Harrysong Biography; Age, Height, Career, Marriage, Net Worth– Harrison Tare Okiri popularly known by his stage name Harrysong is a Nigerian Singer, Songwriter and Instrumentalist. He was born on March 30, 1981.
Harrysong Biography, Life and Education
Harrysong was born to Ijaw parents as their only child in Warri, Delta State. After his mother passed away, he dropped out of school due to tension with his step-mother, and after relocating to Port Harcourt, his interest in music intensified.
Harrysong: Profile Summary
Full Name: Harrison Tare Okiri
Date of Birth: March 30, 1981
Place of Birth: Warri, Delta State, Nigeria
Zodiac Sign: Aries
Profession: Nigerian Singer, Songwriter and Instrumentalist
Genres: R&B, Afropop, highlife
Active Years: 2008-present
Height: 5feet 8inches (179cm)
Weight: 182 lbs. (83kg)
Parents Names: N/A
Spouse(s): Alexer Perez Gopa (m. 2021)
Children: 2 (Perez and Tare)
Net Worth: $1.5 Million
Harrysong began playing the conga at age eleven in the church where his mother was the music director before moving on to study modern gospel music. He gained fame after his song honoring Nelson Mandela won The Headies “Most Downloaded Callertune Award” of 2013. In 2007, he moved to Lagos after spending some of his early life in Port Harcourt.
Harrysong used to perform in nightclubs before joining QuestionMark Entertainment. Then he met Kcee, who introduced him to prominent musicians which led him to signing for Five Star Music. After the release of his number-one song “Beta Pikin,” Harrysong received a nomination for “Best Pop/R&B Artist of the Year” at the 2014 Nigeria Entertainment Awards.
His breakthrough came with the release of the singles “I’m In Love” and “Taiye & Kehinde,” the former of which had a music video that topped charts on Trace TV. Through QuestionMark Entertainment, he later released his first album, Testify, in 2012. He did, however, collaborate with Davido on a brand-new song titled Bumbumbum that was published right before the coronavirus spread to Nigeria.
Harrysong welcomed twins with Alexer Perez Gopa on June 22nd, 2017. Their names were Perez (boy) and Tare (girl). He posted a confirmation of his engagement to Alexer Perez Gopa on his Instagram page on February 4, 2021, and the two later got married in Warri on March 27, 2021.