Fuad “Tommy” Talybov

Full Name

Fuad Talybov

Dance Name

“Tommy Gunz”



Birth Date and Location

September 16th, 1982 in Baku, Azerbaijan, former USSR.

What year did you begin dancing?


How long have you been teaching dance?

3-4 years

What do you want the students to learn at School of Breaking?

I want them to learn how to let go and be free.  

What do you want the students at School of Breaking to achieve for themselves?

The confidence to be themselves.

What are your five most important core values as a dancer?

  1. Intelligence
  2. Discipline
  3. Creativity
  4. Passion
  5. Laid back, non-judging attitude


Fuad Talybov aka Tommy aka bboy Tommy Gunz has began his journey as a dancer when he turned 20, and immediately fell in love with the culture. As a competitive dancer, and performer, Tommy has competed and performed alongside the nation’s top dancers. He enjoys traveling and have been to a number of out-of-state competitive events. He has performed with artists such as The Temptations, Vanilla Ice, Montell Jordan, Ciara, Leann Rimes, and many more. He has competed in breaking events such as the Freestyle Session, Reign Supreme, Rockers Rumble, Verve, King of Hearts, The Block Party, and many more!

He currently enjoys practicing the art-form, continues to compete and explore creative movement.

Tommy has a Bachelor’s Degree in Fine Arts Multimedia with an emphasis on Design and Development from the University of Colorado at Denver. He is an owner and co-founder of School of Breaking where he is applying his passion for dance and business development.