The world watched in shock during this year’s BET Awards when Nicki Minaj took jabs at newcomer Iggy Azalea during Nicki’s acceptance speech after winning the best female hip-hop artist award for the fifth year in a row. I was sitting in the awards show and witnessed it live. It appeared all of Nicki’s split personalities emerged in that five minute rant.
Rapper T.I. stands by his artist Iggy Azalea and had this to say about the Australian rapper while talking to Baltimore‘s 92Q Jams on-air personality Konan:
“Iggy is a hard worker. She’s been grinding for a long time.”