(AllHipHop News) Nicki Minaj has decided to retire.
The rapper made the stunning announcement on Twitter Thursday and sent shockwaves all over the Internet.
“I’ve decided to retire & have my family. I know you guys are happy now,” the 36-year old rapper tweeted. “To my fans, keep reppin me, do it til da death of me, in the box- cuz ain’t nobody checkin me. Love you for LIFE ♥️.”
The Barbz seemed to largely be in disbelief at the news, but the rapper has been prepping them for quite some time.
The Queens-bred rapper previously revealed that she would marry her fiancee soon and also had obtained a marriage license.
The news is sudden, partially because Minaj has been releasing or feature on a number of songs. "Megatron,” for example, was released on June 21 and reached No. 1 on iTunes, the same outlet as he Queen Radio. It debuted at No. 20.
Through the year, she has been featured on song with Trina, Chris Brown and hot newcomer Megan Thee Stallion.
Here is a response from some of her fiercest fans, the Barbz.