Personal Life and Early Life
On December 8, 1982, Nicki Minaj was born Onika Tanya Maraj in Saint James, Trinidad, and Tobago. She has an elder brother and sister, as well as a younger brother and sister. As a kid, she resided with her grandma in Saint James. Carol Minaj, Minaj’s mother, had come to New York City to attend Monroe College. Nicki’s mother relocated the children to Queens, New York when she was five years old. During Minaj’s childhood, Carol worked in the payroll and accounting divisions. Minaj’s father had a harsh temper and was hooked to alcohol and other drugs. He set fire to the family home in December 1987.
Minaj auditioned for and was admitted into Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School of Music, Art, and Performing Arts. She aspired to be an actor and was cast in the Off-Broadway production “In Case You Forget” after graduating from high school. Nicki supplemented her acting money by working at Red Lobster in the Bronx. She was fired because she was disrespectful to customers. Minaj went on to say she was fired from “at least 15 jobs” for being disrespectful.
She grew up as a rapper; even as a youngster, she had no interest in performing songs in the normal fashion. She enjoyed rapping with diverse voices, which has become an important component of her vocal style. She is one of the few female rappers that actually question the male-dominated hip-hop music business.
Nicki got engaged to Safaree Samuels in 2008. However, the couple canceled it. Nicki was believed to be dating Drake, another rapper, in 2009. She had a brief romance with Lil Wayne in 2011. In 2013, she was speculated to be dating actor Zac Efron. She was in a public relationship with Meek Mill from 2014 to 2016, however, the relationship ended as well. Minaj began dating childhood friend Kenneth “Zoo” Petty in December 2018. In August 2019, she applied for a marriage license. On October 21, 2019, she declared their official marriage.
Nicki Minaj Net Worth
Nicki Minaj’s Salary
$29 million Per Year
|Net Worth:||$100 Million|
|Salary:||$29 Million Per Year|
|Date of Birth:||8th December 1982 (39 years old)|
|Height:||5 ft 1 in (1.57 m)|
|Profession:||Singer, Actor, Rapper, Musician, Artist, Singer-songwriter, TV Personality, Voice Actor, Composer, Visual Artist|
|Nationality:||United States of America|
In her career, Nicki Minaj has been nominated for 277 awards and has won 191.She has received over 100 honors, including six American Music Awards, ten BET Awards, four Billboard Music Awards, three MTV Video Music Awards, and two People’s Choice Awards.
She has been nominated for 10 Grammy Awards, two ‘International Dance Music Awards,’ a ‘Japan Gold Disc Award,’ four ‘Teen Choice Awards,’ and other honors.
Nicki Minaj Net Worth
As of this writing, Nicki Minaj has a net worth of $100 million and earns $30 million per year. She amassed the majority of her net worth from album sales and music tours.
Nicki also makes a lot of money through endorsement deals with huge brands like Pepsi. She has also appeared on the covers of various beauty magazines.