Nicki Minaj Has Welcomed Her First Child


American female rapper, singer, songwriter, actress and model Onika Tanya Maraj-Petty, known by her stage name as Nicki Minaj has welcomed her first child into the world.

According to reports from TMZ, Nicki Minaj and her hubby Kenneth welcomed their new baby on Wednesday in Los Angeles, but Details including the baby’s gender and name has not been revealed.

The Anaconda hit-maker has been all excited since after confirming that she was pregnant.

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Breaking the news of her pregnancy alongside her baby bump to her over hundred and twenty three million Instagram followers back in July, Nicki wrote:

“Love. Marriage. Baby carriage. Overflowing with excitement & gratitude. Thank you all for the well wishes,” she wrote.

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And finally, by #DavidLaChapelle 🙏

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The 37-year-old rapper shocked her fans last year when she announced her sudden retirement from music, stating that she wants to start a family.

The announcement came a month before her wedding with her ex- convicted husband Kenneth Petty after less than one year of dating.

“I’ve decided to retire & have my family. I know you guys are happy now. To my fans, keep reppin me, do it til da death of me … Love you for LIFE,” she wrote on Twitter.

A big congratulations to Nicki!

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