Afrobeats has gained global acceptance, leading to more collaborations with Nigerian music by foreign artists.
Recently, Queen of Rap Nicki Minaj hinted at her verse in the remix of Burna Boy’s song ‘Tested, Approved & Trusted,’ originally featured in Burna Boy’s album ‘I Told Them.’
In the song, Burna Boy bragged about his skills as an artiste and how women are drawn to him when he’s around.
Minaj shared a snippet of her rap lines on her Instagram page while the song jammed in the background.
This upcoming collaboration will be the first time Minaj and the African Giant work together. However, there is no release date or confirmation from Burna Boy yet.
The snippet has put Queen of Rap on the headlines in the music industry, and has left her name in the lips of many.
Nicki and Burna Boy at the Grammys
Burna Boy had previously hinted that his I Told Them… album would have more songs. The teased video is another layer of excitement to the already highly anticipated project.
At the 66th Grammy Awards, the Queen of Rap lost the category of Best Rap Song to Killer Mike.
Her song Barbie World featuring Ice Spice was nominated, what’s worse, she was accidentally announced as the winner for that category.
On the other hand, African Giant Burna Boy, Arya Starr, Davido, Asake, and Olamide lost all 10 nominations at the 66th Grammy Awards.
South African singer Tyla Clinched the win for Best African Music Performance with her chart-topping single Water.