Nicki Minaj Retires to Start a Family

Posted by Imani Gabriel on

If you thought people were freaking out over the Popeye's chicken sandwich being cancelled, you should see the reactions people have to Nicki Minaj retiring from her rap career.

Nicki took to Twitter last week to announce that she has decided to retire in order to start focusing on a family with her beaux Kenneth "Zoo" Petty, who sis is currently engaged to. 

As you can guess, fans were not happy. See for yourself.

Even 50 Cent had a say on this sensitive topic.

The Megatron rapper apologizes to fans for the harsh announcement describing her tweet as "abrupt & insensitive." She also mentions that will be a discussion on Queen Radio further clarifying the topic of Nicki's retirement.  

Though retired Nicki has made many accomplishments and currently holds title that will reign way longer than her career. 

  • Nicki Minaj is the First Female Artist to rank Top 3 for the Most Billboard Hot 100 entries. Her latest collab with Megan Thee Stallion, "Hot Girl Summer" is currently at #21 on the chart. 


  • She has still surpassed the Queen of Soul Aretha Franklin's record as the female artist with the Most Billboard Hot 100 Hits with 76 entries. 

via GIPHY Yes Ms. Aretha.... we're shook too!

  • Nicki Minaj retires as the highest selling rapper of all time. 


  • She is still the 15th most followed person on Instagram with her following of 106M. 

We wish Onika and Kenneth the best in their future endeavors. We will update you guys when more news is available. 


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