Princess Nokia

Music

princess nokia's 'kitana' video is a sun-drenched ode to 90s new york

The Bronx/Harlem/LES-raised rapper takes us back to the summer of '92.
Hannah Ongley
11.18.16
Music

princess nokia's huge club tune 'brujas' gets a music video

The artist co-directed the clip for her deeply innovative banger.
Isabelle Hellyer
11.8.16
Music

princess nokia explains why independence is so important

In a revealing Snobette interview, the 24-year-old New Yorker opened up about record deals, creative freedom, and new sounds.
Matthew Whitehouse
8.3.16
Culture

5 reasons you can’t miss the ny art book fair

From Marcel Dzama’s dance party to Princess Nokia’s Know Wave set and all the zines in between, here’s your guide to getting literary this weekend at the 10th annual New York Art Book Fair.
Emily Manning
9.17.15
News

5 things to do in ny this week: from princess nokia to grace jones

Here are our top five picks of what you need to see, hear and do in NYC this week.
Courtney Iseman
8.17.15
Music

princess nokia, the square, tink, and hudson mohawke sound off

To celebrate our 35th anniversary, we've cherry-picked the hottest faces in fashion, music, art and film, and in typical i-D style we've asked them some very i-D questions! Get to know the hottest kids in R&B, grime and hip hop aka Princess Nokia, The...
i-D Staff
7.3.15
Music

princess nokia releases new track in celebration of earth day

The eco-smart riot grrrrl has gifted us with a banger.
Isabelle Hellyer
4.23.15
Fashion

princess nokia's ode to nasir mazhar

Destiny Frasqueri, or Princess Nokia to you, is the pretty Puerto Rican cyber princess already making waves with her album Metallic Butterfly and her lead track Dragons. Part gothic, part riot grrrl, all good, Princess Nokia has a sound and a look all...
i-D Team
9.24.14
Music

princess nokia, 22nd century NYC hood girl

You may have known her as rapper Wavy Spice, who released Bitch I’m Posh and featured on Ratking’s record, but now Destiny Frasqueri - the 22-year-old New Yorker behind it all – has dropped that moniker and become Princess Nokia, a cyberpunk hood girl...
Stuart Brumfitt
7.3.14