Nicki Minaj & Skylar Grey Perform "Bed Of Lies" Live On Jimmy Fallon
Nicki Minaj Feat. Skylar Grey
To promote her newly-released album, The Pinkprint, Nicki Minaj made her way by The Jimmy Fallon Show Tuesday night for a brief interview and of course performance. After talking about working in a office and as a waitress at Red Lobster, Nicki took the stage to perform her new single “Bed Of Lies”, with help from featured artist Skylar Grey, who again took over the piano with grace. Rockin' a mink hoody & backed by a live band, Nicki delivers another sentimental performance of the record as the lights were dimmed and the ambiance was set.
In The Studio With Hit-Boy: Making Of Nicki Minaj & Beyonce's "Feeling Myself"
Following the success of “Flawless”, Nicki Minaj and Beyonce both teamed up on another Hit-Boy produced record called “Feeling Myself”, off Nicki’s newly released album, The Pinkprint. Thanks to Revolt TV, fans can now get a glimpse into the beat making process behind that record in this new clip above. Hit-Boy gives some background history on the song and shows us some of the elements that went into making of the grimey instrumental. He even shout outs SZA from TDE for co-writing part of the beat.
Nicki Minaj Talks Working With Meek Mill & Dating Rumors On Power 106
Though he's been locked up for the last five months, Meek Mill showed up on not one, but two tracks on Nicki Minaj's new album, The Pinkprint. As always, Meek's presence on the album apparently gave way to rumor that he and Minaj were dating (which seems extra absurd seeing as he was in jail leading up to it's release?).
Nicki Minaj Visits SportsCenter
Next week, the masses will finally get to hear The Pinkprint, an album that Nicki Minaj has spent the better part of the year making, marketing and hyping up in various ways. In another effort to grab our attention, she was on SportsCenter last night to perform "Win Again" and chat it up with host Kenny Mayne. Although most of the footage isn't yet available online, you can watch a brief promo clip above, via Complex.
Nicki Minaj Feat. Drake, Lil Wayne & Chris Brown "Only" Video
Nicki Minaj Feat. Drake, Lil Wayne & Chris Brown
After the apprently Nazi-inspired lyric video generated more controversy than it did props, Nicki Minaj's "Only" returns to our front page today with the official visuals.
Nicki Minaj Performs "Bed Of Lies" With Skylar Grey On SNL
While Lil Wayne struggles to get a release date from Cash Money, fellow signee Nicki Minaj is performing on SNL, in promotion of her album coming out in 2 weeks. Nicki's massive single, "Anaconda" is likely what ensured her release date, but she's released a couple singles since which have yet to get the same traction. "Bed Of Lies", the personal, Skylar Grey-assisted ballad is one of them, and while it doesn't have the star power of "Only", it seems more likely to stick around on the radio.
Nicki Minaj Stars Alongside James Franco In SNL Promo
Before Nicki Minaj makes her return to SNL this weekend as the musical guest, the rap queen stars in this new promotional clip alongside host James Franco. Laced in a black bra, Nicki and James pay tribute to the fictional character Peter Pan, and show off their “bestie” handshake in this humorous clip above. While some may find it cute, others may not be able to keep their eyes away Nicki’s exposed top.
Trey Songz Feat. Nicki Minaj "Touchin, Lovin" Video (Interactive)
Trey Songz Feat. Nicki Minaj
Trey Songz has seen his Nicki Minaj-assisted single, "Touchin, Lovin" make its way up the charts over the last few weeks, and has now released a video that should keep people coming back to the record. Fans can interact with the video by selecting different paths for Trey to take, as well as exploring his fantasies throughout.
Nicki Minaj, Big Sean, 2 Chainz & More Appear In Beats By Dre Ad
Dr. Dre has already reinvented rap production and headphones, and now he's looking to reinvent... the selfie? According to the new commercial for Beats By Dre's ever-popular Solo line, the #SoloSelfie is about to be a new thing, and it's got a serious amount of star power behind it.
Nicki Minaj Feat. Drake, Lil Wayne & Chris Brown "Only" Lyric Video
Nicki Minaj Feat. Drake, Lil Wayne & Chris Brown
Nicki Minaj got people talking when she released "Only", her new Dr. Luke-produced single last week, and she'll have people talking once again whn they get a look at the lyric video for the track. While the concept of the song was pretty straight to the point, the "Only" artwork certainly left a few questions unanswered (namely why was Drake dressed in a pope getup?). Unfortunately, the video only raises more questions, such as -- is anyone getting a Nazi vibe from this? Let the thinkpieces begin.
Cam'ron Feat. Nicki Minaj & Yummy "So Bad" Video
Cam'ron Feat. Nicki Minaj & Yummy
Killa Cam goes back to his second 1st Of The Month EP with the collaborative track "So Bad" featuring fellow New Yorker Nicki Minaj and Yummy. As Cam tends to do with his visual treatments, this one's got a storyline. Cam switches up the expected scenario of trying to work out a relationship, and attempts to work out buying a super nice piece of real estate.
Nicki Minaj Stars In MTV European Music Awards Promo
In case you missed it, Nicki Minaj has recently been tapped to host MTV's upcoming European Music Awards. While this will be her first venture into hosting duties, Minaj's fellow YMCMB label mate, Drake, was similarly honored with the same position at this year's ESPY awards.
Beyonce Feat. Nicki Minaj "Flawless (Remix)" Video (Live In Paris)
Beyoncé Feat. Nicki Minaj
When Beyonce brought out Nicki Minaj as a surprise guest during her Paris show, and the two performed the newly-released (at the time) "Flawless" remix live for the crowd, it proved surprisingly difficult to find any footage of the performance. It looks like the two were planning to use footage filmed from the performance as a music video for the "Flawless" remix, which was just released today by Queen Bey. The high-quality footage is definitely way better than any Instagram or fan-made footage you can find, so enjoy.
Lil Kim Talks Nicki Minaj, Motherhood On 106 & Park
Lil Kim has been doing interviews recently, following the release of her Hardcore mixtape, the last of which was an in-depth sit-down with The Breakfast Club. She's also paid a visit to BET's 106 & Park for a more brief interview compared to the hour-long Breakfast Club interview.
Usher Feat. Nicki Minaj "She Came To Give It To You (Behind-The-Scenes)" Video
Usher Feat. Nicki Minaj
Usher may have already dropped the official video to his Nicki Minaj-featuring new single, "She Came To Give It To You," but the promo run is not yet over. Dropping an official behind-the-scenes look at the recording of the visuals, RCA gives fans an opportunity to hear about the video's conception straight from the people in charge.
Nicki Minaj Full Set At iHeartRadio Music Festival
This weekend brings the annual iHeartRadio to Las Vegas, and among this year's performers was Nicki Minaj, who delivered an electrifying 30 minute long set last night. Now the full thing's been uploaded to YouTube, so check it out above.
Juicy J Feat. Nicki Minaj, Lil Bibby & Young Thug "Low" BTS Video
Juicy J Feat. Nicki Minaj, Lil Bibby & Young Thug
These days, we often see "behind the scenes" clips before the official video drops, but Juicy has done a more traditional roll out with "Low", giving us a look at the making of the video about a month after premiering the full length visual.Director Benny Boom gives some background on how it all came together, explaining that Juicy gave him a blueprint of what he wanted, from which he finalized the direction from.
August Alsina Feat. Nicki Minaj "No Love (Remix)" Video
August Alsina Feat. Nicki Minaj
Last week, August Alsina and Nicki Minaj got friendly in a preview for a music video for a remix of Alsina's "No Love." Today, we've got the full video. In the video, Minaj plays Alsina's girlfriend, who's clearly not down with all of the calls he gets from other girls. By the time she hops on the phone for her guest verse (singing and rapping!), she's back to fiending for Alsina's love, though she admits he's conceited and "weeded," whatever that means. Meanwhile, Alsina's dancing with another rando in the club.
August Alsina Feat. Nicki Minaj "No Love (Remix)" Video (Trailer)
August Alsina's "No Love" first appeared on his debut album, Testimony, but it got a considerable second wind when Nicki Minaj decided to hop on the remix. That version of the track is now getting the full video treatment, which, judging by "Anaconda" is also a strong suit for Minaj. Today, August has given us a sneak peak at the visuals, which feature the two artists getting close, acting out the dynamic they created in the song. Look out for the full version of the video very soon. What do you think of it so far?
Beyonce & Nicki Minaj Perform "Flawless" Remix In Paris
Beyonce and Nicki Minaj shut shit down with the "Flawless" remix earlier this summer, but since the release of the track they had yet to perform it live, until last night in Paris that is.Beyonce and Jay Z took their On The Run tour to France, and during Bey's set she brought out a very special guest, as none other than Nicki Minaj strolled out, reciting her verse from the remix. It definitely got the crowd going.