Nicki Minaj Net worth: Some Unknown Facts About Her.

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Nicki Minaj

Onika Tanya Maraj, better known as Nicki Minaj, was born on December 8, 1982, in Saint James, Trinidad, and Tobago. In addition to a younger brother and sister, she also has an older brother and sister.

Her elder brother Jelani Maraj is in jail for predatory sexual assault, her older half-sister from her father’s side is Maya Maraj, her younger brother Micaiah Maraj, a social media personality, and her identical twin younger sister Ming Maraj.

As a young child, she resided in Saint James with her grandmother. Carol Minaj relocated to New York City to enroll at Monroe College. Nicki’s mother relocated the family to Queens, New York when she was five years old.

During Minaj’s formative years, Carol worked in the payroll and accounting divisions. The father of Minaj had a violent temper and was an alcoholic and drug addict. In December 1987, he set fire to the family home.

Nicki Minaj

Minaj auditioned for and was accepted into Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School of Music, Art, and Performing Arts. She aspired to be an actress. She was cast in the Off-Broadway play “In Case You Forget” after graduating from high school.

She supplemented her acting income by working at Red Lobster in the Bronx. She was fired because she was rude to customers. Minaj went on to say she was fired from “at least 15 jobs” for being rude.

Nicki Minaj’s Husband, Children, and Relationships

In 2000, Minaj and rapper Safaree Samuels began dating. They split in 2014. Early in 2015, Minaj & rapper Meek Mill started to date. It ended in January 2017. Minaj started dating Kenneth “Zoo” Petty,  in December 2018.

Nicki Minaj and Kenneth Petty

Kenneth Perry is Nicki Minaj’s husband, and they met in high school. Nicky always stood up for Kenneth despite his criminal past and repeated stints in jail. On October 21st, 2019, the couple exchanged vows in a very private and secret ceremony. Together, they have a son named Papa Bear who was born on September 30, 2020.

Nicki Minaj’s Net Worth

Nicki Minaj’s net worth is projected to be $100 million as of August 2022. She is a Trinidad and Tobago-born rapper, singer, and songwriter. Despite being a Trinidadian native, she spent the majority of her early years in New York.

She has established a solid reputation for herself and is now one of the most significant female hip-hop artists. She rose to fame with her debut album, Pink Friday. Nicki Minaj complemented her music with a bold persona that included colorful wigs and risqué clothing.

Cited as the latest “Queen of Rap” and the “Queen of Hip Hop” by several media outlets, Nicki Minaj is also one of the best-selling music artists, with 100 million records sold worldwide. Nicki Minaj is also currently the most followed rapper on Instagram with over 175 million followers.

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Music earnings by Nicki Minaj

According to Forbes, Nicki Minaj is one of the most popular rappers of all time, earning more than $36 million per year. Nicki Minaj’s earnings come from a variety of music platforms, including Spotify, Apple Music, Amazon Music, and YouTube.

Spotify – $12 Million
Apple Music – $13 Million
Amazon – $6 Million
Other Companies – $5 Million

Professional Life of Nicki

In 2004, Nicki Minaj signed a six-month contract to become a musician with the band Full Force. Lil Wayne, a fellow American rapper, introduced Minaj to him, and she soon signed a contract with his Young Money Entertainment record label and management company.

Playtime Is Over, Minaj’s debut mixtape, was released in 2007. After that, she released several mixtapes, including Sucka Free in 2008. In 2008, Minaj won the Underground Music Awards’ Female Artist of the Year honor.

In  2009, Minaj released her third mixtape and she appeared in XXL magazine. In the same year, she released Beam Me Up Scotty, another mixtape. Pink Friday, Minaj’s debut album, was released in 2010 on the Young Money Entertainment label and went on to sell 4 million copies worldwide.

Nicki Minaj

Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded, her second album, was released in April of 2012. That album went on to be certified platinum. During the 2013 season of American Idol, Nicki Minaj served as one of the celebrity judges.

The Pinkprint, her third studio album, was released in December 2014. That album has sold over 650,000 copies worldwide to date. Nicki released her fourth studio album, Queen, in August 2018. This album debuted at number two on the Billboard 200 chart.

With one million sales, it was eventually certified platinum in the United States. In May 2017, Nicki surpassed Aretha Franklin’s record for the most songs by a female artist to appear on the Hot 100.

For more than 40 years, Aretha’s record was unbroken. However, it should be noted that Aretha was the only artist credited on all 73 of her tracks, whereas Nicki is a featured artist on many of her tracks.

More than 100 prestigious awards, including six American Music Awards, ten BET Awards, four Billboard Music Awards, three MTV Video Music Awards, and two People’s Choice Awards, have been given to Minaj. Ten Grammy Awards have been given to her, but she has not yet won any.

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Real Estate

Nicki Minaj and Meek Mill rented a Beverly Hills mansion for $35,000 per month in August 2016. The house was built on the site of Frank Sinatra’s former home in 2008. The panoramic views of the city and mountains from the 10,340-square-foot home are breathtaking.

The home has a two-story foyer, a large living room with a fireplace, and arched French doors leading to the backyard. There are eight bedrooms, an eat-in kitchen, a wood-lined library with built-ins, a formal dining room, and a family room.

The outdoor area includes a swimming pool, spa, and grill. Mill moved out after they split up, and the mansion was all hers until February 2018, when she moved out.

Some Unknown Facts You Don’t Know About Nicki Minaj

  • Nicki Minaj becomes the first female solo artist to have seven consecutive top Billboard chart positions in 2010.
  • Nicki Minaj was the first female to be named to MTV’s Hottest MC List.
  • Nicki Minaj was a judge on the 12th season of American Idol.
  • Nicki Minaj is well-known for her weird and colorful costumes.

Nicki Minaj is the recipient of numerous Awards 

  • American Music Awards
  • BET Awards
  • BET Hip Hop Awards
  • Billboard Music Awards
  • MTV Video Music Awards
  • Teen Choice Awards

Nicki Minaj’s Offical YouTube Channel

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