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Nicki Minaj Biography, Age, Height, Weight, Family, Husband, Children, Facts, Wiki & More

Updated On : December 8, 2022

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Short Biography

Nicki Minaj was born on 08-12-1982 in Saint James, Port of Spain, Trinidad And Tobago. She is a Trinidadian-American Rapper, Singer, Songwriter, Musician, Television Personality, Businessperson, Film Actress & Television Actress.

Other Name: Onika Tanya Maraj, Nicki Lewinski, Nicki The Ninja, Roman, Nicki The Harujuku Barbie
Other Professions: Singer Songwriter Musician Television Personality Businessperson Film Actress Television Actress
Appearance: Hollywood

Nicki Minaj Complete Bio & Career

Nicki Minaj’s birth name is Onika Tanya Maraj. She relocated to New York from Trinidad & Tobago with her family at the tender age of 5. She was into rapping from a very young and gave her first ever performance at the young age of 12. To study acting, she enrolled at the LaGuardia High School of Music and Art. Her acting career though never flourished and she decided to take up some steady job. Prior to beginning her singing career, she did a waitress job. 
She always dreamt of making it big in the music industry and therefore to pursue her dream she started off by serving as a back singer for local city rappers. She was spotted by Dirty Money’s CEO named Fendi and he immediately signed her after going through her MySpace page. After signing this deal, she released several mix tapes with rapper Lil Wayne. The first of many mix tapes that they released was Playtime Is Over in the year 2007. A couple of years later, she got contracted by Lil Wayne’s record label named Young Money Entertainment. She was the first female artist to be signed under Lil Wayne’s music label. Her debut album titled Pink Friday released in 2010 and it was declared triple platinum.
Her next album titled Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded was released in 2012. Like her debut album this too was a huge hit and this album’s songs like "Pound the Alarm" and "Starships" became a smash hit. Her last released album to date is The Pinkprint which released in 2104. This album too was double platinum and in this album, many star singers like Drake, Chris Brown, Ariana Grande and Beyonce made guest appearances in her album’s songs videos. 
In addition to music, she has served as a brand ambassador of various prestigious brands like Adidas Originals, Pepsi and

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Nicki Minaj Family, Relatives and Other Relations

Father Robert Maraj
Mother Carol Maraj
Brothers Jelani Maraj, Micaiah  Maraj, Brandon Lamar
Sister Ming Maraj
Husband Kenneth Petty (21-10-2019)
Son Jeremiah Maraj-Petty (30-09-2020)
Former Partner Safaree Samuels, Meek Mill (2015-2017), Kenneth Petty

She was born to Robert Maraj and Carol Maraj. She has three brothers named Jelani Maraj, Micaiah  Maraj, Brandon Lamar, and a sister named Ming Maraj. She was previously in a relationship with the rapper Safaree Samuels. After which she was in a relationship with rapper Meek Mill from 2015 to 2017. She starts dating to Kenneth Petty, her childhood friend in 2018. On 21-10-2019, she married Kenneth Petty. Together the couple has a son Jeremiah Maraj-Petty, who was born on 30-09-2020.

Nicki Minaj shared a photo with her husband Kenneth Petty & her son Jeremiah Maraj-Petty on her Instagram

Life's Important Dates Of Nicki Minaj

Body Measurements

Breast Size 40
Waist Size 28
Hip Size 42
Body Figure 40-28-42
Skin Colour Dark
Eye Colour Dark Brown
Hair Colour Black

Personal Info

Home Town Saint James, Trinidad
Nationality American
Religion Christian
Address Beverly Hills, California, U.S
School Elizabeth Blackwell Middle School 210Q, Queens
LaGuardia High School, New York City
College N/A
Qualification High School
Marital Status Unmarried
Debut As A Singer - Pink Friday (2010)
As An Actress - Ice Age Continental Drift (2012)
Best Movies The Other Woman (2014), The Pinkprint (2014), The Angry Birds Movie 2 (2019) among others
Salary USD 21 Million (in 2019)
Net Worth USD 100 Million
Official Website http://www.nickiminajofficial.com


Car Collections Lamborghini Gallardo, and Bentley Continental GT


Favorite Color Pink
Favorite Brand Gucci, Calvin Klein
Favorite Player Michael Jordan , LeBron James
Favorite Sport Basketball
Favorite Actress Zoe Saldana , Meryl Streep , Jodie Foster
Favorite Actor Tom Hanks , Will Smith , Johnny Depp
Favorite Movie Gladiator (2000) & Set It Off (1996)
Favorite Singer Lil Kim , Lil Wayne
Favorite Place New York City
Favorite Dress Mini Dress
Favorite Food Popeyes Chicken, Boneless Stew Chicken, Kit Kats, Mango Hi-Chew & Twix
Favorite Accessories Earrings
Favorite Designer Alexender McQueen, Gianni Versace & Christian Louboutin
Favorite TV Show Judge Judy

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Nicki Minaj

  • She relocated to New York with her mother at the young age of 5.
  • Prior to Nicki Minaj her stage name was ‘Cookie’ and ‘Harajuku Barbie’.
  • She became the first female singer whose 7 songs entered on Billboard hot 100.
  • During her struggling days, she was working as a waitress.
  • She is also a great cook.
  • She also became the first female artist to perform at the prestigious Yankee stadium.

Nicki Minaj Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

41 years, 6months, 16 days old age Nicki Minaj will turn 42 on 08 December, 2024. Only 5 months, 13 days, 1 hours,40 minutes has left for her next birthday.

Birthdays Celebrated on Each Day of Week

Nicki Minaj has celebrated the total number of 42 birthdays till date. See the analysis by days count and bar graph.

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