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nickis biography

Onika Tanya Maraj (born December 8, 1984), better known by her stage name Nicki Minaj (pronounced /m??n???/), is a rapper and singer-songwriter who was born in Saint James, Trinidad and Tobago, but moved to the Queens borough of New York City as a child and graduated from LaGuardia High School in 2003. She released her first mixtape Playtime Is Over in 2007, which was followed by Sucka Free and Beam Me Up Scotty in 2008 and 2009, respectively. Minaj was discovered by fellow American rapper Lil Wayne and signed a deal to Young Money Entertainment with distribution from Universal Motown in August 2009.[1][2]
Her debut studio album Pink Friday (2010) became a commercial success, peaking atop of the U.S. Billboard 200 and being certified platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) a month after its release.[3][4] She became the first artist ever to have seven singles on the Billboard Hot 100 at the same time.[5] Her second single, "Your Love", reached number-one on the Billboard Hot Rap Songs chart, making Minaj the first female artist to top the chart unaccompanied since 2002.[6] She also became the first female artist to be included on MTV's Annual Hottest MC List.[7]

  1. QiraZalonskii avatar

    On Mon, Jul 25, 2011 at 4:03 PM, QiraZalonskii said:

    i know everything about my true beliver and people think im crazy they'll ask me what her bra size andi'll get mad and my mama said i think you should lay off of nicki minaj for a while i just put it in a nice way because the real way was ooooh-wee crazy so im not listening andim wearing a barbtabulous outfit for my b-day dont forget barbz itz on the 20th of august!!!! luvya #teamminaj

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