The Austin 100: Princess Nokia For fans of Santigold, Azealia Banks and Dr. Octagon.
NPR logo The Austin 100: Princess Nokia

The Austin 100: Princess Nokia

Stream or download "G.O.A.T."

G.O.A.T.

Audio is no longer available
Milah Libin/Courtesy of the artist
Princess Nokia
Milah Libin/Courtesy of the artist

Hometown: Harlem, New York

Genre: Hip-Hop

Why We're Excited: Under the name Princess Nokia, Destiny Frasqueri represents. She represents Latinx culture and queer culture and skater culture and nerd culture and a dense web of communities, both literal and figurative. She also, with "G.O.A.T.," asserts herself boldly and gloriously in one of last year's most quotable and provocative songs.

SXSW Schedule: