Nicki Minaj had technical points throughout her efficiency at Coachella, however, it was nonetheless an incredible weekend for the rapper. Her BF, Kenneth Petty was there, ‘proper by her facet’ as she launched to him to extra of her internal circle, together with Ariana Grande!
Nicki Minaj and Kenneth Petty took their romance to the desert for Coachella’s first weekend, the place we hear they have been inseparable! “He was by her facet at Coachella and he was protecting as ever,” a supply near the rapper, 36, tells HollywoodLife, EXCLUSIVELY. “Nicki was introducing Kenneth to everybody as ‘her love,’” the insider reveals, including that she was “very open” about their relationship to principally everybody round her. “All of Nicki’s shut pals know Kenneth. However, this was an opportunity for him to fulfill lots of her trade pals, like Ariana Grande,” who introduced Nicki onstage to carry out their hit collaborations “Bang Bang” and “Facet to Facet”.
Upon assembly extra of Nicki’s internal circle, “Kenneth made an excellent impression with everybody,” the supply says, including that Nicki’s already obtained “nice suggestions” about him and them as a pair. “Kenneth’s not a giant talker, he’s extra of the robust, silent sort, which works nicely with Nicki’s persona,” the insider explains. “He simply lets her shine. They actually do make an amazing couple. — Everybody was telling her that!”
Whereas Nicki loved Coachella along with her man by her facet, the rapper couldn’t escape technical points that plagued her efficiency with Ariana, who is that this yr’s headliner. When Nicki joined Ariana onstage, her microphone saved going out and in, throughout her “Bang, Bang” verse. In viral movies from the incident, Ari might be heard saying, “We will’t hear something!” Like the professional that she is, Nicki continued to rap the remainder of the verse, and Ari championed her method by means of it as nicely.
Nicki and Kenneth, former teenage sweethearts, reconnected in December of 2018. Ever since their reconciliation, the 2 have been photographed holding arms on a couple of events, as Kenneth joined Nicki for the European leg of her world tour [going on now].
Whereas Nick’s relationship with Kenneth is pretty new, the rapper obtained her “Barbz” riled up in mid-March when she referred to him as her “husband” on her Queen Radio podcast. Nonetheless, a supply near Nicki shot down the wedding rumors to HollywoodLife on the time.