The Evolution of Nicki Minaj

09 March 2016
Nicki Minaj has proven herself to be the queen of outrageous, dynamic, and fearless fashion. Her extreme outfits and gravity-defying wigs have snatched the attention of many. In fact, the singer is so in touch with fashion she raps about Anna Wintour and Oscar de la Renta in one of her songs.

In honour of the Queen of Rap heading to Mzansi, we look at some of her most outrageous and fantastically twisted fashions. Get ready to be astonished by clashing colors, dyed hair, and pompom balls, to sleek, minimal outfits. We take a look at the evolution of Nicki Minaj.

When she rocked up in Japan rocking an electric green with, pink Adidas trousers, and denim Jeremy Scott for Adidas kicks, showing off her love of Japanese streetwear.

Blending the hair of Marge Simpson in the form of a pink wig, and a jazzy 80's patterned jumpsuit that looks like it is hot off the set of The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, Nicki was spotted leaving her hotel.

Nicki stepped out in this hot pink dress with gold details that look like bones and, of course, she dip-dyed the bottom of her blond tresses green

Nicki Minaj looked fabulous in this light blue jumpsuit, but missed it with the hair, we think. Inch-deep roots on her recently dyed pink tresses are a major no-no when it comes to red carpet style.


As the years progressed, Nicki’s style changed, the funky wigs notwithstanding. Nicki Minaj wore a standard dress -- with a lace bodice and a billowy skirt. But in true Nicki fashion, the skirt was a vibrant green and her slightly curled hair was a pink hue. She's certainly colorful

Nicki Minaj was back at the top of her fashion game. She looked sexy in this hip-hugging black dress acccessorized with gold cuffs.

Nicki looked exquisite in this cutout black dress, and her toned-down makeup and hair made her look purely glamorous.

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