Nicki Minaj’s new album “Queen” — which out of the blue dropped Friday — takes royal purpose at a roster of Top 10 hip-hop artists.
Her “Barbie Dreams” monitor already has social media buzzing about males that the Queens rapper calls out on that specific tune — which makes use of the identical funky James Brown beat as Notorious B.I.G.’s “Just Playing (Dreams).” Minaj takes on Drake, 50 Cent, DJ Khaled, Young Thug and her ex, Meek Mill. Clearly, even those that have gotten intimate along with her aren’t protected.
“Meek nonetheless be in my DMs, I be having to duck him,” she raps about Mill, shading the Philly MC who she break up with early final 12 months.
Minaj additionally alludes to having had intercourse with an in-his-feelings Drake: “Drake price 100 milli, all the time busy shopping for me s - - t/But I don’t know if the p - - - y moist or if he cryin’ and s - - t.”
It’s clear that Minaj not less than tried to have relations with 50 Cent: “I attempted to f - - ok 50 for a strong hour/But all that n - - - a wanna do is speak ‘Power’ for hours.”
Meanwhile, Minaj lets DJ Khaled have it over feedback he made about not performing oral intercourse on ladies: “Had to cancel DJ Khaled/Boy, we ain’t speakin’/Ain’t no fats n - - - a tellin’ me what he ain’t eatin’.”
But the fellas aren’t the one ones who get bashed by Minaj on the 19-track, 66-minute “Queen”: The rapper additionally disses Cardi B, the artist who has emerged as the largest competitors for Minaj’s throne within the final 12 months.
“I ain’t by no means needed to strip to get the pole place,” Minaj raps on the menacing “Hard White,” in an apparent reference to former stripper Cardi B.
And on “Ganja Burns,” the atmospheric opening monitor, Minaj seems to handle rumors that Cardi doesn’t write all of her personal lyrics: “At least I can say I wrote each rap I spit.”
Elsewhere on “Queen” — the follow-up to 2014’s “The Pinkprint” — Minaj exhibits that she nonetheless reigns within the recreation, with visitors like The Weeknd (“Thought I Knew You”), Eminem (“Majesty”), Lil Wayne (“Rich Sex”), Ariana Grande (“Bed”) and Future (“Sir”) all displaying as much as pay homage.
Original article https://nypost.com/2018/08/10/nicki-minaj-takes-on-drake-50-cent-and-her-ex-in-new-album-queen/