Electronic / R&B


  • From: Los Angeles, CA
  • Related Artists: 88rising, Daniel Caesar, Cautious Clay

AUGUST 08 is the pillar of the creative family that is 88RISING. As a songwriter, he’s 88RISING’s secret weapon when it comes to creating hits for Joji, Rich Brian, NIKI, and many more. He is the glue to this family that represents muxic’s ascendant globalism.

An expert in crafting emotionally intricate works of modern R&B, he has written hits for the likes of DJ Khaled, Chance The Rapper, Justin Bieber, Lil Wayne, G-Eazy, and many more. AUGUST 08 impressed last year with his debut Father, resurrecting buried emotions and suppressed memories to give listeners a vivid and honest portrayal of his life after age 11, when his father walked out on him and his family. AUGUST 08’s ingenious artistry helped him gain the title of one of Red Bull’s Artists to Watch in 2019. AUGUST 08's incredible new EP, Happy Endings with an Asterisk is enough reason to keep this rising artist on your radar.


AUGUST 08 : Happy Endings with an Asterisk
  • Latest Album:
    Happy Endings with an Asterisk
  • Release Date:
    August 8, 2019

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