Nicki Minaj is an American rapper born in 1982 in Saint James, Trinidad and Tobago. She is signed to rapper Lil’ Wayne’s Young Money Entertainment. Her first album, Pink Friday made it to number one on the US Billboard 200 chart and reached platinum status. Her second album, Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded also made it to number one on the Billboard 200. Minaj’s most popular singles include Super Bass, Starships, and Moment 4 Life. She has attained eight BET Awards, two MTV Music Awards, five Billboard Music Awards, and four American Music Awards.