D’Ante Kareem Adkins known professionally as Turn Up Tobi, is an American Music Producer and Professional Musician based in New Jersey. He is noted for his producer tag of his little sister Nye’La S Adkins saying , “TURN UP TOBI!” D’Ante Kareem Adkins was born in Newark, New Jersey on December 9th, 2000. He grew up in church and started playing at his church at the age of 12. His passion for music than began to grow and he started to learn as many instruments as he could. In 2018 he received his first laptop as a Christmas gift and then started to make beats and create music. Adkins earned his first placement on Leah Jenea’s 2020 Album Crooked Love Story, producing the tracks “Fed Up”, “Pulse”, “Melody”, “Lie There”, “The End”.
In 2021 he released his first single “UP DOWN” with Hip Hop artist Matrell .