Ari Hest

Ari Hest

New York City native Ari Hest realized his destiny while in high school when he decided to trade in his baseball bat for an acoustic guitar. He started writing songs in his bedroom, and brought those songs off to college campuses with him and performed them live. Independently, he built a fanbase by relentlessly touring colleges and clubs, growing a loyal street team one music fan at a time.

In 2004, Ari saw opportunity knocking and it was Columbia Records at the door. “Someone To Tell” was released on the label later that year. Ari dove in... more