Nicki Minaj’s new album “Queen” — which all of the sudden dropped Friday — takes royal purpose at a roster of Prime 10 hip-hop artists.
Her “Barbie Goals” observe already has social media buzzing about males that the Queens rapper calls out on that express music — which makes use of the identical funky James Brown beat as Infamous B.I.G.’s “Simply Taking part in (Goals).” Minaj takes on Drake, 50 Cent, DJ Khaled, Younger Thug and her ex, Meek Mill. Clearly, even those that have gotten intimate with her aren’t secure.
“Meek nonetheless be in my DMs, I be having to duck him,” she raps about Mill, shading the Philly MC who she cut up with early final 12 months.
Minaj additionally alludes to having had intercourse with an in-his-feelings Drake: “Drake value 100 milli, all the time busy shopping for me s - - t/However I don’t know if the p - - - y moist or if he cryin’ and s - - t.”
It’s clear that Minaj at the very least tried to have relations with 50 Cent: “I attempted to f - - okay 50 for a strong hour/However all that n - - - a wanna do is speak ‘Energy’ for hours.”
In the meantime, Minaj lets DJ Khaled have it over feedback he made about not performing oral intercourse on ladies: “Needed to cancel DJ Khaled/Boy, we ain’t speakin’/Ain’t no fats n - - - a tellin’ me what he ain’t eatin’.”
However the fellas aren’t the one ones who get bashed by Minaj on the 19-track, 66-minute “Queen”: The rapper additionally disses Cardi B, the artist who has emerged as the largest competitors for Minaj’s throne in the final 12 months.
“I ain’t by no means needed to strip to get the pole place,” Minaj raps on the menacing “Laborious White,” in an apparent reference to former stripper Cardi B.
And on “Ganja Burns,” the atmospheric opening observe, Minaj seems to handle rumors that Cardi doesn’t write all of her personal lyrics: “A minimum of I can say I wrote each rap I spit.”
Elsewhere on “Queen” — the follow-up to 2014’s “The Pinkprint” — Minaj reveals that she nonetheless reigns in the sport, with visitors like The Weeknd (“Thought I Knew You”), Eminem (“Majesty”), Lil Wayne (“Wealthy Intercourse”), Ariana Grande (“Mattress”) and Future (“Sir”) all exhibiting as much as pay homage.