Nicki Minaj is among the few female artist, who have made name for herself in the music industry, she is widely recognizes for her Rap , dance, pop, Hip-Hop, and R&B songs.
Among her most popular songs are: ‘Super Bass,’ ‘Starships,’ ‘Anaconda,’ ‘Bang Bang,’ ‘Only,’ ‘Your Love,’ and ‘High School.’ She has received 191 awards for her contributions to the music industry.
This article contains information about Nicki Minaj’s brief biography, career, professional life, personal life, net worth today, age, height, weight, and other information, keep reading for all of it.
|Real Name/Full Name:||Onika Tanya Maraj-Petty|
|Age:||39 years old|
|Birth Date:||8 December 1982|
|Birth Place:||Saint James, Port of Spain, Trinidad, and Tobago|
|Kenneth Petty (m. 2019)|
|Children:||Yes(A baby Boy)|
|Profession:||Trinidad and Tobago-born rapper and singer|
|Net Worth in 2021:||$100 million|
Early Life & Biography
Onika Tanya Maraj popularly known as Nicki Minaj was born on December 8, 1982, in Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago, to Coral Maraj and Robert Manaj.
She grew up in Queens, New York. Nicki Minaj graduated from Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School in New York City.
Nicki Minaj’s father had a long history of violence and was a severe drug addict. In a failed attempt to kill Minaj’s mother, he set fire to the family’s home.
Those early difficulties, according to Nicki, stimulated her desire to rise above the life she and her parents experienced, and so she started her Rap life at a young age.
She never had much interest in singing songs in traditional ways as a child, She enjoyed rapping with different voices, which has become an important part of her singing style.
Nicki and Safaree Samuels were engaged in 2008 but the couple, however, decided to cancel it. Nicki was rumored to be dating Drake, another rapper, in 2009, but later She had a brief relationship with Lil Wayne in 2011.
She was later linked to actor Zac Efron in 2013.She had a public relationship with Meek Mill from 2014 to 2016, but it ended as well. Nicki was also in a relationship with the future but that ended too.
Nicki Minaj, like any other rapper, has had conflicts and differences with celebrities such as Taylor Swift, Lil Kim, Iggy Azalea, and Miley Cyrus, but Nicki, on the other hand, has reconciled with all of them since then.
Presently Nicki Minaj is married to Kenneth Petty (m. 2019) .And on September 30 2020, the rapper gave birth to her first child with Petty, in Los Angeles. The name of their baby boy has yet to be revealed by the couple.
Nicki, is happy to be a mom, although tires her best to keep much details about her family from social media.
Age, Height, and Weight
Nicki Minaj, who was born on December 8, 1982, is 39 years old today, December 18, 2021. Her height is 1.57 meters and she weighs 62 kilograms.
Nicki Minaj Career
Nicki Minaj made a splash in the music industry in 2004 with her distinct rapping style, selling three mixtapes. Young Money Entertainment, which is owned by Lil Wayne, signed her in 2009,who aided her in her career advancement by exposing her work to a greater audience.
‘Pink Friday,’ her first ever album, was released in 2010. She has also released two more studio albums, titled ‘Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded’ and ‘The Pinkprint.’
Nicki Minaj has also appeared in films such as ‘Barbershop: The Next Cut,’ ‘Ice Age: Continental Drift,’ and ‘Barbershop: The Next Cut,’ ‘The Other Woman, among others.
She’s collaborated with some of the major brands in music, including Beyoncé, Kanye West, Meek Mill, Justin Bieber, Lil Wayne, Eminem, Chris Brown, DJ Khaled and Drake.
According to Billboard, Minaj, who was born Onika Tanya Maraj, was the first woman to break 100 entries on the Billboard Hot 100 chart,
She is currently the second female with the most hits on the list, with 114. “Starships,” “Super Bass,” and the Doja Cat remix of “Say So” are among her most popular songs.
Awards & Achievements
In her career, Nicki Minaj has been nominated for over 277 awards and has won 191 of them, Her awards include the following:
- 6 ‘Аmеrісаn Мuѕіс Аwаrdѕ’,
- 11 ‘ВЕТ Аwаrdѕ’,
- 7 ‘ВЕТ Нір Нор Аwаrdѕ’,
- 4 ‘Віllbоаrd Мuѕіс Аwаrdѕ’,
- ‘2011 Rіѕіng Ѕtаr Віllbоаrd Wоmеn іn Мuѕіс’,
- 6 ‘ВМІ Рор Аwаrdѕ’,
- 2 ‘Іntеrnаtіоnаl Dаnсе Мuѕіс Аwаrdѕ’,
- ‘Јараn Gоld Dіѕс Аwаrd’,
- 4 ‘Тееn Сhоісе Аwаrdѕ’.
Net Worth & Salary of Nicki Minaj
Nicki Minaj’s net worth is estimated to be over $100 million as of December 2021.Her music tours and record sales have contributed significantly to her net worth.
Nicki also earns a lot of money from endorsement deals with big brands like Pepsi, and She’s also been seen on the covers of a number of beauty magazines.
Nicki Minaj is one of the most well-known female rappers in history. She is famous for writing a wide range of songs, including insightful and melodic music.