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December 2010
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nicki minaj makes history with “pink friday” album

Nicki Minaj is in good company. With her debut album Pink Friday bowing at No. 2 on the Billboard 200 this week, the Young Money rapper has officially broken the record for second highest first-week sales by a female MC in Billboard’s history, moving 375,190 units.

Lauryn Hill holds the title for highest opening week sales by a female hip-hop act with her solo debut The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill, which sold 423,000 copies in September 1998. But Nicki points out that Ms. Hill wasn’t categorized under the “Hip-Hop/Rap” genre.

“Pink Friday has the 2nd highest debut week in the HISTORY of FEMALE RAP w/375,190 units sold. Thank u sooo much 4 supporting this project!” tweeted Nicki, later adding, “Interesting. Lauryn sold 422,000 in the 1st wk w/Miseducation! That album wasn’t categorized as HipHop/Rap under ‘genre.’ So Pink Friday under the ‘HipHop/Rap’ genre has the highest selling first week from a female in HISTORY.”

Before Nicki, Missy Elliott sold the most first-week copies under the “Hip-Hop/Rap” genre with her 2002 album Under Construction (259,000). “I am in the company of 2 amazing groundbreaking women & for that, I am beyond grateful. S/O to Lauryn and Missy. #PinkFriday,” wrote the Harajuku Barbie.

Congrats are in order! #TeamMinaj!


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December 01 2010

ALL I WANT FOR CHRISTMAS IS FOR ALL THE UNBELIVERS TO SALUTE NICKI MINAJ THE QUEEN OF HIP HOP BAD BITCH!LOVE NICKI MINAJ BIGGEST FAN!

December 02 2010

Ohhh My Im So Proud Of Yu Mama…. ILOVe THe Cd Sooo Muchh Blazin Is My Faviorte One Cause Yu Be Rappin Soo Fast But Bak Too Yu Continue To Do Yur Thing Because Yur THE BEST As Said In Pink Friday……

December 03 2010

i listend 2 parts of ur album and its da iish cuz u da baddest bytch

December 04 2010

Hey nicki minaj i really love ur song romen raveng i think i spelled it right bhut i really like u and i love right thru me and right now hair is just like ur and when i grow up i want to be like u..<3
Love Evonne

December 05 2010

NICKI I Am Oh So Very Proud Of You! &I Know You Get That A Lot But I Figured You Would Like An Extra Person To Say It To You! ..ILY &Been With You Since The Beginning Trust Me! You Worked Hard(: &Deserve Every Bit Of Accomplishment You Get! I Know Your Grandmother Would Be More Than Proud Of You. TakeCare(: &Keep Up The Good Work(:

December 07 2010

Ohhh My Im So Proud Of You …. I <3 THe Cd Sooo Muchh MOMENT 4 LIFE Is My Faviorte One Cause Yu Be Rappin the truth I Want Too You Continue To Do Yo thing & o tell tell them hater step there cookies up

December 08 2010

I LOVE NICKI MINAJ && ‘ PINK FRIDAY !!!!! 🙂 Shee iiss Def THE QUEEN OF HIP HOP

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