frankie Boyle.
- His musical influences include So Solid Crew and Dizzee Rascal.
- He modified the word Temper to Tempah in order to make it sound more aggressive.