Rapper Nicki Minaj Compares Herself to Harriet Tubman in Album Sales Rant

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Posting a screenshot of Kylie's post, the Super Bass singer ranted: "Travis sold over 50k of these". She also won the award for "Best Hip Hop Award".

While Minaj, 35, wasn't mentioned by name, it's easy to view Drake's decision to invite Scott on stage with him as something of a dig at her - especially since he highlighted who now sits atop the Billboard charts.

Jauregui, one of the group's former members, took to her Twitter account Tuesday and wrote that she was "waiting for the day" that supporting "one woman" will not mean insulting another. "With no requirement of redeeming the album", she tweeted. Scott's declaration that he has the top charting album seems to contradict Minaj's claim that she spoke to him, and he "knows" he does not have the top album.

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Minaj has repeatedly called out Jenner and Travis Scott, after his album, Astroworld, was deemed No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 200 chart following the release of Minaj's album, Queen. "He knows he doesn't have the #1 album this week (sic)". The total figure comprised 2,910 permanent downloads and 7,376 sales equivalent streams.

The Queens femcee than blamed Travis' successful second week of sales on his Girlfriend Kylie Jenner and their 6-month old daughter Stormi. In a subsequent tweet, Minaj likened Tubman's fight against slavery (using a quote often misattributed to Tubman) to her own battle against streaming services and the way streams are counted in the music charts. As if to clear up any confusion regarding her comparison, Minaj straight up told TMZ: "I am the new Harriet Tubman..."

Rapper Nicki Minaj on Monday afternoon compared her struggles in the music industry to the work of abolitionist Harriet Tubman during the slavery era.

And we're totally being sarcastic.

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