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Nicki Minaj Life Story

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Nicki Minaj was born on December 8, 1984, and grew up in Queens, New York. She is of African, Trinidadian and Indo-Asian descent.[2] She graduated from LaGuardia High School in Manhattan where she studied singing and acting.[3]

Minaj was discovered on MySpace by Dirty Money CEO Fendi, who signed her to his Dirty Money label. After appearing on The Carter Edition of Young Money's The Come Up DVD series, Minaj was contacted by Lil Wayne. The two collaborated on a number of mixtape tracks.[4] In April 2007, she released her first mixtape, Playtime Is Over, where she posed as a Barbie doll on the cover. Lil Wayne appeared on the track "Can't Stop, Won't Stop".

In 2008, Minaj released her mixtape, Sucka Free. She appeared in the July issue of XXL magazine, giving a brief overview of her life up to that point in time. Later that year, Minaj won Female Artist of the Year at the Underground Music Awards.[5]

Nicki Minaj released Beam Me Up Scotty, another mixtape, in 2009. It received generally positive coverage on the of both BET and MTV.[6][7]

In August 2009, Minaj signed to Young Money Entertainment with distributution from Universal Motown wherein she will release her debut studio album in 2010.[8] Minaj also featured on Jeffree Star's 2009 album Beauty Killer on the track "Lollipop Luxury".

Discography
Albums
2010: Untitled Debut Album
Mixtapes
2007: Playtime Is Over
2008: Sucka Free
2009: Beam Me Up Scotty
Singles
2009: BedRock (with Young Money)
2009: Married In The Club
Featured Singles
2009: Yo Gotti - 5 Star Remix (Feat. Gucci Mane, Trina & Nicki Minaj)
2009: Birdman - Grindin Making Money (Feat. Nicki Minaj)
2009: Lloyd - Take It Off (Feat. Nicki Minaj)
2009: Robin Thicke - Shakin It For Daddy (Feat. Nicki Minaj)
References
^ Starbury, Allen (2009) "Nicki Minaj Wants Fans To Focus On Her Music, Not Her Sexy Image", BallerStatus, 21 May 2009
^ McGarry, Kevin (2009) "The New Queen Bee | Meet Nicki Minaj", New York Times, 4 June 2009
^ Jeffries, David (2009) "Nicki Minaj Biography", Allmusic, Macrovision Corporation, retrieved 13 June 2009
^ "FEATURE: Nicki Minaj:Climax", XXL, 24 November 2008
^ "Nicki Minaj - Beware Sucka MCs", HipHopRuckus, 28 August 2008
^ Reid, Shaheem (2009) "Lil Wayne Introduces Nicki Minaj", MTV, 4 May 2009
^ "SoundOff TV: One On One With LowKey & Nicki Minaj", BET, 1 May 2009
^ Stewart, Justin (2009) "Nicki Minaj Officially Becomes A Young Money Millionaire", 31 August 2009, Hiphopwired.com

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Perfect
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87654 said:
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I LOVE NICKI
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nminaj88 said:
like foreal she is the 5 starr chick and thats my girl i love her song with mariah cerry and that one song itty bitty piggy..............................like i dont even know why u girls bother at this point cause i win (ha)you lose(hahahahahaha) but that was sad that story
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HOW WAS THE STORY SAD
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SadieLove said:
i just wonder sometime bout this thang imm b0out tired of hearing peolpe saying ur gay and junk!!!!!!1
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nicki mnaj is bi not gay its a diiference so get yo facts straight SaddieLove OKKK
luv $$LadySpongeBob$$ aka SpongeBobWifey
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I look up to Nicki,she is my girl role model!
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i wanna behh ha!! shes likk tha perfectt role model for ppl who wanna b n the rap game and stuff ahahhahahhaha
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WE HAVE THE SAME B DAY YESSSSSSS!!!!!!!!!!!!http://images.fanpop.com/images/emoticoons­/he­art­.jp­g
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yea bytches nd who da fuk said nicki minaj gay hell naw she aint nobody gay she fukn bi dats a bigg ass diffence to meh man so love u nicki minaj always nd fo eva
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lotanna said:
nicki is the best rap in the world
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sexiilana said:
SHE IZ SO SEXII LOVE YA
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she so be my role model wish i be her
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i wuv songs tehe
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I REALLY LIKE UR SWAG NICKY KEEP IT UP JUST A MODEL LIFE AM UP TO U
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lolipop25 said:
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Nicki Minaj is dha best...she a fukkin beast son lol.....she is also pretty...n ppl need to stop sayyin she fake she ant!!! Lovve yha Nicki....and Spongebob
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ii luk uhp to dhis chickkq.....my role model
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Meh luv thee Bloody Nicki too we have the same styles (only I'm crazier) Oh Nicki saids she isnt neither meaning she doesnt date men or women. She saids she doesnt judge but her type of guys are on NickiBarbie site. Not sure thee bloody address is right but thnks for posting tis.
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kryst said:
MAN SHE IS ONE OF MY FAVORITE RAPPERS
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thia girl mudda fukin inspired me she is like the angel that pulled me out of my tuff life
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nicki minaj is my girl forever i will never let her go nicki minaj will be in my heart and i will always love her until the end
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Love her !! Best female rapper #TeamNicki
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Is just perfect....
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mz_upshaw said:
she is a bad grl n nicki is pretty no one can take her spot
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alisair said:
nicki minaj love her so much she ma role model she is jus different in her own way and very unique which is why i love her #TeamNicki best female rapper ever!!!!!!!!!!!
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blacka55 said:
i love nicki
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lol @ the person that said the story was sad.

theres nothing sad on it!
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nicki minaj is the best out of all girls rappers
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nicki minaj is the best siger and rapper in the world.
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Paris21 said:
i love nicki minaj how she sing and rapp i think she i the best singer and rapper in whole world.....................................­...­...­...­...­...­...­...­...­...­...­...­...­.
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shenX said:
U KNOW WHAT EVEN THOUG SHE HAD SURGERY SHE WILL ALWAYS BE THE SAME TO ME BECAUSE I LOVE HER MORE THAN ENYONE SHE IS LIKE MA HEART BEAT SHE MAKES ME HAPPY AND NICE I WILL ALWAYS LOVE HER THE ROSE OF MA GARDEN LUV U NIKI (ONIKA)
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Shaiee said:
Not trying to be gay or nuthin but LUV U NICKI
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sad not gay but LOVE U NICKI
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amorria said:
hot baby
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Never knew that about her. Well now I do. Love it. Love you Niki.
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i am COOCOO 4 niki minoj im her bigest fan i no her rap 2 super bass and i no all of her songs I LOVE U NICKI http://images.fanpop.com/images/emoticoons­/la­ugh­.jp­g
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mizzdd said:
omgg i just luv nicki minaj style and honeslty i like it that u put that in there but we didnt need to know when he cd's came out tht was'nt call for tho
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She looks better than the plastic surgery she had why did u change nikki
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Ah
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lovebug28 said:
she is my idol loveher wadrobe and her shoes make up
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atemuda said:
she is very great,keep it up
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atemuda said:
i love her music life style
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zita145 said:
all my life i hav looked up 2 her & she's great "I LOVE U NICKI MINAJ"
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NickiPop said:
Nicki completes my music life w out her dm IDK wat i would do!!!!!!!!!!!
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Your my favorite
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i love her dan everyone in the whole world
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nicki minaj is my favorite rapper.
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