Nicki Minaj took to Twitter to confirm her relationship status to her followers and to the world while also promising new music on Thursday morning (January 05).
Minaj wrote in a twitter post:
“To confirm, yes I am single. Focusing on my work & looking forward to sharing it with you guys really soon, have a blessed New Year. Love u.”
This comes after rumours of cheating by her former rapper boyfriend, Meek Mill, which is said to have also bought a boutique for the woman he cheated on Nicki with.
This tumultuous episode has not had an effect on Nicki’s success.
She didn’t release an album in 2016 but she was still visible to the public through appearing in the film Barbershop: The Next Cut, her release of a mobile game, “Nicki Minaj:The Empire” and voicing several collaborations such as the billboard top 5 hit “Side to Side” featuring Ariana Grande.
Nicki Minaj also got her 70th billboard top 100 with the song “Black Barbies”, with ties her in the all time second place spot with Taylor Swift.