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Summer Sensations 09: Nicki Minaj

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Nicki Minaj
Beam Me Up Scotty (available here) and Harajaku Barbie: The Best of Nicki Minaj (available here)
Young Money Entertainment

Nicki wears: Authentic Sweater Dress by COOGI

WHO IS NICKI MINAJ?

Any encounter with Nicki Minaj will arouse a heightened sense that there’s more to her than meets the eye and inspire the desire to experience this modern day “Wonder Woman”.

The 23 year old native of Jamaica, New York (Queens, Southside) is a writer, singer, actress and hip-hop artist. Her “Wonder Woman” characteristics are embodied in the three facets of Nicki Minaj: Nicki the Ninja, Nicki the Harajuku Barbie and Nicki the Boss.

Nicki the Ninja is a hip-hop lyrical assassin who’s sometimes naughty. Nicki the Harajuku Barbie accentuates the qualities of an imaginative, fun fashionista that loves all things pink. This is also the muse who ignites the transformation of Nicki’s performances as an R&B/pop singer and future rock star icon. Nicki the Boss is the austere business woman that always thinks outside of the box.

Nicki honed her ability and star potential at the renowned New York school of performing arts featured in the movie and TV series FAME. It wasn’t long before she began to attract the attention of local producers and hip-hop artists. She was reluctant at first to cast herself as a rapper due to the thought the industry would attempt to limit her to one thing, when she knew that she was so much more. She accepted the challenge and has embarked on the journey of a female emcee in a hip-hop world dominated by males.

It wasn’t long before her lyrical skills were sought after by rap powerhouse Lil Wayne. Success was inevitably achieved with her critically acclaimed performance credit on the The Come Up DVD and mixtapes like Play Time is Over and Sucka Free. Nicki’s now a featured artist and the leading lady of Wayne’s record label Young Money Entertainment.

Currently unsigned and considering numerous major label deals, Nicki’s in the studio recording her first rap album which will also feature touches of pop and R&B. Nicki’s also considering several acting roles, including playing the lead character of Erica Payne in the film adaptation of the Charge it to the Game by author Michele A. Fletcher and is the current winner of the Under Ground Music Awards (UMA) female artist of the year.

VIDEOS

MUSIC
“Envy”

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“Kill Tha DJ”

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“I Get Crazy” (featuring Lil Wayne)

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LINKS

Twitter.com/nickiminaj
Myspace.com/nickiminaj

89 Comments »

  • yooo. says:

    i lovee nicki minajj :)
    shes the bestt qirlll rapperr outt!

  • desmond curibgton says:

    nicki minaj i love you baby ……………… in my eyes you thee head boss bitch keep doin you love baby shut these otha rap bitches up

  • desmond says:

    nicki minaj i love the entire beam me up scotty album

  • 1800FEDUP says:

    NIKKI UR THE HOTTEST FEMALE RAPPER OUT MAKE WAY NIKKI’S ON THE WAY DIRTY MONEY HONEY……SIZZLING U R.

  • xyanna16xrawr says:

    nicki is the baddest b**** ever

  • Mschina says:

    Nikki is hot i love beam me up! Hottest chic out right now!

  • DONNA says:

    Can anyone tell me where i can get those shoes from that Nicki has on? they are beautiful.

  • patricia says:

    i love that song envy…first time i ever herd of her…

  • Harajuku Barbie says:

    I loveeeee Nicki Minaj!!!!!
    I used to be a huge Trina fan but nt anymore…Nicki is the TRUTH!!!

  • YoungMoney says:

    Ya’ll gotta keep my wife modeling for ya’ll

  • ashantiii says:

    iii loVe nicki wiTh a paSsiOn. shE opeNed uP dooRs fOr mE.

  • princes girl says:

    hi nicki minaj i am such a big fan of u and young money shout out to lilweezy baby and drizzy drake i luv him i even wrote about him and rhianna dating yep its the same gurl but any wayz nicki girl like drake say u da u da best u da best i ever heard u dont let no 1 knock u down girl i wish i could c u in person i no almost all ur raps in by heart my mom and dad r in iraq and well u get i hope well just have fun i have a whileim only 10 so just u no live it up and im keepin young money in my prayers.

    ps tell lil chuckie i said he is so cute kisses 2 him dang that boy is fine wel peace

  • TattedBarbiie says:

    NICKI IS THE ISH!!

  • Harajuku Barbie Da Baddest says:

    where can i get one of those i wanna minaj shirts?
    i really like them…..and im really like and support nicki in everything she do dats real talk and she gunna go far

  • anggi says:

    ok. dech……….huaha,….haa….

  • dimples15 says:

    Nicki Minaj qo hard on dhem beats yo;;
    She myy idol!
    ii love dha sonq evnyy dhats myy favorite but all dha others qo hard also!

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