Onika Tanya Maraj-Petty (born December 8, 1982), known professionally as Nicki Minaj (), is a Trinidadian-born rapper, singer-songwriter, and actress. Dubbed as the "Queen of Rap" by several media outlets, Minaj is one of the most influential and best selling female rap artists of all time, with 137 million records sold worldwide. She has garnered praise for her animated rapping and her songwriting which utilizes metaphors, double entendres, and wordplay.Born in the Saint James district of Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago and raised in Queens of New York City, she gained public recognition after releasing the mixtapes Playtime Is Over (2007), Sucka Free (2008), and Beam Me Up Scotty (2009). Early in her career, Minaj became known for her colorful costumes and wigs, her distinct flow, and the use of alter egos and accents, primarily British cockney. In 2010, Minaj released her debut studio album, Pink Friday (2010). It was certified triple-platinum by RIAA, peaked at number one on the Billboard 200 and yielded Minaj's first top-five single "Super Bass", peaking at number three. Her second album, Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded (2012), saw Minaj move towards a dance-pop and pop rap sound. The album debuted and peaked at number one on the Billboard 200, with its lead single, "Starships", peaking at number five on the Hot 100, and reaching inside the top five of the charts in several countries. Minaj's third and fourth studio albums, The Pinkprint (2014) and Queen (2018), marked a departure from her previous style and a return to her hip hop roots. The Pinkprint was critically acclaimed, with the lead single "Anaconda" reaching number two on the Hot 100. Queen featured the lead single "Chun-Li", which reached top ten on the Hot 100.

In 2019, Minaj released a collaboration with Karol G, "Tusa", which became the longest-running number-one single on the Argentina Hot 100, having spent six months at number one on the chart. Her feature on the remix of Doja Cat's "Say So" and her collaboration with 6ix9ine, "Trollz", both released in 2020, marked her first and second number-one singles on the Hot 100, respectively, with the latter making her the second female rapper to debut atop the chart in two decades after Lauryn Hill in 1998. Minaj became the first female artist to reach 100 entries on the Hot 100 chart, currently the only female rapper to do so, and is the female artist with the second-most entries, behind Taylor Swift. Minaj has nineteen top 10 singles on the chart, the most for any female rapper so far, with four of those being solo songs.Minaj has received numerous accolades and was named Billboard's number one female rapper of the decade as well as being Billboard's seventh most successful female artist of the decade out of all the genres. Minaj is also the highest paid female rapper of all time, charging up to $500,000 for a feature. In 2016, Minaj was included on the annual Time list of the 100 most influential people in the world. Outside of music, Minaj's film career has included voice roles in the animated films Ice Age: Continental Drift (2012) and The Angry Birds Movie 2 (2019) as well as supporting roles in the comedy films The Other Woman (2014) and Barbershop: The Next Cut (2016). She also appeared as a judge on the twelfth season of American Idol in 2013. She is the most-followed rapper on Instagram. In 2021, a six-part documentary miniseries following the making of Queen will be released on HBO Max.

Beam Me Up Scotty

Beam Me Up Scotty

May 14, 2021

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Oh My Gawd (feat. Nicki Minaj & K4MO) [Riton Remix]

Oh My Gawd (feat. Nicki Minaj & K4MO) [Riton Remix]

November 6, 2020

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Oh My Gawd (feat. Nicki Minaj & K4mo) [Riton Remix]

Oh My Gawd (feat. Nicki Minaj & K4mo) [Riton Remix]

November 6, 2020

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What That Speed Bout!?

What That Speed Bout!?

November 6, 2020

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What That Speed Bout!? (Instrumental)

What That Speed Bout!? (Instrumental)

November 5, 2020

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Whole Lotta Choppas (Remix) [feat. Nicki Minaj]

Whole Lotta Choppas (Remix) [feat. Nicki Minaj]

October 16, 2020

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Oh My Gawd (feat. Nicki Minaj & K4mo)

Oh My Gawd (feat. Nicki Minaj & K4mo)

September 11, 2020

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Oh My Gawd

Oh My Gawd

September 10, 2020

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Move Ya Hips (feat. Nicki Minaj & MadeinTYO)

Move Ya Hips (feat. Nicki Minaj & MadeinTYO)

July 30, 2020

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TROLLZ - Alternate Edition (with Nicki Minaj)

TROLLZ - Alternate Edition (with Nicki Minaj)

June 16, 2020

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TROLLZ (with Nicki Minaj)

TROLLZ (with Nicki Minaj)

June 12, 2020

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Say So (feat. Nicki Minaj) [Original Version]

Say So (feat. Nicki Minaj) [Original Version]

May 8, 2020

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Say So (feat. Nicki Minaj)

Say So (feat. Nicki Minaj)

May 1, 2020

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Yikes

Yikes

February 7, 2020

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Nice to Meet Ya (feat. Nicki Minaj)

Nice to Meet Ya (feat. Nicki Minaj)

January 30, 2020

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Tusa

Tusa

November 7, 2019

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Fendi (feat. Nicki Minaj & Murda Beatz)

Fendi (feat. Nicki Minaj & Murda Beatz)

September 26, 2019

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MEGATRON

MEGATRON

June 21, 2019

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Wobble Up

Wobble Up

April 18, 2019

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Dumb Blonde (feat. Nicki Minaj)

Dumb Blonde (feat. Nicki Minaj)

February 12, 2019

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Queen (Deluxe)

Queen (Deluxe)

November 29, 2018

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Dip (feat. Nicki Minaj)

Dip (feat. Nicki Minaj)

October 29, 2018

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Woman Like Me (feat. Nicki Minaj)

Woman Like Me (feat. Nicki Minaj)

October 12, 2018

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Party Like a Rockstar (Rap Version)

Party Like a Rockstar (Rap Version)

September 28, 2018

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Queen

Queen

August 10, 2018

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Boo'd Up (with Nicki Minaj & Quavo) [Remix]

Boo'd Up (with Nicki Minaj & Quavo) [Remix]

July 4, 2018

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Barbie Tingz

Barbie Tingz

April 12, 2018

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Krippy Kush (feat. Travis Scott & Rvssian) [Travis Scott Remix]

Krippy Kush (feat. Travis Scott & Rvssian) [Travis Scott Remix]

December 25, 2017

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Krippy Kush (feat. 21 Savage & Rvssian) [Remix]

Krippy Kush (feat. 21 Savage & Rvssian) [Remix]

November 21, 2017

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The Way Life Goes (feat. Nicki Minaj & Oh Wonder) [Remix]

The Way Life Goes (feat. Nicki Minaj & Oh Wonder) [Remix]

November 3, 2017

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Run Up (Remixes)

Run Up (Remixes)

March 31, 2017

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No Frauds

No Frauds

March 10, 2017

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Changed It

Changed It

March 10, 2017

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Regret In Your Tears

Regret In Your Tears

March 9, 2017

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Swalla (feat. Nicki Minaj & Ty Dolla $ign)

Swalla (feat. Nicki Minaj & Ty Dolla $ign)

February 24, 2017

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Make Love

Make Love

February 24, 2017

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Black Barbies

Black Barbies

November 30, 2016

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Don't Hurt Me

Don't Hurt Me

July 1, 2016

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Truffle Butter

Truffle Butter

January 23, 2015

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The Pinkprint

The Pinkprint

December 15, 2014

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The Pinkprint (Deluxe)

The Pinkprint (Deluxe)

December 15, 2014

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The Pinkprint (Deluxe Edition)

The Pinkprint (Deluxe Edition)

December 15, 2014

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The Pinkprint (International Deluxe Explicit)

The Pinkprint (International Deluxe Explicit)

December 15, 2014

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Bang Bang

Bang Bang

October 13, 2014

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Bang Bang (Remixes)

Bang Bang (Remixes)

September 30, 2014

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Pink Friday ... Roman Reloaded (Deluxe Edition)

Pink Friday ... Roman Reloaded (Deluxe Edition)

April 3, 2012

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Pink Friday ... Roman Reloaded (Deluxe)

Pink Friday ... Roman Reloaded (Deluxe)

January 1, 2012

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Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded The Re-Up

Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded The Re-Up

January 1, 2012

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Pink Friday ... Roman Reloaded

Pink Friday ... Roman Reloaded

January 1, 2012

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Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded The Re-Up (Explicit Version)

Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded The Re-Up (Explicit Version)

January 1, 2012

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The Boys

The Boys

January 1, 2012

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Freedom (Explicit Version)

Freedom (Explicit Version)

January 1, 2012

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Freedom (Edited Version)

Freedom (Edited Version)

January 1, 2012

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Roman's Revenge

Roman's Revenge

January 1, 2011

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Roman In Moscow

Roman In Moscow

January 1, 2011

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Girls Fall Like Dominoes

Girls Fall Like Dominoes

January 1, 2011

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Pink Friday

Pink Friday

January 1, 2011

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Pink Friday (Deluxe Edition)

Pink Friday (Deluxe Edition)

November 22, 2010

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Pink Friday (Complete Edition)

Pink Friday (Complete Edition)

November 22, 2010

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Check It Out (Remixes)

Check It Out (Remixes)

January 1, 2010

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Check It Out

Check It Out

January 1, 2010

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Check It Out (DO NOT USE)

Check It Out (DO NOT USE)

January 1, 2010

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Check It Out (Main Radio Mix)

Check It Out (Main Radio Mix)

January 1, 2010

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Massive Attack

Massive Attack

January 1, 2010

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Your Love

Your Love

January 1, 2010

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