Nicki Minaj is known as one of the most globally visible and best female rappers of the modern era. She has multiple singles that have topped the charts on Billboard’s Top 200 list, multiple awards for her music and even has her own perfume line.
Minaj is seen as a strong female role model to younger girls and has used her platform to promote feminism and equality. Even though she is depicted as a strong woman who doesn’t need a man in her life, it’s no secret that Minaj has let herself fall in love with a guy or two.
Safaree Samuels 2002 – 2014
It started out as a rumor that Minaj was dating her then-hype man. Once Nicki was spotted in her hometown sporting a fat diamond on her finger, it was clear that the relationship couldn’t be kept under quiet anymore. The two were said to be engaged in 2008, but the relationship ended in August of 2014 in a bad way. According to inside sources, Minaj and Samuels got into a heated argument that turned physical. Samuels was escorted off the premises by police and the couple officially called it quits shortly after the fight.
Meek Mill 2014 – 2016
Minaj’s relationship with Meek Mill will probably go down as one of the most publicized relationships in rap history. Their relationship can be seen in chronological order via Instagram. The two were officially seen cuddled up together for a picture back in the beginning of the relationship in January of 2014. Things went south after the pregnancy rumors and the couple leaving cryptic message on their Instagram pages. Minaj confirmed the breakup with one simple tweet back in January of this year.
Minaj is currently single but there have been rumors that she and rapper Nas are getting extremely close. Minaj and Nas can be seen cuddled up together and having dinner on her Instagram page.