Posts tagged "Nicki Minaj"

Young Nicki Minaj Acting In High School: Watch The Then-Teenager’s Dramatic Skills On Display

Now age 32, we know Nicki Minaj as the ass-bouncing hit-maker behind such smashes as “Super Bass,” “Starships” and “Andaconda.” But there was a time when the rapstress was teenager Onika Maraj, who took part in the drama program at Queens, New York’s LaGuardia High School and did things like shriek…

Robbie Daw | December 29, 2014 - 3:05 pm

2014 In Review — The Year Pop Star Booty Went Mainstream: 18 Sexy Pics

One hundred years from now, when pop culture historians look back on 2014, they will be astounded (or perhaps just slightly amused) by our fascination with ass. You couldn’t click on YouTube without seeing a bottom-heavy diva shake her butt, or flick through Instagram without being greeted by a boy band’s…

Mike Wass | December 26, 2014 - 5:30 am

Beyonce, Madonna, Miley, Britney & More Wish Fans A Merry Christmas On Social Media: 20 Festive Pop Star Pics

Are you having a Merry Christmas, pop fans? Your faves like Beyonce, Nicki Minaj, Miley Cyrus, Sam Smith, Iggy Azalea, Nick Jonas, Mariah Carey, Disclosure and Rihanna sure hope you are! In fact, Nicki even dressed up like a Santa minx and RiRi slapped on a bikini to take very special holiday snaps…

Robbie Daw | December 25, 2014 - 5:01 pm

Nicki Minaj’s ‘The Pinkprint’ Blocked From Topping Album Chart By Taylor Swift’s ‘1989’

Maybe Nicki Minaj just didn’t twerk her anaconda charmer hard enough. The Young Money rapstress’ third studio album The Pinkprint has become her first to miss out on the top spot on the Billboard 200 (so far, at least), as it debuts this week at #2, while Taylor Swift’s unstoppable 1989

Robbie Daw | December 24, 2014 - 8:57 am

2014 In Review — Pop Divas Bared Their Boobs (A Lot): 22 Pics

In many ways, 2014 was the year of the celebrity nude. Never before has ditching your clothes in the name of artistic expression — and free publicity — been so accepted and common-place. The leading ladies of pop took turns upping the ante in raunchy magazine shoots (let’s be honest, Rihanna

Mike Wass | December 24, 2014 - 5:30 am

Nicki Minaj Calls Out Male Rap Fans In Hot 97 Interview: “You’re Not Gay Because You Think Nicki Minaj Is An Ill Rapper”

Hot 97 is seriously giving us the goods when it comes to insightful female rapper interviews. After Azealia Banksemotional interview regarding racism, cultural appropriation and Iggy Azalea with the station (which has since set forth an endless stream of social media back-and-forths), The Pinkprint superstar Nicki Minaj has come out…

Bradley Stern | December 23, 2014 - 6:40 am

The 15 Best Pop Music Shade-Fests Of 2014

Oh boy, did the shade run rampant this year in music! Blame social media or blame the artistic ego, but whatever the reason, we got our fair share of beef happening in the streets. Sometimes it’s fun to witness — especially when it comes down to picking sides. But what happens…

Kathy Iandoli | December 22, 2014 - 6:00 am

Beyonce And Jay Z Outbid By Minecraft Creator For $70 Million Mansion: Morning Mix

Did You Hear?

:: Markus “Notch” Persson, the creator of Minecraft, outbid Beyonce and Jay Z on a Beverly Hills mansion featuring a 16-car garage, home gym, candy room and a replica of actor James Dean’s motorcycle. The hip-hop royal couple had visited the house six times, but then Persson closed a…

Christina Lee | December 22, 2014 - 5:00 am

Nicki Minaj Debuts ‘The Pinkprint Movie’: Watch

Slowly but surely, Nicki Minaj has opened up on her now-ex boyfriend Safaree Samuels. She joked with Rap Radar founder Elliott Wilson in his Inside the Actors Studio-style interview series, CRWN, about how they moved from Queens, N.Y., to Atlanta together so that she can pursue a rap career: “I was…

Christina Lee | December 20, 2014 - 7:09 am

Whatcha Say: Madonna, Nicki Minaj And Janet Jackson Got Our Readers Talking

Welp, we’re almost there Idolator readers: It’s nearly the end of 2014! But of course, our favorite pop acts aren’t giving us even a moment to rest.

This week saw the debut of both Charli XCX’s Sucker and Nicki Minaj’s The Pinkprint, two of the year’s most anticipated pop…

Bradley Stern | December 19, 2014 - 5:30 pm

Taylor Swift’s ‘1989’ Set To Block Nicki Minaj’s ‘The Pinkprint’ From Number One On The Billboard 200

That Taylor Swift juggernaut shows no sign of slowing down. According to chart predictions, 1989 should return to number one on the Billboard 200 next week — increasing its run to six non-consecutive weeks. (J.Cole’s 2014 Forest Hills Drive briefly knocked it from the top spot with a massive opening bow).

Mike Wass | December 19, 2014 - 3:30 pm

Nicki Minaj Freestyles With Shaquille O’Neal On ‘Inside The NBA’: Watch

Nicki Minaj is obviously a dope rapper, but can she go head to head with some NBA greats? Yesterday (December 18), she stopped by TNT’s Inside the NBA as part of her promotional tour for her latest album — The Pinkprint. The show’s hosts Shaquille O’Neal, Kenny Smith, Ernie Johnson, and Grant Hill showed off their

Bianca Gracie | December 19, 2014 - 7:42 am

Nicki Minaj Talks Male Body Parts On ‘Watch What Happens Live’ (& Twerks On A Couch For Hot 97): Watch

As part of the promotional run for her new LP The PinkprintNicki Minaj stopped by Bravo TV’s Watch What Happens Live to chat with host Andy Cohen! The rapper was full of energy on the late night show, where she opted to plead the fifth when Cohen asked, “Who has the biggest dick in the music…

Bianca Gracie | December 18, 2014 - 1:28 pm

Nicki Minaj Announces Beyonce Collaboration “Feelin’ Myself” As The Next Single From ‘The Pinkprint’

In news that should surprise absolutely no one, Nicki Minaj has selected Beyonce-featuring jam “Feelin’ Myself” as the next single from The Pinkprint. “Radio has really gravitated to their own songs, like I’m guessing ‘Feelin’ Myself’ is the next urban song,” the rap diva told Hot 97. “They picked it on…

Mike Wass | December 18, 2014 - 12:28 pm

Nicki Minaj Stars In Roberto Cavalli’s Spring/Summer 2015 Campaign: See All 10 Photos

Nicki Minaj has many personas: Boss Ass Bitch, Roman, Nicki Lewinsky, Ratchet Barb — the list goes on and on! But now, the rapper is trying her hand at modeling, and the results are utterly ***flawless. Minaj is the star of Roberto Cavalli’s Spring/Summer 2015 ad campaign, shot by famed photographer (and Lana

Bianca Gracie | December 18, 2014 - 10:09 am

Nicki Minaj Talks Yearbook Photos And Red Lobster On ‘Jimmy Fallon’: Watch

Nicki Minaj’s anaconda definitely don’t want none of her old yearbook photo’s buns, hun.

The Pinkprint pop-rap diva is kicking the promotional duties into full swing this week with the release of her third LP. Last night, Minaj came to The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon to chat with…

Bradley Stern | December 17, 2014 - 8:53 am

Nicki Minaj Performs “Bed Of Lies” With Skylar Grey On ‘Today’ Show: Watch

Nicki Minaj is continuing the promotional run for her new LP The Pinkprint, and her latest stop is on the Today show! The rapper stopped by the NYC studios this morning (December 16) to perform “Bed Of Lies” alongside Skylar Grey.

Minaj also stayed for a brief interview, where she discussed her hilarious impersonations of Beyonce and Kim Kardashian on Saturday

Bianca Gracie | December 16, 2014 - 10:34 am

Nicki Minaj’s Semi-Nude 2015 Calendar: See All 13 Boobs-And-Booty Baring Photos

Nicki Minaj has been exciting many a “Anaconda” worldwide ever since her debut, but now the rapstress is baring her ass-ets more than ever before! As seen throughout 2014, sex is selling like hotcakes (have you seen K. Michelle’s recent album promotion?). But for Minaj, she has decided to give fans more than a peek of…

Bianca Gracie | December 15, 2014 - 11:36 am

Nicki Minaj’s ‘The Pinkprint’: Review Revue

With her latest studio album The Pinkprint (out this week), Nicki Minaj has laid out the blue — err, pinkprint for all the female rappers who come after her. (Her words, not ours!) Led by her Dr. Luke slow-burner “Pills N Potions” and the all-out A$$ attack of “Anaconda,” critics weren’t quite…

Bradley Stern | December 15, 2014 - 10:44 am

Nicki Minaj Performs “Bed Of Lies” On ‘The Ellen Degeneres Show’: Watch

Nicki Minaj’s third LP The Pinkprint dropped today (check out our review!) — and in celebration of the album, she stopped by The Ellen Degeneres show. The rapper performed her latest single, “Bed Of Lies,” alongside featured artist Skylar Grey. Donning an all-black outfit, minimal make-up and layers of bling, Minaj poured her heart out as…

Bianca Gracie | December 15, 2014 - 9:55 am
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