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Chris Athens Chats About Putting The Final Touches On Drake’s “VIEWS” Album

May 19, 2016 by Danny M

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Chris Athens Chats About Putting The Final Touches On Drake VIEWS Album

Chris Athens chopped it up with MTV News earlier this month about his contribution to Drake‘s brand new album, VIEWS, which is available in stores and online now.

The mastering engineer spoke on what it means to master a project, what it was like working on VIEWS, receiving the music just 48 hours before it was supposed to drop, putting the finishing touches on it about 12 hours before the release, how Drizzy‘s team found out about his work, and more.

You can read everything Athens said about working on Drizzy Drake‘s VIEWS album after the jump below!

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Nicki Minaj Wins An Award At The 2015 MTV Europe Music Awards

October 26, 2015 by Danny M

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Nicki Minaj Wins An Award At The 2015 MTV Europe Music Awards

Last night, the 2015 MTV Europe Music Awards took place at the Mediolanum Forum in Milan, Italy. Both Young Money artists Nicki Minaj and Drake received nominations at the awards show, but they couldn’t be in attendance.

Unfortunately, Drizzy didn’t win any of his 2 nominations, but Minaj did win 1 award out of her 5 nominations in the “Best Hip-Hop” category where she beat out Drake, Kanye West, Kendrick Lamar, and Wiz Khalifa.

You can watch the Young Money Barbie‘s speech thanking her fans and the MTV EMAs for her award after the jump below. Congratulations Nicki!

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Nicki Minaj Receives 5 Nominations & Drake Earns 2 Nominations At The 2015 MTV EMAs

September 16, 2015 by Danny M

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Nicki Minaj Receives 5 Nominations & Drake Earns 2 Nominations At The 2015 MTV EMAs

The full list of nominations for the 2015 MTV Europe Music Awards were announced yesterday and both Young Money’s Drake and Nicki Minaj earned nominations.

Nicki received 5 nominations in the categories “Best Female”, “Best Hip-Hop”, “Best Collaboration” for “Hey Mama“, “Best Look”, and “Best U.S. Act”. Drizzy received 2 nominations in the categories “Best Hip-Hop” and “Best Canadian Act”.

This year’s MTV EMAs will be taking place at the Mediolanum Forum in Milan, Italy next month on October 25th. Click here to cast your votes for either the Barbie or Drizzy Drake!

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Nicki Minaj Performs “Trini Dem Girls” & “The Night Is Still Young” Live With Taylor Swift At MTV VMAs

September 1, 2015 by Danny M

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Nicki Minaj Performs Trini Dem Girls & The Night Is Still Young Live With Taylor Swift At The 2015 MTV Video Music Awards

We saw a video of Nicki Minaj accepting her “Moonman” at the 2015 MTV Video Music Awards in Los Angeles, California yesterday, and now we can watch a clip of Nicki performing live with Taylor Swift at the awards show on August 30th.

The Young Money Barbie opened up this year’s VMAs by performing her new singleTrini Dem Girls” live, as well as “The Night Is Still Young“. Taylor also joined Minaj on stage to help sing “The Night Is Still Young” before performing her “Bad Blood” single.

You can watch Nicki Minaj and Taylor Swift‘s live performance after the jump below!

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Nicki Minaj Wins A Moonman Award For “Best Hip-Hop Video” At 2015 MTV VMAs

August 31, 2015 by Danny M

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Nicki Minaj Wins A Moonman Award For Best Hip Hop Video At 2015 MTV VMAs

Nicki Minaj won the “Best Hip-Hop Video” award last night at the 2015 MTV Video Music Awards in Los Angeles, California for her Anaconda” music video.

The Barbie was in attendance at L.A. Live’s Microsoft Theater to pick up her award in person and give a speech, as well as call Miley Cyrus a “bitch” on stage after her recent comments.

Unfortunately, Nicki didn’t win any of the other 3 “Moonmans” she was nominated for at the awards show. Hit the jump to check out a clip of Minaj accepting her “Best Hip-Hop Video” award after the jump below!

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MTV Confirm Nicki Minaj Will Be Opening Up The 2015 Video Music Awards

August 27, 2015 by Danny M

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MTV Confirm Nicki Minaj Will Be Opening Up The 2015 Video Music Awards

This Sunday on August 30th, Nicki Minaj will be performing live at the 2015 MTV Video Music Awards, which are taking place live from L.A. Live’s Microsoft Theater in California from 9PM EST.

After getting a hint 2 weeks ago, MTV have now confirmed the news that the Barbie will be opening up this year’s VMAs show. It’s also rumored that one of the songs Nicki will be performing is her new single “Trini Dem Girls“.

As well as opening up the awards show, Minaj is also up for 4 nominations (“Best Female Video, “Best Hip-Hop Video”, “Best Collaboration”, and “Best Song Of The Summer”), so hopefully she will be leaving with a few “Moonman” awards!

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Nicki Minaj Has Been Nominated In MTV’s New “Best Song Of The Summer” Category At 2015 VMAs

August 20, 2015 by Danny M

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Nicki Minaj Has Been Nominated In MTV New Best Song Of The Summer Category At The 2015 VMAs

Last month, we got news that Nicki Minaj was nominated 3 times at the 2015 MTV Video Music Awards (see what awards they are here), and now she has received another nomination in a new category that MTV have just added. The new category is called “Best Song Of The Summer” and David Guetta‘s “Hey Mama” single picked up a nomination in it, which of course features the Young Money Barbie.

The winner of “Best Song Of The Summer” will be decided on votes from social media, so to vote for Nicki you can tweet or post on Instagram using the hashtag “#HeyMamaVMA”. That will count as 1 vote and the winner will be revealed during the pre-show of this year’s VMAs that is taking place from L.A. Live’s Microsoft Theater in California on Sunday, August 30th from 8PM EST!

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