Rico Nasty is the queen of punk rap. Hailing from the DMV, Rico Nasty released her first viral hit, ‘iCarly’, in 2016; quickly followed by ‘Hey Arnold’ which later featured Lil Yachty on the remix. On her Summer Headline Tour following the release of her 2018 album under Atlantic Records, Nasty, she sold out at SOBs in New York, The Fillmore in D.C., Lincoln Hall in Chicago, Brighton Music Hall in Boston, The Loft in Atlanta, The Parish Room in New Orleans, The Vera Project in Seattle and Echoplex in Los Angeles.
She has performed at major festivals across the world, including Coachella, Buku and Primavera Sound in Barcelona. 2020 saw Rico feature in Rihanna’s Savage X Fenty Show: Volume Two, as well as release her album Nightmare Vacation featuring the likes of Gucci Mane, Trippie Redd, Don Toliver & Aminé. In addition, Rico Nasty has been coming into her own as an entrepreneur, releasing her first makeup line in collaboration with Il Makiage which quickly sold out.