Singer 'August 08' aka Ray Jacob passes away at 31

Ray Jacobs, known as August 08, was a multi-talented artist excelling in singing, songwriting, and producing.

Tragically, he passed away at 31, confirmed by his record label.

He notably co-wrote DJ Khaled's hit 'I'm the One,' and collaborated with artists like Jhené Aiko, Kehlani, and Joji.

Under Def Jam Recordings and once part of the 88 Rising Collective, he had a significant impact on the music scene.

His 2020 album 'Seasick' and debut EP 'Father' showcased his creative journey.