Nicki Minaj has announced that she will be bringing her “The Pinkprint Tour” to South Africa in a couple of months.
The Barbie will be performing at the Ticketpro Dome in Johannesburg on March 17th, at the Moses Mabhida Stadium in Durban on March 20th, and at the GrandWest Casino & Entertainment World in Cape Town on March 22nd.
Click here to view more details and order your tickets for Nicki‘s show in Johannesburg, here for her concert in Durban, and here for her show in Cape Town!
As we already know, Nicki Minaj turned 33-years-old on Tuesday (December 8th). To celebrate her special day, Nicki attended Monica Brown‘s “Code Red Experience” tour stop at The TLA in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
The Barbie, who was rocking an outfit from her clothing line collection, took some pictures with her friends and Monica backstage at the show. Brown also shared the above pic on her Instagram with the following birthday message for Nicki:
“Happy Birthday @nickiminaj. Love u from the bottom of my heart. I’m always here for you!! You spent your birthday with me, that’s exactly ‘Why I Love U So Much’… #BirthdayBae #PhillyWasLit #SheAlwaysShowsMeLove #WhenItsRealYouKnow #ISangHerFavoriteSong #TheCodeREDexperienceTour”
Hit the jump to view more photos of Nicki Minaj at Monica Brown‘s concert, courtesy of her Instagram page, as well as a short clip of Minaj in the crowd singing along!
Drake and Nicki Minaj have both been nominated for TIME magazine’s TIME Person Of The Year 2015. They are also the only two hip-hop artists out of all the 58 people that earned a nomination for this year’s TIME Person Of The Year.
The Barbie was nominated for her live performances at awards shows and on her worldwide tour, as well as her comments on race and sexuality this year. Drizzy picked up a nomination for his If You’re Reading This It’s Too Late project, winning his beef with Meek Mill, and the viral success of “Hotline Bling“.
Click here to vote for either Drizzy Drake or Nicki to be TIME Person Of The Year 2015! Voting will end at 11:59PM on December 4th and the winner of the poll will be announced on December 7th, as well as the magazine’s official TIME Person Of The Year 2015 being revealed on December 9th.
J. Cole brought out Drake during his “Forest Hills Drive” tour at the Crown Complex in Fayetteville, North Carolina on August 29th.
While on stage, Drizzy debuted a new verse for the crowd, as well as performed “Know Yourself” and “Back To Back” live.
You can watch a video of Drizzy Drake‘s live performance at Cole‘s show after the jump below!
Ice Cube and DJ Yella recently sat down with Rap-Up for an interview and to promote the Straight Outta Compton movie, which hits theaters on August 14th.
The N.W.A members spoke on the film, if there will be a N.W.A reunion tour, who their favorite rappers are today, and why they think the Drake vs. Meek Mill beef is good for hip-hop.
You can watch the interview in the clip after the jump below!
Chanel West Coast has announced a 3-day tour titled the “Gulf Coast Tour” that she will be going on later this month. The Young Money artist will be visiting Louisiana and Florida.
On June 18th, Chanel West Coast will be performing live at The Metropolitan Nightclub in New Orleans. On June 19th, Chanel will be performing live at Nite Town in Lafayette. Lastly, she will be performing live at Castaways Restaraunt in Pensacola on June 20th.
If you wish to attend the “Gulf Coast Tour“, click here to order your tickets online, which will cost $20.00 for standard and $40.00 for VIP!
After 12 years of not being allowed in the United States of America, P. Reign has released a vlog of him visiting the country, as well as Drake‘s YOLO Estate in Los Angeles, California.
P. Reign was picked up at the airport and given a tour of Drizzy‘s luxurious house. He also played basketball with the October’s Very Own crew.
You can watch some footage of all of this after the jump below!