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Nicki Minaj reunites with Ariana Grande for new single “Bed”

14 Jun

Nicki Minaj has reunited with Ariana Grande for her new single “Bed,” which is now available via iTunes and all other digital streaming platforms.

The track was co-written by Gamal “LunchMoney” Lewis and collectively produced by Ben Billions, Supa Dups, Beats Bailey, and Messy.

Minaj’s fourth album “Queen” – featuring previous singles “Rich Sex,” “Chun-Li” and “Barbie Tingz” – is scheduled to arrive on August 10 via Young Money / Cash Money Records in partnership with Republic Records.

The highly-anticipated project follows 2014’s “The Pinkprint,” which peaked at number two on the US Billboard 200 Album Chart and spawned singles “Pills n Potions,” “Anaconda,” “Only,” “Truffle Butter,” and “The Night is Still Young.”

Stream the audio clip for “Bed” below.

Nicki Minaj unleashes new single “Regret in Your Tears”

10 Mar

Nicki Minaj has unleashed her new single online.

“Regret in Your Tears” is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The track was co-written by Minaj alongside Brittany “Starrah” Hazzard, whose other credits include Rihanna’s “Needed Me,” Ella Mai’s “Lay Up,” Cashmere Cat’s “Trust Nobody,” and The Weeknd’s “True Colors.”

Production duties on “Regret in Your Tears” were collectively handled by Boi-1da (Tinashe, Kendrick Lamar), Allen Ritter (Drake, Travis Scott) and Frank Dukes (Lorde, Kanye West).

As mentioned in various media outlets, Minaj will release her fourth studio album – featuring “No Frauds” and “Changed It” – later this year via Young Money / Cash Money Records in partnership with Republic Records.

The still-untitled project follows 2014’s “The Pinkprint,” which debuted at number two on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart and spawned singles including “Pills ‘N Potions,” “Anaconda,” “Only,” and “Feeling Myself.”

Listen to the audio clip for “Regret in Your Tears” below.

Nicki Minaj premieres “The Night is Still Young” music video

27 May

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Nicki Minaj has premiered the music video for her new single online.

The rapper and singer posted the visual clip for “The Night is Still Young” to her Vevo channel on Tuesday (May 26, 2015).

“Still Young” was co-written by Ester Dean (Usher, Christina Aguilera), Theron Thomas of Rock City (Rihanna, Jennifer Hudson), Lukasz “Dr. Luke” Gottwald (Ne-Yo, Kelly Clarkson) and Henry “Cirkut” Walter (Rihanna, Katy Perry).

Video treatment was handled by Hannah Lux Davis, whose other credits include David Guetta’s “Hey Mama” [Parlophone], Lea Michele’s “On My Way” [Columbia] and  Ariana Grande’s “Love Me Harder” [Republic].

Minaj’s latest album “The Pinkprint” – featuring previous singles “Only,” “Anaconda” and “Feeling Myself” – is now available for download via iTunes in partnership with Cash Money Records and Republic Records.

Watch the music video for “The Night is Still Young” below.

Nicki Minaj chooses “The Night is Still Young” as new single

14 Mar

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Nicki Minaj has chosen her new single.

The rapper, singer and songwriter christened “The Night is Still Young” as the next promotional cut from her third album, “The Pinkprint,” now available for download via Cash Money Records and Republic Records.

“The Night is Still Young” was co-written by Ester Dean (Rihanna, Kelly Rowland) and Theron Thomas (Ciara, Jennifer Hudson), meanwhile production duties were handled by Lukasz “Dr. Luke” Gottwald (Ne-Yo, Katy Perry) and Henry “Cirkut” Walter (Usher, Britney Spears).

Minaj’s previous single “Only” – featuring Drake, Lil Wayne and Chris Brown – peaked at number twelve on the US Billboard Hot 100 Singles Chart.

The “Anaconda” star also features on the track “Bitch I’m Madonna,” taken from Madonna’s latest album “Rebel Heart” [Live Nation / Interscope Records].

Listen to the audio clip for “The Night is Still Young” below.

Nicki Minaj unleashes “The Pinkprint Movie” online

21 Dec

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Nicki Minaj has premiered “The Pinkprint Movie” online.

The rapper, singer and songwriter posted the 16-minue film – which is divided into three chapters: “The Crying Game,” “I Lied” and “Grand Piano” – to her official YouTube page on Friday (December 19, 2014).

Songwriters and producers on these tracks include Ester Dean, Mike WiLL Made It, Jessie Ware, Andrew “Pop” Wansel, Steve “Aceface” Mostyn, will.i.am, Keith Harris, and Daniel “Kane Beatz” Johnson.

Minaj’s latest album “The Pinkprint” is now available for download via iTunes in partnership with Cash Money Records and Republic Records.

The project also includes previous promotional cuts “Pills N’ Potions,” “Anaconda” and “Only” featuring Drake, Lil Wayne & Chris Brown.

Other artists backing Minaj on “The Pinkprint” are Beyonce (“Feeling Myself”), Ariana Grande (“Get on Your Knees”), Skylar Grey (“Bed of Lies”), Jeremih (“Favorite”) and Meek Mill (“Buy a Heart”).

Watch the “Pinkprint Movie” below.

Nicki Minaj premieres “Only” music video

14 Dec

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Nicki Minaj has premiered the music video for her new single online.

The rapper, singer and songwriter posted the Hannah Lux Davis-directed clip for “Only” to her official Vevo page on Friday (December 12, 2014).

“Only” – featuring Drake, Lil Wayne and Chris Brown – is lifted from the artist’s upcoming third album, “The Pinkprint,” out on December 15 via iTunes in partnership with Cash Money Records and Republic Records.

Production duties on “Only” were handled by Lukasz “Dr. Luke” Gottwald (Katy Perry, Avril Lavigne), Henry “Cirkut” Walter (Rihanna, Miley Cyrus) and Jeremy “JMike” Coleman (Selena Gomez, Britney Spears).

The follow-up to 2012’s “Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded” also includes previous promotional cuts, the Ester Dean-assisted “Pills N Potions” and Da Internz / Polow Da Don -produced “Anaconda.”

Other album contributors include Parker Ighile, Rock City, Shama Joseph, Boi-1da, Sarah Hudson, Vinylz, Katy Perry, Hit-Boy, Jessie Ware, Mike WiLL Made It, Jacob Kasher, Nineteen85, Alex Da Kid, and Kane Beatz.

Watch the music video for “Only” below.

Nicki Minaj unwraps “The Pinkprint” tracklisting

1 Dec

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Nicki Minaj has unwrapped the official tracklisting for her upcoming album.

The rapper, singer and songwriter will release her third studio collection “The Pinkprint” on December 15 via Cash Money Records and Republic Records.

Current single “Only” – which features Drake, Lil Wayne and Chris Brown – is now available for download via iTunes (US). The track was helmed by Dr. Luke, Cirkut, JMike and Rocky City (siblings Theron and Royce Thomas).

Other artists backing Minaj on “The Pinkprint” are Beyonce (“Feeling Myself”), Ariana Grande (“Get on Your Knees”), Jeremih (“Favorite”), Meek Mill (“Buy a Heart”) and Skylar Grey (“Bed of Roses”).

The follow-up to 2012’s “Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded” also boasts productions and songwriting contributions from Da Internz, Ester Dean, Mike WiLL Made It, Sarah Hudson, Darhyl “DJ” Camper, Parker Ighile, Kane Beatz, Alex Da Kid, Polow Da Don, Andrew “Pop” Wansel, and Steve “Ace” Mostyn.

Peep the tracklisting for “The Pinkprint” below.

“All Things Go”
“I Lied”
“The Crying Game”
“Get on Your Knees” (featuring Ariana Grande)
“Feeling Myself” (featuring Beyoncé)
“Only” (featuring Drake, Lil Wayne and Chris Brown)
“Want Some More”
“Four Door Aventador”
“Favorite” (featuring Jeremih)
“Buy a Heart” (featuring Meek Mill)
“Trini Dem Girls” (featuring Lunchmoney Lewis)
“Anaconda”
“The Night Is Still Young”
“Pills and Potions”
“Bed of Lies” feat. Skylar Grey
“Grand Piano”
“Big Daddy” feat. Meek Mill
“Shanghai”
“Win Again”