Sight (Ari -David Kannett) represents an evolution in hip-hop consciousness.
A true visionary, he pushes the intellectual envelope with street
flavor and gripping lyrics. His uniquely inspirational style is
both positive and intelligent; A refreshing change from the formulaic
content that is currently saturating the market.
Growing up in Oakland, CA, Sight was exposed to the emergence of
the hip-hop music and culture. He developed a passionate interest
and at age 16, Sight began writing and performing inspirational,
original children’s stories at local talent shows, showing
the first signs of his lyrical genius. It was in college, spending
a year completely isolated on a tiny island off the coast of Maine
that he began writing hip-hop lyrics. It began as a hobby, as a
form of expression and release, but he quickly realized his inherent
In 2002, Sight started his own independent label, Heart Mind and
Soul Music, with his little brother Soul who is also a hip-hop artist.
With chapters in California and Colorado, HMS is dedicated to promoting
positivity through art and music.
After signing a record deal with Boulder based What Are Records?
in the spring of 2004, Sight is currently putting the finishing
touches on his debut CD release due out early Summer, 2006. His
smooth delivery is backed by a talented group of producers from
L.A. to Sweden. Their resumes include a writer for Saturday Night
Live- whose music videos are featured weekly, and a credited Broadway
composer and protégé of Danger Mouse.
Sight’s upcoming album release, “Destiny Manifest”
was recorded at What Are Records? studios, mixed at Babyface’s
Brandon’s Way Studios and mastered at Colorado Sound. Sight
has created multi-regional exposure with years of impassioned performances
and has plans to take the world by storm. To the next generation
and the new school, Sight represents the future of hip-hop –
a revolution of evolution.
-Peace Love and Hip Hop-