Nicki Minaj is a Trinidadian-born American rapper and singer who first gained attention after releasing the mixtapes Playtime Is Over, Sucka Free, and Beam Me Up Scotty. On November 9, 2010, Minaj released her first studio album, Pink Friday, which climbed to number one on the US Billboard 200, and was ultimately certified triple platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA). This album included the singles “Your Love”, “Moment 4 Life” (featuring Canadian rapper Drake), “Super Bass”, “Did It on â€˜Em”, and “Fly” (featuring Barbadian singer Rihanna). Her second album, Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded, was released in 2012 and debuted at No. 1 in several countries. Her third studio album, The Pinkprint, was released in December 2014. This album contained songs such as “Anaconda,” “Pills N Potions,” “Only,” and “Bed of Lies.” Minaj made her film debut in the 2012 animated film Ice Age: Continental Drift and played a supporting role in the romantic comedy The Other Woman in 2014. In 2013, she became a judge on the twelfth season of American Idol.
Onika Tanya Maraj Personal Details
Family / Birth / Real Name:
Onika Tanya Maraj
Nicki Lewinski, The Harajuku Barbie, Nicki The Ninja, Roman, Trinidadian Dolly Parton
Date of Birth:
8 December 1982
Saint James, Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago
Race / Ethnicity:
Multiracial (Afro-Trinidadian and Indo-Trinidadian)
Occupation / Job(s):
Rapper, Singer, Songwriter, Actress, Model, Television personality
Zodiac / Birth Sign:
Onika Tanya Maraj Family Details
Robert Maraj (Financial Executive and occasional gospel singer)
Elizabeth Blackwell Middle School LaGuardia High SchoolElizabeth Blackwell Middle School LaGuardia High School
Onika Tanya Maraj Brand Endorsements
Minaj has appeared in print ads for O.P.I. nail polishes and MAC lip glosses.
She has also endorsed Pepsi.
Best Known For
Different style and color of wigs
Onika Tanya Maraj Interesting Facts
*She was born on December 8, 1982 in Saint James, Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago. *She is of Afro-Trinidadian and Indo-Trinidadian descent. *She graduated from LaGuardia High School. *She played the clarinet in middle school, and worked as a waitress at Red Lobster. *She signed with Young Money Entertainment in 2009. *Minaj released her debut album, Pink Friday, in 2010, followed by her second album, Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded in 2012. *She became the first and only female rapper to be listed on Forbes” Hip Hop Cash Kings list. *She is friends with Ariana Grande, Foxy Brown, Keke Wyatt, and Kate Upton. *In 2019, she married Kenneth Petty. *She was previously in a relationship with Safaree Samuels, Meek Mill, Nas and Future. *Visit her official website: www.mypinkfriday.com