AboutPatrick Junior C. Okogwu (born 7 November 1988), better known by his stage name, Tinie Tempah, is a rapper and MC from Plumstead, South East London. Tinie's first music video for promotional single 'Wifey', became an underground smash hit holding the Channel U urban chart top spot for 10 consecutive weeks in 2006. He plans to release his LP, "The Disc-Overy" in July 2010.
His debut single "Pass Out" was declared the "Hottest Record In The World Today" and "Single Of The Week" by Zane Lowe. On 7 March 2010, "Pass Out" went straight to #1 on the UK Singles Chart and the UK R&B Chart. According to MTV, his major label debut album, titled "The Disc-Overy", is due to release in July 2010. Tinie then announced his second single, "Frisky" which was released on June 6, 2010. "Written In The Stars" is his third single from The Disc-Overy and is due for release on 27 September 2010 with the album following the week after.
Tinie performed at Radio 1 Big Weekend in Bangor on 22 May 2010 on the 'In New Music We Trust' stage and informed the crowd his album would be out in August 2010.
Tinie Tempah played at Wakestock in Abersoch on July 3 2010, played at T4 On The Beach on July 4, 2010 and also played at the Summertime Ball which was held by Capital FM the radio show in Wembley stadium. He played on the Pepsi Max Stage at the Wireless Festival in London's Hyde Park on July 4th 2010.