Wilhelmina, the world’s leading talent and model management agency, announced renowned recording artist Nicki Minaj as the newest addition to its successful Celebrity Division. Ms. Minaj joins Wilhelmina after making history for the most Billboard Hot 100 hits of any female artist in chart history. Minaj, a six-time American Music Award winner, ten-time BET Award Winner, three-time MTV VMA winner, and ten-time Grammy Award nominee, joins Wilhelmina’s diverse roster of emerging and established talent.
The agency will drive Minaj’s influence in the fashion and beauty space. Through world-class styling, editorials, carefully curated campaigns, and endorsement deals with the agency’s large global network of top clients.
“We’re thrilled to work alongside Nicki Minaj and her team. She is a style pioneer and an icon,” said Bill Wackermann CEO.”I love the synergy between my music and how it inspires my fashion,” said Nicki Minaj. “My message is always about celebrating your own style. I’m thrilled and honored to have signed with the agency. They get me.”
Nika Tanya Maraj known professionally as Nicki Minaj is a Trinidadian-born American rapper, singer, and songwriter. Born in Saint James, Trinidad and Tobago and raised in South Jamaica, Queens, New York. Minaj earned public attention after releasing three mixtapes between 2007 and 2009. She has been signed to Young Money Entertainment since 2009.
Wilhelmina adds Nicki Minaj, undisputed Queen of Rap, to Celebrity Division
Wilhelmina, and its other subsidiaries, is an international full-service fashion model and talent management service. Specializing in the representation and management of leading models, celebrities, artists, photographers, athletes, and content creators. Established in 1967 by fashion model Wilhelmina Cooper. Wilhelmina is one of the oldest and largest fashion model management companies in the world. Wilhelmina, a publicly traded company. Headquartered in New York, and since its founding, has grown to include operations in Los Angeles, Miami, London and Chicago. The company also owns Aperture, a talent and commercial agency located in New York and Los Angeles.