Tagged: Nicki Minaj


Live: Summer Jam 2014 Cast NYC as a Battleground with Shifting Borders

The 20th edition of Hot 97′s Summer Jam was filled with legends but only one indisputable king Well into Nicki Minaj’s set at last night’s Hot 97 Summer Jam, a straggler in our press box … read more »

POSTED June 2, 2014 3:36PM IN MUSIC NEWS Comments (3) TAGS: , , ,

Nicki Minaj Gets Deep on “Pills N Potions”

Nicki Minaj is, if anything, a fun rapper—she spits jokes as flawlessly as anyone out there, like the rap game Joan Rivers. So today’s drop of “Pills N Potions,” the first single off of her … read more »

POSTED May 21, 2014 10:22AM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (2) TAGS: ,

Nicki Minaj Says Drag Queens Inspired “Yasss Bish!!!” and Performs It with Soulja Boy

Nicki Minaj has been promoting her new collaborative track “Yasss Bish!!!” with Soulja Boy all weekend long. First the rapper stopped by The Insider to talk about how the song was inspired by Drag Queens: … read more »

POSTED May 18, 2014 2:29PM IN MUSIC, MUSIC NEWS, MUSIC VIDEO Comments (2) TAGS: ,

Happy Pink Friday: The Seven Best Pink Hair Moments

Last night newly banned Instagrammer Rihanna tweeted a picture of herself with a pink pixie cut, along with the perfect caption: “We raided Nicki’s wig closet for the summer! Bad gals just wanna have fun!” … read more »

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Interview: Soulja Boy Talks Justin Bieber, Nicki Minaj & Carter V

“Man, I feel like everybody’s been reaching out to me.” It’s been a peak 2014 for Soulja Boy Dre. Because of his playful style, ever-shifting slang, and endlessly entertaining social media presence, Soulja’s never not … read more »

POSTED May 6, 2014 1:19PM IN MUSIC INTERVIEWS, MUSIC NEWS Comments (22) TAGS: , , , , ,

Nicki Minaj Announces First Pink Print Single With “Yasss Bish!!”

Three S’s and two exclamation points, Nicki Minaj just dropped another vicious one-off called “Yasss Bish!!,” featuring Soulja Boy on the yasss bish yassses. And: new single, two weeks. And The Pink Print? It’s a … read more »

POSTED May 3, 2014 1:01AM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (2) TAGS: , ,

Popping Off: Nicki Minaj and the Problem of “Pop”

Why it’s okay to like “Starships” and “Looking Ass” at the same damn time We pride ourselves at The FADER on scouring the globe to introduce you to some of the most left-field music around. … read more »

POSTED April 25, 2014 7:00PM IN MUSIC NEWS Comments (3) TAGS: , , ,

Peter Rosenberg on Nicki Minaj’s New Music: “She’s Potentially the Greatest Female MC of All Time”

Hip-hop’s “reigning purist” weighs in on Nicki’s new music “Hell no,” Nicki Minaj said today when asked whether there’d be pop songs in the vein of “Super Bass” and “Starships” for her new album, Pink … read more »

POSTED April 22, 2014 2:02PM IN MUSIC INTERVIEWS Comments (1) TAGS: , ,

Stream: Nicki Minaj f. Lil Herb, “Chi-Raq”

After sounding the alarm this afternoon, Nicki Minaj has delivered another new song to tide us over until Lil Wayne hurries up and drops Carter V so she can drop The Pink Print. This latest … read more »

POSTED April 8, 2014 1:04AM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (2) TAGS: , ,
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Lineup announced for Hot 97 Summer Jam 2014

Mark your calendars: On June 1st, New York’s Hot 97 will host the 21st annual Summer Jam at Metlife Stadium in NJ. Today the station announced the show’s lineup, and this year the top three … read more »

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