Nicki Minaj‘s net worth has been accumulated over a handful of years. As one of the most talked about performers on the planet, Nicki Minaj has been setting the world on fire ever since she came on to the scene. Whether it’s her music, some kind of Twitter beef, boyfriends, her look, and her other assets, Nicki Minaj is always at the forefront of pop cultural conversation. Within the last couple of years years, Minaj has gone from being a minor Young Money rapper to a global superstar. Coming from a difficult family history, Minaj has propelled herself into success by using her darker days as motivation to get her there.
Nicki Minaj’s Net Worth as of 2019: $80 million
Nicki Minaj’s come up from underground rapper to international pop star has been astounding, so let’s take a look back see how she got to where she is today.
July 5, 2007: Nicki Minaj releases her first mixtape , Playtime Is Over.
April 12, 2008: Minaj’s second mixtape, Sucka Free, is released.
Also in 2008, Minaj was named Female Artist of The Year at the 2008 Underground Music Awards.
August 2009: Minaj was discovered by Lil Wayne, and subsequent;y signed to Young Money Entertainment.
Also in 2009, Minaj was featured on Yo Gotti’s “5 Star Bitch”, and appeared on the tracks “BedRock” and “Roger That” on Young Money’s compilation album, We Are Young Money.
March 29, 2010: Minaj releases “Massive Attack”, the first single from her upcoming album.
June 1, 2010: After a poor performance from “Massive Attack”, “Your Love” was released, at number 14 on the Billboard Hot 100 and number-one on the Billboard Rap Songs chart.
October 2010: Minaj became the first female solo artist to have seven songs on the Billboard Hot 100 simultaneously.
November 19, 2010: Minaj’s debut studio album, Pink Friday, is released. Pink Friday‘s sales were off the charts, selling 375,000 copies in the first week and eventually becoming a platinum record.
April 2011: Minaj became opening act for Britney Spear’s Femme Fatale Tour, where she performed with Ke$ha and Britney for the hit song “Till The World Ends.”
Also in April 2011, “Super Bass” was released as the fifth single on Pink Friday, which has been certified octuple-platinum in the U.S.
August 7, 2011: Minaj experienced a ‘nip-slip’ during a live performance on Good Morning America.
February 12, 2012: Minaj became was the first solo female rapper to perform at the Grammy Awards.
April 2, 2012: Minaj’s second studio album, Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded is released.
May 16, 2012: Minaj began headlining her Pink Friday tour
October 14, 2012: Minaj began headlining her Pink Friday: Reloaded tour.
2013: Minaj was one of the judges on the twelfth season of American Idol. This would be her only season due to controversy between her and Mariah Carrey while filming.
April 25, 2014: Nicki made her feature film debut in the movie The Other Woman, playing Cameron Diaz’s character’s assistant.
June 29, 2014: Minaj became the only artist to win the BET Award for Best Female Hip-Hop Artist for five consecutive years.
August 19, 2014: The music video for Minaj’s single “Anaconda” is released. Following the video’s release, it broke the 24-hour streaming record on Vevo by accumulating 19.6 million views in its first day of release
December 12, 2014: Minaj’s third studio album, The Pinkprint, is released.
March 16, 2015: Minaj began her The Pinkprint tour. The tour gathered $13 million in revenue.
Also in March 2015, Minaj became the first female artist to chart four songs simultaneously in the top 10 of Billboard’s Mainstream R&B/Hip-Hop airplay chart.
2016 – 2017
Though Minaj didn’t release new singles in early 2016, she did confirm that she was taking on a new role as an executive producer of a new Freeform TV show based on her life growing up in Queens, New York. She also appeared in front of the camera in Barbershop: The Next Cut.
Minaj is speculated to release a single and album at the end of 2016 or beginning of 2017 and has been busy in the studio with hit-maker DJ Mustard and her boyfriend, rapper Meek Mill.
She’s not only coming up with new songs, she’s also devising some new ways of income including product endorsements and investments. Minaj always promotes the alcoholic beverage Myx Moscato, among other products on Instagram, a company for which she is a major partner. Combine that with her successful line of perfumes and her clothing line deal with K-Mart and you’ll see how the rapper’s resume is only expanding.
So there you have it: from underground New York rapper to international pop superstar, Nicki Minaj’s climb to the top has been unlike any other we have seen before. If she keeps diversifying her resume, soon she’ll be more than a rapper, but also a mogul.
Nicki Minaj blows all the fire of the rumor of her being pregnant while she was together with rapper Nas, they parted because the relationship ran out of steam.
On January 5th, on Twitter Nicki revealed that she is having sex with her boyfriend 3x or 4x times a night and they have already picked a baby name.