King Marie is a DJ, Singer, and Creative Director. Her brand’s mission aims to create a platform that will encourage the empowerment of womxn, children, and Filipinx culture.
She began DJ-ing in her hometown of Chicago in 2012, and has since lived and held residencies in New York, Los Angeles, and Manila, Philippines. In 2016, she accompanied rapper Chuck Inglish on a North American tour performing as his set DJ. In 2017, DJ King Marie opened for singer Kehlani during Red Bull Sound Select's 30 Days in Chicago, engaging with a sold out crowd of 2,500. This same year, she also became the Chicago ambassador for DJ Jasmine Solano's women's empowerment campaign Unity in Color, curating both a women’s and men's photoshoot. In 2018, she opened for Major Lazer, played ASICS stage at Lollapalooza, headlined the Redbull stage at Chicago’s Pride Fest, and will play at Northcoast Music Festival this Fall.
King Marie is creative director & resident DJ for Cold Chillen’, and throws her monthly party Kingdom at Blind Barber. Her most recent independent projects include the Annual For Da Kids sneaker drive, This Is What Asian Looks Like campaign, and Art for Social Justice Project. King Marie has also been featured as a model for a number of youth-facing companies, including Urban Outfitters, Nike, and Jordan.
Official Website + Store coming soon.