Nicki Minaj Talks Drake/Chris Brown Incident, Kissing Nas in “Right By My Side” Video

It’s been just over two weeks since the infamous bottle-throwing melee sparked between Drake and Chris Brown at New York City’s W.i.P. nightclub on June 13. Still, people are still talking about the wild incident, which left several people injured and the club shut down indefinitely with its liquor license suspended earlier this week.

In a recent interview with the UK’s Tim Westwood, Nicki Minaj expressed discontent over talents like Drizzy and Breezy getting into a situation like that in the first place and reveals what she told her Young Money labelmate in the aftermath of the unfortunate incident.

“I don’t approve of talented people doing things that aren’t conducive to an amazing career,” Nicki began telling Westwood in her British accent.

“I spoke to Drake and I told him from the bottom of my heart how I felt,” Minaj added in her normal speaking voice. “I’m like, ‘Baby, you are a superstar and I need you to realize that.’ He did nothing wrong, of course. Rumors are rumors and that’s what it is. I told him, ‘It’s time to remember who you are.’ Sometimes you just might need to go to bed, have an early nap, go to the hotel. There’s nothing wrong with that. I do it all the damn time.”

Prior to weighing in on the W.i.P. debacle, Nicki told Westwood about kissing Nas in her “Right By My Side” video, which portrays the Queens-bred rappers as a couple.

“You know, what Tim? It worked,” Nicki told the UK personality about the smooch with Nas. “It was hip-hop…Queens, royalty. Outside of the kiss, it just had so much chemistry. It seemed like a real relationship, a real hood relationship and I wanted to portray that. I wanted the song to feel like your around the way relationship.”—Jakinder Singh

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  • hgfhdf

    Fuck Nas, first Amy Winehouse and now this whore. He just wants his fans to hate him…

    • Steve

      Nice comment retard.

    • God Flow

      Fucked up retard. You don’t know shit about hiphop,hang yourself

    • TruthBeTold

      no doubt nas is one the greatest, his flows inpecible. but DAMN quit fucking releasing every song on the album ! it completely fucks you over when it gets released an everybodys already fuckin heard EVERY GOOD SONG ON THE ALBUM.

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  • STFU SON!!!

    STFU son i hate these “hardcore hip hop heads” that call themselves fan of the music but take every opportunity to put down a good artist. gtfo and respect the man

  • http://xxl jeff 225

    r.i.p amy

  • kevin

    “ghhffhjhj letters guy” actually, you’re just closed-minded, lame, and lack any creativity in your brain. nas doesn’t want his fans to hate him, he’s just making classic music with a variety of artists. how is this not a good song? sure, i might not just have it on repeat every time i’m in my car but to say fuck nas because AW is featured on a song? you’re a faggot.

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      Yeah right, you fuckin’ wish!!! Nas aint lil Wayne nigga!!

  • w/omusicisboring

    man this is different… wow. didn’t expect Nas would still drop some tight ass joint.

  • Another classic

    Nas you done fucked up the game now. This is the shit right now. Nasty is back with a bang!!
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    Nas is my favorite. Him and tupac. This shit is a great song. We bump Nas in the Virgin Islands.

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  • tehran gang

    when i see them in her video i just get surprise….men i dont like this relationship
    i just said to myself oh men this is nas ???!! i hate this ………

  • Serena

    I wonder how Drake felt when he seen that