Cooli Hi was born and raised in Baltimore, Maryland. At age 10, he developed an interest in music; and the rest is history. Cooli Hi's baritone laden rhymes relate the stories of his life and the pursuit of his musical dream. Though his lyrics reflect common urban tales, it is his unique ability to add a touch of human perspective that turns even a hip-hop skeptic into a fan. Since his debut on Sisqo's 'Can I Live' single from the multi-platinum album, Return of the Dragon. Cooli Hi has performed with such notable group as Dru Hill and The Backstreet Boys. This experience gave him the opportunity to perform on MTV's TRL and the 1st Annual BET Music Awards show. In addition to performances in the United States, Cooli Hi has entertained audiences all over the world, including a performance on the London based Top Of The Pops, a syndicated show that features the biggest acts in Hip Hop, Rock and Pop music. With a style influenced by great artists of the past, and lyrics that depict present conditions of urban America, Cooli Hi paints a vivid picture of life that is too real to ignore. He has endured and survived experiences that range from thriving in the poverty stricken streets of Baltimore City; to supporting a child and growing to understand the realities of adult responsibility in the meantime. Cooli Hi's experiences have created an artist who realizes that music is not an avenue of wealth but for him a way of life!