Nicki Minaj is an American female rapper who is known for the singing, dance, pop, Hip-Hop and R&B songs. Some of her biggest hits include ‘Super Bass’, ‘Starships’, ‘Anaconda’, ‘Bang Bang’, ‘Only’, ‘Your Love’ and ‘High School’. She has won 191 awards for her work in music in the industry. Here is a quick summary of Nicki Minaj’s net worth in 2018, career and earnings.
Nicki Minaj Early Life
Nicki Minaj born as Onika Tanya Maraj in 1982 on 8th December in Port of Spain, Trinidad, and Tobago to Coral Maraj and Robert Manaj. She was raised in Queens in New York. Nicki Minaj completed her schooling from Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School.
She grew up as a rapper, even as a child she never really had a interest in singing songs in normal ways. She liked mixing different voices rapping which has become a major part of her style of singer. She is one of the female rappers, who truly challenge the male-dominated hip-hop music industry.
In 2008, Nicki got engaged to Safaree Samuels, however, the couple canceled it. In 2009 Nicki was rumored to be dating fellow rapper Drake. In 2011 she had a small fling with Lil Wayne. Later she was rumored to date actor Zac Efron in 2013. She had a public relationship with Meek Mill, in 2014-2016 but the relationship also ended. Currently, Nicki is in a relationship with rapper Future.
Nicki Minaj like any other rapper in the industry has had her share beef with celebrities like Taylor Swift, Lil Kim, Iggy Azalea, and Miley Cyrus etc. However, Nicki has made up with all of them since then.
Nicki Minaj Career, Awards & Achievement
Nicki Minaj made her grand entrance in the music industry with her unique rapping style in 2004, selling three mixtapes. In 2009, she was signed by Young Money Entertainment, owned by Lil Wayne, who helped her climb the ladder of success by bringing her work in front of a bigger audience. in 2010 she released her first album called ‘Pink Friday’. She has also released two more studio albums titled ‘Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded’ and ‘The Pinkprint’.
Nicki Minaj has also worked in movies like ‘Barbershop: The Next Cut’, ‘Ice Age: Continental Drift’, and ‘The Other Woman’. She has worked with some of the biggest names in the music industry like Beyonce, Kanye West, Justin Bieber, Lil Wayne, Eminem, Chris Brown, DJ Khaled and Meek Mill.
Awards & Achievements
Nicki Minaj has been nominated for over 277 awards and has won 191 awards in her career. Some of her awards include 6 ‘American Music Awards’, 11 ‘BET Awards’, 7 ‘BET Hip Hop Awards’, 4 ‘Billboard Music Awards’, ‘2011 Rising Star Billboard Women in Music’, 6 ‘BMI Pop Awards’, 2 ‘International Dance Music Awards’, ‘Japan Gold Disc Award’, 4 ‘Teen Choice Awards’ etc.
Net Worth of Nicki Minaj
Nicki Minaj has an estimated net worth of over $75 million. She has made most of her net worth through her record sales as well as her music tours. Nicki also makes millions through her endorsements deals for big brands like Pepsi. She can also be seen posing for covers of several beauty magazines.
Nicki Minaj is one of the most successful female rappers of all time. She is known for writing all type of song which includes meaningful songs which have soul and depth as well as hardcore rap lyrics with a lot of curing, sexual innuendos, and shading. She is loved by her fans for straightforward nature. She has often raised questions of equality, racism, and sexism in the industry. Currently, she is working on her new album, which we are all really excited to hear.