18 May 1976
Schoten, Antwerpen, Flanders, Belgium
24 February 2013 (aged 36)
Da Boy Tommy (18 May 1976 - 24 february 2013; real name Tommy Debie) was a Belgian jump-dj. He's seen as one off the founders off this music style. He often worked together with Da Rick.
Da Boy Tommy didn't get famous with his first tracks. But since october 1999 that all changed.
Especially for Oct 31st he released the single "Halloween", more then 45.000 singles were sold in Flanders (Belgium). It became one off the biggest hits of 1999. In Feb 2000 he released a 2nd single called "Candyman" which sold even better then "Halloween".
Da Boy Tommy called his music 'jumperkes', hence the name jump/jumpstyle.
In Feb 2007 Tommy became a father for the first time.
On 10 november 2012 in the morning, Tommy got involved in a carcrash on his way to his work. He was in coma in a hospital and died on 24 february 2013. He was only 36 years old.
Artist descriptions on Last.fm are editable by everyone. Feel free to contribute!
All user-contributed text on this page is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply.