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November 7, 1988 in Plumstead
London, United Kingdom
Patrick Junior C. Okogwu (born November 7th, 1988 in Plumstead, South London), better known by his stage name Tinie Tempah, is a BRIT Award-winning rapper, MC and CEO of Disturbing London Records. Tinie gained national acclaim and chart success upon the release of his major label debut single Pass Out which debuted at #1 on the UK Singles Chart in March 2010. According to the Pass Out Songfacts, Okogwu came up with his stage name at the age of 13. He looked up 'anger' in the thesaurus and found himself staring at 'temper.' Concerned it might be overly aggresive he added 'Tinie.
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"We're drinking from the bottle" as in "grabbing the bull by the horns", as in "taking on life with all I got". I don't know if Calvin harris is that "true" or it's the image he's trying to maintain but the lyrics of most of his tunes are deep, almost tearful at times.