Nicki Minaj has announced that she’s married her partner Kenneth Petty.
The rapper and her beau have tied the knot less than a year after their romance began.
She’s long referred to him as her “husband”, but she announced last night that it’s offical.
Nicki, 36, took to Instagram to share a video clip of a mug with the word ‘Mrs’ written on it next to a white baseball cap that said ‘Bride’, a mug that said ‘Mr’ and a black cap that reads ‘Groom’.
She captioned it: “Onika Tanya Maraj-Petty 10•21•19”
After announcing her new name and the date she became Mrs Petty, Nicki’s fans and famous friends rushed to congratulate her.
Model Winnie Harlow commented: “So happy for you Mrs.Bride you deserve all the happiness in the world”
While Christina Aguilera said: “Congrats queen!”
Back in August, on her Queen Radio show, Nicki revealed she’d filed for a marriage license and would wed in the next 80 days.
She said: “We still had to pick it up and I was traveling, by the time I came back, we had to renew it again.
“From that time, you have 90 days to get married. That was about a week ago, so now I have about 80 days.”
She added: “I have to work on my album and I have a lot to focus on that I don’t want to do the big wedding now. We’ll do the big wedding later.”
But Nicki said she couldn’t wait to become Mrs Petty.
She said: “I’m very happy about that because my baby makes me so happy.”
The couple have been dating since 2018 and went public with their romance on Instagram in December.
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