2013 is the Year of Twerking.
Not that twerking is anything new — booty-poppin’ has been a thing in strip clubs and hood parties for who-knows-how-long; but this year the dance phenomenon has officially gone mainstream. With Miley Cyrus and Rihanna posting Internet vids of themselves twerking, and twerk groups going viral daily, twerking has joined planking and the “Harlem Shake” as the online fad that has taken over pop culture at the moment.
The latest celeb to post a twerk vid is none other than Nicki Minaj. The Young Money rapstress with the uber-famous backside shared footage from a video shoot where she is twerking in a bikini in a pool.
Hit the click to get a look at Nicki’s skills…