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Nicki Minaj and James Brown are Tied on Billboard Hot 100 Entries

Nicki Minaj Pushes 'Queen' Release Date to August 10th

While her Young Money counterpart is killing Spotify, Nicki Minaj eyes the Billboard charts to make another mark. With her Queen album scheduled to hit online this coming August, Nicki’s “Bed” single has landed the rap royalty with her 91st entry on the Hot 100 chart. The Ariana Grande assisted single has tied Nicki Minaj […]

Is Meek Mill’s BET Performance a Preview of the Future of His Music?

Meek Mill kept the promise of being an advocate for criminal justice and prison reform by highlighting issues during his thought-provoking performance on BET. After Meek Mill’s less than a spectacular bout with Drake and a recent run-in with the law, some may have questioned the future of the Philly rapper’s career. When Meek hit […]

Nicki Minaj Sympathizes With Children Separated From Parents at Mexico Border

The latest shocking move from the Trump administration was their zero-tolerance policy in regards to immigrants at the Mexican border. The result of the policy has separated families and isolated children into facilities away from parents. Many have had strong reactions and unfavorable sentiments toward the administration’s decision such as Rachel Maddow who attempted to […]

Migos to Be Honored with ASCAP Vanguard Award

Certainly making the state of Georgia proud, Migos is set to receive the prestigious ASCAP Vanguard Award for experiencing a fruitful year in the music world. The American Society of Composers, Authors, and Publishers made the announcement on Friday (June 15) deeming the trio as “influential,” slating them underneath the “R&B” category. All three members […]

Nicki Minaj Says ‘Queen’ Will be ‘Album of the Year’

Nicki Minaj Says 'Queen' Will be 'Album of the Year'

After a 6 month social media hiatus, Nicki Minaj is back and definitely stronger than ever. Ever since the release of “Chun Li” and “Barbie Tingz,” she has been in nonstop conquering mode, expanding her kingdom with her Timbs and heels on. In addition to her album, Queen, dropping August 10th, she teamed up with Future […]

Nicki Minaj Teams Up With Ariana Grande for New Single, “Bed”

Nicki Minaj Teams Up With Ariana Grande for New Single, "Bed"

As promised, Nicki Minaj’s second single featuring Ariana Grande, “Bed,” is here. You can listen to it above. The track was previously announced as the next official single from her forthcoming, highly-anticipated album, Queen. This marks Nicki’s second cut in a week. On Monday, she released a Lil Wayne-assisted single titled, “Rich Sex.” Queen will […]

Nicki Minaj Shares Tattoo Session with Ryan Henry on Instagram

Nicki Minaj Teases Possible YG, Big Sean, 2 Chainz Collaboration

Many people are fans of Ryan Henry, 9 Mag Tattoo owner, and star of VH1’s Black Ink Crew: Chicago. Add Nicki Minaj to the list who wanted to be inked by the highly sought after artist as she shared a session with Henry on Instagram Live. Nicki’s new tat looks to be on her wrist […]

Nicki Minaj Links With Lil Wayne for New Single, ‘Rich Sex’

Nicki Minaj Links With Lil Wayne for Second Single, 'Rich Sex'

Nicki Minaj is in full Queen mode. She teamed up with Lil Wayne for her second single, “Rich Sex.” “If you know your p*ssy worth a Benz truck / Don’t let homie f*ck unless his bands up,” Minaj raps over a dark, minimalist beat. Weezy continues the racy theme with his rhymes. “Lil mama said she […]

Nicki Minaj and Future Set for ‘NickiHndrxx’ Tour

Future Says Nicki Minaj's 'Queen' Album is a "Classic"

With her Queen album set for a late summer drop, Barbs all over the globe have been wondering when Nicki Minaj would announce new dates to perform. Today (June 11), Minaj revealed her NickiHndrxx tour, combining the fan bases of her and Future. The fall tour will kick off in North America, starting in Baltimore […]

Nicki Minaj, Meek Mill and More Slated For 2018 ‘Made In America’ Festival

Nicki Minaj, Post Malone, Diplo, Janelle Monae, Miguel, Fat Joe and more are set to perform in Philadelphia September 1-2, 2018 for the ‘Made In America’ Festival. While Post Malone and Nicki Minaj have been deemed the headliners, the real treat will be the post-lockup performance Meek Mill is set to blaze the Philly stages […]

Nicki Minaj ‘Making of Queen’ Documentary Drops This Summer

Nicki Minaj 'Making of Queen' Documentary Drops This Summer

Nicki Minaj warned us that she was coming back with a vengeance after her hiatus. Ever since Onika stepped back into the limelight after taking a social break, she is back and showing us exactly why she’s deserving of the title Queen, her new album. While her project is currently still in the final production phase, […]

Future Says Nicki Minaj’s ‘Queen’ Album is a ‘Classic’

Future Says Nicki Minaj's 'Queen' Album is a "Classic"

The Barbz are beyond ready for Nicki Minaj to release her album, Queen. She pushed the release date back an entire month later, but promises it’s for a good reason and Future can attest to that. The “Chun-Li” rapper posted up a video of them in her studio, presumably on Memorial Day, and the Atlanta […]

Nicki Minaj, Migos, Janelle Monae & More to Perform at 2018 BET Awards

Nicki Minaj, Migos, Janelle Monae & More to Perform at 2018 BET Awards

The 2018 BET Awards is going down next month, and the first group of performers have been announced. Nicki Minaj, Migos, Janelle Monáe, H.E.R., and Ella Mai are among the artists who will take the stage at the Microsoft Theatre next month, and that’s only round 1. We’re at the edge of our seats to see […]

Nicki Minaj Defends Drake in Pusha T Rap Feud

Nicki Minaj Defends Drake in Pusha T Rap Feud

Nicki Minaj has jumped to Drake’s defense in his rap feud with Pusha T. The closing track on the G.O.O.D Music’s head honcho’s latest project, DAYTONA, “Infrared,” took shots at the 6 God’s pen game. “It was written like Nas but it came from Quentin,” referring to the alleged rumor that Meek Mill sparked in 2015, […]