88rising

Music

NIKI is on a mission to reverse the underrepresentation of Asian artists

With the release of her debut album 'Moonchild' on 88rising, the Jakarta-born, LA-based artist cements her position as role model and future star.
Briony Wright
10.21.20
Music

This new digital festival celebrates Asia’s best musicians

The team behind 88rising invite you to join them on 6 May.
Douglas Greenwood
5.1.20
Culture

see the best looks from 88rising's head in the clouds festival

The L.A. event celebrated Asian youth culture and featured artists like Joji, Higher Brothers, and Deb Never.
Nicole DeMarco
8.29.19
Music

88 rising is starting a global music revolution

Meet the musical collective changing western perceptions of Asian musicians, one record-breaking, industry-shaking, absolutely-banging record at a time.
Frankie Dunn
11.12.18
Music

nyc collective 88rising's 'head in the clouds' sounds like summer

Plus! The best of new music Friday in one i-D-curated big dragon energy playlist.
Frankie Dunn
7.20.18
Music

meet 88rising’s newest signing: chinese r&b star lexie liu

And watch her new Blade Runner-esque music video exclusively here.
Frankie Dunn
6.19.18
Music

princess nokia’s emo mixtape and everything else you need to hear today

Your go-to Friday playlist.
Frankie Dunn
4.13.18
Music

august 08 is set to be 88rising’s next breakout star

He makes melancholic music and loves Drake’s dad’s suits. Watch the premiere of his new video here.
Georgie Wright
4.11.18
Music

trippie redd on collaborating with his uber driver and what he would’ve named kylie jenner’s baby

We caught up with rap’s 18-year-old video game-obsessed boy wonder.
Frankie Dunn
2.28.18
Music

go demon slaying in joji’s epic brthr-directed new music video

Drown yourself in the 88rising artist’s real life anime adventures.
Frankie Dunn
1.24.18
Music

in a rare interview, higher brothers rank their favourite 7-11 snacks

China’s biggest rap crew provide quick fire As to our Qs.
Frankie Dunn
11.22.17
Music

head to shanghai in the totally sci-fi new video from 88rising’s joji

"Window" is the new single from Joji’s “Miyazaki on crack" EP. We had a chat with the artist about his "light trap" sound and uploading videos to YouTube in the fifth grade.
Frankie Dunn
11.15.17
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