88 Rising is a multimedia culture company with a significant footprint in music.
The company runs a record label that focuses on Asian talent.
With headquarters in New York, 88 Rising also runs offices in Los Angeles and Shanghai.
Artists recently signed to 88Rising’s label include Joji, Rich Brian, NIKI and The Higher Brothers.
The firm, which also runs thriving merch and concert businesses, was founded by Sean Miyashiro in 2015.
In 2019, 88Rising inked an exclusive global (ex-China) partnership deal with Kobalt Music Group.
At the time, Miyashiro said: “88rising plans to sign many more Asian writers and composers with Kobalt’s support, growing our ecosystem with some of the best creators in the world.”