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Nicki Minaj

Onika Tanya Maraj (born December 8, 1982 or December 8, 1984), known by her stage name Nicki Minaj ( /mɪˈnɑːʒ/), is a Trinidadian-born American rapper, singer, songwriter, and voice actress. She was born in Saint James, Trinidad and Tobago. When she was five years old, she moved to the New York City borough of Queens, where she grew up. Minaj trained as an actress before she released three mixtapes between 2007 and 2009 and signed to Young Money Entertainment. Minaj rose to prominence when she released her debut album, Pink Friday, in November 2010, peaking at number one on the U.S. Billboard 200 and being certified Platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) a month after its release. She became the first female solo artist to have seven singles on the Billboard Hot 100 at the same time. Her seventh single, "Super Bass" has since been certified quadruple-platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA), and has sold more than four million copies, becoming one of the best-selling singles in the United States. Minaj released her second album, Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded, in April 2012, which topped charts internationally, also spawning the top 10

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Nicki Minaj
Taylor Swift Was Wrong ... And She Admitted it

Nicki Minaj went on TV to tell the world ... Taylor Swift screwed up when she assumed Nicki was attacking her over the VMA noms. Nicki went on 'GMA' and revealed she… READ MORE >

Taylor Swift -- Bows Down to Nicki Minaj

Taylor Swift
Bows Down to Nicki Minaj

Taylor Swift blinked first ... giving Nicki Minaj a full-on apology in an attempt to squash their Twitter war. There's hope for world peace, after all. Taylor tried to dismiss the whole mess,… READ MORE >

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Meek Mill Apologizes to Nicki Minaj for Drake Twitter Rant (VIDEO)

Meek Mill
I'm Sorry, Nicki For My Anti-Drake Rant

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Katy Perry -- Taylor Swift Is a Hypocrite … When it Comes to Girl-On-Girl

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- 6 days ago
Nicki Minaj's Ex-BF Safaree Samuels -- Yo, Meek Mill ... I'm Not Gay, I'm Jamaican!

Safaree Samuels
Yo, Meek Mill ... I'm Not Gay, I'm Jamaican!

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- 6 days ago
Moby to Nicki Minaj -- Shut Up About VMAs ... Just Be Happy You Have a Career (VIDEO)

Moby to Nicki Minaj
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Nicki Minaj needs to chug a steaming cup of gratitude instead of bitching about VMA nominations ... at least that's Moby's take on music's biggest Twitter… READ MORE >

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Nicki Minaj vs. Taylor Swift – Bad Blood Over VMA Snub

Nicki Minaj vs. Taylor Swift
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- 7 days ago
Meek Mill and Nicki Minaj -- Storming into Famous Strip Club (VIDEO)

Meek Mill & Nicki Minaj
Storming into Famous Strip Club

Meek Mill didn't have to make up a story for his GF Nicki Minaj about going out to the strip club ... because she was right there with him! Meek and Nicki hit up… READ MORE >

- 8 days ago
Safaree Samuels -- My New Chick Is Hotter Than Nicki Minaj

Safaree Samuels
My New Chick Is Hotter Than Nicki Minaj

Safaree Samuels found the perfect way to get over Nicki Minaj … super hot model, Zashia Santiago. Nicki’s ex couldn't keep his hands off Zashia when he posed for a pic with his new… READ MORE >

- 19 days ago
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Nicki Minaj
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