Minaj confirms Vector show
Stars are known for their love of privacy, but it seems colourful hip-hop sensation Nicki Minaj is not the best at keeping a secret.
Last week The Trinidadian-born, New York-raised rapper, singer-songwriter and all round superstar, tweeted about a New Zealand show.
Now, it can be officially confirmed The Pink Friday Reloaded Tour will hit Auckland's Vector Arena on September 28.
It will be the singer's first show here in New Zealand.
Minaj has sold more than three million albums and has more than 13 million Twitter followers.
It took only a month for Minaj's first album Pink Friday to be certified platinum after its US release. The album boasts the most charted singles by any female rap album in Billboard history and earnt her three Grammy Award nominations.
Her follow-up Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded was released in April.
The rapper/singer is known for her flamboyant outfits, ever-changing hairstyles and has a reputation for Diva-like behaviour.
She recently told People magazine: "[My dressing room] looks like something out of Aladdin. Pink flowers and candles, white rugs, couches covered in pink satin."
Earlier this month, at Scotland's T in the Park festival, she reportedly demanded the grass around her dressing room be cut shorter.
Minaj has also been rumoured to become an American Idol judge next season.
Nicki Minaj, The Pink Friday Reloaded Tour September 28 - Vector Arena, Auckland. Tickets on sale August 3 from Ticketmaster. My Live Nation pre-sale starts 10am, July 27.
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