Sir Mix-a-Lot on Nicki Minaj sampling ‘Baby Got Back’ for ‘Anaconda’

If you know anything about ’90s hip-hop, with one listen to Nicki Minaj’s “Anaconda,” you immediately recognized the repeated “my anaconda don’t” line as being borrowed from Sir Mix-a-Lot’s monster 1992 hit, “Baby Got Back.” In a recent interview with MTV News, Mix-a-Lot reveals that Minaj consulted him heavily while recording the track for her upcoming album […]

Birdman sets the record straight on Lil Wayne’s and Nicki Minaj’s new albums

With the compilation Young Money: Rise Of An Empire already on the streets, and forthcoming releases of Lil Wayne’s Tha Carter V and Nicki Minaj’s The Pink Print, it’s safe to say that the Young Money crew is looking to have a  pretty big 2014. After much speculation and many phantom release dates, YMCMB boss Birdman […]

Nicki Minaj has lofty expectations for forthcoming album

Fresh on the heels of the success (and ensuing controversies) of her single, “Lookin A** N***a,” Nicki Minaj is gearing up to drop her heavily anticipated third studio album The Pink Print (a la Jay Z’s The Blueprint). While her previous two albums, Pink Friday and Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded, were successful, when Nicki took a […]