Nicki Minaj, (Birth Name: Onika Tanya Maraj) was born on December 8th, 1982 (35 years) in St.James, Trinidad, and Tobago. She was raised in Jamaica and Queens, New York.
Nicki Minaj has three brothers namely Jelani, Micaiah and Brandon and a sister called Ming. Her father, Robert has worked for American Express. Her mother is a gospel singer. She has been in relationships with producer Safaree Samuels, rapper Meek Mill, and Nas.
She graduated from LaGuardia High School where she studied acting and singing. She started a contest on Twitter in May 2017 to help fans pay for tuition. She became a judge on American Idol’s 12th season alongside Randy Jackson, Mariah Carey and Keith Urban. She was a supporting actor in the romantic comedy The Other Woman. She is friends with Kate Upton, Foxy Brown, Ariana Grande and Keke Wyatt. She has released three platinum-selling albums to date. They include The Pink Print, Pink Friday and Pink Friday Roman Reloaded.