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Onika Tanya Maraj, better known as Nicki Minaj was born on December 8, 1982 in Saint James, Trinidad and Tobago and raised in Jamaica, Queens, New York. She grew up in a troubled family with a father that was a drug addict who later changed after he checked into rehab and started going to church. Minaj went to LaGaurdia High School and studied ... See full bio »

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The Other Woman
(2014)
Ride Along
Ride Along Soundtrack
(2014)

Filmography

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 2016-2018 Lip Sync Battle Philippines (TV Series) (writer - 6 episodes)
  Saturday Night Live (TV Series) (performer - 5 episodes, 2011 - 2018) (writer - 3 episodes, 2011 - 2018)
  A.P. Bio (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2018) (writer - 1 episode, 2018)
  RuPaul's Drag Race (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2018) (writer - 1 episode, 2018)
  Drag Race Thailand (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2018) (writer - 1 episode, 2018)
 2018 Atlanta (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
  Twoja twarz brzmi znajomo (TV Series) (lyrics - 2 episodes, 2017 - 2018) (music - 1 episode, 2017)
  Hoy nos toca (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes, 2018) (writer - 2 episodes, 2018)
  RuPaul's Drag Race All Stars (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2018) (writer - 1 episode, 2018)
  Wedding Day Winners (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2018) (writer - 1 episode, 2018)
  I'm a Celebrity... Extra Camp (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2017) (writer - 1 episode, 2017)
 2017 Len Goodman's Partners in Rhyme (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
 2017 Gregory Porter's Popular Voices (TV Mini-Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode)
 2013-2017 Tu cara me suena (TV Series) (writer - 5 episodes)
 2017 Just Dance 2018 (Video Game) (performer: "Kissing Strangers") / (writer: "Kissing Strangers" - as Onika Maraj)
 2017 Operación triunfo (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
 2017 Tähdet, tähdet (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
  The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) (writer - 12 episodes, 2014 - 2017) (performer - 2 episodes, 2014 - 2017)
 2017 Double Dutchess: Seeing Double (performer: "You Already Know") / (writer: "You Already Know" - as Onika Tanya Maraj)
 2017 2017 MTV Video Music Awards (TV Special) (performer: "Swish Swish") / (writer: "Swish Swish")
 2017 Grand Piano Music Video: Cover (Video short) ("Grand Piano") / (writer: "Grand Piano")
 2017 Summer of Sport: Women's Euro 2017 (TV Mini-Series) (writer - 1 episode)
 2017 Katy Perry Feat. Nicki Minaj: Swish Swish - Lyric Video (Video short) (performer: "Swish Swish")
 2017 Glastonbury 2017 (TV Mini-Series) (writer - 1 episode)
 2017 The Swan Princess: Royally Undercover (Video) (performer: "Run Up")
 2017 Formula 1: Ten Sport (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
 2017 Fifty Shades Darker (performer: "Bom Bidi Bom") / (writer: "Bom Bidi Bom" - as Onika Maraj)
 2016 Madonna: Rebel Heart Tour (Documentary) (performer: "Bitch I'm Madonna") / (writer: "Bitch I'm Madonna")
 2016 The Late Late Show with James Corden (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
  Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes, 2011 - 2016) (writer - 2 episodes, 2014 - 2016)
 2012-2016 The X Factor (TV Series) (writer - 4 episodes)
  Lip Sync Battle (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes, 2015 - 2016) (writer - 2 episodes, 2015 - 2016)
 2016 Superstar Duets (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
 2016 Sing (writer: "Anaconda", "OH.MY.GOSH")
  Strictly Come Dancing (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes, 2014 - 2016) (writer - 2 episodes, 2014 - 2016)
 2016 Bad Moms (performer: "Hey Mama") / (writer: "Hey Mama")
 2016 Idols! (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
 2012-2016 The Voice (TV Series) (writer - 5 episodes)
  Girls (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2016) (writer - 1 episode, 2016)
  Britain's Got Talent (TV Series) (performer - 5 episodes, 2015 - 2016) (writer - 5 episodes, 2015 - 2016)
  One Hit Wonderland (TV Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode, 2016) (writer - 1 episode, 2016)
  Ferdinando Show (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2015) (writer - 1 episode, 2015)
 2015 2015 MTV Video Music Awards (TV Special) (performer: "Trini Dem Girls", "The Night is Still Young") / (writer: "Trini Dem Girls", "The Night is Still Young")
  Casualty (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2015) (writer - 1 episode, 2015)
 2014-2015 Tu cara me suena - Argentina (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
  Todd's Pop Song Reviews (TV Series documentary) (writer - 10 episodes, 2010 - 2015) (performer - 6 episodes, 2013 - 2015)
 2015 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
  Britain's Got More Talent (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes, 2015) (writer - 2 episodes, 2015)
 2015 2015 Billboard Music Awards (TV Special) (performer: "The Night is Still Young", "Hey Mama")
 2012-2015 Rap Critic Reviews (TV Series) (performer - 6 episodes)
 2015 Pitch Perfect 2 (performer: "Bang Bang") / (writer: "Bang Bang", "Where Them Girls At" - as Onika Tanya Maraj)
 2015 Tom Felton Meets the Superfans (TV Movie) (performer: "Bang Bang" - uncredited) / (writer: "Bang Bang" - uncredited)
 2015 Get Hard (performer: "Beez In The Trap") / (writer: "Beez In The Trap" - as Onika Tanya Maraj)
 2015 The Block (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
 2014 Victoria's Secret Fashion Show (TV Movie) (writer: "Bang Bang" - as Onika Maraj)
  Revenge (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2014) (writer - 1 episode, 2014)
  Open Air Outreach (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2014) (writer - 1 episode, 2014)
 2014 American Music Awards 2014 (TV Special) (performer: "Bed of Lies", "Bang Bang") / (writer: "Bed of Lies", "Bang Bang" - as Onika Maraj)
 2014 The Concert for Valor (TV Special) (writer: "Bang Bang" - as Onika Maraj)
 2014 The Mysteries of Laura (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
  Stalker (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2014) (writer - 1 episode, 2014)
 2014 Dancing with the Stars (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
 2012-2014 Dancing with the Stars (TV Series) (writer - 4 episodes)
 2014 Tu cara me suena mini - España (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
  Guapas (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2014) (writer - 1 episode, 2014)
  New Girl (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2014) (writer - 1 episode, 2014)
 2014 Beyond the Lights (performer: "Give It All To Me")
  So You Think You Can Dance (TV Series) (performer - 10 episodes, 2010 - 2014) (writer - 3 episodes, 2010 - 2014)
 2014 2014 MTV Video Music Awards (TV Special) (performer: "Anaconda", "Bang Bang", "She Came to Give It to You") / (writer: "Anaconda", "Bang Bang", "She Came to Give It to You")
 2014 Nicki Minaj: Anaconda (Video short) (performer: "Anaconda") / (writer: "Anaconda")
 2014 Think Like a Man Too (performer: "I'm Out") / (writer: "I'm Out" - as Onika Tanya Maraj)
 2014 Blended (writer: "Girl on Fire" - as Onika Maraj)
 2014 Catch Me Daddy (performer: "Roman's Revenge")
 2014 21 Hottest Girls in Pop Right Now (TV Movie) (performer: "Pills N Potions")
 2014 Ride Along (performer: "I Love Dem Strippers") / (writer: "I Love Dem Strippers" - as Onika Maraj)
 2013 Justin Bieber's Believe (Documentary) (writer: "Beauty and a Beat" - as Onika Maraj)
 2013 The Crazy Ones (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
  Boom Town (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2013) (writer - 1 episode, 2013)
 2013 Madonna: The MDNA Tour (TV Movie documentary) (performer: "I Don't Give A", "Give Me All Your Luvin'") / (writer: "I Don't Give A", "Give Me All Your Luvin'")
 2013 Despicable Me 2 (performer: "Where Them Girls At") / (writer: "Where Them Girls At")
 2013 The Hangover Part III (writer: "Dark Fantasy" - as Onika Maraj)
 2013 2013 Billboard Music Awards (TV Special) (performer: "High School") / (writer: "High School")
 2012-2013 Glee (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes)
  Arrow (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2013) (writer - 1 episode, 2013)
 2013 Conan (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
  The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (TV Series) (writer - 6 episodes, 2011 - 2013) (performer - 5 episodes, 2011 - 2012)
 2012 Justin Bieber: Beauty and a Beat (Video short) (performer: "Beauty and a Beat") / (writer: "Beauty and a Beat")
  Los nuevos y clásicos bloopers (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2012) (writer - 1 episode, 2012)
 2012 This Is 40 (performer: "Roman's Revenge", "Where Them Girls At") / (writer: "Roman's Revenge", "Where Them Girls At" - as Onika Maraj)
 2012 Voice - Danmarks største stemme (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
 2012 Pitch Perfect (performer: "Starships") / (writer: "Starships" - as Onika Tanya Maraj)
  Danville 2nd Ward Young Men (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2012) (writer - 1 episode, 2012)
 2012 Waterloo Road (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
 2012 Spring Breakers (performer: "Moment 4 Life") / (writer: "Moment 4 Life" - as Tanya Maraj)
  The Filthy Frank Show (TV Series short) (performer - 1 episode, 2012) (writer - 1 episode, 2012)
 2012 Ice Age: Continental Drift (performer: "We Are (Theme from Ice Age Continental Drift)")
  2 Broke Girls (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes, 2012) (writer - 2 episodes, 2012)
 2012 American Idol (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
 2012 The 54th Annual Grammy Awards (TV Special) (performer: "Roman's Revenge", "Roman Holiday") / (writer: "Roman's Revenge", "Roman Holiday")
  Le grand journal de Canal+ (TV Series documentary) (performer - 4 episodes, 2012) (writer - 4 episodes, 2012)
 2012 Super Bowl XLVI Halftime Show (TV Special) (performer: "Give Me All Your Luvin'") / (writer: "Give Me All Your Luvin'")
 2011 Kinect Sports: Season Two (Video Game) (performer: "Check It Out") / (writer: "Check It Out" - as Onika Tanya Maraj)
 2011 New Year's Eve (performer: "2012 (It Ain't The End)") / (writer: "2012 (It Ain't The End)" - as Onika Maraj)
 2011 Britney Spears Live: The Femme Fatale Tour (TV Special documentary) (performer: "Till The World Ends")
 2011 Dance Central 2 (Video Game) (performer: "Massive Attack") / (writer: "Massive Attack" - as Onika Maraj)
 2010-2011 So You Think You Can Dance Canada (TV Series) (performer - 4 episodes)
 2011 Friends with Benefits (performer: "Girls Fall Like Donimoes") / (writer: "Girls Fall Like Donimoes" - as O. Maraj)
 2011 The 2011 Billboard Music Awards (TV Special) (performer: "Till the World Ends", "Super Bass") / (writer: "Super Bass")
 2011 The Hangover Part II (performer: "Monster") / (writer: "Monster" - as Onika Maraj)
 2011 Gossip Girl (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
  Late Show with David Letterman (TV Series) (performer - 3 episodes, 2010) (writer - 3 episodes, 2010)
 2010 Jimmy Kimmel Live! (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
 2010/I Runaway (Short) (performer: "Dark Fantasy" - uncredited)
 2010 2010 MTV Video Music Awards (TV Special) (performer: "Your Love", "Check It Out")
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Music video: Appeared in Trey Songz video "Bottoms Up" See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Interviews | 1 Article | 1 Pictorial | 6 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Official Sites:

Facebook | Instagram | See more »

Alternate Names:

Onika Maraj | Nicki Teresa | Roman Zolanski

Height:

5' 2" (1.57 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

Wayne has always been my biggest influence. It's weird because I sit down and talk to Wayne like he's just a regular human being, and then I walk on stage with him and there's 20,000 people screaming for him. See more »

Trivia:

Recieved endorsement deals from Adidas, MAC Cosmetics, Pepsi, among others. See more »

Trademark:

Blue eyeshadow See more »

Nickname:

Nicki The Harujuku Barbie See more »

Star Sign:

Sagittarius

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