London's Top Black Men Of Power
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London’s Top Black Men Of Power

As the world turns its attention to the 2012 London Olympic Games, take a look at male power players in the UK's capital, dominating in the arts, business, education and media. ---Octavia Goredema

Hip-Hop Artist, TINIE TEMPAH

Patrick Chukwuemeka Okogwu, also known as award-winning rapper Tinie Tempah, hails from south-east London. His double-platinum debut Disc-Overytopped the UK charts, creating major international buzz.

Founder of the independent label Disturbing London, the rapper has toured with Rihanna and Usher, and performed at Glastonbury with Snoop Dogg. He has won numerous honors including Best International Act at the BET Awards, multiple Brit Awards, and several MOBO Awards.

(Images: Tinie Tempah: Adam Lawrence; Reggie Yates: Phill Taylor)

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