Her rapping skills caught the eyes of Lil Wayne who later worked with her for many collaborations with his mixtapes.
In April 2007, Minaj released her first mixtape "Playtime Is Over".
She is one of the most famous female rappers in the world.
And Nicki Minaj sparked some speculation that she is dating one of the greatest rappers of all-time.
To date, Nicki has released 3 platinum selling studio albums, Pink Friday, Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded, and the most recent The Pinkprint See full bio on IMDb » Blac Chyna doesn't just want to be in music videos with Nicki Minaj, she wants to BE the new Nicki Minaj, and several record labels are jumping at the chance to make it happen. READ MORE Nicki Minaj couldn't care less about her 2 exes' drama over BET weekend ...
The developments come after the online spat between Minaj and Terror Squad rapper Remy Ma, who launched a blistering diss track directed against the Anaconda singer.
Minaj went to La Gaurdia High School and studied singing and acting.
She was first spotted by the CEO of Young Money, and was later recruited for The Carter Edition of Young Money's own "The Come Up" DVD series.
The star also talked about her decision to help her fans pay for a higher education, including paying for their student loans, tuition, and their books.
To help kick start Nicki’s college fund, Ellen surprises her by donating ,000Nicki says she included Ellen’s name in two of her songs, No Frauds and Come On A Cone because she’s obsessed with Ellen.
The 34-year-old Superbass hitmaker raised eyebrows as she shared a snap of herself cozying up to Nas on Instagram Tuesday.