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88rising's 'Head In The Clouds II' Is the Crew Album of the Decade

88rising's 'Head In The Clouds II' Is the Crew Album of the Decade

October 14, 2019 The collective of artists and creatives is nothing short of revolutionary.
Author: Maxamillion Polo
pop
R&B
88rising, Nilüfer Yanya, ROLE MODEL, and More Artists You Should Listen to Now | #NowWatching Playlist

88rising, Nilüfer Yanya, ROLE MODEL, and More Artists You Should Listen to Now | #NowWatching Playlist

October 11, 2019 88rising's new album is here. Check it and all the best new music out in this week's playlist.
Author: Maxamillion Polo
Joji and Don Krez Close Out the Summer in "Breathe"

Joji and Don Krez Close Out the Summer in "Breathe"

September 12, 2019 "I wanted my fans to have a song before the summer ended - one that is fun and free."
Author: Maxamillion Polo
pop
We Asked 88 People Why They Love 88Rising | Head In The Clouds Festival

We Asked 88 People Why They Love 88Rising | Head In The Clouds Festival

August 22, 2019 Deemed the "Asian Coachella," hybrid management, record label, video production, and marketing company 88rising is bringing Asian voices into the mainstream.  
Author: Maxamillion Polo
NIKI's "Indigo" Has Us Believing in an Eternal Hot Girl Summer

NIKI's "Indigo" Has Us Believing in an Eternal Hot Girl Summer

August 14, 2019 NIKI is the undisputed queen of 88rising.
Author: Maxamillion Polo
pop
R&B
'Happy Endings With An Asterisk' Is a Brilliant Showcasing of AUGUST 08′s Versatility

'Happy Endings With An Asterisk' Is a Brilliant Showcasing of AUGUST 08′s Versatility

August 12, 2019 Though classified as a contemporary R&B artist, AUGUST 08 continues to blur the lines of what it means to be a "traditional" singer in the genre.
Author: Emily Bird
Joji Takes His Sound to Intergalactic Heights with Calming "Sanctuary"

Joji Takes His Sound to Intergalactic Heights with Calming "Sanctuary"

June 17, 2019 For three minutes flat, "Sanctuary" gently lifts you out of reality and envelopes you in a zero-gravity space.
Author: Jess Myers
pop
R&B
AUGUST 08 - "Father Issues" [Live + Interview] | All Eyes On

AUGUST 08 - "Father Issues" [Live + Interview] | All Eyes On

May 22, 2019 Rising R&B artist AUGUST 08 stands as 88rising's secret weapon.
Author: Maxamillion Polo
R&B
NIKI's  "lowkey" Is a Neo-R&B Ode to Authentic Relationships

NIKI's  "lowkey" Is a Neo-R&B Ode to Authentic Relationships

April 24, 2019 NIKI is 88rising's first female breakout star.
Author: Alissa Arunarsirakul
pop
R&B
AUGUST 08 and Smino Meditate on Lost Love in "Blood on My Hands"

AUGUST 08 and Smino Meditate on Lost Love in "Blood on My Hands"

February 13, 2019 The fusion of tribal, hip-hop, and electronica undercurrents that surge forth paint a picture of love lost under the flashing lights of the dance floor.
Author: Maxamillion Polo
R&B