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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 -- EXPLODES At Miley Cyrus ... You Bitch (VIDEO)

Nicki Minaj
EXPLODES At Miley ...You Bitch

Nicki Minaj just went nuts on Miley Cyrus at the VMA's, referring to her as a bitch for trashing her in the media. Nicki had just won Best Hip-Hop Video for… READ MORE >

Nicki Minaj, Meek Mill -- We Partied Like Crazy with Kylie and Crew

Nicki Minaj, Meek Mill
We Partied Like Crazy With Kylie and Crew

Nicki Minaj and Meek Mill partied together Friday night in West Hollywood with a gaggle of other celebs. We got this shot of them leaving 1 OAK, where they rubbed elbows with Kylie Jenner,… READ MORE >

- 3 days ago
Nicki Minaj – I'm Feeling Myself ... But Not This $11k Dress

Nicki Minaj
I'm Feeling Myself ... But Not This $11k Dress

Nicki Minaj seemingly abandoned her $11k ready-to-wear Emilio Pucci gown at a NY wedding venue. Butch Yamali, owner of the Coral House reception venue in Long Island where Minaj's… READ MORE >

- 8 days ago
Nicki Minaj -- Crazy Brawl At Concert Brings Show To An End

Nicki Minaj
Crazy Brawl At Concert Brings Show To An End

2:26 P.M. PST --  Law enforcement sources tell TMZ one 22-year-old male was arrested for assaulting a security guard. We're told the show was not cut short but… READ MORE >

- 17 days ago
Nicki Minaj -- I'm NOT Pregnant ... Yet

Nicki Minaj
I'm NOT Pregnant ... Yet

Nicki Minaj is NOT pregnant with Meek Mill's baby, at least not yet … TMZ has learned. Minaj seemed to say Saturday in Pittsburgh she was having Meek's baby … referring to Mill as her… READ MORE >

- 22 days ago
Nicki Minaj -- Calls Meek Mill 'Baby Father' ... Pregnant? (VIDEO)

Nicki Minaj
Calls Meek Mill 'Baby Father' Pregnant?

Nicki Minaj told a full house Saturday she's pregnant -- at least that's the way it seemed --   and it sure felt real. Nicki and Meek Mill were performing in… READ MORE >

- 23 days ago
Meek Mill -- Justin, Khloe, Nicki, Chris Dragged Into Lawsuit

Meek Mill
Justin, Khloe, Nicki & Chris Dragged Into Suit

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- 27 days ago
Blake Griffin -- I Still Roll with Meek Mill ... I Think (VIDEO)

Blake Griffin
I Still Roll with Meek Mill!! ... I Think

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- 28 days ago
Safaree Samuels -- I Wrote those Raps ... So Get Off My D*** (VIDEO)

Safaree Samuels
I Wrote those Raps So Get Off My D***

Safaree Samuels is seething with anger, enraged that his ex Nicki Minaj would dare dispute his writing contribution to her songs. Safaree was leaving… READ MORE >

- 33 days ago
Nicki Minaj to Ex Safaree -- Safaree's Too Dumb To Write My Rap (VIDEO)

Nicki Minaj to Ex Safaree
Safaree's Too Dumb To Write My Rap

Nicki Minaj wants to make one thing clear: "no bitch ass n****" wrote her lyrics. We just got this video of Minaj in concert where she goes off on her… READ MORE >

- 34 days ago

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