What is Nicki Minaj Net Worth? How much is Nicki Minaj Earning? Is she richer than Rihanna?
Onika Tanya Maraj, born on December 8, 1982, is a popular American singer, rapper, and songwriter. Professionally recognized as Nicki Minaj, she came to limelight after her back to back three mixtapes from 2007 – 2009.
Minaj was born in Saint James, Tobago and has two siblings. At the age of 19, she worked as a waitress but was fired from the job. Her career began after she signed Full Force in which she rapped for a quartet, The Hoodstars.
She left the group and signed to Dirty Money Entertainment. She released her first mixtape, Playtime is Over from the record in 2007 and Sucka Free in 2008. That year she won Female Artist of the Year. In next year, she released Beam Me Up Scotty, her third mixtape which received coverage on MTV and BET. The track from the mixtape, I Get Crazy went number #20 on US Billboard Hot Rap Songs chart.
In 2010, she released Your Love, a lead single from her debut album. The single peaked number 15 and number 1 on Billboard Hot 100 and Billboard Rap Songs chart. On November 19, 2010, she released Pink Friday, her debut album which went number 2 on Billboard 200 within the first week.
Her second album, Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded was released in April 2012. Starships, the lead single from the album, reached number 5 on Billboard Hot 100. The single also reached as the fifth best-selling single of 2012. Likewise, The Pinkprint, her third studio album in 2014, preceded by second single, Anaconda went number 2 on Hot 100.
Minaj made her film debut in animated film Ice Age: Continental Drift in 2012. As per the New York Times, many consider her to be the most influential female rapper of all time. Times 2016 also included her on the Time 100 list of most influential people in the world. She has received a number of accolades including Billboard Music Awards and MTV Video Music Awards. She currently sits at the net worth $70 million.
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Birth name: Onika Tanya Maraj