19 Interesting Tidbits From Nicki Minaj’s #CRWN Sit Down


Nicki Minaj-CRWN

If you found your way to 158 Bleecker Street in New York City last night (Dec 16), you would have been hit with Nicki Minaj fans waiting on line since 10 am with deluxe copies of The Pinkprint on deck. From WatchLOUD.com’s Twitter account were tweets of lines wrapping around the corner and excited fans singing in the rain. The mood at Le Poisson Rouge was on ten once the doors opened with Barbz and Kenz alike, twerking to Minaj’s newest singles from her third LP. The first woman to ever grace the #CRWN stage opened the event rapping with fans for Elliott Wilson’s final #CRWN event of 2014.

See Related Article: The 57 Best Lines From Nicki Minaj’s ‘The Pinkprint’ To Use As Status Updates

In true Wilson fashion, he rolled out the questions set to take an artist down memory lane, asking Nicki Minaj everything from her transition from Trinidad to New York, to her start on Young Money as a resident in Atlanta. Of course, Nicki hit the audience with surprises of her own from her responses, including some emotional moments when asked about her ex, Safaree Samuels, and her thoughts on her single, “All Things Go.”

Wilson called her the “Undisputed Queen of Rap” and Nicki ended the night declaring herself, “the greatest female rapper… right now” with the crown. In honor of her 19 new tracks (non deluxe album), here are 19 things we found out about Nicki Minaj from her sit-down with Elliott Wilson.