Two of primarily the most attention-grabbing stars in rap seem like sharing extra than rhymes — or are they?
Minaj, 35, had rapped about Eminem on YG’s new single “Substantial Financial institution” (which additionally strategies Substantial Sean and just a few Chainz), announcing that she had “met Slim Shady” and that “as soon as he lumber black, he’ll be help again.”
“You relationship Eminem???” one of Minaj’s followers asked in the comments to a video of the verse Minaj posted to Instagram.
The rapper’s acknowledge? “Yes.”
Nonetheless as soon as Eminem, forty five, answered her affirmation with “Lady you realize it’s proper,” fans started to suspect the from aspect to aspect will most likely be diminutive extra than a prank.
“Babe, I conception we had been gonna back it on the low til the wedding,” Minaj jokingly answered to the rapper. “Yikes. I’ll talk over with you after I obtain house.”
Whereas reps for Minaj — who’s been identified to jokingly flirt via social media — and Eminem didn’t straight away acknowledge to PEOPLE’s query for observation, sources shut to the Queen artist advised TMZ that she became simplest joking.
“It’s tricky. Since my divorce I’ve had a few dates and nothing’s panned out in a manner that I needed to manufacture it public,” he explained. “Dating’s factual now not where I’m at just right this moment.”
Eminem, who became previously married to ex Kim Scott, went on to demonstrate that he mostly makes consume of Tinder to satisfy ladies. Steadily, he breaks out of the digital realm and seeks like within the proper world.
“I additionally frail to head to strip golf equipment,” he admitted. “What can I whisper? Going to strip golf equipment is how I became assembly some chicks. It became an consuming time for me.”
Neither Minaj, who became last linked to Nas, nor Eminem has confirmed any indicators of a romantic pairing on social media.
She’s been busy, gearing up to liberate her fourth studio LP, Queen.
Singles “Barbie Tingz” and “Chun-Li” are already out, the latter of which she already performed last week on the season finale of Saturday Night time Live.
The elephantine album became in the starting up due on June 15, but Minaj announced on Thursday that the yarn will now descend Aug. 10. When it does, it’ll be Minaj’s first new album in 4 years. A tour, starting assign in September, is deliberate as properly.
As for the brand new tune’s inspiration, Minaj acknowledged she the truth is grew to change into to an now not going provide: the behind Princess Diana.
Sharing a video of Prince William and Prince Harry’s mother, who died in August 1997, Minaj paid tribute to her in her put up’s caption.
“Queen THE ALBUM ~ It’s the strength that causes the confusion and anguish. Why is she sturdy? Where does she obtain it from? Where is she going to make consume of it? #WhyDoThePublicStillSupportHer,” Minaj wrote. “God bless this lady’s legacy and every lady who’s ever felt like this.”