Nicki Minaj and Drake: Who is Richer?
Nicki Minaj is an American rapper and singer who was raised in New York. She began her musical career far back in 2004 after meeting and joining a music band called Full Force.
In 2007, she released her debut mixtape, and in 2008, her second mixtape went live. In 2009, Nicki Minaj caught the attention of Lil Wayne who got her signed into his music label known as the Young Money Entertainment.
She started working with artistes in the label, and in 2010, Nicki Minaj released her debut album, Pink Friday. The album sold 375,000 copies in the first week, and Nicki Minaj became a big name in the music scene.
Afterwards, she released other hit singles and albums, and worked with famous stars including Meek Mill, Drake, and Birdman. Currently, she has an estimated net worth of $85 million dollars.
Drake is a Canadian singer, songwriter, and rapper. He started out his career as a teen actor starring in a famous TV teen series, Degrassi: The Next Generation.
In 2006, he released his debut mixtape, Room for Improvement. In 2007, he took another big step in his career to by releasing a second mixtape. In 2009, he released his third titled So Far Gone.
Drake was gaining ground in the music industry before he got the attention of top rapper Lil Wayne who signed him into his Young Money Entertainment label.
In 2010, Drake released Thank Me Later – his first music studio album. Till date, he’s worked with top music stars, the likes of Rihanna, Eminem, Lil Wayne, DJ Khaled, and several others. His net worth is pegged at an estimated $140 million dollars.