Nicki Minaj Joins Maluma For Official FIFA World Cup Tune “Tukoh Taka”

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Nicki Minaj is now an official artist for the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022, showing on new anthem “Tukoh Taka” with Maluma and Myriam Fares.

Nicki Minaj, Maluma and Myriam Fares take FIFA World Cup celebration to the desert in “Tukoh Taka.” On Friday (November 18), the official FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 anthem launched, the primary FIFA World Cup tune to function English, Spanish and Arabic lyrics. This 12 months, FIFA has launched a multi-song assortment of tracks from worldwide artists “showcasing numerous musical genres that span the world, setting the tone for a really international celebration.”

With 32 worldwide groups in participation, the FIFA World Cup begins Sunday, November 20 in host nation Qatar with a event opener in opposition to Ecuador. A World Cup champion group will likely be topped on Sunday, December 19.

The brand new tune from Minaj comes days after the “Tremendous Freaky Woman” artist was snubbed within the 2023 Grammy Awards nominations. Fellow rappers The Sport and Doja Cat got here to Minaj’s protection, the latter opting to not have fun her 5 nominations on social media.

Final month, Minaj and Latto feuded on Twitter in anticipation for the 2023 Grammy nominations, with Minaj protesting Latto’s hit “Large Vitality” from being within the rap classes. Latto finally prevailed, with the tune being nominated for Greatest Melodic Rap efficiency and the artist herself receiving a nod for Greatest New Artist.

In a current dialog with Jada Pinkett Smith for Interview, Minaj mentioned that modern feminine rappers have misconceptions about her.

“I don’t assume the brand new feminine rappers actually perceive who I’m,” she mentioned. “A whole lot of the ladies that got here earlier than me, they actually have been these sexual beings, and I used to be so impressed by them. However I’m not like that, I’m extra the goofy woman.