Katharina Huboi was born in Berlin in 1997 and completed her schooling there in 2014. Since 2013 she has been performing as a slam poet, taking part in several German-language competitions. In 2014 Huboi was a finalist at the U20 German Poetry Slam. In 2015 and 2016 she worked on an environment project in Quito, Ecuador, as a Weltwärts volunteer. She is currently training as a foreign-language correspondent.