OVO Sound boss Drake and Lil Wayne have Barbies feeling like the Young Money movement is back in full effect. The hip-hop duo helped ignite a mighty music comeback for Nicki Minaj by appearing on the first-ever streaming release of her 2009 Beam Me Up Scotty mixtape.
Drake + Lil Wayne help Nicki Minaj’s return
Following mounted anticipation and speculation about what Nicki would drop at midnight, she came through with her unforgettable audio gem. The project features the trio on a song called “Seeing Green” while also premiering new tunes like her teased “Fractions” anthem.
Nicki Minaj has delivered the first-ever streaming release of her 2009 mixtape Beam Me Up Scotty. She’s also included some new songs on the mixtape, including a track called “Seeing Green” featuring Drake and Lil Wayne. It also includes a new song called “Fractions” and her remix of Skillibeng’s “Crocodile Teeth.” During an Instagram Live session prior to the mixtape and new songs’ streaming release, Minaj revealed that a new album is “coming soon.” (Pitchfork)
Nicki Minaj goes topless in newest tease
Earlier in the week, the Queens native returned to Instagram with an eye-opening slideshow of pics. The shots featured her only rocking a hat and underwear while promising to go onto IG Live an hour before dropping new audio fire.
“New 🎶 @ MIDNIGHT ⚔️ Going LIVE @ 11PM EST. DON’T MISS IT.”
Nicki Minaj pulls up + makes Thurs night reveal
Hours prior, Onika hit up her Instagram page to give followers a reason to cancel any major and minor plans for Thursday night. Nicki announced she’s going live tonight an hour before her “FRACTIONS” single likely premieres. The video featured Minaj driving with her husband Kenneth Petty riding shotgun as she plays a sneak listen to new music.
“Going live tmrw night @ 11PM EST— it’s the PINK Richard Milleeeee 4 meeeeeeee ⌚️ only 8 in the world. Anyway, be on time tmrw night 😘😝”
‘FRACTIONS’ Song Announced
Earlier in the week, Nicki stepped up to let the world know she has big bars gearing up to drop in the form of a new song presumably called “FRACTIONS.” Onika hit up Instagram with a slideshow of fire pics. Along with slaying in the shots, Nicki shared some lyrics and appeared to reveal her song is set for a Friday drop.
“Btchs act like they want action, heard they want action, btch we aint duckin no action. I’m bout to giv’em dat traction, send a distraction— then ima line’em like FRACTIONS ✍🏾 F R I D A Y 🤞🏽”
The huge announcement sparked co-signs from vixen Jade to rap star Lil Wayne‘s daughter Reginae Carter.
“BADDDD 😍😍😍😍” -Jade
“Sheeeshhh😍😍😍😍” -Reginae Carter
“🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥” -Baddie Gi