In 2022, it is expected that Nicki Minajs net worth will hit $1 billion. Her early success has earned her a place in the top 10 millionaires of all time list. As a child, Nicki was a straight-A student and later started rapping. She soon caught the attention of local producers and hip-hop artists. Initially, she was hesitant to label herself a rapper as she feared the industry would restrict her to rapping. But once she got into the industry, she was a natural and was able to hone her natural talent. After she graduated high school, she married Kenneth Petty, a producer who he worked with for six months. The couple met in the teen years and married in October 2019.
In October of 2010, she married her husband and gave birth to their son. In February of 2021, her father was killed in a hit-and-run accident. In the years following, Nicki Minaj’s net worth has grown exponentially. She’s now the richest woman in the world and will likely be the first female rapper to hit the billion dollar mark. Her wealth continues to grow, and her net value is projected to be around $90 million in 2022.
After earning her degree, Nicki Minaj began her career as a backup singer for rappers. Lil Wayne discovered her in 2009 and offered her a contract with Young Money Entertainment. In 2010, she released her debut album, Pink Friday, which sold over 375,000 copies in its first week. Since then, she’s gained worldwide attention with her hit single “Pink Friday.” In 2013, she’s released several more mixtapes and singles, including “Playtime is Over” and “Sucka Free.” In 2008, she collaborated with Drake and Meek Mill for the Beam Me Up Scotty mixtape.