• The Hollywood Reporter on LinkedIn
  • Follow THR on Pinterest

Nicki Minaj

Nicki Minaj

Latest News

  1. Lil Wayne, Nicki Minaj to Perform at VMAs

    2:57 pm PDT 09/04/2012
    Number of comments:

    Host Kevin Hart also announced that Rihanna will open the show with a remix of her song "Cockiness." READ MORE

    • 0
  2. Nicki Minaj Raps That She's 'Voting for Mitt Romney' on Lil Wayne's 'Dedication 4' (Audio)

    7:31 pm PDT 09/03/2012
    Number of comments:

    The recording artist, who has previously vented to President Obama over Twitter, appears to be endorsing his GOP rival on a new track. READ MORE

    • 3
  3. Is Randy Jackson Out as 'American Idol' Judge? (Report)

    2:04 am PDT 08/31/2012
    Number of comments:

    The veteran cast member -- and Mariah Carey's co-manager -- is said to be taking a mentor role for season 12 of the Fox show. READ MORE

    • 0
  4. Chris Richardson on His Long, Strange Trip From 'American Idol' to Cash Money (Video)

    2:12 pm PDT 08/29/2012
    Number of comments:

    The season six alum talks to THR about how he ended up being label-mates with Lil Wayne, Drake and Fred Durst. Plus: his thoughts on Nicki Minaj as "Idol" judge. READ MORE

    See All Videos

    • 0
  5. Nicki Minaj Announces Fall International 'Pink Friday: RELOADED Tour' Dates

    11:47 am PDT 08/29/2012
    Number of comments:

    The rapper will kick off a series of overseas performances in Nottingham, UK. READ MORE

    • 0
  6. Nicki Minaj Releases Visually Stunning 'I Am Your Leader' Clip (Video)

    4:56 pm PDT 08/24/2012
    Number of comments:

    Rick Ross and Cam’ron lend verses to the hip-hop track. READ MORE

    See All Videos

    • 0
  7. Nicki Minaj, Keith Urban Nearing 'American Idol' Deals

    1:10 pm PDT 08/24/2012
    Number of comments:

    A source tells THR that the rapper and hitmaker is at the final phase of signing an $8 million contract with the Fox show. Country star Urban, meanwhile, seems to have undercut contender Brad Paisley. READ MORE

    • 4
  8. Lil Wayne Confirms 'Dedication 4' Mixtape Release Date, Laughs Off Drake-Chris Brown Brawl

    11:17 am PDT 08/24/2012
    Number of comments:

    The hip hop superstar recently announced that he’s going to take a break from the rap game to focus on skateboarding, but will debut a new album by the month's end. READ MORE

    • 0
  9. Notorious Hip-Hop Groupie Kat Stacks Petitioning Obama Administration to Stop Her Deportation

    2:30 am PDT 08/23/2012
    Number of comments:

    Famous for romantic trysts with the likes of Lil Wayne and Bow Wow -- and name-checked in song by Nicki Minaj and 50 Cent -- the Venezuelan national hopes a presidential executive order will grant her a green card. READ MORE

    • 2
  10. Senator Demands Apology From Lil Wayne for Insulting NYC

    6:07 pm PDT 08/22/2012
    Number of comments:

    Malcolm Smith called upon Nicki Minaj to convince Weezy to issue a mea culpa and claimed the rapper had disrespected Frank Sinatra and Jay-Z. READ MORE

    • 0
  11. 'American Idol' Tour: Backstage and in the Crowd as Phillip Phillips, Jessica Sanchez and Crew Roll Into Philadelphia (Video)

    2:49 pm PDT 08/22/2012
    Number of comments:

    With only two more weeks to go, season 11's top 10 settle into their set and new lives as celebrities and tell THR what's in store for their own future as well as Mariah Carey's. Plus: what was Jermaine Jones doing in the parking lot? READ MORE

    See All Videos

    • 0
  12. Nicki Minaj Berates, Curses Fans After U.K. Concerts Cancellation

    6:45 am PDT 08/20/2012
    Number of comments:

    The hip-hop star cited strained vocal cords as the reason she couldn't perform, but that didn't stop her from making some aggressive statements. READ MORE

    • 2
  13. Nicki Minaj Cancels U.K. Concerts Due to Vocal Cord Damage

    2:46 pm PDT 08/18/2012
    Number of comments:

    The rapper-singer will rest her voice for the next several days. READ MORE

    • 0
  14. 'American Idol' Judge Drama: Coke and Pepsi at War Over Nicki Minaj (Exclusive)

    2:00 pm PDT 08/17/2012
    Number of comments:

    UPDATED: Sources tell THR a four-member panel is coming together that will also include a Latin heartthrob and a country star. READ MORE

    See All Videos

    • 0
  15. Nicki Minaj Gets Assist from Lil Wayne, Drake at New York Fan Appreciation Show: Concert Review

    2:15 pm PDT 08/15/2012
    Number of comments:

    The Trinidad native's first official headlining show in NYC also includes guests Cam'ron and Foxy Brown and is streamed online. READ MORE

    • 0
  16. Beyonce Shares Even More Private Photos of Friends and Family, Including Baby Blue Ivy

    1:40 pm PDT 08/12/2012
    Number of comments:

    The private snaps on Beyonce's Tumblr show the singer out of her fancy gowns and wearing relatable real-life attire: shorts, prairie dresses, and 'Property of Texas' T-shirts. READ MORE

    • 4
  17. 'American Idol' on the Charts: Phillip Phillips' 'Home' is Top Digital Seller, Carrie Underwood's 'Blown Away' Builds

    5:30 am PDT 08/09/2012
    Number of comments:

    Two winners of the Fox show see big sales gains on the heels of skyrocketing singles, while alums Adam Lambert and Michael Lynche reach new peaks. READ MORE

    • 0
  18. Lady Gaga, Jennifer Lopez Producer RedOne Partners With Cash Money

    6:00 am PDT 08/03/2012
    Number of comments:

    The hitmaker brings his 2101 Records label to the house that Lil Wayne built. Says Cash Money co-founder Ronald "Slim" Williams: "RedOne fits right in." READ MORE

    • 0
  19. Nicki Minaj Brings Fans Home to Trinidad in 'Pound the Alarm' Clip (Video)

    4:30 pm PDT 07/31/2012
    Number of comments:

    The Young Money rapper leads a colorful carnival in the Benny Boom-directed short. READ MORE

    • 0
  20. Nicki Minaj Fan is Pummeled by Singer's Security at Miami Concert (Video)

    2:23 pm PDT 07/26/2012
    Number of comments:

    An over-zealous admirer rushes the stage and gets a beating from the hip-hop star's minders. READ MORE

    • 0
  21. Nas Scores Sixth No. 1 Album On Billboard 200 Chart

    4:42 pm PDT 07/25/2012
    Number of comments:

    'The Dark Knight Rises' debuts at No. 8 and is the first all-score set to reach the top 10 since Daft Punk's instrumental soundtrack to 'Tron: Legacy'. READ MORE

    • 6