Nicki Minaj and Safaree Samuels had a seemingly private relationship, that is until their very public split last year! But what you might not know is that the duo had been attending events together for years.
Check out one of our favorite archival videos from back in 2011 when Nicki and Samuels hit the red carpet for Lil Wayne’s The Carter IV album release party. In the video, a very flamboyant Nicki poses with a colorful wig and bright pink dress.
And we couldn’t help but notice that while posing, Safaree sneaks up to join the Trinidadian beauty for the photo op, but walks away after Nicki gave him the “get out of here look.”
It’s amazing what a few years can do. Just three years after this event, the duo is at odds, now fighting over ghostwriting and flaunting their new relationships in each other’s faces.
In a recent diss track titled “Lifeline,” Samuels claims that he was “12 years a slave” to his ex-rapper girlfriend. But now, Nicki is with Meek Mill and Safaree is dating makeup artist, Zashia Santiago. It’s also worth noting that Safaree is way more visible and well sought out than before.
Cocktails & Coins! Inside Aisha Tyler’s Wild Life After Divorce & Departure From ‘The Talk’
Aisha Tyler went through a few MAJOR life changes over the past two years and now, the actress is back on top living life to the fullest.
In 2016, Tyler’s college love and husband of 20 years, Jeff Tietjens, filed for divorce from the actress. As if that weren’t an emotional challenge to overcome, Tyler was then ordered to pay Tietjens $31,250 a month in spousal support for the next four years, plus a lump sum of $500k.
Following the emotional split, Tyler’s career then took a big turn when she walked away from CBS’s The Talk. Just eight months ago, the actress left the show to pursue other passions. “I also have three other series (Criminal Minds, hosting Whose Line Is It Anyway? and voicing a character on Archer),” the actress said during the big announcement. “People always go, ‘How do you do all that?’ And I don’t always have an answer.”
While it might sound like Tyler’s woes and 360 of a life might seem completely damaging, it all turned for the better. “The unknown can be very compelling and can be interesting. Instead of thinking about it as change, think about it as dynamism,” she told HipHollywood during the screening of Dwyane Wade’s, Shot in the Dark.
She explained, “You can’t stay the same, your life can’t stay the same. Staying the same is staying in place and staying in place is dying slowly. For me, I always reminded myself I’m not always going to feel this way, it’s not always going to be this tuff.”
“You cannot get through this experience on this planet without a little bit of pain and you need to know that and see that it’s temporary,” Aisha said. “My life is so interesting now and it wouldn’t have been without going through the stuff that I’ve been through. It’s been good for me; all this change.”
The actress is not only the star of some major network shows, but she also is about to launch her new cocktail line, Courage and Stone. “It’s been a really really exciting process,” she told us. “It really came out of my love of cocktails, my love of going to great bars and then going home and being like ‘I don’t know how to do all this.'”
Tyler then admitted that she was a whiskey girl at heart and that when she left the Talk “Julie Chen put me in a whiskey of the month club. She she’s doubled my collection in the last couple of months.”
Set to releae late spring early summer 2018.
NEWS1 day ago
Mo’Nique Owes A Cool 560K To IRS … So Why Didn’t She Take That Netflix Deal?
NEWS1 day ago
Tiffany Haddish Swoops In On Mo’Nique’s Failed Netflix Deal?
MUSIC7 days ago
Could This News Send Kylie Jenner Running Back To Tyga?
FASHION6 days ago
Wakanda Wear: Folks Show Up & Show Out For ‘Black Panther’ Opening
NEWS6 days ago
Girl, Bye: Zendaya Says She Wasn’t Shading Blake Lively & Emily Blunt
NEWS6 days ago
Nipsey Hussle Sons Cardi B On Getting In The Gang Business: She Should Correct [Herself]
EXCLUSIVES6 days ago
Dwyane Wade On New Heartfelt Documentary: It’s A Story “I Never Got A Chance To Tell As A Kid”
EXCLUSIVES4 days ago
Lil Wayne Causes Pandemonium In Beverly Hills With Young Money Merch Launch!