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Rapper Nicki Minaj announces retirement

Sep 06, 2019 - 9:26 AM

'I've decided to retire and have my family,' Nicki Minaj reveals on Twitter

Janet Jackson, 50 Cent to perform for Saudi after Nicki Minaj cancels

Jul 18, 2019 - 1:02 PM

Janet Jackson and rapper 50 Cent take the place of Nicki Minaj, who cancelled her Saudi show in support for women's rights

Cancellation of Nicki Minaj Saudi concert stirs online anger

Jul 10, 2019 - 9:57 PM

The singer announce she has pulled out of the July 18 concert in a show of support for women's and gay rights in Saudi Arabia

Nicki Minaj cancels Saudi concert over women's rights concerns

Jul 10, 2019 - 7:53 AM

'It would break me if even one of my fans were arrested, or BEATEN for expressing themselves,' Nicki Minaj tweeted

Rapper Nicki Minaj to perform in Saudi Arabia

Jul 04, 2019 - 11:11 AM

The news triggers mixed reactions online as the ultra-conservative kingdom loosens their conventional restrictions on entertainment

Cardi B and Nicki Minaj feud heats up in apparent altercation

Sep 08, 2018 - 5:32 PM

Cardi has allegedly attacked Nicki at a New York Fashion Week party

CARDI B. The 'Bodak Yellow' rapper allegedly attacks Nicki Minaj at a party in New York City. Screenshot from

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Aug 02, 2018 - 8:50 PM

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Nicki Minaj hunting for Tracy Chapman as album waits

Aug 02, 2018 - 3:34 PM

The rapper is seeking permission to use a sample from one of Chapman's songs for her album, whose release date has been pushed to August 10

Rapper Nicki Minaj arrives for the 2018 Met Gala on May 7, 2018, at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York. / AFP PHOTO / Angela WEISS

Berita selebriti hari ini: Jumat, 10 November 2017

Nov 10, 2017 - 11:29 AM

Rangkuman berita seputar selebriti dan dunia hiburan yang tidak boleh Anda lewatkan

IN PHOTOS: Stars at the MTV Video Music Awards 2017

Aug 28, 2017 - 5:30 PM

See what Katy Perry Nicki Minaj Gal Gadot Demi Lovato and more wore on the red carpet

Nicki Minaj bagi-bagi beasiswa lewat akun Twitternya

May 09, 2017 - 8:42 AM

Tunjukkan nilai sempurnamu yang bisa kuverifikasi ke sekolah dan aku akan membayarnya

Nicki Minaj berbagi beasiswa pendidikan pada penggemarnya lewat akun Twitter. Foto oleh Kevin Winter/Getty Images/AFP.

Nicki Minaj becomes college benefactor through Twitter

May 09, 2017 - 7:54 AM

Show me straight A s that I can verify with your school and I ll pay it Who wants to join THAT contest? ? Dead serious

RAP STAR. Singer Nicki Minaj performs onstage during the 2016 American Music Awards at Microsoft Theater on November 20, 2016 in Los Angeles, California. Kevin Winter/Getty Images/AFP

Ketika karya desainer Indonesia dikenakan oleh Nicki Minaj

Apr 24, 2017 - 5:31 PM

Sebuah topeng rancangan Rinaldy Yunardi dikenakan oleh Nicki Minaj di video klip terbarunya

Nicki Minaj mengenakan aksesoris topeng rancangan desainer Rinaldy Yunardi di video klip terbarunya yang bertajuk 'No Frauds'. Foto dari akun Instagram Rinaldyyunardi.

Berita selebriti hari ini: Rabu, 22 Maret 2017

Mar 22, 2017 - 10:59 AM

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FOTO: Para artis di 'red carpet' MTV Video Music Awards 2016

Aug 29, 2016 - 10:17 AM

Lihat apa yang dipakai Beyonce Holland Roden Nicki Minaj dan masih banyak lagi ke MTV VMA 2016

KARPET MERAH. Nicki Minaj, Beyonce, dan Holland Roden di karpet merah MTV VMA. Foto dari Instagram/mtv

IN PHOTOS: Stars on the red carpet, MTV Video Music Awards 2016

Aug 29, 2016 - 8:20 AM

See what Beyonce Holland Roden Nicki Minaj and more wore to the MTV VMAs

Fantasia Barrino latest international star to praise Darren Espanto

Feb 04, 2016 - 2:13 PM

Darren s voice has been praised by Nicki Minaj Ashton Kutcher and Jessie J before too

DARREN FANS. Nicki Minaj, Jessie J, and Fantasia Barrino praise Darren's covers of 'Chandelier' and 'I Believe.' Photos by Paul Buck/Michael Nelson/EPA, Screengrab from Instagram/tasiasword

Spice Girls, Nicki Minaj react to Adele's 'Carpool Karaoke'

Jan 16, 2016 - 9:20 PM

Some of the Spice Girls and Nicki Minaj saw Adele covering Wannabe and Monster on James Corden s show and loved it

LOVING ADELE. Nicki Minaj, Geri Halliwell, and Victoria Beckham all praised Adele's 'Carpool Karaoke' with James Corden. Adele covered a Spice Girls and a Nicki Minaj song in the segment. File photos by Paul Buck, Will Oliver, Andrew Cowie/EPA

Nicki Minaj performs at Angola concert despite criticism

Dec 20, 2015 - 12:30 PM

Critics say that Nicki s concert is an endorsement of President Jose Eduardo dos Santos authoritarian rule

NICKI MINAJ. The rapper performs at her Angola concert in spite of criticism that it endorses President Jose Eduardo dos Santos' authoritarian rule. Screengrab from Instagram/nickiminaj

Nicki Minaj criticized over Angola concert plans

Dec 17, 2015 - 11:15 PM

Activists say that Minaj s performance would endorse the authoritarian rule of long time President Jose Eduardo dos Santos

Nicki Minaj speaks up on Miley Cyrus MTV VMA blast

Oct 07, 2015 - 10:31 PM

The fact that you feel upset about me speaking on something that affects black women makes me feel like you have some big balls Nicki says of Miley

NICKI MINAJ. The rapper publicly called out pop star Miley Cyrus at the 2015 MTV Video Music Awards for Miley's comments made about Nicki when Nicki expressed disappointment for not being nominated for video of the year. This photo shows Nicki at the VMA red carpet. Photo by Mark Ralston/AFP

Nominasi MTV Europe Music Award 2015

Sep 16, 2015 - 5:20 PM

Taylor Swift masuk dalam 9 kategori sedangkan NOAH masuk sebagai nominasi artis terbaik di Asia Tenggara

BORONG NOMINASI. Taylor Swift menjadi penyanyi dengan jumlah nominasi terbanyak di ajang MTV EMA 2015 tahun ini. Foto oleh Paul Buck/EPA

WATCH: Nicki Minaj calls out Miley Cyrus at MTV VMAs 2015

Aug 31, 2015 - 11:03 AM

Miley had earlier weighed in on Nicki Minaj and Taylor Swift s Twitter exchange after Nicki expressed disappointment that she wasn t nominated for Video of the Year

Photo by Paul Buck/EPA (Nicki) and Frazer Harrison/Getty Images/AFP (Miley)

WATCH: Taylor Swift, Nicki Minaj perform together at MTV VMAs 2015

Aug 31, 2015 - 10:33 AM

The two appear together after their misunderstanding last month

Reclaiming the booty: Nicki Minaj shows black women's challenges

Jul 26, 2015 - 10:56 AM

The failure of Anaconda to land a nomination in the top category at MTV s Video Music Awards leads Minaj to speak out about the music industry preferring women with very slim forms

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Jul 24, 2015 - 6:33 PM

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Taylor Swift apologizes in MTV VMA issue

Jul 24, 2015 - 9:15 AM

Taylor admits to Nicki Minaj that she was wrong

TAYLOR SWIFT. The singer apologized to Nicki Minaj on Twitter for misunderstanding a series of tweets. Screengrab from Instagram/taylorswift

Katy Perry comments on Taylor Swift's tweet to Nicki Minaj

Jul 23, 2015 - 9:14 AM

Katy Perry makes a pointed comment about Taylor Swift s earlier tweet on women being pitted against each other

Taylor Swift responds to Nicki Minaj's tweets on the MTV VMAs

Jul 22, 2015 - 1:36 PM

Taylor and Nicki have a Twitter exchange after the nominations for the MTV VMAs are announced

VIDEO OF THE YEAR. Nicki Minaj's 'Anaconda' was not nominated for the Video of the Year VMA, but Taylor Swift's 'Bad Blood' was. Photo of Nicki from Facebook/Nicki Minaj

WATCH: Katy Perry, Beyonce, more star in new Madonna video

Jun 19, 2015 - 12:45 AM

The music video also features artists like Miley Cyrus Nicki Minaj and Kanye West

WATCH: Nicki Minaj arrives at the MGM Grand for #MayPac

May 03, 2015 - 12:05 PM

Nicki Minaj catches the superfight live

Why Nicki Minaj is my feminist icon

Mar 16, 2015 - 9:59 AM

Nicki Minaj represents a feminism that is oft frowned upon because she is brash and unashamedly sexual Does this make her any less a feminist than Emma Watson?

Nicki Minaj tour manager stabbed to death

Feb 19, 2015 - 10:36 AM

The police described the alleged assailant as a 30 year old man with a full beard

NICKI'S TOUR MANAGER GONE TOO SOON. It was reported that Nicki Minaj's tour manager was stabbed to death along with another member of her entourage

IN PHOTOS: Best dressed at the 2015 Grammys

Feb 09, 2015 - 12:12 PM

Rihanna Iggy Beyonce John Legend and more

STUNNING PIECES. These are just some of the best looks of the evening. Photos by Jason Merritt/Valerie Macon/AFP

Nicki Minaj apologizes for Nazi imagery in video

Nov 12, 2014 - 10:13 AM

Minaj says that the inspiration for the video was in fact the cartoon series Metalocalypse

Red carpet rundown: MTV Video Music Awards 2014

Aug 25, 2014 - 2:35 PM

Adam Levine and Behati Prinsloo Beyonce Taylor Swift Miley Cyrus the Kardashians and more featured outfits from the red carpet

Webhits: The game before the game

Jun 09, 2014 - 8:00 AM

Watch how world renowned football players put their game face on before the 2014 World Cup

Anne Curtis to have 'E! News Asia Special'

Sep 04, 2013 - 3:03 PM

Another feather to her already heavily festooned cap episode to air this month

ANOTHER FEATHER. The first Filipina celebrity to have her own E! News special. Photos by Peter Imbong

Chris Brown suffers seizure

Aug 11, 2013 - 7:24 PM

Intense fatigue and extreme emotional stress send singer to the hospital

STRESS. Legal battles are taking their toll on the singer, says rep

Mariah Carey, Nicki Minaj leave ‘Idol’

May 31, 2013 - 2:31 PM

Mariah Carey and Nicki Minaj will not return for another season of the talent show

GOODBYE IDOL. 'American Idol' judges Mariah Carey and Nicki Minaj will not return for another season. Photos from American Idol Facebook page

Paris Hilton to release second album

May 24, 2013 - 12:49 PM

Paris Hilton signs a new record deal under Cash Money Records

SHE'S BACK. Paris Hilton returns to the music industry. Photo from the 'Paris Hilton' Facebook page

'Idol' judges to be replaced next season

May 11, 2013 - 6:30 PM

None of the current American Idol season 12 judges will be back for the next season

ALL JUDGES ELIMINATED. 'American Idol' is going on a complete overhaul to save its dwindling ratings. Photo from the 'American Idol' Facebook page

AI season 12: Top 3 performances

May 09, 2013 - 8:24 PM

American Idol s top 3 sing 3 songs each in one night

TOP 3. Who will make it to the finals? Photo from the American Idol Facebook page

'American Idol' to replace Mariah with J.Lo?

Apr 26, 2013 - 7:20 PM

Is American Idol letting go of judge Mariah Carey?

IS MARIAH GETTING THE PINK SLIP? Rumors are circulating about Mariah Carey being ousted from 'American Idol'. Photo from the Mariah Carey Facebook page

AI season 12: Burnell Taylor eliminated

Apr 05, 2013 - 9:42 PM

American Idol season 12 s Burnell Taylor gets eliminated

BURNELL SAYS GOODBYE. Burnell Taylor's emotional performance wasn't moving enough for a save. Photo from the American Idol Facebook page

Nicki Minaj: AI’s biggest diva?

Mar 27, 2013 - 4:37 PM

With her chronic tardiness enormous posse and sassiness Nicki Minaj is American Idol s resident diva

DIVA IN THE HOUSE. Nicki Minaj may be American Idol's diva, but she's also the show's best judge, according to some viewers. Photo from the 'Nicki Minaj' Facebook page

AI season 12: Paul Jolley eliminated

Mar 22, 2013 - 10:26 PM

Eight weeks remain in the shorter reformatted reality talent show

SECOND TO GO. Paul Jolley in his March 20 (March 21 MNL) performance. Photo from the American Idol Facebook page

AI season 12: Curtis Finch Jr eliminated

Mar 15, 2013 - 11:23 AM

A Nicki Minaj favorite is the first to leave the Top 10

HE BELIEVED. AI judges Keith Urban, Nicki Minaj, Randy Jackson, and Mariah Carey were not in agreement to 'save' Curtis Finch Jr. and keep him in the show. Photo from the American Idol Facebook page

AI season 12: 'Music of the American Idols'

Mar 14, 2013 - 1:05 PM

The top 10 step into the shoes of past Idols in the March 13 March 14 MNL episode

WHO DO YOU THINK IMPRESSED THEM? Tell us what you think after watching the performances below. Photo from the American Idol Facebook page