- Birth Name: Onika Maraj
- Date of Birth: December 8, 1984
- Age: 25 years old (Dec 8, 2009)
- Born: Southside Jamaica Queens, New York
- Race: African, Trinidadian and Indo-Asian descent
- Eye Color: Brown
- Hair Color: Black & Pink
- Height: 5′4″
- Tattoos: 1 one her left arm in Chinese translating to “God is with me always”
- Body Measurements: 34-26-45
- Siblings: 2 brothers & 1 sister
- Education: High School Graduate
- High School: LaGuardia High School in Manhattan.
- Education Background: Singing, Acting, Performing
- Labels: Young Money Ent/Cash Money Records/Universal Motown
- Nicki Minaj signed to Young Money Entertainment with distribution from Universal Motown in August of 2009.