88rising to Spotlight Local Filipino Artists Through New Label PARADISE RISING

Along with a mixtape titled ‘semilucent’ featuring Kiana Valenciano, Jason Dhakal, and more.

88rising has officially announced its first localized label in the Philippines in partnership with the country’s largest mobile provider, Globe Telecom. Dubbed PARADISE RISING, the American mass media company aims to expand the presence of Filipino artists internationally through music distribution, music rights management and artist development.

To commemorate the official launch of PARADISE RISING, the label is set to drop its debut mixtape called semilucent. Featured local artists include Kiana Valenciano, Massiah of CARELESS, Jason Dhakal, Fern. and Leila Alcasid, who specialize in different genres like pop, indie pop, hip hop, R&B, and soul.

PARADISE RISING’s semilucent will release on July 31 on all streaming platforms. While we wait, here are the five Filipino artists we’re listening to right now.