Nicki Minaj apologizes to T-Pain for ghosting her in 2007 after he invited her to collaborate.
According to T-Pain, he and Nicki Minaj were supposed to work together on a collaboration in 2007, but after making an effort to meet her, she disappeared on top of him. The Auto-Tune singer says it hurt her when he grabbed her, and she hunched him over, saying that she too was a busy artist at work.
In an interview with the 85 South Show, he says he felt like he was in love with her, and his actions hurt his feelings where he detailed the one time Nicki Minaj had it in his feelings.
“We were about to work together and she stopped responding and I was like ‘Nick, tell me what’s going on,'” he said. “She was like, ‘Hey, I’m an artist too and working on my shit so you know. Baby, relax. ‘ And I was like, ‘Oh… My heart.’ “, laughing.
Laughing, he said maybe he was in love with her. T-Pain added that there was nothing malicious about her actions as he understood that she was working to build her career.
In 2007, Nicki Minaj was still an underground artist trying to be successful. However, Nicki Minaj jumped into the Shade Room to respond and apologize to T-Pain when she heard about the story. Although Nicki said she didn’t remember the story, she said it sounded like something she had done.
“Oh, what was I thinking? He was already a very great artist. I was still underground. Chileeee, I used to push you around, ”her comment said, admitting that she already felt pressure from everyone to deliver. “My bad baby, all the love. I have nthn but respect for your talent and thanks to you and Kanye for deleting ‘Go Hard’ for Beam Me Up Scotty last month.
Nicki also shared that she loved having T-Pain’s voice on her record.
“Listening to you over and over on this record taught me [so much] on harmonies and choirs, ”she continued. “Your voice on this one song is GOATED FOR LIFE. I listened to every detail @tpain.
Meanwhile, fans were quick to ask for a collaboration to come to life as they said it was not too late to jump into the studio.