88rising announces tracklist for second Paradise Rising compilation ‘Semilucent 2’

Manila Grey, Curtismith and more will feature on the EP

Paradise Rising, the Filipino imprint of the label 88rising, has announced the tracklist of its imminent second compilation, ‘Semilucent 2’.

The compilation was announced Friday (September 24), Paradise Rising saying it would feature “a new ensemble of artists both homegrown and diasporic” and be released October 4.

Now, Paradise Rising has confirmed the tracklist and artists involved. The five-song EP will include songs by Manila Grey, Curtismith, daze, Steven Peregrina and CA Christian Alexander. The Malaysian singer Yuna will also appear as a guest on the song ‘Reminisce’ by Manila Killa. Find the full tracklist below and pre-save the release here.


‘Semilucent 2’ comes over a year after Paradise Rising’s debut compilation ‘Semilucent’. That five-track project featured the artists Jason Dhakal, Leila Alcasid, Moophs, Fern., Massiah and Kiana V.

This is the second upcoming compilation by 88rising: the label has been teasing ‘Head In The Clouds 3’ for some time now, releasing the singles ‘Too Many Tears’ by Warren Hue; ‘California’ by Rich Brian, NIKI and Hue; and ‘Don’t Go Changing’ by Paradise Rising’s latest signee Ylona Garcia. The Filipino-Australian singer made her label debut in March with the single ‘All That’.

88rising recently produced the soundtrack for the latest Marvel movie Shang-Chi and The Legend of the Ten Rings.

The label’s artists – Hue, NIKI, Brian, Masiwei, Guapdad 4000 and more – contributed to several songs on the release, which also featured guests like Anderson .Paak, Rick Ross, JJ Lin and more.

The ‘Semilucent 2’ tracklist is:

  1. ‘Island Baby (Maarte)’ by Paradise Rising and Manila Grey
  2. ‘All Night’ by Paradise Rising and Steven Peregrina
  3. ‘Situation’ by Paradise Rising and daze
  4. ‘Black Hearts’ by Paradise Rising, Curtismith and CA Christian Alexander
  5. ‘Reminisce’ feat. Yuna by Paradise Rising, Manila Killa