Nicki Minaj - Sondz

Overview

Onika Tanya Maraj-Petty (born December 8, 1982), known professionally as Nicki Minaj (), is a Trinidadian-born rapper, singer, and songwriter. She is known for her animated flow in her rapping and versatility as a recording artist.

Born in the Saint James district of Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago, and raised in Queens, 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), which was certified triple-platinum by RIAA and peaked at number-one on the Billboard 200 chart. It yielded Minaj's first top-five single, "Super Bass", which peaked at number three, at the tim...

Facts

Born8/12/1982 (Age: 38), in Port of Spain
AreaUnited States
Years active15
StatusActive
Role(s)PerformerCopyright
Label(s)Cash Money RecordsYoung Money EntertainmentUniversal Republic RecordsRepublic RecordsInterscope RecordsRCA[no label]Universal MotownEpicAtlantic

Collaborators

NameRole(s)
Ariel Chobaz
Ariel ChobazRecordingMix
Big Juice
Big JuiceEngineerRecordingProducer (additional)Mix
Jon Sher
Jon SherMix (assistant)Recording (assistant)
Lyttleton Carter
Lyttleton CarterMix (assistant)Recording (assistant)
Lil Wayne
Lil WayneCreditLead vocalsProducer (executive)
2 Chainz
2 ChainzCreditLead vocals
Waw*Mart
Waw*MartCreditProducer
K.E. on the Track
K.E. on the TrackCreditProducer
Carl Falk
Carl FalkProducerInstrumentMixVocalGuitarProgramming
Shanell
ShanellCredit