The Internet Flees From Nicki Minaj’s “Anaconda”: 10 Extremely Underwhelmed Tweets

Nicki Minaj‘s much-hyped “Anaconda” surfaced online last night (July 31) and the reaction — even from diehard Barbz — was overwhelmingly negative. What has everyone so bent out of shape? Well, most considered it an unwelcome return to the pop sound of Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded, which the femcee promised to avoid this era, and the lyrics sparked serious secondhand embarrassment.

It’s a blow because The Pink Print finally seemed to be back on track after “Pills N Potions” unexpectedly tanked. “Anaconda” got everyone talking thanks to its eye-popping cover and Nicki’s feature on Jessie J‘s “Bang Bang” could nab her a long overdue number one hit. Who knows, the (very) low-brow banger could be a grower? See how Twitter reacted after the jump.

Is “Anaconda” really that terrible? Have your say in the comments below.

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  • Pablo

    First listen wasn’t great, but I think when it comes out in better quality, it’ll be better to listen too. Especially on some good speakers.
    Thought it was funny other people felt the same.

  • timmy!!

    I just want to blast my load all over her face.

  • Videogal

    Nicky Minaj’s Anaconda is degrading to women. Too bad teens will watch it.

  • mitt

    its garbage, plus she had her ass done with plastic surgery, her ass is fake . literally.