Patrick Atud Atud Fokobo is a Cameroonian upcoming act who sings, raps, a song writer, T.V presenter and businessman. He was born on the 1st September 1992 and raised in the Land of Legendary Hospitality, Molyko – Buea. Atud Fokobo used PaddyWyte as his stage name until the passing away of his father, which he later changed to Paddy Foks, the name he uses now.
Paddy is from a humble but noble home which allowed him to assimilate basic societal ethics. A member of the Fokobo’s family being the 5th of 7 children, a direct senior brother to Fabrice Fokobo Atud, a one time Cameroon National Cadeth team captain.
Paddy Foks went to S.T.I.B.S Molyko, Buea where he was nicked named Papiyoungfor staging “Cacoa cafe” during an event back in Primary school.
He later on went to St.Joseph’s College Sasse, B.G.S Lycee Buea, P.C.H.S Kumbofor his secondary and high school education where he left a consistent and clean record for academics and extracurricular activities. He always did well in school activities like dancing in groups, Rapping and MCing in events. He was very good at Athletic and basketball in which he always took awards not forgetting the singing field.
Following the lost of his Father Chief Fokobo Atud Francis, Paddy Foks travelled toNamibia where he read Media Studies (Mass Communication) at the Univisity of Namibia. While in Namibia he decided to go back to his roots, what he knows how to do best, bringing out the music side of him, hustling and seeing it as a profession.
Paddy Foks is currently working with Schengen Black Movement (S.B.M) a movement which has “Talent development“ as one of its objectives. Mr. Nji Bertrand, founder of S.B.M, family friend and one time Neighbour, at the beginning of the year 2016 graced Paddy with a sponsorship deal. Paddy Foks before having this seldom opportunity of being the main act of S.B.M has his humble beginnings from a small label, Bush4la Music,which he established in Namibia with his Nigerian friend ErhimuaSolomon(dutty boi Y.T) not forgeting Xcon his pioneer group with Kelly B, Passy andVeno which is all contributed to make him attain this point of his music career.
S.B.M recently released Paddy’s first official Single titled “Lambo Love“. Which will turn out to be the biggest African Hit single: