Tinie Tempah

Tinie Tempah

 

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Patrick Chukwuemeka Okogwu[1] (born 7 November 1988),[2] better known by his stage name Tinie Tempah, is an English rapper, singer and songwriter. He has been signed to Parlophone Records since 2009, a subsidiary of Warner Music Group. He created his own record and fashion label Disturbing London Records in 2007 along with his cousin, Dumi Oburota.[3]

After releasing a number of mixtapes, he released his long-awaited debut album, Disc-Overy, in October 2010. Preceded by two British number-one singles, "Pass Out" and "Written in the Stars", the album charted at number one and was certified Platinum the next year. In February 2011, he won two Brit Awards for Best British Breakthrough Act and Best British Single.[4]

In November 2013, he released his second album, entitled Demonstration. Preceded by top ten singles "Trampoline" and "Children of the Sun", the album charted at number three and was certified gold by the BPI the next year.[5] In June 2015, he released "Not Letting Go", the first single from his third album Youth. This gave Tempah his sixth UK number one, passing out Dizzee Rascal as the most by any rap artist.[6]

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Highlights10

Holy Moly
Song
Holy Moly is a song by musical artist Tinie Tempah, released on April 11, 2017.
Shadows
Song
Shadows is a song by musical artist Tinie Tempah, released on April 10, 2017.
Find Me
Song
Find Me is a song by musical artist Tinie Tempah, released on April 7, 2017.
Youth
 
Youth is the third studio album by British rapper Tinie Tempah, released on 14 April 2017 by Parlophone and Disturbing London Records.

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Album Appearances & References45

Popular Songs24

Song Appearances & References17

Musical Groups4

TV Shows5

Video Game References1

Collaborators & Influencers32

Other Music-Related Relationships15

Personal & Professional Relationships1

Commercial & Non-Profit Relationships2

Awards & Nominations12

Events7

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Videos61

Spotify - Albums & Singles139

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Spotify - Appears On53

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Spotify - Top Tracks10

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Upcoming Concerts1

News Articles28

Which of his music pals is Tinie Tempah backing at the 2017 MTV EMAs?
  –  November 11, 2017
Tinie gives us his picks on which Brits deserve to go home with an award on Sunday:
MTV Music Week 2017: Becca Dudley Kick-Starts House Of MTV With Tinie Tempah And Will Heard
  –  November 8, 2017
MTV Music Week finally touched down in London today and we’re already feeling all kinds of inspired, all thanks to an afternoon spent planning our world domination wtih the likes of Tinie Tempah, Jonas Blue and Viacom's very own Kerry Taylor. A whole ...
Happy birthday Tinie Tempah! The rapper’s hottest moments ever
  –  November 7, 2017
Tinie Tempah turns 29 today (November 7). The Text From Your Ex rapper has been around for a while now, and he’s yet to stop topping the charts with hits like Pass Out and Girls Like. But when he’s not making music, he’s up in the gym just working on ...
Tinie Tempah revealed as MTV Music Week ambassador
  –  October 23, 2017
The 28-year-old British rapper will be the third ambassador - alongside Becca Dudley and Jonas Blue - for the event leading up to the annual ceremony, and he's "excited" to be part of a celebration in his home town. Tinie - who will also take part in an ...
Tinie Tempah encourages young people to embrace their own destiny
  –  October 6, 2017
Tinie Tempah has urged young people not to rely on any “person ... The songwriter and rapper also praised Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn for supporting the genre of grime music. He said: “I think it was quite smart and quite thoughtful of Corbyn and ...
Learn how to improve your digital skillset at NME’s #Lifehacks event
  –  November 11, 2017
At last year’s #Lifehacks launch event, Tinie Tempah wowed the crowds. You can buy tickets to our first #LifeHacks event (including an exclusive secret gig) with University of Salford here.
Which of his music pals is Tinie Tempah backing at the 2017 MTV EMAs?
  –  November 11, 2017
Tinie gives us his picks on which Brits deserve to go home with an award on Sunday:
Popular Middlesbrough restaurant Manjaros given one-star food hygiene rating
  –  November 10, 2017
The restaurant has been a popular celeb haunt, with stars including boxer David Haye, rappers Tinie Tempah and The Game and the Geordie Shore cast eating there. The FSA’s report said the venue will be re-inspected in the next 12 months due to its low rating.
NGHTMRE – No Coming Down
  –  November 10, 2017
Elon University’s dopest alumni outdid himself in the first verse, which Alex Wiley skates over with sleek rhymes. Fans of Tinie Tempah will find similarities in the Wiley verses, as Tinie‘s Discovery featured multiple EDM-influenced tracks that ...
Yousef Remixes Kideko's 'Dum Dum'
  –  November 10, 2017
Dum Dum' is Kideko's second single for Ministry of Sound feat Tinie Tempah and the sultry vocals of Becky G who were added to the record after Yousef delivered his re-work. This follows last year's 'Crank It', his collaboration with George Kwali that went ...
What It Is to Be Black and British Online
  –  November 9, 2017
"Chip, Tinie Tempah, all those guys were getting so much love and attention within the community, through Channel U, for example," said Stephanie. "They got signed and their sound changed to be non-threatening and not too black." "But we changed that ...
MTV Music Week 2017: Becca Dudley Kick-Starts House Of MTV With Tinie Tempah And Will Heard
  –  November 8, 2017
MTV Music Week finally touched down in London today and we’re already feeling all kinds of inspired, all thanks to an afternoon spent planning our world domination wtih the likes of Tinie Tempah, Jonas Blue and Viacom's very own Kerry Taylor. A whole ...
6 totally free things to do in London this week
  –  November 8, 2017
Expect performances from the likes of AJ Tracey plus chats with Tinie Tempah and more. Hackney House. Shoreditch High St Overground. Wed Nov 8-Sat Nov 11. Need a pick-me-up? Head to Ham Yard Hotel where cashless café Over Under Coffee is setting up shop.
The Five Best European Snow Raves
  –  November 7, 2017
It won the 2016 Best Small Festival in the European Festival Awards and from Fatboy Slim to Tinie Tempah to Dave Clarke, the diversity of the line ups each year are dedicated to those who love to ski and do not prejudice against genres. That said however ...
Yxng Bane announces Islington Assembly Hall show on UK tour - how to get tickets
  –  November 7, 2017
The artist will perform at Islington Assembly Hall on March 28. Signed to Tinie Tempah's Disturbing London roster, the East Londoner gained attention for his track 'Rihanna' and has since been listed on 'artists to watch' lists for 2018. He has also ...
Happy birthday Tinie Tempah! The rapper’s hottest moments ever
  –  November 7, 2017
Tinie Tempah turns 29 today (November 7). The Text From Your Ex rapper has been around for a while now, and he’s yet to stop topping the charts with hits like Pass Out and Girls Like. But when he’s not making music, he’s up in the gym just working on ...
Reading rapper Stoner to perform with some of the UK's biggest Grime acts
  –  November 7, 2017
He is having quite an impressive year, performing as one of the supporting acts for UK rapper Giggs in the sold out 'Landlord Tour' and has worked alongside chart topping artist Tinie Tempah. Stoner dropped his 14 track 'Blind But Breathing' mixtape on ...
We tried to create the mathematically perfect number one single
  –  November 6, 2017
No one has more number ones in the UK this decade than Tinie Tempah, with seven as lead or featured artist In the early days of pop, three minutes was thought of as the perfect length for a pop song. Even as recently as the ‘80s and ‘90s, a number of ...
Tinie Tempah: Hackney House Parties with the Lomo'Instant Wide
  –  November 5, 2017
English rapper, singer and songwriter Tinie Tempah hosted a house party at his house in Hackney formerly owned by Alexander McQueen, in celebration of his 3rd studio album Youth. We lent him a Lomo'Instant Wide to document the night. He premiered the video ...
Slidercuts On How To Tackle The Misrepresentation Of Afro Hair
  –  November 3, 2017
Maciver, who has styled for likes of Tinie Tempah and Lebron James, spoke to HuffPost UK to mark Black History Month, in his barbershop in Hornsey Road, London, about how the standards of beauty often impose more pressure on women than men. Watch the video ...
Drum virtuoso Ryan Hassan teams with UK rapper Kofi Stone for debut single and video, “Bomb Squad”: Watch
  –  November 2, 2017
Ryan Hassan is a drummer and DJ whose spent his career supporting rappers and electronic outfits like Tinie Tempah, Clean Bandit, Fat Man Scoop, and more. It’s never easy for a drummer to pummel his or her way into the spotlight, but the ravenous ...
MJ Cole joins the Mixmag Allstars at the House of MTV takeover
  –  November 2, 2017
Starting on Wednesday next week, there will be talks from the likes of Tinie Tempah, AJ Tracey and even the Geordie Shore. Friday is where it gets really interesting for us though as House of MTV will dedicate the day to dance music with Claptone and Ben ...
Rising Star: Meet House Of Forever's Isaac Kyerematen
  –  November 1, 2017
How did you break into the music industry? I started from the bottom to gain experience of working with artists. I was Tinie Tempah’s driver in the early days; before the chart success of Pass Out. I was driving Tinie up and down the country in my ...
MTV Music Week Pitches Up In East London
  –  October 31, 2017
CLUB MTV DJs Varski and R3wire join host Jonas Blue to discuss how they turned their passion into a profession, Geordie Shore cast members talk life in front of the camera, and there's a very special Q&A with Tinie Tempah. House of MTV runs throughout MTV ...
What tempah? Tinie Tempah all smiles after having his Lamborghini clamped
  –  October 31, 2017
Rapper Tinie Tempah was all smiles as he stepped out in Manchester city centre, despite finding his fancy car had been clamped. The Pass Out hitmaker left Hotel Gotham to find a clamp on his swish Lamborghini along with a distinctive black and yellow ...
9 grocery products we wish existed
  –  October 31, 2017
They’ve made frozen food sexy; brought Tinie Tempah to bakers’ kitchens; made booze out of food waste and more. Here’s our pick of concepts we’d like to see become reality. What’s your favourite? The Gun Bun by Duke from the Bread and Baked ...
Why The V-Neck Sweater Is Fashionable Again (No, Really)
  –  October 31, 2017
“The first look straight out of the gate at Prada featured a grey V-neck sweater,” says stylist Eric Down, who has dressed the likes of David Gandy, Tinie Tempah and Chris Hemsworth. “Entirely unassuming, but ultra-desirable, this is the building ...
Tinie Tempah encourages young people to embrace their own destiny
  –  October 7, 2017
Tinie Tempah has urged young people not to rely on any “person, government or parents” to shape their future. The 28-year-old rapper, whose real name is Patrick Okogwu, grew up on a council estate in south London and said he never wanted to “leave my ...

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