Formerly known as That Nigga Nate (aka TNN), now 88N8, (pronounced Eighty-eight Nate) is a Las Vegas transplant who originally hails from Chicago, IL. His life began with a humble beginning. Having grown up in a 3 bedroom apartment, in the city’s most infamous southside, with as many as eight relatives living under one roof. He knew he wanted to rap at the age of 16 when he heard Lil Bow Wows debut single , “Bounce with Me”. He went out, bought the single with the instrumental track and tried his luck at writing. In 2010 he gained a small buzz from remaking Eminem’s Stan record calling it ”Matthew, 10 Years later”. Since then he has focused on re-branding and developing a new sound for himself.