Prince Vega – Nicki Minaj is finally opening up about the beef between Drake and Meek Mill in great detail. During her interview with the New York Times she spoke on how she found herself in a position to choose sides when she didn’t want to. She also went to speak on Lil Wayne’s situation with Birdman and her problems with Miley Cyrus.
On Miley Cyrus:
“The fact that you feel upset about me speaking on something that affects black women makes me feel like you have some big balls. You’re in videos with black men, and you’re bringing out black women on your stages, but you don’t want to know how black women feel about something that’s so important? Come on, you can’t want the good without the bad. If you want to enjoy our culture and our lifestyle, bond with us, dance with us, have fun with us, twerk with us, rap with us, then you should also want to know what affects us, what is bothering us, what we feel is unfair to us. You shouldn’t not want to know that.”
“They’re men, grown-a** men. ‘It’s between them.’’ How does it make you feel, I ask? ‘‘I hate it,’’ she said. ‘‘It doesn’t make me feel good. You don’t ever want to choose sides between people you love. It’s ridiculous. I just want it to be over.”
The interview, however didn’t go as planned as Nicki shut down the interview after she found one of the questions “disrespectful”. The interviewer asked Nicki if there was a part of her which thrived off drama and that’s what made Nicki tell her she doesn’t want to do the interview further.
On Birdman vs. Lil Wayne:
“That’s disrespectful,’’ Minaj said, drawing herself up in the chair. ‘‘Why would a grown-a** woman thrive off drama? What do the four men you just named have to do with me thriving off drama?’’ she asked. ‘‘Why would you even say that? That’s so peculiar. Four grown-a** men are having issues between themselves, and you’re asking me do I thrive off drama?
That’s the typical thing that women do. What did you putting me down right there do for you?’’ she asked. ‘‘Women blame women for things that have nothing to do with them. I really want to know why — as a matter of fact, I don’t. Can we move on, do you have anything else to ask?’’ she continued. ‘‘To put down a woman for something that men do, as if they’re children and I’m responsible, has nothing to do with you asking stupid questions, because you know that’s not just a stupid question. That’s a premeditated thing you just did. Do not speak to me like I’m stupid or beneath you in any way’’ and, at last, declared, ‘‘I don’t care to speak to you anymore.”
Read more over at New York Times