DJ Dimplez is dead:Hip Hop artist Real name Tumi Mooi, has died.

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SA Music Award-nominated hip hop artist DJ Dimplez, real name Tumi Mooi, has died.


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Several sources including a close friend of the DJ told eBuzz247 that Dimplez died on Sunday. They said the family would issue an official statement soon.

Not much is known so far about how he died.

Dimplez’s list of hit songs include We Ain’t Leaving, on which he featured Anatii and L-Tido, and Way Up featuring Cassper Nyovest and JR. He released the album Kubu, in 2019.

As a contributor in the industry, the DJ played a big role in solidifying the fact that there was space in SA entertainment for hip hop DJs. He played in clubs, festivals and his music featured on most music charts.

The DJ’s last Instagram post is a snap of him at late rapper Riky Rick’s memorial service on Friday.

Close friends confirm the passing DJ Dimplez after collapsing in his home this morning. Family will release an official statement today. More details to follow. #RIPDimplez

Hip-hop in South Africa has risen to prominence thanks to the tireless efforts of DJ Dimplez and others. After identifying his passion, he is ready to get things done, and so far he has not regretted changing majors while at Wits. However, things took a turn when he recently found himself online over a rape scandal.


DJ Dimplez is a famous South African DJ. Since entering the music entertainment industry, he has pushed himself to the top of his career with focus and persistence. Shortly before his first interview on Channel O, he remembered his current stage name. It was also nominated for Music Video of the Year at the South African Music Awards.

Toomey was born in Cape Town, South Africa. He is best known by his stage name DJ Dimplez. What is DJ Dimplez’s real name? His real name is Tumi Mooi. There is no information on DJ Dimplez’s age, parents or siblings at this time. Although little is known about his childhood, he was gifted with music from an early age. During his studies at Wits University, he switched from business studies to sports psychology. Because he finds it more important to follow your passion than to pursue money.

Since DJ Dimplez likes the hip-hop genre, he started to improve his skills. In doing so, he joined the Wits DJ Society, hoping to find gigs at student parties and local clubs. From there he founded the Pop Bottle Movement. According to DJ Dimplez, the idea came when he was planning a birthday party.

DJ Dimplez is dead:Hip Hop artist Real name Tumi Mooi, has died.

South African hip-hop DJ Dimplez has finally broken his silence after being embroiled in an alleged sex scandal involving a Northern Cape woman.

In a statement posted on his official social media page, DJ Dimplez, real name Tumi Mooi, said: “I have noticed various social media posts and allegations by Ms Mamdiarah ‘Kinky’ Diakoumpa.

“On the advice of my legal representative, I do not wish to raise this matter further on social media or any other public platform. Nor do I have the authority to do so as this is the responsibility of the competent authorities.”

In the unfolding saga, the woman claimed she was pregnant with his child after a sleepover at the Sandton hotel.

Meanwhile, DJ Dimplez thanked the many South Africans who had gathered behind him following the news on social media.

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Tributes flooded the social media TL as many expressed their shock and disbelief at the DJ’s death.

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WHO IS Dj Dimplez

DJ Dimplez is dead:Hip Hop artist Real name Tumi Mooi, has died.
South Africa
28 years old
South African
Cape Town, South Africa
Dj Dimplez (Age 28 years old) is a South African hip hop Disc jockey of The Year 2013 and 2014. He was nominated as South African Music Award for Best Music Video of the Year.

Professional life

  • Dj Dimplez is initially called Dj Tumi when he began his dj career in 2004. Although his birth name, “Tumi” did not appeal to channel O Vj Lungile Radu six months into his career.
  • During an interview in the channels popular show called “Oboma”. A lot of names came up which included Tumiza, Tombstone that were all complete “no no’s”. Ten seconds before lights, camera, action, the name Dj Dimplez came up and that was the turning point of his career.
  • This young gentleman in his 20’s always had the love for music. The idea of Djing came as he attended Joburg events such as Reality and 115. This led to him buying his own equipment in 2003 and by 2004 he had joined the Wits Dj society. Cramped in their own minute private room, they would often get together and practice to perfect their skills.
  • Although hip- hop was not big in the Joburg party scene at the time, seeing that Dimplez continued playing this genre and within a few months he found himself playing for huge crowds of thousands of people.
  • His career has led to him to travel throughout the country playing at different events. Dimplez has also played in most clubs in Johannesburg and major corporate events, which include “The Apprentice S.A Finale”, “Blacks Only Comedy”, and the list goes on. Earning his name as one of the top hip-hop djs, Dimplez has played alongside the likes Dj Fresh, Dj Cleo, Dj Oskido, Dj S’bu, C-live, Milkshake, Naked Dj, and Dj Kenzhero.

Associated with

Dj Dimplez is acquitted with Bruno Morphet, John Kizza, Diloxclusive, Dj Cleo, Dj Oskido, Dino Bravo and Deejay Malibu.

Social media

Dj Dimplez is active on social media platforms such as Instagram, and Facebook where he has over 50k followers. He has posted more than 100 posts on Instagram. Similarly, his fan gave lots of love in his Instagram account with 75k followers on it. He also has a Twitter account, though he is hardly active on the platform.

Net worth

According to Forbes, IMDb & Various Online resources, Dj Dimplez’s net worth is $100,000 to $ 1 million. He earn the money being professional Hip Hop DJ and entertainer.

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