Ariana Grande Taps Nicki Minaj for “Side to Side”
Ariana Grande is tapping into the hip-hop market like never before on her new album Dangerous Woman which is slated to drop in less than a week, on Friday (May 20). Today, we get a taste of her latest single "Side to Side" featuring reigning rap queen Nicki Minaj.
The song has somewhat of a Caribbean feel with Grande lamenting her thoughts about her relationship with her man. Nicki snaps off with some slickly delivered sex talk and braggadocio.
The two artists have previously worked together on the Nicki Minaj track "Get on Your Knees" as well as the collab with Jessie J, "Bang Bang."
Along with Nicki, Grande also has rap artists Lil Wayne and Future on the album on the previously released tracks, "Let Me Love You" and "Everyday," respectively. Macy Grey is the only other guest artist on the project appearing on the song "Leave Me Lonely."
While Ariana is preparing to drop a new album, Nicki is preparing to counter sue her ex BF Safaree Samuels. Meek Mill's boo thang was recently served with papers by her ex. She later aired him out in a string of tweets and vowed to take action against his lawsuit. "Two years later this poor excuse of a man is suing me & claiming to have been physically & emotionally abused," she tweeted. "He’s so miserable… My man asked him to stop emailing me. I also asked him several times. This man can’t move on. It’s really sad. I have emails to prove it…Calling my mother crying. I said I’d help. But as soon as meek asked him to stop emailing me it’s a problem. LEAVE US ALONE!!!!! PLEASE!!!"
Listen to "Side to Side" on Apple Music, above.
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