"Cheap Queen” & “Useless Phrases” out now: Follow King Princess: http://www.kingprincessmusic.com http://www.instagram.com/kingprincess69 http://www.facebook.com/kingprincess69 http://www.twitter.com/kingprincess69 Director/Writer: Symone Ridgell Creative Director: Clare Gillen Co-Writer/Technical Director: Maggie McLaughlin Producer: Cookie Walukas DP: Forest Erwin Special thanks: the cast, the crew, the band, Adam & Andrew of Fated Future, Jill Kaplan, Alexa Zelliger, Tracy Hua, Harley Wertheimer, Rachel, Jess Richmond, and iamsound

“Catchy, romantic pop confections are quickly becoming 
the 20-year-old singer-songwriter’s specialty” —New York Times

“King Princess seems poised to become music royalty”—W Magazine

“A new breed of queer pop icon: King Princess” —Rolling Stone

Rising pop star King Princess unveils the Symone Ridgell-directed video for “Cheap Queen” and new interlude “Useless Phrases” today—watch/listen here. The first single off her highly anticipated forthcoming debut album, “Cheap Queen” is available on Zelig/Columbia Records

 

“Cheap Queen” is receiving widespread critical acclaim…

“For King Princess, a 20-year-old who's currently 
blooming into a queer icon, ‘Cheap Queen’ has it all"—NPR

“No one is cooler than King Princess”—Refinery29

“The way King Princess sings sounds deeply intimate, 
like she’s delivering her lyrics up close in your ear.”—TIME

“‘Cheap Queen’ embodies [King Princess’] playful, complicated identity”—Uproxx

“Once again, King Princess nails her unique balancing act.”—The FADER

“King Princess is carving her own way in the pop genre.”—Paste Magazine

“Straus subtly pushes forward the King Princess sound 
while examining her inner self.”—MTV News

This weekend, King Princess will perform at Bonnaroo in Tennessee. The performance follows a sold-out headline tour across North America and debuts at Coachella and Governors Ball, with further festival and headline shows planned around the world including GlastonburyLeeds Festivaland more.

“Cheap Queen” follows a breakout 2018 for King Princess. Her debut single, an ode to untold queer histories titled “1950,” became an overnight smash hit with over 200 million streams to date, while her debut EP, Make My Bed, was released to widespread critical acclaim. Since the release, King Princess has gone to collaborate with Fiona Apple for the reimagining of “I Know” earlier this year and share the critically acclaimed “Pussy Is God” which has streamed over 17 million times to date.

Born and raised in Brooklyn, NY, King Princess is a vocalist, multi-instrumentalist and songwriter. The product of a musical family, she spent much of her childhood tinkering on the vintage Neve board in her father's Brooklyn studio, learning guitar and piano along the way. King Princess' debut album is set to for release this year.

KING PRINCESS LIVE

June 16                                      Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival                        Manchester, TN

June 22                                                Firefly Music Festival                                            Dover, DE

June 24                                    The Academy, Middle Abbey Street                          Dublin, Ireland

June 26                                                           Heaven                                London, United Kingdom
June 28                                                 Glastonbury Festival                        Pilton, United Kingdom
June 29                                                      Rockwerchter                                     Werchter, Belgium

July 27                                                  West Riverfront Park                                            Detroit, MI

July 28                                                  West Riverfront Park                                            Detroit, MI
August 3                                                Parc Jean-Drapeau                                 Montreal, Canada

August 23                                  Domaine National De Saint-Cloud                  Saint Cloud, France
August 24                                        Richfield Avenue, Reading               Reading, United Kingdom
August 25                                                  Leeds Festival                            Leeds, United Kingdom