Nicki Minaj Announces Upcoming Album “Queen”

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After delivering two new singles — “Chun Li” and “Barbie Tingz” — last month, Nicki Minaj has finally revealed a title and release date for her next album.

Queen is slated to drop next month.

Nicki appeard on the red carpet of the Met Gala in New York City on Monday (May 7), during which she revealed a June 15th release for her album. “It’s a big night for me because I just let the world know that my album is coming on June 15, and it’s called Queen, and I can’t wait,” she told reporters.

Ahead of the release date, Nicki will appear on the season finale of SNL on May 19, where she will perform both “Chun Li” and “Barbie Tingz”.

Queen will be Nicki’s first new album since 2014’s The Pinkprint.