It’s often said that “Men lie, women lie, but numbers don’t.”
Rap superstar Nicki Minaj is once again proving why she is the Queen by putting up big numbers. She is one of the biggest stars on the planet and one of the most successful recording artists of all-time. She holds the distinction of being the first woman with 100 entries on the Billboard charts. According to Chart Data, the “Chun-Li” rapper has sold 99 million units across albums, singles, and features certified by the Recording Industry Association of America. Now, Minaj is a million shy of becoming the first female rapper to have 100 million units sold. This latest news affirms Minaj’s dominance on the Billboard charts since her arrival on the scene.
.@NICKIMINAJ now has 99 million RIAA certified units across albums, singles and features.
She’s expected to be the first female rapper to hit 100 million units.
— chart data (@chartdata) January 2, 2019
The announcement comes as Nicki Minaj has had another tremendous year in 2018. Her latest LP Queen is a commercial success. She launched her own radio show, Queen Radio, on Beats1. In addition to her active music career, Minaj will lend her voice to the Angry Birds 2 movie.
Nicki Minaj has no intentions on slowing down anytime soon. 2019 is already shaping up to be a banner year for Minaj and she goes on tour accompanied by Juice Wrld.
Congratulations to Nicki on all her success.