Princess Nokia


Rappers Like Megan Thee Stallion Are Writing a New Feminist Canon

Their lyrics offer unique perspectives on womanhood in an era where new generations are remaking the rules.
Taylor Hosking

Princess Nokia’s NYT Interview Is Art, So We Turned It Into a Poem

"Matthew McConaughey on a beach in a hammock on a quaalude."
Taylor Hosking
New music

Ariana Grande's 2 Chainz-Featuring "7 Rings" Remix Squashes Some Pre-Beef

There's even a pink trap house on the cover art, just so everyone knows they're cool.
Alex Robert Ross
Expert Witness with Robert Christgau

Robert Christgau on Cardi B's All-Killer Debut

The Dean of American Rock Critics reviews Cardi's 'Invasion of Privacy,' Princess Nokia's 'A Girl Cried Red,' Roc Marciano's 'RR2: The Bitter Dose,' and Migos' 'Culture II.'
Robert Christgau
internet video of particular importance

Princess Nokia Has a 'Spark Up and Spa' Day in Her New Video

“For the Night” unfolds like a beautiful, chill lesson in self care.
Noisey UK Staff

The Latinx Presence at Coachella Was Bigger Than Ever

At this year’s festival, we photographed performers like Cardi B and Miguel and their adoring fans.
Andrea Domanick
ultra emo

We Made Actual Emos Review Princess Nokia's Emo-Inspired Mixtape

The versatile New York rapper put out 'A Girl Cried Red' last Friday, so we got some ex-diehards to chat about it.
Marianne Eloise
stream of the crop

Stream of the Crop: 14 New Albums for Heavy Rotation

In this week's roundup of essential new projects: Young Thug surprises us (again) alongside Nicki Minaj, 21 Savage, and Lil Uzi Vert, Tinashe (finally) returns with her third LP, and War on Women pick apart America's bullshit.
Alex Robert Ross
Colin Joyce
Kim Kelly
Kristin Corry
Dan Ozzi

What's The Worst Soup To Have Thrown At You?

As Princess Nokia and J.R. Smith have demonstrated, when the soup's flying 'round you best get to lying down.
Noisey Staff
Expert Witness with Robert Christgau

Robert Christgau on Hip-Hop's Most Complete New Yorker Since Heems (or Nas)

The Dean of American Rock Critics reviews Princess Nokia's '1992 Deluxe,' Sheer Mag's 'Need to Feel Your Love,' and Margo Price's 'All American Made.'
Robert Christgau
Noisey News

Enjoy This Glorious Footage of Princess Nokia Throwing Hot Soup at a Racist

It's pretty delicious.
Lauren O'Neill
stream of the crop

Stream of the Crop: 15 New Albums for Heavy Rotation

New albums from The National, Mount Kimbie, and Zola Jesus top this week's list after a busy week of releases.
Noisey Staff