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I believe Nicki Minaj's debut album is Groundbreaking ! with different vibes and also some singing i believe Nicki has done a very very good job.
Collaborating with so many differents Artist who are very hot at the moment was also a very smart idea.
She also shows off her singing skills and strong lyricism. The CD could be used to listen at anytime with so many different songs.
She really goes from underground to mainstream and shows the world tha woman can do it too. In my opinion i think this is one of the best Albums coming from a female rapper so far and i believe this album can be listened to by any body no matter if your a fan of rap, pop, rnb or even rock. This album will blow your mind !
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Two years of strong mixtapes and guest appearances meant the hip-hop faithful already knew that dirty debutante Nicki Minaj could take that gutsy Lil' Kim style to another level, and that both the single and the full-length format were at her command. The only question left is how this versatile artist would present herself to the general public, and the answer is a Gwen Stefani-meets-Baz Luhrman-meets-Young Money-type affair that frequently dazzles. Feed off the production, the great musical ideas, and Minaj’s keen sense of her surroundings, and Pink Friday is an outstanding success. It’s chock-full of new wave textures and diva attitude, creating the kind of atmosphere where will.i.am stops over while you tell the haters to kill themselves over a “Video Killed the Radio Star” sample (“Check It Out”). ~ David Jeffries
Rolling Stone - 3.5 stars out of 5 -- "Minaj aims for a Rihanna-style crossover approach, singing R&B choruses over electro floss..." Paste - "There's no denying the staying power of jams like 'Moment 4 Life,' the girl-power ditty featuring Young Money star, Drake." Mojo - 4 stars out of 5 -- "[I]t's been the relentless dynamism and intensity of her vocal delivery that have really marked out this rap Barbarella." Uncut - 3 stars out of 5 -- "Nicki Minaj is the pop find of 2010: a flamboyant, potty-mouthed female rapper from Lil Wayne's Young Money stable..." Entertainment Weekly - "'Moment 4 Life' and 'Save Me' turn out to be the real strengths here." -- Grade: B+