Michael Perretta aka Evidence was born in 1976 in Los Angeles. Even from his first musical steps Evidence made it clear that he was going to stand out from the hip hop scene.
In his early days, with the likeminded and music partner Rakaa Taylor, aka Iriscience, founded the Dilated Peoples. Their characteristic style left its mark on the late 90s scene collaborating with some of the most famous artists and rappers of that time. (Kanye West, Linkin Park, Beastie Boyz, Swollen Members και Eminem). Τhe culmination of his career, until then, was an Emmy award for the production of “College Dropout “with Kanye West.
At the same time, working in his solo projects, he was established in the hip hop scene with his debut album “The Weatherman LP” in 2007, predisposing fans about what they can expect from “Hip Hop Champion”, after whose name he became known. He says about his music: '' This is for people who get what I do, "says Evidence. "If I'm going to come out independently and have the freedom to do what I want, there's no better way to represent. I want to be a leader and carve out a new path."
Surpassing all expectations, on September 27, 2011, he made the release of “Cats & Dogs” which immediately took the 64th position in the Billboard 200 and placed EV, for the first time, in the Top List of the music industry.
Official Website: https://rhymesayers.com/artists/evidence