Nicki Minaj Net Worth 2018: $70 million
The born name of Nicki Minaj is Onika Tanya Maraj, she is known as American model, song-writer, singer, actress and rapper; she started her career at the age of 19 in struggle of acting and now her total net worth according to different sources in 2017 is $70 million.
The American singer Nicki was born at St. James, Trinidad and Tobago, Port of Spain on December 8, 1982; her father name was Robert Maraj who was a part time singer as well as he was a financial executive.
Ms. Minaj was also a gospel singer, their house broken because her father was a drug addicted and she with her two siblings lived with her grandparents in Saint James.
After moving to New York, she got admission in LaGuardia High School in Manhattan, she wanted to be an actress, she showed her performance in a play in 2001.
At the age of 19 she got the job of a waitress in the Bronx at Red Lobster and according to actress she was fired from jobs almost fifteen times.
The Hip Hop artist released her first mixtape on 5 July, 2007 ‘Playtime is Over’, after this she launched a number of mix tapes through which she got the recognition, she won at the Underground Music Awards artist of the year award in 2008.
In 2010, the rapper Nicki released her debut album Pink Friday, according to an estimate 4 million copies of the album sold worldwide which helped her to earn about $1.89 million and this first album of her hit the billboard charts.
She released her third album ‘The Pinkprint’ about in 2012, she got the success as her album sold over 650,000 albums worldwide and she appeared as a judge on season 12 of “American Idol”, through which she earned about $12 million.