American pop & hip hop sensation Nicki Minaj, is bringing her ‘Pinkprint’ tour to her South African fans, with three unforgettable shows scheduled for Johannesburg at the Ticketpro Dome on Thursday, March 17; Durban’s Moses Mabhida Stadium on Sunday, March 20; and Cape Town’s Grand Arena, Grand West on Tuesday, March 22.
Tickets are now on sale at www.ticketpros.co.za and selected Edgars retail stores nationally, with prices ranging from R490.
The Grammy Award-nominated superstar continues to break records and impact pop culture at large. Her critically lauded third full-length album, ‘The Pinkprint’ arrived at the top of the Billboard 200 and Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums charts, cementing her as rap’s reigning queen.
Minaj recently made history, simultaneously occupying four top 10 spots on the Mainstream R&B/Hip-Hop airplay chart and becoming the first female artist to achieve the feat. Minaj also has the most hits on Billboard’s Hot 100 Chart of any female rapper in history and is #3 among all females. What’s more, twelve of her entries entered the top ten, yielding another record for a female rapper.
Minaj stands at the top of the pop vanguard. To date, the global superstar has sold over 50 million singles and five million albums worldwide. Minaj has also been the recipient of a bevy of awards, including American Music Awards, MTV VMA’s, Billboard Awards, People’s Choice Awards, BET Awards & many others.
A global touring phenomenon, Minaj has sold out iconic venues including London’s O2 Arena, Brooklyn’s Barclays Arena, The Staples Center in Los Angeles, and many more.
Outside of music, she has starred in films including ‘Ice Age: Continental Drift’ and ‘The Other Woman’ in addition to judging ‘American Idol’. She’ll also take the screen alongside Ice Cube and Cedric The Entertainer, starring in 2016’s ‘Barbershop 3’.
In South Africa the chart-topping, multi-award winning rapper and actress will be performing a number of her countless hits from her three albums including her latest offering.
With an astonishing 96 million fans on social media, Minaj will be pulling out all the stops for her South African tour.
The Nicki Minaj Pinkprint tour is presented by Airey Scott Entertainment, 5FM, Metro FM, and
Keep tabs on our relevant Facebook pages for details on winning tickets to the 3 venues.
Cape Town Facebook at www.facebook.com/next48hours
Joburg Facebook at www.facebook.com/48hoursinjoburg
Durban Facebook at www.facebook.com/thenext48hours-durban