Yesterday (Aug 8), Nicki Minaj took to Twitter to announce her new radio show titled Queen Radio to be heard on Beats 1 radio. Queen Radio officially launched today (Aug 10) 10 pm EST.

In a tweet to fans Nicki stated:

As apart of the Queen Radio launch, Nicki Minaj invited industry influencers to an intimate studio session in which she explained the making of Queen and allowed a sneak peek of the album. Those in attendance included Kim Kardashian, Lauren London, Kelly Rowland, Cassie, Winnie Harlow, Ming Lee, Sevyn Streeter, Justine Skye, Yo Gotti and Karen Civil who kept fans up to date on the happenings of the event via her platform.

According to Karen Civil, Nicki says she went back and listened to all of her albums to figure out what she did well & see how to step her game up and improve herself & put in QUEEN. Listeners that were, in fact, tuned in to Queen Radio got a big surprise along with the rest of the world. Queen will now be released today [August 10] at noon EST.

If you missed Nicki Minaj’s Queen Radio debut on Beats 1 radio, be sure to tune in today [August 10] at 8 AM PST. Nicki has ensured she will play the album for Queen Radio listeners at 9 AM PST. Don’t miss out.

Find Queen Radio here.