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Nicki Minaj Takes To Twitter To Continue BET Rant – Iggy Azalea Responds

July 2nd, 2014 5:33pm EDT
Nicki Minaj Takes To Twitter To Continue BET Rant – Iggy Azalea
Nicki Minaj continued to talk about female writers and their impact on Hip-Hop after her statements during the BET awards were considered a slight against Iggy Azalea.

On Sunday night while accepting the award for Best Female Hip-Hop Artist, Minaj went on a tear and talked about everything from a near-death experience to other musicians in her field. She said in part, “What I want the world to know about Nicki Minaj is when you hear Nicki Minaj spit, Nicki Minaj wrote it... No, no, no shade.” It was assumed Minaj was referring to rumors Iggy doesn't write many of her songs and instead uses...

Nicki Minaj Opens Up About Near-Death Experience At BET Awards

June 30th, 2014 12:28pm EDT
Nicki Minaj Opens Up About Near-Death Experience At BET Awards
At the BET Awards on Sunday night, Donald Sterling and rapper Rick Ross became the butt of some jokes, but Nicki Minaj gave a startling revelation upon winning her fifth award for Best Female Hip-Hop Artist.

She thanked her fellow Young Money rapper Lil Wayne and bragged about writing her own verses, but in a shocking turn of events she revealed that she recently thought she was going to die. She told the crowd, "The other day, literally I didn't tell anybody this, I really thought I was about to die. Like, I was saying my prayers to die. And I didn't even want to call the ambulance be...

BET Awards Highlights: Chris Brown's Surprise Performance, Beyonce's Triple Win, More!

June 30th, 2014 10:05am EDT
BET Awards Highlights: Chris Brown's Surprise Performance, Beyon
Even though she didn't attend the event, Beyonce was one of the big winners at Sunday night's BET Awards, taking home trophies for Best Female R&B/Pop Artist, the FANdemonium Award, and Best Collaboration for "Drunk in Love" with husband Jay Z.

The couple is currently in the midst of their "On The Run" tour and were unable to attend the show in person, but they closed the event with a taped performance of "Partition."

Actor/comedian hosted the show, which kicked off with Pharrell Williams, who sang "Come Get it Bae" with Missy Elliott. The pair also performed their 2003 hit "Pass That Dut...

20 Of The Dirtiest Rap Songs

June 29th, 2014 6:00pm EDT
20 Of The Dirtiest Rap Songs
Historically, hip-hop has no shortage of raunchiness. For years, hip-hop artists have pushed the boundaries, never being shy about spitting about a 'three-letter word’ – sex, that is. No need to blush yet – that’s what the list of 20 of the dirtiest rap songs is for! The list doesn't include every filthy rap track, but there's definitely a wealth featured in no particular order.

#1 Missy Elliott, "Work It"

from Under Construction (2002)

"Work It" is a crowning achievement for the critically acclaimed Missy Elliott. As addictive and revered as it is, "Work It" is equally risqué, ...

10 Musicians You Either Adore Or Loathe

June 24th, 2014 7:00pm EDT
10 Musicians You Either Adore Or Loathe
Musicians, artists, actors, and celebrities in general tend to have unique personalities. Some of those personalities are so strong that they can be considered divisive – "polarizing" if you will.

The list is long and filled with artists and bands from across all genres. But, there's no need to filter through the musicians to label the ‘offenders’ in your head. We've got the top ten right here, starting with...

#10 Kanye West

It seems no matter how fast Justin Bieber drives or how provocative Miley Cyrus becomes, no one can supersede the master of polarization – Kanye West. West...

Nicki Minaj Goes Soft With 'Pills N Potions' Music Video

June 10th, 2014 3:00pm EDT
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Nicki Minaj has turned to slow R&B for her latest single, Pills N Potions, and now the mesmerizing music video has hit the web.

The video appears to be associating drugs with candy (or at least using drugs as if it were candy), as bunnies appear giving pills through PEZ dispensers and evoke the idea of Easter candy. Minaj even puts on bunny ears for a while. She sings, "I'm angry but I still love you / Pills and potions / We're overdosing /Can't stand it, but I still love you."

The video gets surreal as Minaj "cries" metallic waterfalls and sways in front morphing backdrops. The Game ap...

Nicki Minaj planning beach wedding?

June 5th, 2014 9:20pm EDT
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Nicki Minaj would like to get married on a beach.
The 'Starships' hitmaker, who has recently sparked rumors she's engaged to her boyfriend of 10 years Safaree Samuels, has already starting planning her big day and has an ideal location in mind.
She told In Touch Weekly magazine: "I'd want it to be on a beach somewhere, like Turks and Caicos."
The 31-year-old rapper has also already lined up her dresses for her big day and is adamant she'll have at least three wardrobe changes throughout the romantic event.
She said: "I'm gonna have 10 [dresses] ... OK, maybe more like three -- a big prin...

Iggy Azalea blasts her critics and fans

June 2nd, 2014 3:20pm EDT
Iggy Azalea
Iggy Azalea has blasted her critics for doing nothing with their lives.
The 'Fancy' hitmaker, who was bombarded with a stream of negative comments from Nicki Minaj's fans, slammed her haters in a series of angry posts on Twitter today (02.06.14), and also hit back at her own supporters for participating in "disgusting" "fan wars."
The 23-year-old Australian star tweeted: "Just remember while your all at home online cracking jokes about artists etc that Most of you have done NOTHING. NOTHING! With your lives (sic).
"Don't flex someone else's achievements. So many of you Internet kids quote t...

Nicki Minaj Shows Her Sexy Curves While Hosting A Liquid Pool Party; Releases Lyric Video For New Single, 'Pills N Potions'

May 27th, 2014 8:01pm EDT
 Nicki Minaj Shows Her Sexy Curves While Hosting A Liquid Pool P
Nicki Minaj hosted an evening at the Liquid Pool Lounge inside the Aria Resort & Casino in Las Vegas over the weekend, showing off her sexy curves in a nude La Perla dress paired with Roberto Cavalli shoes.

The singer recently released a hot new single called "Pills N Potions" that some are calling the song of the summer.

The new single debuted last week and got a lyric video as well over the weekend...

Nicki, who is set to release her third album, "The Pink Print," later this year, told New York radio station Power 105.1's 'The Breakfast Club' morning show that she likes the idea th...

Nicki Minaj likes being lusted after

May 21st, 2014 3:20pm EDT
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Nicki Minaj doesn't mind being lusted after by her fans.
The 'Pills N Potions' hitmaker admits she likes the idea of men looking at sexy pictures of her while they pleasure themselves.
She said: "I never really think about dudes doing that I guess, but I mean hey, if I can cause somebody some pleasure and not even be there then why not."
The Game, who was previously linked to Khloé Kardashian, recently revealed he had a crush on Nicki after she wrote on Twitter that she was "single n ready to mingle (sic)."
The rapper, real name Jayceon Terrell Taylor, posted a picture of her on Instagram, ...

Celebrities Who Have Dyed Their Hair Crazy Colors

May 21st, 2014 3:05am EDT
Celebrities Who Have Dyed Their Hair Crazy Colors
Reality star Kylie Jenner dyed her hair partially blue last week, making a stir at the Billboard Music Awards. She arrived on the red carpet with her shoulder length-hair looking as though it had been dipped in an ice blue dye.

Her bold fashion decision wasn't exactly embraced by mom Kris Jenner, particularly since Kylie did it prior to her sister Kim Kardashian's upcoming wedding.

Jenner, 16, told E! News: "One day I was just like, 'I'm going blue'. They're all really p****d. My mom was like 'you look like a Skittle.' I was like, 'I'm gonna have this for two years now that you said that....

Nicki Minaj 'absolutely' planning more acting

May 19th, 2014 6:20pm EDT
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Nicki Minaj will "absolutely" be doing more acting in the future.
The 'Starships' rapper made her debut movie appearance in 'The Other Woman' opposite Cameron Diaz and Kate Upton earlier this year, and now has a taste for the big screen.
She told MTV: "Absolutely, I'm going to do other stuff in acting.
"I was super nervous, I'm not usually nervous with my music, so that was the only difference. But other than that it's still about trying to do your best."
The 31-year-old singer was encouraged by the movie's performance at the box office, where it opened at number one at the box office i...

10 Celebrities Who Are A Pain To Deal With

May 10th, 2014 4:00pm EDT
10 Celebrities Who Are A Pain To Deal With
There are some celebrities out there who are appreciative of the people of whom they work. They love coming into work every day and are just a pleasure to be around. On the other hand, there are celebrities who feel that your job should be taking care of their every wish and command. Yes, they have the kind of money to hire people like that, but these select celebrities are just that difficult to deal with. We're looking at you, Lindsay Lohan.

Lindsay Lohan

Lindsay is the type of girl that walks into a place and acts like she owns it. Not only that, but it's more likely than not th...

Nicki Minaj Shares Smoking Hot Bikini Shots From The Set Of Her New Ad

May 9th, 2014 5:55pm EDT
Nicki Minaj Shares Smoking Hot Bikini Shots From The Set Of Her
Nicki Minaj's recent makeover in which she's ditched the crazy wigs and gone for a more natural look is paying off.

The singer recently did a shoot for adult beverage Myxfusions Moscato looking all sorts of sexy in pink and blue bikinis.

Nicki flaunts her ample curves in several of the images, which she posted to her Instagram page over the last two days. She stands in front of a geen screen with a few men dressed as sailors holding bottles of the drink, while she wears platform shoes and shows off plenty of oiled-up skin.

She described her blue outfit in the images, revealing that her t...

Nicki Minaj not worried about ageing

April 27th, 2014 3:20pm EDT
Nicki Minaj
Nicki Minaj isn't worried about getting older.
The 31-year-old rapper, who regularly posts revealing photographs of herself on her Instagram account, insists she's not bothered by the process of ageing because she's doing all she can now to help her stay looking youthful.
She told The Sun newspaper: "I don't really worry [about getting older]. However, I do take good care of my body. I drink water to help with my complexion, watch what I eat, and I really try to live a healthy lifestyle."
The brunette beauty, who is used to wearing wigs and make-up in her music videos, has recently been ex...

Nicki Minaj wants acting career

April 26th, 2014 1:10pm EDT
Nicki Minaj
Nicki Minaj wants to pursue an acting career.
The 31-year-old rapper had a small role in the new movie 'The Other Woman' alongside Cameron Diaz, Kate Upton and Leslie Mann, but she's now determined to land herself bigger and better roles in the near future.
Speaking to MTV News, she said: "I am going on auditions, and I'm trying to find the right role with the right director and the right writers. I want to be part of something from the beginning stage this time, and I want the role to be custom-made for me."
The brunette beauty, who is currently working on her third studio album, is adama...

16 Hollywood Stars & Their Supercars

April 25th, 2014 3:00pm EDT
16 Hollywood Stars & Their Supercars
Honda. Ford. Chevy. These are all household names. We see them every day driving to work, or while going to grab a cup of coffee on the corner, or from our office window. They don't do anything special to really grab your attention - they just exist to get us from point A to point B. And for most of us, that's just fine.

But for those who can afford it, vehicles offer something else - status. And those vehicles are fast and loud, and they grab -no- command attention wherever they go. Whether it's through sleek, formula 1-like styling, or monstrous engines that roar like lions and move like...

Nicki Minaj to wed in hot tub?

April 18th, 2014 4:20am EDT
Nicki Minaj
Nicki Minaj wants to get married in a hot tub.
The 'Starships' hitmaker is engaged to boyfriend and assistant Safaree Samuels and is pulling out all the stops to make sure she has an extravagant ceremony including "fire breathers" and "naked performers" on the big day.
A source said to heat magazine: "She wants to arrive by elephant, and to get soaking wet by jumping into either a pool or a hot tub for the ceremony.
"She's talking fire breathers, naked performers and actually exchanging vows in the hot tub. She wants it to be the most beautiful and outlandish do of all time."
Nicki is cons...

MTV Movie Awards Red Carpet Photos: Nicki Minaj Dazzles, Jessica Alba Smokes & JWoww's Baby Bump

April 14th, 2014 6:21am EDT
MTV Movie Awards Red Carpet Photos: Nicki Minaj Dazzles, Jessica
Nicki Minaj hit the red carpet at the Nokia Theater in Los Angeles Sunday Night for the MTV Movie Awards toning things down a bit with a black Alexander McQueen floor-length gown and pairing it with lots of gold jewelry. The singer also went with a more natural look with her makeup, which is usually as outrageous as her red carpet outfits.

Other stars looked fab on the red carpet also, including Jessica Alba, who was one of a handful of stars baring a little midsection, wearing a strapless white top that also bared her midriff.

Teen stars Bella Thorne and Debby Ryan also flashed a little ...

Nicki Minaj didn't remember Leslie Mann's name

April 3rd, 2014 10:20am EDT
Nicki Minaj
Nicki Minaj struggled to remember the name of her 'The Other Woman' co-star Leslie Mann.
The 'Starships' hitmaker makes a cameo appearance in the film and, rather than remembering the actress' moniker, she opted to just call her 'lady' instead.
Leslie said: "Nicki Minaj never remembered my name. She just referred to me as 'lady'.
"She would just say, 'Come, lady'. And I was like, 'OK!' "
However, Leslie's co-star Kate Upton thought the singer's behavior was due to her being "overwhelmed and intimidated by the actress and fellow 'The Other Woman' star Cameron Diaz.
Speaking as part of a Twit...

Nicki Minaj Shares Sexy Bikini Shots On Instagram And Sparks Rumors She's Engaged

March 11th, 2014 10:01pm EDT
Nicki Minaj Shares Sexy Bikini Shots On Instagram And Sparks Rum
Nicki Minaj has been spending some down time in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico, this week, and posting tons of selfies to her Instagram page, including a number of sexy shots while wearing a revealing bikini.

But the rapper revealed something else in one of the shots from her vacay -- a ring. On that finger.

Nicki, 31, and boyfriend Safaree Samuels, 32, marked their 10th anniversary of dating last week, and in the image Nicki posted both of them appear to be wearing wedding bands.

So far there's been no confirmation whether or not the two either got engaged or tied the knot. If they did, it woul...

Nicki Minaj helps young cancer patient's dream come true

March 10th, 2014 4:10am EDT
Nicki Minaj
Nicki Minaj is making a young superfan's dreams come true after a U.S. basketball player began an online campaign to help the cancer patient meet the rapper.

Washington Wizards star John Wall launched a drive to bring the pair together after hearing the story of Miyah, a five-year-old girl suffering from Burkitt's lymphoma.

According to, the youngester has wanted to meet the Starships hitmaker for a while, so Wall decided to call on Minaj via social media in an effort to make the little girl's dream come true.

He took to his Instagram and pages to campaign for the cel...

Nicki Minaj Posts Odd, Naked Shower Selfies On Instagram

March 6th, 2014 10:00pm EST
Nicki Minaj Posts Odd, Naked Shower Selfies On Instagram
Nicki Minaj posted a series of photos of herself post-shower on Instagram Wednesday. The naked singer is pictured in half body shots with wet hair. She didn't write any captions to explain what was going on. Perhaps a picture is worth a 1,000 words?

Fans were titillated by the shots, with some making some graphic comments about the images.

Minaj has no qualms about sharing racy photos with the world. Back in October she posted topless photos of herself wearing star-shaped, leopard-print pasties.

Meanwhile, the rapper's former hairstylist Terrence Davidson is suing the star for $30 millio...

Nicki Minaj Sued By Former Wigmaker

February 21st, 2014 10:12am EST
Nicki Minaj Sued By Former Wigmaker
Rapper Nicki Minaj's former hairstylist is suing the star for $30 million, alleging she stole ideas for her image from him.

Terrence Davidson, who was dropped by the Starships hitmaker last year due to creative differences, is taking legal action, claiming she stole his wig designs for her eye-catching style.

In court documents, he alleges he is due a substantial cut from Minaj's millions because he helped to fashion the image which propelled her to fame.

He even accuses her of costing him a fortune by convincing him not to take part in a reality TV show, according to

Nicki Minaj Apologizes For Using Malcolm X Photo To Promote 'Lookin' A** N***a'

February 14th, 2014 11:00am EST
Nicki Minaj Apologizes For Using Malcolm X Photo To Promote 'Loo
Nicki Minaj used an iconic image of civil rights leader Malcolm X to promote her new song "Lookin' Ass N*gga," and has since apologized following backlash over the move.

On Wednesday, Minaj revealed what appeared to be the artwork for her new single, which shows the late activist holding a gun and peeking through curtains. Ebony magazine originally published the image in 1964.

People immediately criticized Minaj for using the photo to promote a song in which she attacks a man for objectifying her. A petition on asks Minaj to get rid of the picture and stop "disrespecting Malco...

Nicki Minaj apologises for Malcolm X photo use

February 13th, 2014 8:40pm EST
Nicki Minaj
Hip-hop star Nicki Minaj has posted an apology online after coming under fire for using an iconic image of civil rights leader Malcolm X on the artwork for her new song.

The Starships hitmaker stirred controversy on Wednesday (12Feb14) when she released what appeared to be the cover art for the track Lookin' A** N**ga on her social networking pages, depicting the late activist holding a gun and peering through curtains - a photo which was first published in Ebony magazine in 1964.

Critics took aim at Minaj for tarnishing his legacy by using the snap for her expletive-laden tune, in which ...

Mariah Carey slams Nicki Minaj

February 13th, 2014 6:20am EST
Mariah Carey
Mariah Carey has slammed Nicki Minaj.
The 43-year-old singer - who repeatedly clashed with the 'Starships' hitmaker when they were both judges on 'American Idol' last year - insisted she wants to press "delete" on her time on the show and claimed she can't even remember her fellow panelist.
Asked about the program on Power 105.1's 'Breakfast Club' radio show, she said: "I was a professional on that show, and that's all I have to say. I was a complete professional."
When one of the hosts said: "Nicki was late though", Mariah replied "Who?"
She added: "I don't even remember what that was. Tha...

Nicki Minaj slams magazine editors for retouching cover

January 24th, 2014 3:20am EST
Nicki Minaj
Nicki Minaj has accused editors at ESPN magazine of ruining her cover shoot for the publication by retouching her image.

The Super Bass hitmaker graces the cover of the sports publication's February (14) issue, along with basketball star Kobe Bryant, but the rapper is convinced the shots are not true to life.

Minaj took to on Thursday (23Jan14) to post a photo of the cover and wrote, "When retouching goes wrong."

She posted additional pre-edited shots, including one of the photos with a caption that reads: "I love my personal unretouched photos where my forehead doesn't mys...

'American Idol' Recap: New Judges Means A New Show

January 16th, 2014 9:06am EST
American Idol
13 Years in and suddenly 'Idol' seems like it's playing catch-up.

In what it's hoping isn't its unlucky thirteenth season, 'American Idol' attempted yet another reinvention last night, veering farther away from the snide formula that made it such a breakout success all those summers ago. Gone is the ridicule, the delight at disaster and general amateur nature of the show. Instead, it's mostly good contestants and enough sob/inspiration stories to fill a week's worth of Olympics coverage.

Even worse than that, we're getting to know the contestants before they even sing a bar. Banter abound...

Nicki Minaj is a 'homebody'

January 10th, 2014 6:20pm EST
Nicki Minaj
Nicki Minaj claims she is a "homebody".
The 'Super Bass' hitmaker admits she has no interest in partying and prefers quiet nights at home and cooking meals for close friends.
The 31-year-old star told "I'm a homebody. For one month straight, I watched 'The Devil Wears Prada' until I fell asleep every night. I enjoy doing laundry. I can spend hours glued to Investigation Discovery. It's my favorite network."
She added: "I'm the best cook on the planet. My father taught me how to make curry chicken. My go-to snack is strawberry-banana yogurt."
The singer also insists that she ...

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