Nicki Minaj

1982 - Today

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Onika Tanya Maraj-Petty (born December 8, 1982), known professionally as Nicki Minaj (), is a Trinidadian-born rapper, singer, and songwriter. She is known for her animated flow in her rapping and versatility as a recording artist.Born in Trinidad and Tobago and raised in New York City, she gained public recognition after releasing the mixtapes Playtime Is Over (2007), Sucka Free (2008), and Beam Me Up Scotty (2009). Early in her career, Minaj became known for her colorful costumes and wigs, her distinct flow, and the use of alter egos and accents, primarily British cockney. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Nicki Minaj has received more than 30,878,332 page views. Her biography is available in 81 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 80 in 2019). Nicki Minaj is the 648th most popular singer (down from 590th in 2019), the 3rd most popular biography from Trinidad and Tobago (up from 4th in 2019) and the 2nd most popular Trinidadian Singer.

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  • 31M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 62.92

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 81

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.41

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 6.75

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Nicki Minaj ranks 648 out of 3,541Before her are "Weird Al" Yankovic, Lotte Lehmann, Dee Dee Bridgewater, Virginia E. Johnson, Christine McVie, and Lila Downs. After her are Vince Neil, Sandie Shaw, Izhar Cohen, Adele, Mikel Laboa, and Anne Sofie von Otter.

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Among people born in 1982, Nicki Minaj ranks 25Before her are Hyun Bin, Pepe Reina, Paul Wesley, Alberto Contador, Cory Monteith, and Michael Essien. After her are Elisha Cuthbert, Son Ye-jin, Antonio Cassano, Jodie Whittaker, Tuba Büyüküstün, and Sebastian Stan.

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In Trinidad and Tobago

Among people born in Trinidad and Tobago, Nicki Minaj ranks 3 out of 56Before her are V. S. Naipaul (1932) and Haddaway (1965). After her are George Maxwell Richards (1931), Billy Ocean (1950), Paula-Mae Weekes (1958), Dwight Yorke (1971), Edmundo Ros (1910), Stokely Carmichael (1941), Steven Pressfield (1943), Michael Fisher (1931), and Imran N. Hosein (1942).

Among SINGERS In Trinidad and Tobago

Among singers born in Trinidad and Tobago, Nicki Minaj ranks 2Before her are Haddaway (1965). After her are Billy Ocean (1950), Edmundo Ros (1910), and Heather Headley (1974).

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