Otumahana Mary (The RecordShop)

Mary Otumahana is an award-winning entrepreneur and musician. She has had the privilege of partnering with global brands, such as O2 Telefonica, Samsung, Nike, Tottenham Hotspurs and RedBull to help them reach millennial audiences. Based in Tottenham for the past 4 years, she has built a strong network that bridges the gap between the inner-city community and lifestyle brands. She is passionate about bringing young people into professional spaces and reconnecting brands with young people and music culture.



The RecordShop is a social enterprise that aims to bridge the gap between young musicians living in inner-city London and lifestyle brands. We are an independent grassroots organisation that has built a network of 700+ registered users and partnered with global brands including O2 Telefonica, Samsung, Nike, Tottenham Hotspurs and RedBull, helping them reach millennial audiences. 

We provide the following support for young people aged between 16-25 through our youth programme:

  • Access to a recording studio
  • Professional music tutors
  • Volunteering/Work experience
  • Skill building workshops
  • Talent showcases

Our services include studio/event/space hire, cafe/bar and merchandise.