*She done done it again!
Nicki Minaj is showing her big ol’ boobies in her latest batch of photos.
This time, Minaj posted some selfies – minus make up – to her Instagram on Wednesday. Minaj, 31, who was apparently washing (or coloring) her hair at the time.
“I just wanted to tone down, and I met the man who changed my life — [hairstylist] Oscar James,” she told Glamour. “He was recommended to me by the beautiful Tyra Banks.”
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*Rapper Nicki Minaj’s mother wants to follow her daughter’s footsteps into the music business…gut not the secular side.
Carol Maraj is looking to launch a gospel career, and has posted a 30-second preview of her upcoming synth-pop single “God’s Been Good” on SoundCloud Monday to start her quest.
Minaj, born Onika Maraj, has yet to comment on the news, but reports suggest her mom is preparing to release her debut album this year.
*Nicki Minaj has been sued by her former wig designer, who claims she walked away from business plans, then, made money by selling wigs based on his designs without permission.
The lawsuit, filed Friday by Terrence Davidson in U.S. District Court in Atlanta, accuses the rapper (real name Onika Maraj) and Pink Personality LLC of breaking implied contracts, reneging on discussions to launch a reality TV show and a wig line, and misappropriating his wig designs. An attorney for Davidson, Christopher Chestnut, said the designer has suffered at least $30 million in losses.
“She lied, cheated, she stole from him,” Chestnut said. “That’s a misappropriation of his intellectual property.”
*Nicki Minaj may have a lot of fans, but the family of slain civil rights icon Malcolm X is not one of them.
In an exclusive statement released to the Associated Press, Ilyasah Shabazz, the daughter of Malcolm X, said Minaj’s use of the iconic picture of Malcolm X holding a rifle while looking out a window “in no way is endorsed by our family.”
UPDATE … Thursday evening, Minaj called in to Angie Martinez’s show on Hot 97 to speak on the controversy – Scroll down to listen
*To say Nicki Minaj is feeling the collective foot of the community up her poop chute is an understatement.
The negative reaction is to her usage of a photo of revered black hero Malcolm X for her new single, “Lookin A** N**ga.” (Scroll down to watch.)
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Nicki removed the image from her Instagram account, but not before swift and unapproving response from the public. In fact, she has now spoken out in defense of her faux pas.
Here’s what said via Instagram:
*Nicki Minaj has offended a slew of folk with the cover art for her new single.
The rapper uses the iconic photo of Malcolm X peering out of his window holding an M1 carbine as the cover art for her new single, “Lookin A** N**ga.” It’s slated to appear both on “Young Money: Rise of an Empire,” due March 11, and on Minaj’s forthcoming album, “The Pink Print.”
She debuted the n-word drenched song Wednesday with a Nabil-directed video, and reaction to her use of the photo was swift and mostly negative – particularly since it comes during Black History Month.