Nicki Minaj (36) has decided to stop making music. The rapper says on Twitter that she wants to focus on a family. (36)

“I’m going to retire and start a family,” tweets the Anaconda rapper. “I know you are happy now.”

Minaj, who gave a concert in the Dutch Ziggo Dome in March this year, also addresses her fans. “Keep playing my music, do it until I die. I will continue to love you.”

he American recently married her boyfriend Kenneth Petty. The couple has no children yet. Earlier the singer announced that after her marriage she wanted to be a mother soon.

Minaj worked with Madonna and Beyoncé

Minaj started her career in 2007 and then released her first mixtape. Three years later, she signed a contract with Young Money Entertainment and launched her debut album Pink Friday , featuring the hits Fly and Super Bass . Her participation in the song Monster by Kanye West is seen as her breakthrough.

Then followed the albums Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded, The Pinkprint and Queen. She scored her biggest hit with Starships , which in 2012 achieved fifth place in the Single top 100.

The rapper worked during her career with many other well-known artists, such as Rihanna, David Guetta, Beyoncé, Ariana Grande and Madonna.

According to the business magazine Forbes, Minaj’s assets are estimated at 85 million dollars (more than 77 million euros). Earlier this year, she was the first female rapper to sell more than 100 million copies of her albums.

She was nominated ten times in total for a Grammy and won a Guinness World Record in 2017 because she broke the record of most listings in the American hit list Billboard Top 100 by a female solo artist.