Pardon C - BIO
Music has been splendid for Pardon C since he debuted his first official Video single, titled ‘Ukwu Ruo Ala’ in 2009.
Nigerian/American Urban highlife/ singer, Obinna Okoro, known by his stage name, ‘Pardon C’ meaning ‘Pardon and Conciliate’ attributed to ‘Forgive and make Peace’, is a passionate musician who hails from Amagu Oru East LGA , Imo State Nigeria and born into a family of eight in Owerri imo state Nigeria.
He began his music journey from the church where he was a member of the choir at a tender age of 10 years. While in school, he performed in many talent competitions, won quite a few prestigious awards at the Federal University of Technology, Owerri where he had a degree in Biotechnology.
Making undeniable music, Pardon C prefers to sing mostly in English, Pidgin English, flavored with native Nigerian Languages and this can also be accredited to part of his exceptional style in churning out harmonious music.
Pardon C has successfully established himself as a force to reckon with in the Nigeria Music Industry with energetic and prayerful songs like; ‘Oluwa Chain Dem’, ‘Emergency’; Love and romantic songs like; ‘Romeo’ Beauty Wahala, Bele Bele Feat Jose Chamaleone,Brain Box, and ‘Gbabe’, just to mention a few of his releases. the above videos all top notch and got played on MTV Africa,Trace TV,Sound city TV, HIP TV,Nigezie TV, ETC.
Pardon C won the award for best Nigerian Artist at 2016 Diaspora Entertainment Awards in USA!! he is also the brand Ambassador of N'Square Boutique.
in 2018 He went to Film Connection Institute in Washington DC and studied Cinematography and became a creative Director as well!
Pardon C is experienced, legendary and passionate about his music calling, he has shut down events, leaving fans in tears of joy from his amazing performances. He has also shared the stage with other veterans like Iyanya, Kcee, Flavour, Bracket, Timaya, Banky W, Davido, Psquare, 2 Face Idibia, Wizkid, Olamide, Diamond Platnumz ,Jose Chameleone and also collaborated with different musicians from various countries of the world. In 2017, the singer won the award for "Best Music Video" at the annual Next Generation Awards! in 2018 the Highlife singer put Nigeria on world spotlight again with his recent win at the 2018 Uollywood Epic International Multimedia Entertainment Industry Awards in Florida. Pardon C won ‘Epic Video’, a category dominated by the Caribbeans.
in 2019 he won Best African Male Artiste Diaspora at the AFRIFAMU Awards in Los Angeles California USA