Here's Why Nicki Minaj Has Made A Shock Retirement Announcement
Nicki Minaj has revealed today that she's retiring from rap, effective immediately. She took to Twitter with the news, letting everyone know that she's ready to start a family. Music is going to miss the legendary rapper and her amazing contributions to hip-hop culture. But now's a better time than ever; she's coming off of her fourth album to go at least platinum, established a legacy and pathway for female rappers like Megan Thee Stallion, Tierra Whack, and Rico Nasty to follow in her footsteps, and, most importantly, she seems genuinely happy.
I’ve decided to retire & have my family. I know you guys are happy now. To my fans, keep reppin me, do it til da death of me, ❌ in the box- cuz ain’t nobody checkin me. ✅ Love you for LIFE 😘♥️🦄
— Mrs. Petty (@NICKIMINAJ) September 5, 2019
Nicki's tweet was a simple one. She didn't beat around the bush or give fans false hope about a comeback. She simply, announced that she was leaving. "I’ve decided to retire and have my family," she wrote. She told her fans that she loved them for life and also gave them one last important command as the leader of the Barbs: "To my fans, keep reppin me, do it til da death of me." Fans from around the world gathered to give Nicki her flowers while she can still smell them.
Nicki Minaj announces that she’s retiring to focus on building a family
One thing we stans would never forget is how Nicki was making waves in a time when men and hardcore rap acts dominated the rap game.
She’s forever going to be the queen of rap. A legend!!!!
— AJ | Adonai (@mrmanhere_) September 5, 2019
Oh no no no Nicki, it's u and only u who can do the best in this hip hop and rap game.
Your legacy can never be undone. I respect you so much. I cannot wait to see your children. ❤️❤️❤️
— °°beautiful boy°° (@_Sphoenix_) September 5, 2019
— mae ♡ (@ariiscrown) September 5, 2019
Nicki Minaj after running the rap game for 10+yrs. pic.twitter.com/QjYq4AcQ6i
— 🤡 (@unknownburner1) September 5, 2019
Nicki is going out on a high note after recently appearing in the video for Megan Thee Stallion's "Hot Girl Summer" with Ty Dolla $ign. In June, she released the video for "Megatron." Now, it's time for the Queen to free herself.
- Trey Alston