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Nicki Minaj Announces Launch Of Her Own Record Label

Nicki Minaj is officially launching her own record label. The superstar rapper revealed the news during the latest episode of her Queen Radio show, confirming

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Nicki Minaj Drops Powerful New Single “Red Ruby Da Sleeze”

Nicki Minaj has released her first solo single of 2023 entitled “Red Ruby Da Sleeze”. Clocking in at approximately 3,5 minutes, the song features production

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NBA YoungBoy Celebrates Birthday By Dropping New Mixtape “Ma’ I Got A Family”

Multi-platinum rapper YoungBoy Never Broke Again has released his 6th project of 2022 titled “Ma’ I Got A Family.” The 19-track Gangsta Grillz edition includes

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The “DeDe In The Morning” Show Welcomes Nicki Minaj

In this exclusive sit down, DeDe and her a.m. crew (co-host Lady Jade, comedian JJ Williamson and J-Kruz) provided The Harujuku Barbie the proper platform


Nicki Minaj Admits Drake & Lil Wayne “Washed” Her On “Seeing Green”

Nicki Minaj is showing her humility. On Friday (May 14), the rap queen re-released her beloved 2009 mixtape “Beam Me Up Scotty” to streaming services

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YoungBoy Never Broke Again Unveils Music Video For New Single “White Teeth”

Multi-platinum rapper YoungBoy Never Broke Again in his true fashion, has finally surprised fans with another highly anticipated single. “White Teeth” arrives via Never Broke


Joe Budden Doesn’t Think Nicki Minaj Should Drop A New Album

There has been a lot of speculation regarding Nicki Minaj and her future in music. Her fans are desperately waiting for a new album, but


Nicki Minaj’s Father Killed After Hit-And-Run Collision

Nicki Minaj’s father, Robert Maraj, has died after being struck by a hit-and-run driver in New York, police reports. The 64-year-old father of rapper Nicki


Nicki Minaj Pays Tracy Chapman $450,000 In Copyright Infringement Lawsuit

Grammy Award-winning singer and songwriter Tracy Chapman filed a copyright infringement lawsuit against Nicki Minaj in 2018. After 3 years, a judgment has been made

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Lil Nas X Slams Dave East & 50 Cent For Homophobic Remarks

Rapper Dave East was obviously not a fan of Lil Nas X dressing up as Nicki Minaj for Halloween and hopped on Instagram to express