Listen Live
92Q Listen Live
92Q Jams Featured Video
2011 American Music Awards - Show

Source: Kevin Winter/AMA2011 / Getty

Looks like Nicki Minaj is dropping the mic and picking up a baby rattle. The award-winner rapper announced to fans today that she plans to retire from the music industry to start a family.

Don’t Miss The Latest In Entertainment, News, and More! Sign Up For Our Newsletter!

In a text popping with hearts, a kiss and a unicorn she told fans, “I’ve decided to retire & have my family. I know you guys are happy now. To my fans, keep reppin me, do it til da death of me, X in the box- cuz ain’t nobody checkin me. Love you for LIFE.”

RELATED: Nicki Minaj Hits Fans With Shocking Message: I;ve Decided To Retire

Join Our Text Club To Get The Latest Music, Entertainment, Contests And Breaking News On Your Phone. Text BALTIMORE to 24042 to join!


Fans responded quickly with words of encouragement, well wishes and most of all disbelief:








The news comes as a shock to Barbz everywhere. The question is, is Minaj really calling it quits?

It’s hard to say.

What we do know, is that such an incredible talent will be missed.

Nicki Minaj Changed Twitter Name To Mrs. Petty, So Of Course Marriage Rumors Flourish
8 photos

Fans Respond As Nicki Minaj Announces Retirement From Music To Start A Family  was originally published on