As previously noted, Nicki is gearing up to release her new studio album, Queen in Aug. 2018. Ahead of the album’s release, the rapper revealed the album art, featuring a nearly naked Nicki perched on a royal thrown. Nicki has also dropped the music videos and singles for “Chun-Li,” “Barbie Tingz,” and ” Bed,” featuring Ariana Grande.
In regards her album, Nicki Minaj told Elle magazine that her new project will be the “album of the year.” “I went through a moment where I got to know myself again, and then I went through a moment where I got to know myself as the rapper again,” she added. “And then I locked [myself] in the studio and I didn’t want to leave.”
Queen drops on Aug. 10. In the meantime, check out her performance at the 2018 BET Awards in the video above.