For her most recent hit, "Super Freaky Girl," Queens rapper Nicki Minaj continues to use the same formula that catapulted her into the stratosphere of mainstream pop music eleven years ago with "Super Bass." This is illustrative of the commercial music industry's cyclical nature, the history of hip-hop sampling, and Minaj's rather limited capacity to fully commit to her own artistic development.
2023 has been the year of Ice Spice, from the release of Like...?, her debut EP, to the international success of "Boy's a Liar, Pt. 2" (featuring Pinkpantheress). She has amassed a devoted following on TikTok who have called her the "Princess Diana of Gen Z" because to her easygoing charm and aptitude for catchy pop-drill tunes. Ice Spice and Nicki Minaj have collaborated on a remix of "Princess Diana" in a move that is equal parts coronation and business strategy.
The ever unapologetic Nicki Minaj brings the heat and gives no Fs on her first single of 2023, the Lumidee-sampling “Red Ruby Da Sleeze.”
YoungBoy Never Broke Again and Nicki Minaj are dropping their "WTF" collaboration next month, a track on his upcoming album, "Don't Try This At Home" YoungBoy Never Broke Again has finally secured a coveted collaboration with the Queen of Rap, Nicki Minaj, scheduled to drop a week from now.