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11 Things We Learned From Nicki Minaj’s #CRWN Interview

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Last night Nicki Minaj sat down with Elliott Wilson of RapRadar.com for her #CRWN interview, an in-depth monthly series with hip hop’s greatest. Queen Barbz dropped her long awaited third album, The Pinkprint, this week and became the first female artist to grace the #CRWN stage. The crowd went insane as Ms. Minaj stepped out, rapping her lyrics and turning the room into a mini concert. After the lively beginning, the interview was among her most personal yet—and here’s what we learned.

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Nicki Minaj’s 15 Fiercest Rap Verses

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Nicki Minaj’s third studio album The Pinkprint is finally out and we’re celebrating by taking a look at 15 of her best verses through the years. From collaborating with Beyoncé with a remix of “Flawless” to showing up Rich Homie Quan, Lil Wayne, and Meek Mill in “My N-gga,” Nicki has proven that she is the Rap Queen (at least of 2014). Read on for a list of Barbie’s game-killing verses!

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The Most Revealing Stage Wear of 2014

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Hyper sexualization in pop music is nothing new, but in 2014 we saw the booty at the forefront of sexuality in performance. When Nicki Minaj is rapping about her butt and Beyoncé is getting drunk in love, it follows that that the stage wear for these performances match subject matter with its risqué, bare-all derriere and cleavage.

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Nicki Minaj Takes Over ESPN’s ‘SportsCenter’

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We hope you had your DVR on record last night, or else you would of missed Nicki Minaj‘s SportCenter takeover. The raptress appeared alongside host Kenny Mayne to promote her new album, The Pinkprint, as well as drop her new single “Win Again.” Queen Barb also showed off her touchdown dance, threw some footballs, shared insight on her favorite athletes, critiqued Kenny’s choice of slippers, and (of course) took some selfies.

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10 Things Nicki Minaj Revealed About ‘The Pinkprint’ Through Her Twitter Q&A

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Nicki Minaj answered questions on Twitter about The Pinkprint yesterday, revealing some major details about her hotly anticipated album. By responding to curious fans’ questions, you’d think that Minaj would be quieting the hype surrounding the album. Instead, her cryptic tweets have got us even more excited for its release on December 15!

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20 MORE Amazing Songs About Butts

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By Chris Carpenter (@chriscarplive)

Last year—after many grueling hours of scientific research and consultations with booty experts—we compiled a list of the 15 greatest songs about butts. However, with so much booty in this world (right, Kim Kardashian?) we think it’s time to wow you with 20 more great songs about butts. (Jingle, jingle. Christmas came early, booty lovers.) While our original list is still pretty great (awesome, even) – we regretfully left out a few wondrous jams dedicated to juicy derrieres. The booties were super sad about that. Our bad! And being alive during a booty-obsessed year (right, Amber Rose?)—where Jason Derulo begged butts worldwide to do some wiggling and J.Lo and Iggy Azeala’s moneymakers went cheek-to-cheek in the steamy “Booty” video—it’s only right that we pay homage to newfangled, booty-inspired, musical masterpieces. So. Many. Bums.

 

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The 8 Greatest Music Power Couples That Don’t Exist

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Drake and Nicki Minaj might not be dating, but after we saw the photos from their “Only” video shoot earlier this week, we couldn’t help but wonder: what if they did? We put together a list of fantasy couples by pairing artists who have crossed paths before with their “would be” better half. Though none of these pairs is currently dating, we think they would make up some of music’s greatest power couples if they did.

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