Nicki Minaj is in Control in her V Magazine Cover Story

Nicki Minaj took to instagram today to release some “cat” inspired images from her cover story with V Magazine and Mario Testino. The Young Money rapper is set to release The Pink Print album on December 15th and has been topping plenty of charts recently with her “Only” track with Weezy, Drizzy, & Breezy. View her photo-spread below.

Nicki Minaj Poses for V Magazine

‘There are attitudes in fashion and in hip-hop that match each other… it’s an almost snobby type of feeling. It’s fun!

Nicki Minaj Poses for V Magazine

‘It’s like showing off! I think rap is a lot of showing off, and fashion is too. Versace is like, Look at me, b****. I’m here.’

Nicki Minaj Poses for V Magazine

‘Whether it’s Madonna or Britney or Beyoncé, they always tell me, “YES. Be yourself. Talk your s***.”‘

Nicki Minaj Poses for V Magazine

‘There are a lot of strong male rappers, who’ve influenced me a great deal in terms of my skill, my flow, and my business-savvy side. But at the end of the day, I still want to inspire women.’

Click here to read the full interview.

REHAB Staff

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