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The Austin 100: Princess Nokia

Princess Nokia
Milah Libin
Courtesy of the artist

Hometown:Harlem, New York


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:

  • March 15: Clive Bar (609 Davis St.)
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