Nicki Minaj Delays ‘Pink Friday 2,’ New Music From Olivia Rodrigo, XG, Lil Uzi Vert & More | Billboard News


It’s Friday, and we have new music from XG, Olivia Rodrigo, Lil Uzi Vert and more! Nicki Minaj announces that her upcoming album will be titled ‘Pink Friday 2’ but also delays the release. Megan Thee Stallion reveals that she is not ready to release new music. During a tour stop, SZA opens up about her ex cheating on her. Lizzo re-creates Beyonce and Blue Ivy’s iconic Renaissance tour dance. And more!

Tetris Kelly:

Women in R&B and hip-hop are making moves. Lil Nas X is killing the fashion game. We’re learning five things about Megan Moroney. Drag queen Eureka O’ Hara is letting us know her music inspiration. We’ve got a ton of new music, and our Friday Music Guide.

Tetris Kelly:

Yes, it’s Friday! But before you head out to happy hour, Billboard News has your top stories for June 30th. Let’s start with new music. XG is entering their new era with ‘GRL GVNG.’

Tetris Kelly:

It’s the first single from their debut mini album coming soon, and there are so many more bops to get through in the rest of the show. But for now, let’s talk new Nicki Minaj. She named the album but postponed it. Megan Thee Stallion isn’t ready for new music either. SZA says her ex cheated on her on tour, while Lizzo gave a tribute to Beyoncé at her tour. Let’s talk about Nicki Minaj: She’s naming her new album ‘Pink Friday 2’ after her iconic debut, but we have to wait a little longer due to “some really exciting news that I’ll share with you guys at a later time. I’ve shifted the album date just a tad bit. Trust me it’ll be well worth the wait.” She added that the album will be released November 17th with a tour first quarter of 2024. In a hilarious day in the life video, Meg says she’s not releasing new music soon, adding, “Don’t ask me about no d*mn music.” 

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