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Nicki Minaj Announces Retirement From Music

Nicki Minaj Announces Retirement From Music

Nicki Minaj on Thursday surprised fans by announcing her retirement from rap, saying she was going to focus on family.

While fans are hoping this is just a stunt, Minaj revealed on her Queen Radio show on August 22 that she planned on marrying her boyfriend Kenneth Petty, according to People Magazine.

Minaj, 36, gave the news to her 20 million Twitter followers, although she had not previously said she was either pregnant or married. "To my fans, keep reppin me, do it til da death of me".

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"Blogger DM's & said artists w/ghost writers put out songs that made him feel like he "knew" who they were but that he didn't feel he "knew" who I was based on my music", the "Megatron" rapper wrote. I know you guys are happy now.

For months, Nicki has been working on her relationship with Kenny Petty, a childhood friend that she reconnected with.

Born in Trinidad, Minaj, 36, grew up in NY and has become known for her freakish alter egos and insane outfits, as well as her quirky rhymes. Nicki Minaj is fresh off the release of one of her most successful feature verses in recent years, going ham on Megan Thee Stallion's "Hot Girl Summer" with Ty Dolla $ign.


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