He is multi-talented, brimming with creativity and bursting with energy, and this is only just the beginning. Diminutive Johannesburg based power-ball, Tumi Trent Tladi is an entrepreneur, dancer, choreographer, producer, rapper, songwriter and videographer. He wants to share his skills with the world.
Tumi progressively danced his way onto the entertainment scene from the age of 11 back in 2004. With solid training at Johannesburg’s Danceweb under the mentorship of Craig Bullock, he impressed the city’s hard-to-please critics at big and small shows.
2012 however proved to be a turning point. Having just landed in Los Angeles, Tumi stole the show doing a music video for Hollywood actor and singer, Will Smith and Jada Pinkett Smith’s children Willow and Jaden.
His unique blend of South African style dance moves, fused with his international experience in the art has earned him the respect and appreciation as one of the best choreographers in the world.
With his dance and choreography swag getting sharper, Tumi’s music bug began to swell in him. Tumi got writing and creating, culminating the release of his debut single CD and video album titled Punchline in 2015.
It was becoming clearer that song and dance are now amplifying each other, and with talents covering both Tumi is well placed to delight lovers of entertainment..
Tumi Tladi worked with Cassper Nyovest and contributed in sharpening his dance routines. Tumi choreographed and danced with Cassper through Casspers best performance moments seen on television. Out of this experience Tumi was inspired and motivated work harder which led to the release of his first big single called “You ain’t shh”. This is the song that raised head and introduced him fully into the industry and caught promoter’s eyes.
In 2017, he released his debut album “Written in the stars” and it is distributed by Universal Music. This is a step forward after only 3 years of making music. The response from the fans and Media houses are recognizing the skills and zeal by Tumi Tladi.
He was born, raised and surrounded by arts in almost all its forms and genres which made it hard for the bug to miss him.
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Tumi Tladi Album: “Written in Stars”
PR Content (Performance Videos & Pics): https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B6KJMk3LuFZiSWJ1OTVtMTVaNlE
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