By Line: Udisha Shrivastav
On Monday, known Rapper Nicki Minaj announced that she is pregnant with her child. The 37-year-old rapper shared multiple pictures on her Instagram social media account, flaunting her baby bump with the caption, “#Preggers”. In her pictures, Nicki was sporting and gracing colorful wigs and high heels while she revealed her pregnancy news. In addition, the rapper shared with her fans that she is “overflowing with excitement and gratitude”. This will be Nicki’s first child.
If reports are to be believed, Nicki got married to childhood friend Kenneth Petty, in 2019.
In 1995, Kenneth Petty was convicted of attempted rape. Furthermore, he has also served a seven-year sentence for a 2006 manslaughter conviction.
About her marriage, Nicki exclaimed, “I didn’t think it would be as refreshing and calming as it is. Even if you’re not married, when you have someone that feels like your soul mate or someone who understands you, it just makes you feel like you’re on top of the world.”
Having never scored a No 1 hit in the US before, Nicki Minaj topped the US charts twice this year, first in May and then in June. In the month of May, her remix to Doja Cat’s single Say So got very popular while in the month of June, she topped the chart with Trollz, her track with 6ix9ine. It is to be annotated that her most recent album was Queen, in 2018.
Nicki Minaj’s pregnancy is a piece of good news for her fans. News Leak Centre team congratulates her!