Nicki Minaj announces her retirement from music: 'I've Decided to Retire & Have My Family'

Headlines 06/09/2019

The enigma that is Nicki Minaj has just announced her retirement from music.

Taking to Twitter to break the news, the Queens native wrote:

“I’ve decided to retire & have my family. I know you guys are happy now. To my fans, keep reppin me, do it til da death of me, in the box- cuz ain’t nobody checkin me.”

To her Barbz, she added, “Love you for LIFE.”

Minaj looks to be starting a family with partner Kenneth Petty, the pair have been dating since December 2018 and rumours of a marriage have been swirling for months after they were both seen obtaining a marriage license in July.

Onika's declaration of retirement also comes after the artist blasted the media and influencers for trying to tear her down. On Instagram Live she said, “Those people came together to try to end me, and sweetheart, before I get off this Insta let me say this... It'll never f*cking happen.”