Nicki Minaj Tears Up Talking About Cardi B & Quavo "Motorsport" Drama
"I felt it was an ambush."
New York, NY – Nicki Minaj stopped by the pulse 1 Radio to sit down for an interview with Zane Lowe where she not only debuted their two new singles — "Barbie Tingz" and "Chun-Li" — but also opened up about a number of topics, including the Cardi B.
Lowe mentioned recently leaked the song snippet that featured a letter ("I've never had to strip to get the pole position"), rumored to be aimed at Cardi B. Minaj quickly killed that rumor.
"That's a rumor?" Minaj was asked. "I have No idea. I wrote this song in Paris about a year and a half ago. It was for a Drake record. That's how long ago it was. Shout at the Cardi and all the female rappers doing what they do."
But then things took a different course. Minaj touched on the Migos track "MotorSport", with the Cardi and of itself, and of how you felt about the first interview Cardi did after the song came out.
"With the Cardi B, has done exactly what it should have done," he said. "It has gone full steam ahead and congratulations to her. The only thing with a Cardi I really, really, really hurts my feeling was the first interview she did after the 'MotorSport' came out. I remember when I first got in the game, if a woman of stature who had made a feature with me, I just want to be singing their praises and say thank you.
"The first interview she did after the 'Motorsport' came out, it really hurts me, because she looked so angry and furious and the only thing she said was, " Oh, I didn't know that, I have not heard that verse, she changed her verse."
Minaj added that she felt "ambushed" by Quavo.
"With 'Motorsport' that kind of makes sense in an ambush," she explained. "Quavo was my baby. I loved Quavo. At the time, I went on Twitter and explained to me how "Motorsport" came out and people said that I was lying. So I wrote to Quavo and I said, 'Can you get back to me on this? Because I don't want people to think I'm lying', and he never came back to me. He sent me a me