Nicki Minaj Biography

Onika Tanya Maraj is a Trinidadian singer-songwriter and rapper. Born in Saint James, Trinidad and Tobago and grew up in South Jamaica, Queens and New York.

After releasing three mixtapes in 2007-09, Minaj gained public attention. Since then, Minaj has released four studio albums, including Pink Friday (2010) which is the best-selling hip-hop album of 2010. Minaj has won the BET and MTV Video Music Awards as well as the New York Music Awards. She is also the best-selling rap artist of all time with over 25 billion music videos. Minaj is the most followed person on Instagram, surpassing Taylor Swift and being overtaken by Selena Gomez.

Nicki Minaj Age 

Nicki Minaj was conceived on December 8, 1982. In December 2022, she will be 40 years old.

Nicki Minaj daughter name

Nicki doesn’t have a child yet. However, she does have a beautiful baby boy named “Papa Bear”. The baby was born to Nicki, a famous rapper, one year after her marriage. It was delivered in September 2020.

Nicki Minaj husband

In October 2019, Nicki wed Kenneth Petty. Their relationship began years ago, when they were teenagers.

Nicki Minaj Net Worth

Nicki Minaj’s net worth is estimated at $80 million as of 2022. Her salary is not disclosed. Her income comes from music sales and endorsement deals, such as with L’Oreal and MAC Cosmetics.

Nicki Mnaj Height

Nicki is 5′ 7″ tall.

Nicki Minaj Real name

Nicki Minaj’s real name is Onika Tanya Maraj.

Who is Nicki Minaj dating?

Nicki Minaj was first dragged by Safaree Samuels (a childhood friend). They were together from 2002 to 2014. They dated from 2002 to 2014.

Meek Mill was her second boyfriend. They split in 2017 after he spent 5 months in prison for violating his parole.

Nicki Minaj and Gucci Mane went on vacation in August 2019. They were seen holding hands and kissing several times while they were in Dubai. Some people thought this was another sign that she was dating Mane. Also, she posted an Instagram picture of herself and Gucci Mane sitting on a beach and holding hands.

Gucci Mane and Nicki Minaj were seen again kissing on the beaches during a UK tour to promote their music.

Social media personality who prefers to keep private her personal relationships was reportedly in a relationship but it ended. She said in one of her interviews that she had to be humble as she is still learning how to be a human being. I don’t claim to know everything.

It was also rumored that she was in a relationship with Nas, a rapper from New York, but she never commented.

It was all about it. Nicki blushed while he said that they were having sleepovers, but they split up in 2018.

It was later revealed that Nicki had scandalous relationships at different times with Eminem, Drake and other people. However, we believe the relationships were kept secret.

Nicki Minaj Boyfriend 2022

Surprisingly Nicki is not single anymore. She married Kenneth Petty, her childhood friend, on October 22, 2019, in Atlanta, Georgia. Before the couple got married, Nicki had already announced her engagement in April 2019. She married Kenneth Petty (43 years old).

They dated for several months before they got married. Most people would have expected them to be together longer, but their surprise was the short wedding.

Nicki Minaj released a statement about the union. He proposed to us at Nobu Fifty Seven, our favourite restaurant in London. We are so happy for them.

Nicki Minaj Early life

Minaj was born Onika Tanya Maraj in Saint James, Trinidad and Tobago. Sandra Maraj (b. 1956), and Robert Maraj (b. 1956). Her father was from Berbice, Guyana and her mother was born at Saint James. They met while they were attending school in Trinidad and Tobago. Her family moved to America when Minaj was just one-year-old.

Nicki’s family lived at the Flatlands and Howard Houses, Brooklyn, New York. She began rapping against other children at the age of six. She was very supported by her parents and was enrolled in speech therapy as a child. This was something she would use later as an influence as an artist.

Minaj was exposed to many music genres, including hip-hop, R&B and reggae. This influenced her lyrics. Her father would play Michael Jackson’s “Billie Jean”, or “Beat It,” on the record player, instead of her mother’s Motown or Soul music. She exposed her to music and she developed a love for hip-hop. Her mother’s songs were also influential to her, and she was a huge fan of Phil Collins’ music.

Minaj started posting videos on YouTube in 2004 of her dancing and rapping under the name Nicki Minaj. Many people noticed her videos and she began recording demos. One demo caught the attention music industry executives who later contacted Minaj directly. Birdman, the CEO of Cash Money Records wanted Minaj to sign.

She signed a deal in September 2007 with Young Money Entertainment. This imprint is part of Cash Money Records. In 2007, Minaj released Playtime Is Over, her first mixtape.

2007-2010: Career Beginnings and Releases

Pink Friday, Minaj’s debut album, was released November 19, 2010. It was supported by five singles “Your Love”, Check It Out”, Right Thru Me”, Moment 4 Life”, and “Super Bass.” It peaked in the Top Five in Canada and the United States.

Minaj’s September 2011 number-one single, “Super Bass”, was her first Billboard Hot 100 hit. Minaj became a solo artist when she reached number one on the UK Singles Chart in April 2012. This was due to the success of “Starships”, along with its predecessor singles “Right by My Side”, Pound the Alarm, and “Automatic”. Minaj achieved two additional number-one singles, “Starships” & “Beez In the Trap”, in 2012 and three more chart-toppers for 2013: “Pound the Alarm”, Bang Bang” and “Anaconda”.

2012-present: The Pinkprint, American Idol

Minaj’s third studio album, The Pinkprint, was released in August 2014. It was generally received mixed reviews by music critics. The album’s lead single, “Anaconda”, peaked at number 2 on the Billboard Hot 100. It became Minaj’s highest-charting single in the United Kingdom.

Two singles were released by Minaj in 2016: “Hey Mama”, featuring Drake and “Black Barbies”. Both singles reached the Billboard Hot 100’s top five and were later included in her fourth studio album.

Nicki Minaj Facts

Nicki was born in 1989, her first visit to the U.S.

Nicki was a student at the United Nations International School of Jamaica. It is a private school that was founded in 1968 and has 1,000 students from grades kindergarten through high school.

She claims that she has a tattoo on the right arm, but we can’t really see it. She’s done so many covers of “Hit em with the Hein” that she has never had the chance to get her tattoo. Until now! (Bless her heart!)

Nicki’s mother Sandra was divorced by her stepfather when she grew up… This may explain why her lyrics are so mature and full of history.

Nicki is a vegetarian, and has been since she was at least 17 years of age. She doesn’t eat gluten, stimulants, or any other type of drug!

She is a fan of pink and has a reputation for her pink hair. However, she doesn’t see anyone else wearing pink hair anytime soon.

– Nicki drew most of her inspirations from Pink, Janet Jackson, and Alicia Keys.

If you have the chance to meet her, ask her about her most memorable fan moment. These are the memories that will last forever. The moment that made her the most popular fan was when one fan ran up to her and tried to kiss her from behind. Another fan tried to jump out of a crowd without security. Both were stopped by police before they could do any harm.

– She is a lover of dogs and loves to read. We have heard that she enjoys romance novels.

– She has never had any type of plastic surgery on her face or body. She is proud of her natural beauty and prides herself on it.

Nicki Minaj was born at Saint James, Trinidad.

– She was born in Queens, New York City.

Her parents are Barbados-born and moved to the United States at an early age with her older sister.

– Her great grandparents were immigrants from South America, specifically Guiana (French Guyana). They are of French descent.

Nicki was an A student in elementary school. She was involved in singing and acting throughout her education. She was a participant in talent shows, spelling bees and storytelling.

– She was originally known as Nicki Maraj, but she changed her name to “Raj” later.

– She has 3 siblings and 1 brother. They are all involved in music in one way or the other.