After the American Idol season 12 finale last night, Nicki Minaj took part in an interview backstage with the press. The Young Money Barbie spoke on why she did not perform on the show, if she thinks Candice Glover deserved to win, and when she will start work on her upcoming studio album.
Nicki also mentioned that American Idol were supposed to premiere her “High School” music video on the show, but they thought it was too “risky”, and that she will be featured on tons of new songs dropping in the summer!
Above, you can check out a behind the scenes look at Nicki Minaj‘s cover shoot with Teen Vogue magazine for their June/July issue.
The Young Money Barbie also participated in a bonus interview on set of the shoot were she discussed the photo shoot, American Idol, who her fashion idols are, how she gets inspired by music, her different looks, and more.
Click here to view Nicki on the front cover of Teen Vogue, which was released earlier today!
Above, you can watch episode 4 of Short Dawg‘s weekly “The Fresh Files” vlog. During this clip, you can see Elvis Freshley getting his homie Dysco Drew to take a sip of lean, working on a feature for his homie White, joking around with Ab-Soul, and more!
Click here to watch episode 3 of “The Fresh Files“!
Nicki Minaj recently phoned into Atlanta’s Hot 107.9 radio station yesterday to chop it up with Emperor Searcy, Mz Shyneka and Mr. Smith.
The Young Money Barbie spoke on Gucci Mane and his problems, cooking, reality TV, American Idol, and more. Minaj also confirmed that will be not be going on a full tour this year, so she can concentrate working on her upcoming studio album!
Shanell recently spoke to VIBE about her “Throwback Thursday” cover series, her forthcoming debut studio album, being a female signed to Young Money, her sister D. Woods, if she would ever be open to do a reality TV show, and more.
You can read their full interview after the jump below!
Above, you can watch episode 3 of Short Dawg‘s weekly “The Fresh Files” vlog. During this clip, you can see Elvis Freshley working on features, watching fights on the Internet, and joking around in the studio with some girls and his homies.
Click here to watch episode 2 of “The Fresh Files“.
The Young Money Barbie also confirmed that she does have an upcoming collaboration with Future, which Mack Maine first mentioned 2 weeks ago on RapFix, and that she thinks Future‘s music reminds her of her mixtape music.