Nicki Minaj Height, Weight, Age, Biography, Affairs, Favorite things & More


Real NameOnika Tanya Maraj
NicknameNicki The Harajuku Barbie, Nicki Lewinski, The Harajuku Barbie, Nicki The Ninja
Physical Stats & More
Heightin centimeters- 157 cm
in meters- 1.57 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 2”
Weight (approx.) in Kilograms- 62 kg
in Pounds- 137 lbs
Eye ColourDark Brown
Hair ColourBlack
Personal Life
Date of Birth8 December 1982
Age (as in 2016)34 Years
Birth PlaceSaint James, Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago
Zodiac sign/Sun signSagittarius
HometownQueens, New York, U.S.
SchoolLaGuardia High School, Manhattan.
Educational QualificationsHigh School
DebutAlbum - Pink Friday
Film - Ice Age: Continental Drift (2012)
FamilyFather- Robert Maraj (Financial Executive, Part-time Gospel)
Mother- Carol Maraj (Worked in Accounting earlier. Gospel Singer)
`Nicki Family
EthnicityTrinidadians of African heritage
Robert additionally of Asian Indian heritage
Fan Mail AddressNicki Minaj
Category 5 Entertainment, Inc.
1601 Cloverfield Blvd.
S Tower
Suite 200
Santa Monica, CA 90404
Favorite DesignersAlexander McQueen
Gianni Versace
Christian Louboutin
InspirationsJay Z and Foxy Brown
Boys, Affairs and More
Marital StatusUnmarried
Affairs/BoyfriendsSafaree Samuels (2002-2014)
Meek Mill (2014-present)
Current Relationship StatusIn a relationship with Meek Mill
Money Factor
Net WorthAbout $70 million

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Some Lesser Known Facts About Nicki Minaj

  • Does Nicki Minaj Smoke ? Yes
  • Does Nicki Minaj drink alcohol ? Yes
  • Both her first and second i.e. Pink Friday (2010) and Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded (2012) albums peaked to number one on Billboard 200.
  • Nicki became the first female solo artist to have seven consecutive top ranking on Billboards in 2010.
  • She was one of the judges in the 12th American Idol in 2013.
  • Minaj was the first female to be selected for the MTV’s Annual Hottest MC List. 
  • The New York Times said that some people consider her the most influential female wrapper of all time.
  • She is known for her distinctive rapping style which is a mix of different accents (especially British Cockney), fast flow of lyrics and inclusion of alter egos.
  • She has been popular for her weird colorful costumes.
  • Nicki Minaj has been nominated 10 times for a Grammy, won 10 BET Awards, 3 MTV Video Music Awards and two People’s Choice Awards.
  • Nicki’s family wasn’t really strict, but she wanted a strict household!
  • Minaj wanted to be an actress but when that didn’t go well, she worked as a waitress in Red Lobster but was fired for misbehaving with the customers. She worked a lot of jobs and was fired at least for 15 times for the same reason.
  • She worked few white collar jobs too including administrative assistant, customer service and an office manager for a Wall Street company.
  • Nicki Minaj’s mentor is Lil Wayne which reflects in her music through her style the way she includes metaphors, punch lines and word play.
  • She doesn’t mind the bubblegum rap she did/does because it got her the attention she needed.
  • She has inclusion of alter egos in her songs which go way back to her childhood when she used the alter egos as a means of escape. She liked her fantasy world better than the one she was living in.
  • Some of her alter egos include Roman Zolanski (She says her twin angry brother) and Nicki Teresa when she put on the red wig.
  • Minaj and friends used to recite Jay-z’s lyrics when she was in school.
  • She takes Betsey Johnson as her fashion inspiration that she takes to be as free spirited.
  • She has endorsed quite a few brands including MAC Cosmetics, Adidas and Pepsi.
  • Nicki is the only woman that has been listed on Forbes’s Hip Hop Cash Kings list.
  • Her cousin  Nicholas Telemaque was killed in the neighborhood. She has made a reference in her song Champion.
  • Several songs on Pinkprint were inspired by her separation with Safaree Samuel. She has also mentioned in her song “All Things Go” that she had an abortion when she was a teenager.