Every Artist On 88rising's Roster, Ranked

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Here are all the artists currently signed to 88rising, ranked by fans everywhere. Founded in 2015 by Sean Miyashiro and Jaeson Ma, the American mass media company, formerly known as CXSHXNLY, became popular for its music platform promoting primarily Asian artists. From popular rappers Rich Brian and Dumbfoundead to R&B singers Joji and NIKI, the best 88rising members continue to elevate Asian representation in hip hop music and culture. 

88rising's Head in the Clouds Music & Arts Festival took place on August 17, 2019 at the LA State Historic Park. Featuring everyone on their current roster, the annual 88rising concert also included EDM artist Manila Killa, K-pop group iKON, GOT7's Jackson Wang, and many more.


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    2,607 VOTES
    George Miller (born 18 September 1992), better known by his stage name Joji and formerly by his YouTube username Filthy Frank, is a Japanese singer, songwriter, rapper, record producer, and former Internet personality and comedian. Miller's start as an entertainer began on his now defunct YouTube channels, DizastaMusic, TooDamnFilthy, and TVFilthyFrank, that consisted of rap songs, rants, extreme challenges, ukulele performances and a bizarre show titled The Filthy Frank Show, with most of the main characters played by Miller, including the titular character of Filthy Frank. In December 2017, Miller stated he had retired the channel to focus on his music career, under the name Joji, ...more
  • NIKI
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    2,219 VOTES

    NIKI

    Nicole Zefanya (born 24 January 1999), known professionally as NIKI, is an Indonesian singer, songwriter, and record producer. She went to Sekolah Pelita Harapan Lippo Village in Indonesia. And as she was in school, Zefanya gained popularity with her covers and original songs on YouTube, gaining more than 40,000 subscribers. She has since deleted all her previous videos but some of her old songs can still be found online. Zefanya independently released the songs "Polaroid Boy" and "Anaheim" in 2016 and 2017 respectively. In 2017, Zefanya moved to Nashville and studied Music in University while releasing “See U Never” and “I Like U”. under the American mass media company 88rising as an ...more
  • Rich Brian
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    2,166 VOTES
    Brian Imanuel (born 3 September 1999), known professionally as Rich Brian and formerly as Rich Chigga, is an Indonesian rapper, singer, songwriter and record producer. He is known for his viral debut single "Dat $tick", which was first released in January 2016 on SoundCloud. The single was later certified gold by RIAA. His debut studio album, Amen, was released in February 2018, and peaked at number 18 on the US Billboard 200. Brian's second studio album, The Sailor, was released on 26 July 2019.
  • Stephanie Poetri
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    1,023 VOTES
    Stephanie Poetri Dougharty (born May 20, 2000) is an Indonesian singer who is the son of singer Titi DJ and her American father, Andrew Hollis Dougharty. Poetri is best known for her single "I Love You, 3000."
  • Lexie Liu
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    466 VOTES
    Lexie Liu, also known as Liu Yuyu ( born December 21, 1998) is a Chinese singer, rapper and songwriter. In 2015, she participated in K-pop Star 5, a South Korean reality TV competition series where three entertainment agencies hold a worldwide audition to find potential K-Pop stars, and came in fourth place. In July 2018, she participated in The Rap of China and won fourth place. In November, she released her new song Sleep Away. In February 2019, Liu released her deput EP 2030 in the United States with eight singles including Outta Time featuring Killy, Love and Run, Hat Trick, and Nada.
  • August 08
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    544 VOTES

      

    August Grant, better known by his stage name August 08, is an American singer-songwriter under Red Bull Records and 88rising. He is best known for being featured on the 2018 song "Midsummer Madness" and his 2018 single "Funeral."