In the midst of a huge world tour, tyDi proves difficult to pin down. We catch him while he's in Israel, following a long flight from the US and prior to another one to the Czech Republic. There's little more proof needed of just how huge a year Tyson Illingworth has had. So how has 2012 been? "Incredible as always! I've visited new countries and written loads of new songs and remixes," he says.
"I can't complain. I've also been working on music with some bands that I've always dreamed of collaborating with," he says mysteriously. "You'll find out who they are soon!" tyDi's also notched up another important ambition. "I succeeded at the cinnamon challenge," he says, proving that his talents stretch further even than we thought!