The rapper Nicki Minaj is an American singer and songwriter. As an accomplished singer, the talented singer has also established herself as a television host and as an icon of female empowerment. As a solo artist and a cameo voice on other artists’ albums, her unique voice and vigorous, fast-flow rap style have made her very popular. It is estimated that Nicki Minaj net worth will be about $100 million in 2022.
Nicki Minaj Bio:
|Real Name||Onika Tanya Maraj-Petty|
|Nickname||Nicki Lewinski, Nicki Minaj, Roman, Nicki The Harujuku Barbie|
|Date of Birth||December 8, 1982|
|Birth Place||Saint James, Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago|
|Hometown||St. James, Trinidad and Tobago|
Nicki Minaj Family & Personal Life:
|Marriage Date||October 21, 2019|
Onika Tanya Maraj was born on December 8, 1982, in Saint James, Trinidad, and Tobago, as Onika Tanya Maraj. As well as her older and younger siblings, Onika also has an older sister and a younger brother. Onika lived with her grandmother in Saint James in her early childhood with her grandparents. The mother of Minaj, Carol, had moved to New York City to attend Monroe College. Nicki’s mother moved the children from Queens, New York, to Pasadena, California, five. Carol worked in payroll departments and accounting departments during Nicki’s growing-up years.
Minaj’s father was a drug addict and had a violent temper and a severe drinking problem. He burned down the family home in December 1987. The year before, Minaj auditioned for admission to Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School of Music & Art and Performing Arts. He was accepted and will enter the school a year from now. Her dream was to become an actress. Her acting career started after graduating from high school. She was cast in the Off-Broadway production of “In Case You Forget.” She worked at a Red Lobster in the Bronx to supplement her acting income.
One day, she got terminated due to her rude manners. After being fired from no less than fifteen jobs for being rude, Minaj was fired from yet more jobs. The relationship between her and producer Safaree Samuels ended in 2014. After that, she dated rap stars Meek Mill and Nas. In 2019, she married Kenny Petty, who is a musician. Her first child was born on September 30, 2020, and she referred to him as Papa Bear as soon as she gave birth to him.
Nicki Minaj Education:
|School||LaGuardia High School, Manhattan|
Nicki Minaj Physical stats:
|Height||In Centimeters: 157 cm|
In Meters: 1.57 m
In Feet & Inches: 5′ 2”
|Weight||In Kilograms: 62 kg|
In Pounds: 137 lbs
|Waist Size||28 inches|
|Bra Size||34 inches|
|Eyes Color||Dark Brown|
|Hair Color||Ruby red, Platinum Blonde, and Canary Yellow|
Nicki Minaj Career:
|Profession||Rapper, Businessperson, Fashion Designer, Radio personality, Singer-songwriter, Visual Artist, TV Personality, Waiting staff|
|Debut||Album – Pink Friday |
Film – Ice Age: Continental Drift (2012)
|Net Worth||$100 million|
During her rapping career, she performed with ‘The Hoodstars,’ a foursome that also consisted of 7even Up, Lou$tar, and Scaff Breezy. The song ‘Don’t Mess With,’ which was recorded by ‘The Hoodstars’ in 2004, contributed to the album’ Theme Addict: WWE The Music, Vol.2′, which was released in 2004. After leaving the Hood stars, Minaj uploaded most of her work to her Myspace profile page and became a big internet star. The actions of Fendi, CEO of ‘Dirty Money Entertainment,’ attracted Fendi’s attention in 2007, and he signed her for a 180-day contract with Dirty Money Entertainment.
On July 5, 2007, she released her first mixtape, titled ‘Playtime is over, and a year later, in April of the following year, she released her second mixtape, entitled ‘Sucka Free.’ As of April 18, 2009, she released her third mixtape titled “Beam Me up Scotty,” which contained the smash hit “I Get Crazy.” The song reached number 20 on Billboard’s Hot Rap Songs chart in the US. The rapper gained the attention of fellow rapper Lil Wayne and signed a contract with his record label, Young Money Entertainment, signed in August 2009.
Nicki has released her first solo song of the year, “Megatron,” before teaming up with Megan Thee Stallion for “Hot Girl Summer,” released in August. Moreover, she worked with Ariana Grande and Normani Kordei as part of the soundtrack for the movie Charlie’s Angels and collaborated with Karol G on the song Tusa. Upon her return to social media on January 30, 2020, Nicki announced that she would be making a guest appearance as a judge at the premiere episode of season 12 of “RuPaul’s Drag Race.” She then unleashed her collaborative track with Meghan Trainor, titled “Nice to Meet Ya,” shortly after that, together with the music video for the song.
Nicki Minaj Favorites Things:
|Favorite Actor||Robert Downey, Will Smith, and Matt Damon|
|Favorite Actress||Zoë Saldana|
|Favorite Food||Popeyes Chicken|
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Nicki Minaj Net Worth:
Nicki Minaj’s net worth is expected to reach 100 million dollars by the end of 2022. Nicki Minaj mainly earns money from various sources, including endorsements, her record deals, her shows, and acting and collaborations with other artists.