In nearly a month, Nicki Minaj will launch her long-awaited fifth album Pink Friday 2. The mission would be the rapper’s first full-length launch since 2018’s Queen. Although Minaj has delivered a wholesome batch of singles through the years, a full album is actually what followers want, and the truth that it’s a sequel to her beloved 2010 album makes it that a lot better for them.
Forward of the album’s launch subsequent month, Minaj sat down with Vogue for a prolonged interview. This dialog gave some clues concerning the sound to anticipate on Pink Friday 2 beginning with a quote from Minaj’s longtime engineer Aubry “Massive Juice” Delaine. “Think about a Nicki Minaj best hits album,” he stated about Pink Friday 2, including, “however all of the songs are new.” The Vogue cowl story additionally notes that the album was written from the “vantage level of a girl who has gotten so lots of the issues she dreamed about. And but the previous nonetheless tugs.”
“Once I look again at a number of my music, I’m like, Oh, my God, the place was the me in it?” Minaj added. “So for this album, I went again to the previous sport plan.”
Elsewhere within the Vogue dialog, Minaj performed a music for the interviewer Rob Haskell titled “Massive Distinction.” It’s described as a file that the rapper wrote “a number of years in the past,” however just lately fell again in love with. The interview goes on to say that “Massive Distinction” separates “Minaj and different rappers, specifically those that come casually into the sport, get fortunate with successful on TikTok, and abruptly think about that fame and clout are their proper slightly than the result of years of exhausting work.”
You’ll be able to learn the total Vogue interview here.