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Re: Nicki Minaj Appreciation Thread
« Reply #180 on: August 01, 2012, 09:04:32 AM »
this video exemplifies what is wrong with many music videos. There appear to be very few scenes that run more than 2 seconds (if that).

The constant transition from scene to scene detracts from the flow (especially when yuh trying to focus om the dancers playing mass in high heels).  But that is the nature of the beast I suppose.



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Re: Nicki Minaj Appreciation Thread
« Reply #182 on: August 02, 2012, 01:20:34 PM »
i see Nikki put her family in the vid at the end
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Re: Nicki Minaj Appreciation Thread
« Reply #184 on: March 21, 2013, 01:47:09 PM »
T&T no different from Liberia says Minaj

Yvonne Baboolal
Published: Friday, March 1, 2013, Trinidad & Tobago Guardian Online

Trinidad-born rapper Nicki Minaj compared T&T to Liberia on television on Wednesday, saying she didn’t think she would get out alive. Liberia is known for having endured bloody civil war during the past two decades, in which more than 200,000 people died and a million sought refuge in neighbouring countries.

Tourism Minister Stephen Cadiz said yesterday he could not comment on Minaj’s latest comment on the “nothing” place she came from, since he was not sure exactly what location she was referring to. Minaj, on the American Idol show last Wednesday, likened her own underprivileged background to that of contestant Zoanette Johnson, a Liberian refugee living in the US, the UK Daily Mail reported yesterday.

Minaj said, “I’m so proud that this place gives people like you and people like me, who came from absolutely nothing, a place that we didn’t think we’d make it out alive from, it gives us the chance. Thank you.” The story in the Mail said: “Trinidadian-born rapper Nicki Minaj wasn’t born with much, and she fought tooth and nail to gain her stardom. “That could be why the Pink Friday singer got so emotional on American Idol this week, when a Liberian refugee, Zoanette Johnson, brought the house down with Circle of Life.”

Zoannette, 20, has been in the US since she was two, after escaping from her war-torn motherland, the newspaper reported. “Listen, Zoanette, you make me so emotional, you came from Liberia, all those siblings, they are going to get a chance to see you on this show. I am so proud of you. So proud of you,” Minaj said.

Minaj, born Tanya Onika Maraj, is from Bournes Road, St James. She lived there with her grandmother until the age of five, when she migrated to Brooklyn, New York, to be with her parents.Cadiz said he could not comment because he was not sure whether Minaj was referring to a hard life she lived in Brooklyn or in St James. “I have no idea what her family life was like,” he said.

Cadiz said he would not like to think of St James as a “nothing” place and noted that Minaj would have had some kind of good opportunity in order to reach the US. “I am not casting aspersions on Brooklyn but I don’t know if she had a hard life in the States...She would have to explain what she meant,” he said. The minister recalled that not long ago Minaj spoke about the high number of Aids cases in T&T and quoted totally erroneous figures.

In November, she was quoted in the UK Guardian as saying 250,000 people in T&T were living with the disease. The actual figure is reported as being a tenth of that.

http://m.guardian.co.tt/news/2013-02-28/tt-no-different-liberia-says-minaj
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Re: Nicki Minaj Appreciation Thread
« Reply #185 on: March 21, 2013, 02:54:32 PM »
No way she coming back here.
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Re: Nicki Minaj Appreciation Thread
« Reply #186 on: March 21, 2013, 03:46:24 PM »
this lil bitch now seein fame and money and want to shit on we.....she leave trini when she was 5,life was good......come to the mighty usa,daiz when hell start....hungry lil bitch with ah alcoholic fadda....try to kill u lil c**t and yuh mooma too.......ah wish she could read this......haul yuh modda c**t
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« Reply #187 on: March 24, 2013, 05:52:11 PM »
this lil bitch now seein fame and money and want to shit on we.....she leave trini when she was 5,life was good......come to the mighty usa,daiz when hell start....hungry lil bitch with ah alcoholic fadda....try to kill u lil c**t and yuh mooma too.......ah wish she could read this......haul yuh modda c**t

take it easy before yuh buss ah blodd vessel... ;D

i agree with yuh, she is ah real imps, she should be talking about her ass implants that making her body look deformed.

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Re: Nicki Minaj Appreciation Thread
« Reply #188 on: March 24, 2013, 09:58:21 PM »
She said she came from "nothing" and people interpreting that to mean that she saying Trinidad is "nothing"?  Allyuh is imps or what?

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Re: Nicki Minaj Appreciation Thread
« Reply #189 on: July 29, 2013, 08:01:46 AM »
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Re: Nicki Minaj Appreciation Thread
« Reply #190 on: January 26, 2015, 02:52:48 PM »
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Re: Nicki Minaj Appreciation Thread
« Reply #191 on: January 26, 2015, 03:03:08 PM »
Good song  :thumbsup:

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Re: Nicki Minaj Appreciation Thread
« Reply #192 on: December 04, 2015, 11:03:00 PM »

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Re: Nicki Minaj Appreciation Thread
« Reply #193 on: March 30, 2017, 08:38:18 AM »

Footage from 2012 showing Nicki Minaj explaining how to wine when you in Trinidad

https://www.facebook.com/SocaTv/videos/1390054971069360/

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Re: Nicki Minaj Appreciation Thread
« Reply #194 on: June 22, 2018, 07:17:20 AM »

Nicki Minaj: 'I Was An illegal Immigrant From Trinidad'

https://socamusictv.blogspot.com/2018/06/nikki-minaj-i-was-illegal-immigrant.html

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Re: Nicki Minaj Appreciation Thread
« Reply #195 on: July 07, 2019, 08:58:05 AM »

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Re: Nicki Minaj Appreciation Thread
« Reply #196 on: July 12, 2019, 08:55:05 AM »

Nicki Minaj Had A Surprise Moment With Fellow Trinis

https://socamusictv.blogspot.com/2019/07/nicki-minaj-had-surprise-moment-with.html
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