Did Nicki Minaj just call out Kanye West for marrying a white woman after finding fame? He is, of course, famously married to reality TV star Kim Kardashian – who Nicki also used as an example of the double-standards that she faces as a black woman in America.
Speaking to Marie Claire magazine, Nicki began:
Somewhat ironically, Nicki pointed out:
But Kanye’s marriage to Kim wasn’t the only time Nicki used the Kardashian as an example. Minaj noted how The Talk co-host, Sharon Osbourne described her ‘Anaconda’ art as looking like a “cheap porno cover of a DVD.” Yet, when Kim posted a barely-censored naked selfie, Sharon went as far as to do her own version in support – while singing Kim’s praises for the shot!
She went on:
We have to agree with what Nicki is saying – but is she setting up beef with Kanye and Kim? Actually, Nicki Minaj insists that she has no axe to grind with Kanye – responding to those who said she was “slamming” him by saying she respects him as a fellow artist who helped put her on!
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