Singer Patoranking Won The Next Rated awards at the Headies Awards 2014 & brand new Hyundai: See his speech, He had the best speech of the night when revealed he used to be a rat killerseller and Bricklayer When he got on stage he said “When I sang ” When I moved from nothing to something, that is my story…I meant it..I would like to say something..2 years ago, I was living in a one room, now,i’m living (crowd cheered…Lekki) somewhere around. He then decided to speak in pidgin English and said..
“If I tell you say I be dey sell rat killer, you go believe? If I tell you say I do bricklayer for Lagos you go believe? Don’t let anyone stop you from achieving your dreams..
Meet Headies Award Winner Singer Patoranking and his Girlfriend below:
Patoranking, who just won the Next Rated award at the Headies with an SUV, has revealed that back in the day he struggled and hustled. Patrick Nnaemeka Okorie, before becoming rich and famous, said he used to sell rat poison and was once a bricklayer.
On that note, he walked away as the crowd gave him a standing ovation….
Full list of winners below
Rookie of the Year: Reekado Banks
Best R ‘n’ B Single: 2face (Let somebody love you)
Best Pop Single: Mavins (Dorobucci)
Best Rap Single: Pyhno (Parcel)
Best Street Hop: Oritsefemi (Double Wahala)
Best Vocal Performance (Male): Timi Dakolo (Iyawo Mi)
Best R ‘n’ B Pop Album: Sean Tizzle (The Journey)
Best Vocal Performance (Female): Niyola
Best Rap Album: Olamide (Baddest Guy Ever Liveth)
Best Reggae Dancehall Single: Patoranking (Girlie O remix)
Best Collabo: Wizzy Pro (Emergency)
Hip Hop World Revelation: Kcee
Recording of the Year: Cobhams Asuquo (Ordinary People)
Best Alternative Song: Bolaji (BOJ)
Producer of the Year: Don Jazzy
Lyricist on the Roll: Jesse Jagz
Next Rated: Patoranking
Best African Artiste of the Year: Sarkodie
Best Music Video Director: Clarence Peters
Song of the year: Davido (Aye)
Album of the Year: Olamide
Artiste of the Year: Davido
Hall of Fame: Sir Victor Uwaifo…