Nicki Minaj is an American rapper, songwriter, singer, television reality show judge and actress. She was born Onika Tanya Maraj on Dec. 8, 1982 in Saint James, Trinidad and Tobago. “Pink Friday,” her debut album, was released in 2010. Her other albums include “Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded” and “The Pinkprint.”
“Super Bass,” “Starships,” “Anaconda,” “The Night Is Still Young” and “Beez in the Trap” are some of Nicki Minaj’s popular songs. She has won numerous awards, including 10 BET Awards, five Billboard Music Awards, four American Music Awards and three MTV Video Music Awards.
Minaj served as a judge on the 2013 “American Idol” season. The 2012 animation film “Ice Age: Continental Drift” marked her film debut. She also played a supporting character in the movie “The Other Woman.”