Introducing… Disturbing London's Dumi Oburota.
Dumi Oburota is the co-founder of the independent record label Disturbing London, a 360 entertainment company which manages the careers of Tinie Tempah, Yungen, Wiz Kid and many more. After studying Sports Science at university and then Youth and Community studies, Dumi’s career took a turn towards music with his cousin Tinie Tempah, when they set up the independent label Disturbing London.
Back in the early days, Dumi funded the business through student loans and profits made from buying and selling cars, but their lifestyles have changed drastically since. Now celebrating their 10th year of business in 2016, Disturbing London, under Dumi’s guidance, has amassed 9 UK number 1’s, a host of Awards including BRITs, MOBOs, Ivor Novello, their own residencies in Ibiza ‘Disturbing Ibiza’, their own cars with Mercedes smart car and much more.
At #LifeHacks, Dumi will take part in our Q&A panel, bringing his knowledge and experience to advise you on how to get started as a young entrepreneur and what it takes to get into the music industry.
Check out Dumi’s top 3 #LifeHacks:
1. What you put in is what you get out.
2. Never give up, Rome wasn’t built in 2 days.
3. Have a clear objective of what you want to do & stick to it.
Be inspired. Be informed. Get involved.