2016 saw HICARI first achieve recognition with their debut single 'Catch Fire' and its remix surpassing over a quarter of a million hits. During the summer, they played to festival crowds including LIMF (Liverpool International Music Festival) & Fusion Festival. They were also invited to perform at the Manchester City vs Bucharest game at the Etihad Stadium.
Kicking off 2017 with a bang, their collaboration with Anki
surpassed a million streams on Spotify and earned itself a playlist spot on SiriusXM in the US. Following a successful crowdfunding campaign, their single ‘Stellar’ and its music video were featured in ‘Clash Magazine’ and is still burning brightly with the attention from its array of remixes.