Onika Tanya Maraj-Petty (born December 8, 1982), known professionally as Nicki Minaj is a Trinidadian-born rapper, singer, and songwriter. She is known for her animated flow in her rapping and versatility as a recording artist.
Onika Tanya Maraj was born in Saint James on December 8, 1982. Her father was Robert Maraj (1956-2021), a financial executive and part-time gospel singer of Dougla (Afro-Trinidadian mother and Indo-Trinidadian father) descent.
Minaj has been referred to as the "Queen of Hip-Hop" and the "Queen of Rap" by several media outlets. In 2015, Vanessa Grigoriadis of The New York Times called Minaj "the world's biggest female hip hop star." Zoe Johnson of XXL called her "one of the most versatile MCs" and that she has "made millions off upbeat pop hits and traditional hip-hop sounds that cater to both her femininity and her assertive side".
Born :- Dec 08, 1982 (age 38) · Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago