DJ Dummy hails from Brooklyn, NY and has a long history of DJing beginning in his early years. Then 14, DJ Dummy first showed his impressive skills at the Supermen DJ Battle in 1991. Going on to become a mainstay in the DJ battling circuit, DJ Dummy as a member of the Tape Kingz went on to win the New York Regional DMC Battle in 1998 and respectively came in 2nd and 3rd at the American DMC Battle in 1998 and the Zulu Nation Battle in 1996. Through his performance as a battle DJ, Dummy earned the recognition and respect of the hip-hop community the world over, eventually going on to play with , and many others at venues ranging from small clubs in Brooklyn to Madison Square Garden and the Staples Center. Safe to say, DJ Dummy is one of the most influential DJs of the modern hip-hop scene.