Nicki Minaj recently unveiled her new single, “Last Time I Saw You,” and sat down for an interview with Zane Lowe on Apple Music 1’s New Music Daily radio show to discuss her artistic growth and personal evolution. She shared her desire for the song to represent not only her growth as an artist but also as a human being, emphasizing how much she has learned and experienced in the past five years.
“Last Time I Saw You” is the first peek into her forthcoming album, the sequel to her 2010 debut, “Pink Friday.” The track follows her previous chart-topping hit, “Super Freaky Girl,” which sampled Rick James’ classic “Super Freak,” as well as “Red Ruby Da Sleeze” released in March.
Fans got a sneak peek of the track when Minaj shared a teaser during an Instagram chat on August 1, 2023, and later posted a one-minute snippet on TikTok. You may also read From Tomboy to Supermodel Sensation Miranda Kerr’s Inspiring Journey.
Minaj explained that the song’s vibe centers around themes of loss, extending beyond just romantic relationships to encompass friendships and other connections. The song was produced by Hendrix Smoke and ATL Jacob, and it delves into the theme of unrequited love.
Initially slated for an October 22, 2023 release, Minaj postponed her album, “Pink Friday 2,” to November 17 without specifying the reason. She teased exciting news to come.
In addition to her music career, Minaj collaborated with Ice and Spice for the Barbie World soundtrack for the Barbie movie. Her successful track record also includes last year’s hit “Super Freaky Girl” and the release of “Red Ruby Da Sleeze” in March.
In other music news, Doja Cat dropped her new track, “Demons,” and Miley Cyrus reflected on her past alongside Emily Osment, Taylor Swift, and Demi Lovato in her “Used to Be Young” TikTok series.
Regarding Miley Cyrus, she openly discussed her sexuality, stating that her bisexuality was evident from an old picture. This retrospective series sheds light on her journey of self-discovery. You should also check Introducing Naomi Campbell’s Stylish Collaboration with PrettyLittleThing.
In unrelated news, Darius Jackson made headlines in summer 2023 for criticizing his then-girlfriend Keke Palmer for her attire at an Usher concert. However, Palmer got the last laugh when she starred as Usher’s love interest in his “Boyfriend” music video, playfully addressing the criticism and asserting her identity as a mother.
These stories provide a glimpse into the dynamic world of music and entertainment, showcasing the evolving journeys of these talented artists.