Lil Wayne Bans Young Money From Summer Jam Following Hot 97 Diss To Nicki Minaj

Grammy-winning rapper Lil Wayne has announced his Young Money team, which consists of Drake and Nicki Minaj, will not appear at tonight’s annual Hot 97 Summer Jam concert.

Weezy F. Baby broke the news of his decision to pull the event’s headliner Nicki Minaj amongst others Sunday evening following an alleged diss from Hot 97 radio personality Peter Rosenberg during the concert.

“Young Money ain’t doing summer jam,” Weezy tweeted June 3rd. (Lil Wayne’s Twitter)

Shortly after Wayne’s announcement, Minaj confirmed the unexpected decision.

“Not blak but on blak radio dissin blak women > RT @JAE_MILLZ Radio personality with NO personality… f*ck n*gga!!! & u ain’t even black…,” she tweeted.

“I go above and beyond for my fans. But won’t ever go against wayne’s word. What he says, goes.”

“I’d like to thank the staff @ philly & boston summer jams for treating their guests w/respect! Had a blast.” (Nicki Minaj’s Twitter)

According to reports, Wayne’s pulling of his Young Money team was the result of Rosenberg calling out Nicki Minaj’s “Starships” anthem.

Oh dear!

 

Nicki Minaj Ordered To Rest Her Voice

Rapper Nicki Minaj has been ordered to rest her voice for two weeks following the end of her North American tour.

The Starships hitmaker wrapped up the trek on Sunday with a show in Vancouver, Canada, and she is now facing 14 days of silence on doctor’s orders.

When asked by a Twitter.com fan about her voice, the singer replied, “The doctor has asked me to take 2 wks (weeks) of voice rest.”

However, Minaj still wants to perform at V Festival as planned this weekend, as well as a show in Dublin, Ireland on 21 August, and is considering going against the medical advice.

She adds, “But… I’d have 2 miss both shows… 2 UK festivals, + Dublin. I’ll keep u (sic) posted. What’s a girl to do???”

Tbh she doesn’t need to say nothing…I can just look at her all day and be content!

Nicki Minaj Pepsi Commercial “Now In A Moment” Premieres…

Nicki Minaj becomes the new face of the beverage conglomerate.

Nicki Minaj is making a few big moves in anticipation of her upcoming sophomore album Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded.

According to Forbes.com, Minaj will become the face of Pepsi’s new product “Pop,” with plans for the campaign to begin soon. The Harajuku Barbie already filmed a commercial for the drink last month in South America, with footage taken on set that can be viewed below.

“You’ll see the commercial probably in the next two months,” said Derek Jackson, the Glu agency chief who brokered the deal. “That’ll be a segue into a new beverage Pepsi has, called ‘Pop,’ and she’ll be the face of the brand … it’s going to be explosive.”

Additionally, Billboard.biz reports that the Young Money rapstress has exited her deal with Creative Arts Agency and signed with Blueprint Group for representation. The deal encompasses booking, branding and other representation, and materialized in early March

Nicki Minaj: ‘Beez In The Trap’ Tribute To Strippers’

Nicki Minaj says that the music video for ‘Beez In The Trap’ was made as a homage to her stripper fans.

The Young Money princess released the visuals for the Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded single over the weekend, and sees her flashing wads of cash wearing little clothing, surrounded by lapdancers in a club.

Speaking about the treatment for the video, Nicki told MTV News: “When I was doing my mixtapes, I would perform in strip clubs, I would perform in clubs and it was just like some of my most die-hard fans would be in these places.”

“I wanted to kinda like honour them – kinda honour all my girls in the club and just say, ‘Thank you for the support’. When I see the strippers and all of that, they always show me love, so I wanted to kinda make a video around them.”

Congrats on the number #1 Nicki!

What are your thoughts on the music video?

Nicki Minaj in teeny weeny pink bikini for New Video

This week Nicki Minaj’s video shoot caused a lot of mayhem in Hawaii!

Her costume for the ‘Starships’ video is a teeny weeny pink bikini. The video is shot by Anthony Mandler, who also shot the Tyrese cover photography for Profyle Magazine. He tweeted to Nicki after the shoot saying #starships was a wild ride. @nickiminaj We def turned it upside down. British GQ cover next.”

Nicki says the video should be out before her new album Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded which currently has a release date of   April 3rd.