Nicki Minaj is the Trinidadian-American rappers, singers, songwriters, models, and actresses is Onika Tanya Maraj.
Facts of Nicki Minaj
|Full Name:||Nicki Minaj|
|Age:||40 years 9 months|
|Birth Date:||December 08, 1982|
|Birth Place:||Saint James, Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago|
|Best Match for Marriage:||Leo, Aquarius|
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One of the Trinidadian-American rappers, singers, songwriters, models, and actresses is Onika Tanya Maraj who is famous as Nicki Minaj. Nicki Minaj is the first female solo artist to have seven singles simultaneously on the Billboard 100 chart.
Bio, Age, Parents, Nationality
Nicki Minaj’s real name is Onika Tanya Maraj. She was born on 8 December 1982 in Saint James, Port of Spain, Trinidad, and Tobago. She was raised in Queens, New York City. Her father’s name is Robert Maraj who is a financial executive and part-time gospel singer. Her mother’s name is Carol Maraj she is also a gospel singer. She has four siblings named Micaiah, Brandon, Jelani, and Ming.
She attended Monroe College for her education. She auditioned for admission to LaGuardia High School. In 2001, due to her interest in becoming an actress, she was cast in the play ‘In Case You Forget’. She had struggled a lot with careers. She was a waitress as well. But she was fired due to being disrespectful to customers. She said that she got fired from 15 jobs at least for a similar kind of reason.
Quick Facts About Nicki Minaj
|Real Name||Onika Tanya Maraj|
|Nickname||Nicki The Harajuku Barbie, Nicki Lewinski, The Harajuku Barbie, Nicki The Ninja|
|Profession||Rapper, Singer, Songwriter|
|Height (approx.)||in Feet Inches- 5’ 2”|
|Weight (approx.)||in Kilograms- 62 kg|
|Figure Measurements (approx.)||40-28-45|
|Eye Colour||Dark Brown|
|Date of Birth||8 December 1982|
|Age (as of 2020)||38 Years|
|Birthplace||Saint James, Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago|
|Hometown||Queens, New York, U.S.|
|School||LaGuardia High School, Manhattan.|
|Educational Qualifications||High School|
Nicki Minaj: Career, Net Worth 2023
Nicki’s net worth is estimated to be $70 million.
- She was signed with the Brooklyn group ‘Full Force’. In 2004, the group recorded the entrance song named ‘Don’t Mess with’ which was featured in the album ‘Theme Addict: WWE The Music, Vol 6’.
- In 2007, she released her first mixtape named as ‘Playtime is Over’ and her second in 2008 as ‘Sucka Free’. She was named the female artist of the year in 2008.
- In 2009, she signed a contract with Young Entertainment Money.
- In 2010, she received her first Grammy Award nomination. She released her first studio album ‘Pink Friday’.
- In 2011, she performed at the 2011 Victoria’s Secret Fashion show. She was also nominated for three Grammy Award which included Best New Artist and Best Rap Album for ‘Pink Friday’.
- In 2012, she also voiced in the animated film ‘Ice Age: Continental Drift’. She won awards for best hip-hop at the 2012 MTV Europe Music Awards and Best Female Video at the 2012 MTV Video Music Awards. She was also the subject of a three-part E! documentary titled Nicki Minaj: My Truth. She joined the judges’ panel in the twelfth season of American Idol. In the year she was the most charted female rapper in the history of Billboard Hot 100. She was the first rapper to win BET Best Female Hip-Hop Artist Award. She also launched a prominent fragrance line named ‘Pink Friday’.
- She was filmed in the spring of 2013 and premiered on 25 April 2014. She described her forthcoming third album named ‘The Pink Print’. She received two Grammy Award nominations for Best Rap Song and Best Pop Duo/Group Performance.
- In 2014, her album ‘The Pink Print’. She also received three Grammy Award nominations including a second Best Rap Album. She also won the BET Award for Best Female Hip-Hop Artist. She also hosted the 2014 MTV Europe Music Awards. She was also the new face of the Roberto Cavalli 2015 campaign.
- In 2015, she won the Best Hip-Hop award for the second time. She also won Best Female Hip-Hop Artist at the 2015 BET Awards.
- In 2016, she was nominated for Teen Choice Award for Choice Movie Actress: Comedy. She again launched her new fragrance ‘Trini Girl’.
- In 2017, she broke the record for the most Billboard Hot 100 entries for a female artist. She also performed several singles. Her songs were certified platinum.
- On 10 August 2018, she released her fourth studio album named ‘Queen’ which was postponed from 15 June. She was the musical guest for the finale of the 43rd season of Saturday Night Live. She premiered Queen on 10 August 2018 on her own Beats 1 radio show, Queen Radio.
Relationship Status of Nicki Minaj
Nicki Minaj’s naked bedroom selfie after criticism of new relationship with sex offender Kenneth Petty
Kenneth Petty’s popularity grew unwilling after his relationship was confirmed with Nicki Minaj. According to Nicki Minaj’s posts on her Instagram account, the two are involved in a broken relationship. Nicki Minaj has shared their photo, unofficial announcing that they are dating. In one of the Instagram photos shared, she captioned it, “Oh they wanna talk? Let’s give smthn to talk in regards to. *Shania’s voice*”.
Nicki dated Safaree Samuels since 2000 but ended in 2014. It was rumored that she had dated Aubrey Graham (2010-2011) and Lil’ Wayne (2011). She dated Meek Mill who is a rapper in 2015 but she announced that she ended with him on 5 January 2017. 2017 she dated Future and also Nas from 2017 to 2018. In 2018 it was rumored that she was dating Eminem.
Body Measurement – Height, Weight
Nicki’s height is 1.57 m and their weight is 62 kg. She has black color hair and dark brown color eye. She has a balanced and healthy body.
FAQs of Nicki Minaj
How old is Nicki Minaj?
She is 40 years old as of 2023.
Is Nicki Minaj the mother of a child?
She has a son called “Papa Bear”
How did Nicki Minaj get famous?
Minaj caught the eye of artist Lil Wayne and Minaj’s popularity increased as more mixtapes were published.