Nicki Minaj

One of the most dominant, recognized and beautiful rappers in the world over the last 5 or 6 years. No woman rapper in history has had the same effect on the entertainment business quite like Nicki Minaj. She is signed to the illustrious cash money records, and is a long time protégé of Lil Wayne. Nicki has collaborated with some of the best artists in the world including Drake, Alicia Keys, Lil Wayne, Jay Sean and the current King of billboards Justin Bieber.

Here are a few facts which the normal person probably doesn’t know about Nicki Minaj. The first being that’s not her real name, she was born to the name Onika Tanya Maraj. Also do not let her look fool you, she always has a manicure and pedicure but she has stated she hates getting her nails done.

Nicki watches a lot of television but doesn’t really watch anything involving music, instead prefers watching Investigation Discovery. She has also stated that she seriously obsessed over a film and she watched it for an entire month straight and said it help her sleep the famous film is: The Devil Wears Prada.

Another random fact about Nicki is she obsesses over beautiful things and maybe no obsession is bigger or larger than her need to collect as many painting of the late beautiful Marilyn Monroe as possible. Nicki loves referring to her fans as “Barbz.”

Throughout her short but influential career Nicki has won many awards, including being honored by being name the first female artist in history to the MTV’s Annual Hottest MC List. She was also labeled one of “The Most Influential Rappers of All Time,” by the Ney York Times. Minaj has a certain swagger to her wrapping style, it is very distinctive for its fact flow, and her constant use of various alter egos, primarily and most notably British Cockney.

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