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Rich Brian Is Living Carefree in His “100 Degrees” Video

Late last month Rich Brian released his second studio album, The Sailor. As he continues to make his rounds in promotion of the project, today the Indonesian rapper shares the music video for album
Rich Brian Grows Up on the Ambitious ‘The Sailor’

Rich Brian Grows Up on the Ambitious ‘The Sailor’

First you saw him: a 16 year-old Indonesian kid, mean-mugging in a pink polo and a fanny pack. Then you heard him: a cold-blooded rap assassin, his voice deep, croaky, and remorseless, as if baptized
How 88rising Are Shattering Hip-Hop’s Glass Ceiling

How 88rising Are Shattering Hip-Hop’s Glass Ceiling

This piece appears as part of our initiative on Identity & Representation, a six-month-long project highlighting different facets of identity and how they shape the practices, conventions, and
Joji, Rich Brian & More Announced for Head in the Clouds Festival 2019

Joji, Rich Brian & More Announced for Head in the Clouds Festival 2019

This August, 88rising are throwing the second edition of their Head in the Clouds Festival. The label has now shared the first lineup announcement, and it features a host of the brightest and best
The Rise of Asian Rap Culture with Rich Brian, 88rising, and $tupid Young

The Rise of Asian Rap Culture with Rich Brian, 88rising, and $tupid Young

We met up with some of the biggest names in Asian hip-hop to find out why they got into the genre.

Rich Brian Has Girl Problems in His Video for “History”

While 88rising is currently on tour in support of their debut project, Head in the Clouds, Rich Brian shares the official music video for album cut, “History.” Directed by James Defina and Rich Brian

Watch Joji & Rich Brian Make Spicy Indonesian Fried Chicken on ‘Feast Mansion’

Hot Ones alums Joji and Rich Brian star in the series premiere of First We Feast’s new show, Feast Mansion. Here, we find the 88rising members paired with Howlin’s Ray’s chef Johnny Zone as they learn
Watch 88rising’s Joji, Rich Brian & August 08 Talk Alien Encounters & More

Watch 88rising’s Joji, Rich Brian & August 08 Talk Alien Encounters & More

88rising recently dropped the visual component for their massive full-length album Head In The Clouds. Amidst the busy rollout schedule, labelmates Rich Brian, Joji and August 08 took some time out of
88rising Drops Collaborative ‘Head in the Clouds’ Album

88rising Drops Collaborative ‘Head in the Clouds’ Album

88rising have just released their album Head in the Clouds. The collaborative project features crew members Rich Brian, Joji, Higher Brothers, NIKI, AUGUST 08, and Keith Ape, with guest artists like

Joji & Rich Brian Play the Newlywed Game on ‘Hot Ones’

Ahead of the release of 88rising’s crew album, Head in the Clouds, which drops at midnight, Joji and Rich Brian are the first celebrities to appear on Hot Ones for a second time. The summer special
Rich Brian Drops Playful New Jam “History”

Rich Brian Drops Playful New Jam “History”

Earlier this week Rich Brian hinted at releasing a new song. Here we are days later and the 88rising artist unleashes “History.” I think im gonna drop a song tomorrow — Rich Brian (@richbrian) July

88rising Announce Crew Album with New Track “Midsummer Madness”

The unstoppable 88rising crew continues its winning streak with more new music on the way. This time, the entire collective is joining forces for a collaborative album, and they’ve dropped a video for

Rich Brian Lives Out His High School Fantasies in “watch out!”

It’s been well documented that Rich Brian was homeschooled as a kid, but now the Indonesian rap star is getting his chance to experience high school, courtesy of his latest music video. Brian in turn

Rich Brian Is a Full-Blown Figure Skater in His Video for “Cold”

Following an appearance on Hot Ones, Rich Brian returns to revisit his debut album, Amen. Here, we find the Indonesian rap star pulling inspiration from the Winter Olympics in “Cold.” Courtesy of

Watch Rich Brian Discuss His Upbringing in Hilarious “Book of Brian” Video

If you had any pressing questions about the backstory of Rich Brian, look no further than the above video for answers. The rapper has revealed a hilarious short titled “The Book of Brian” that finds

Rich Brian Explains How to Watch Porn in Indonesia During ‘Hot Ones’

Fresh from releasing his debut album Amen, Rich Brian this week appears on the latest episode of Hot Ones. While taking on the spicy wing challenge, the budding rap sensation talks everything from

Rich Brian Shares an Eerie “Amen” Clip

Rich Brian has dropped a visually-arresting clip for the title track of his just-released debut album Amen. Watch the mini-music video above. What the visual lacks in runtime (clocking in at nearly
Rich Brian’s Supremely Confident Flow Makes ‘Amen’ a Triumph

Rich Brian’s Supremely Confident Flow Makes ‘Amen’ a Triumph

We often find ourselves criticizing today’s new breed of hip-hop artists for occupying two extremes of the rap spectrum. They’re either too old-fashioned – making music laced with misogyny and
Best Tracks of the Week: Busta Rhymes, Missy, Kendrick & More

Best Tracks of the Week: Busta Rhymes, Missy, Kendrick & More

You would be forgiven for thinking you entered a wormhole that deposited you into the year 1997 upon reading the headline of this week’s round up of best new songs. But you have not; the year is still
Rich Brian’s Debut Album ‘Amen’ Has Arrived, Stream It Here

Rich Brian’s Debut Album ‘Amen’ Has Arrived, Stream It Here

After months of hype and anticipation, the debut project from viral star turned bona fide musician Rich Brian has arrived. Listen to Amen below via Spotify. Amen contains the previously released