Nicki Minaj is set to open up the 2017 Billboard Music Awards, with special musical guests including Lil Wayne, Jason Derulo and David Guetta.
However, it’s rapper Nas who has caught a lot of people’s attention when it comes to his connection to Minaj. There are no reports that the two stars are together, but Nas’ repost of the pic definitely raised eyebrows.
A source for the website reports that “Nicki and Nas have been close for a long time.When Minaj posted the above Instagram photo online, fans were in a frenzy over the meaning behind it. Plus, the fact that the two are wearing machine neck chains, definitely is a little suspect. News, Nas and Minaj were hanging out together Los Angeles to celebrate the opening of Nas’ West Coast expansion to his Sweet Chick line of eateries.Minaj and Nas’ connection goes back several years, as they played each other’s love interests in Minaj’s music video for her song “Right By My Side” in 2012.Last night, Nicki Minaj posted a photo on Instagram that has everyone wondering one vitally important thing—is she dating Nas?Nicki captioned the picture in part “Only KINGS recognize QUEENS.” The picture shows Nas with his arm around her, his face basically buried in her hair, as she poses with a regal expression.