Skip To Content
    Updated on Oct 31, 2019. Posted on Oct 31, 2019

    NIKI Told Us About The Best, "Super Tumblr 2014" Piece Of Advice She's Gotten

    "Chill. Be nice. Don't f*ck it up."

    by ,

    NIKI, vocalist on the ~rise~ (get it, 'cause she's part of 88rising) and overall Cool Girl, stopped by BuzzFeed to answer 30 questions in three minutes, and she DID THE THING, no sweat.

    JJ Reddington / BuzzFeed

    Ok, maybe a little sweat.

    And here are some of the interesting tidbits we learned about her:

    If she wasn't in the music industry, she'd be a therapist:

    BuzzFeed

    Her comfort food is pho, because duh:

    BuzzFeed

    I think this is her signature face, and I love it.

    She'd love to collab with Kacey Musgraves:

    BuzzFeed

    *patiently waits*

    She'd love to meet Mason Ramsey, yodeling icon:

    BuzzFeed

    *patiently waits for another collab*

    And as for someone *not* alive, Confucius, because why the heck not:

    BuzzFeed

    Yeah, get that dinner's worth of philsophy's lessons! Which is honestly enough for a lifetime.

    The best piece of advice she's gotten recently is a bit of a mouthful, but nonetheless something to take to heart:

    BuzzFeed

    NIKI: "Be yourself. Don't try to be anyone else, because everyone else is taken. It's super cliché and super Tumblr 2014 but...here we go."

    She'd get the ✨ sparkle emoji ✨ as her next (and seventh!) tattoo:

    BuzzFeed

    It's also her most-used emoji, so that's fitting.

    And her favorite song that she's released thus far is "La La Lost You:"

    BuzzFeed

    "Hope New York holds you / Hope it holds you like I do" 💔💔💔

    *pretends to have a lost, long-distance love*

    Watch the full video for ~all the deets~:

    View this video on YouTube

    BuzzFeed / Via youtube.com

    And check out 88rising's Head in the Clouds II, which includes four of NIKI's bops!

    JJ Reddington / BuzzFeed / Via instagram.com

    "Strange Land," "Shouldn't Couldn't Wouldn't," "Indigo," and "La La Lost You."