Tommy has been doing his thing for a few years now, he has been a writer since 99, a bboy/beatboxer since
2000, and rapping since 2001, he also make/sell beats. he is in a number of different crews rangin through the elements: fre-agents cru for bboyin, A Dyin Breed for emceein with Prophet Rayza and ADVERSE for general madness and a number of graff crews but he don't paint much anymore because he usually spends all his money on beer. Tommy Illfigga also go under the name TOM THUM. Tommy and JT won the 2005 world championships in germany for beatboxing in the duos section.