There is more than one artist with this name: 1) Sami Saari is a Finnish funk/soul artist. He performed in Veeti & The Velvets before his solo career.
He began his solo career in 1997 with the album 'Do Re Mi' and continued to 1999 with the album 'Sam The Man'. 2) Sami Saari is a Finnish electro/house producer. Success for Sami came in the melodic trance came around 2003 with the alias Faraway Project and Castaneda lasting a few years.