Orie King born Praise Chinyere Okoh is a Nigerian singer. Orie King grew up between Nigeria, Togo and Ghana.
Her family later moved back to Nigeria where she officially launched her music career. Orie King released her very first single “In the Morning” in 2012 followed by a music video for the single. Uchenna produced By Phat E, Need somebody produced by Ekelly and Tempo mixed, mastered by Bossbeatz were a few of the singles she released early in her career. Orie announced the release of her debut Ep “Lotus the Ep released on 18th March 2021.
The Ep consists of 6 tracks:
- Fall season
- Into You
- Far away
- L.ov.e Y.o.u
The music video for one of the tracks on the Ep titled “INTO YOU” released in March was shot in Atlanta on January 14th, 2021.
Orie King’s interest in music was cultivated during her teenage years and further developed when she opted to take lessons in Sound Engineering at Sound Xtreem studio, Atlanta Georgia. She was drawn to Music at the age of 6, at age 8 she was already leading the children choir in her church, at age 15 she was the vocalist in the youth choir in Assemblies of God’s church Lome, Togo.