Nicki Minaj Inks Deal For Own Fragrance Line

By Allen Starbury   /   Published 04/17/12

Nicki MinajNicki Minaj has been flexing her business muscle as of late. Following news of deals with Pepsi and more recently Adidas, the female rap star announced yet another partnership this week for her own fragrance line.

According to The Sacramento Bee, Minaj has signed an exclusive fragrance licensing agreement with beauty company Give Back Brands LLC, in which she'll make her fragrance debut ... and be involved in the entire process, from development to packaging to advertising.

"I am so excited about my fragrance debut, and am proud to partner with Give Back Brands for such a personal project," she said in a statement.

"I have always been a huge fan of great fragrances; this is yet another extension of my creative expression and I can't wait to share it with the world. I designed this scent and bottle with my Barbz in mind; I know they will love it!"

Fruther details about her upcoming line is unknown. However, product is slated to hit department stores inthe Fall.

Give Back Brands previously partnered with teen sensation Justin Bieber for his fragrance, "Someday." When it debuted last year, it went on to break a sales record.