Tobago-born rapper and pop singer Onika Tanya Maraj, popularly known as Nicki Minaj has revealed that none but a female rapper ever did a song with her or congratulated her on her billboards accomplishments.
Concise news reports that Nicki Minaj, in a post on her Instagram handle said “nowadays, it’s become cool to pretend u weren’t influenced by other artists. S/O to the ones big enough to do it: Kash, Asian, Cuban, Saweetie, Meg, Malibu, etc.”
Stating that the female rappers are not obliged to congratulate her on her achievements, she said “I didn’t mind. Just like Beyoncé isn’t obligated to congratulate or collaborate with Normani, etc.”
The American rapper, who is reportedly getting married to her childhood friend, Kenneth Petty recounted how she released her first mix-tape 12 years ago, saying she was proud of herself for writing the entire song herself.
Nicki Minaj further appreciated her fans, while recounting how far she has come.
She wrote: “To my fans; I love, cherish you, adore you, and thank you. God bless you.”
“Billboard, y’all wrote a piece about how a white artist influenced me, Bey & Rih?????? Where’s the article on the black girl who charted after 10 years of no female rapper charting? I didn’t influence trends I guess… go fkn figure.” she added