🔊🎉 Today, May 5, 1976, Hi-Tek was born Tony Cottrell in Cincinnati, Ohio. Hi-Tek had everything to do with the smooth hittin’ Anderson .Paak single, ‘Come Down.’ Yes that’s right, of the many songs Hi-Tek has produced since he began in 1996, ‘Come Down’ by .Paak is among the best of the past decade. The song was released to support .Paak’s “Malibu” album, which went to no. 5 on the US Billboard Top R&B Albums Chart. As for ‘Come Down,’ the RIAA certified it gold.