Nicki Minaj Announces Name Of Upcoming Album + Pushes Back Release Date: ‘Trust Me, It’ll Be Well Worth The Wait’ 

Nicki Minaj

Nicki Minaj Announces Name Of Upcoming Album + Pushes Back Release Date: ‘Trust Me, It’ll Be Well Worth The Wait’ 


Not so good news for Nicki Minaj fans!

On Thursday (June 29) Nicki Minaj made a huge announcement to her fans that left many feeling a little disappointed. The “Super Freaky Girl” rapper revealed that she is pushing back her album release date to November. Earlier this month, Minaj told her followers that her forthcoming album would be released on “10/20/23″ however, it appears things have changed.

In addition to announcing a new release date, she also revealed the album will be called ” Pink Friday 2” – a sweet nod to her 2010 debut album Pink Friday, which featured hit songs like “Moment 4 Life,” “Fly,” and “Your Love.”

In a lengthy post, Nicki Minaj broke the news to her fans writing,

“Dear Barbz, I’ve been trying to find the right time to tell you this for a few days. Due to some really exciting news that I’ll share with you guys @ a later time, I’ve shifted the album date just a tad bit. Trust me, it’ll be WELL WORTH THE WAIT…but since I AM shifting the date just a tad, I’d like to give you guys a tiny SIP of some more album tea so that I don’t have to get cussed out. so…here it goes: MY NEW ALBUM WILL BE RELEASED ON 11.17.23- and she shall be called: Pink Friday 2”

She continued,

 “I love you guys so much. I am so grateful for the years of support & love you guys have given me. At times maybe I didn’t even deserve all that you have poured into me. Nonetheless, you. will. love. this. album. I will give tour deets closer to that time, but obviously the tour will start around the first quarter of 2024. I’ll also share the REAL album cover at a later date.”

While some were disappointed by the news, a large portion of her fanbase was understanding and excited about the new release date.

One fan wrote,

“#PinkFriday is my favorite album. Imagine what #PinkFridayPt2 is going to bring!!!”

Another user said,

“Take your time Queen. I’m a patient barb. We still have your other albums and features that you’re on. We love you.”

Someone else wrote,

“Pink friday sequel? OK you’ve been forgiven. I will wait longer.”

See reactions below:


Once the album is released, it will stand as Nicki Minaj‘s first studio album in over five years. The last album she released was “Queenin 2018. The album featured singles “Chun-Li,” “Barbie Dreams,” and “FEFE.”

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Authored by: Monique Nicole