Rap’s Trini Queen Nicki Minaj touched down at Carnival and she painted the island red with her luscious long hair.
After keeping a low profile for a while, Nicki popped out in her home country on Sunday. On Monday, the rapper shared photos with Trinidad’s flag in the caption, to the excitement of fans.
A video of her arriving at Trinidad’s airport on Sunday also surfaced online, confirming to fans she was indeed present for the island’s Carnival celebration.
In her photos, Onika donned a pink Versace corset and paired it with a white tank and denim shorts on the photos. In addition, she accessorized the ensemble with matching pink Jimmy Choo boots with a pink Chanel crossbody bag.
As for her hair, she wore her long red beach waves with a side part. The style was appears to be done by her hairstylist Dionte Gray, known on social media as Arrogant Tae.
The hairstylist was seen in several photos and videos with Nicki on the island.
Before popping out on Sunday, Minaj also surprised her fans by releasing “Shake The Place (Remix)” with renowned Soca artists Machel Montano and Destra.
The rapper shared a video clip, teasing the track on her Instagram page, which showed a visual filled Carnival vibes and Nicki rhyming along, to the excitement of fans.
While in her home country, Nicki also shared video of herself linking up with her collaborators Machel Montano and Destra Garcia calling them “greats” of her country. Prominent Soca artist Patrice Roberts was also on the picture.
LEGENDARY FOOTAGE WITH THE GREATS OF MY COUNTRY. I COULDN’T BE MORE PROUD IF I TRIED. I REPPIN DAT RED DAT WHITE DAT BLACK I REPPIN MY REAL FLAG. wish my grandmother was alive to see this. Wish daddy was alive to see this. See you tmrw, Trinidad.
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