Entertainment Nicki Minaj details new album, drops two new singles, 'Chun-Li' and 'Barbie Tingz'

22:36  12 april  2018
22:36  12 april  2018 Source:   Entertainment Weekly

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With two tweets, Minaj offered up artwork, names and Thursday (April 12) as the date for — well, what, exactly, we’re not entirely sure, but we’ll find out what “ Barbie Tingz ” and “ Chun Li ” are all about shortly.

Nicki minaj announces new singles ‘ Barbie tingz ’ and ‘ Chun - li ’. The double dose of new joints will consist of “ Barbie Tingz ” and “ Chun - Li .” Both tracks will drop at 10 a.m. PST/1 p.m. EST on Thursday (April 12).

It’s Barbz season. Nicki Minaj debuted two new singles and announced a new album on Thursday — a long-awaited return for the New York rapper and reigning hip-hop queen.

“This is the best album I’ve ever, ever, ever in my life created,” she told Zane Lowe on Beats 1, before dropping tracks “Chun-Li” – a nod to the iconic Street Fighter character — and “Barbie Tingz.” a group of people wearing costumes © Republic Records

She also spoke to Lowe about the previous beef between her ex Meek Mill and her Young Money collaborator Drake.

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Following an extended hiatus, Nicki Minaj is ready to make her long-awaited return this week with two new singles . The double dose of new joints will consist of “ Barbie Tingz ” and “ Chun - Li .” Both tracks will drop at 10 a.m. PST/1 p.m. EST on Thursday (April 12).

Nicki minaj announces new singles ‘ Barbie tingz ’ and ‘ Chun - li ’. The double dose of new joints will consist of “ Barbie Tingz ” and “ Chun - Li .” Both tracks will drop at 10 a.m. PST/1 p.m. EST on Thursday (April 12).

“It was one of the hardest parts of my career, to date,” she said. “Because at the time I did love both of them and I couldn’t erase the love that I had for my team, but I also couldn’t speak out… It was difficult to stay out of it. I was behind the scenes of course wishing it never happened. Even prior to it happening I tried to stop it. I said [to Meek], ‘Don’t do that.'”

Though Nicki’s last album, The Pinkprint, dropped in 2014, she’s stayed busy, lending verses to Ariana Grande, Bebe Rexha, DNCE, and Katy Perry, and jumping on a track with Cardi B for Migos’ “Motorsport.” In January, she dropped the diner-set music video for Quavo’s “She for Keeps.”


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