Fashionista Nicki Minaj Is Officially A Model! Find Out What Agency Signed Her
Nicki Minaj is adding "model" to her resume. The rapper just recently signed a major contract with Wilhelmina’s celebrity division. Wilhelmina is one of the oldest and largest fashion model management companies in the world. It is no surprise that Minaj is taking this route in her career. She has always shown her love for fashion by wearing the latest designs, which you and her 77 million followers on Instagram can view. She is always seen at fashion shows, the most recent is Paris Fashion Week. Minaj has been the face for the Roberto Cavalli line and has been photographed by legendary photographers Mario Testino and Inez van Lamsweerde and Vinoodh Matadin.
In an email to Vogue, Minaj explained her passion for fashion.
“I love the synergy between my music and how it inspires my fashion. My message is always celebrating your own style. I’m thrilled and honored to have signed with Wilhelmina—they get me.”
Wilhelmina plans on using Minaj's influence and popularity to promote their large network of top clients through editorials, curated campaign, and endorsement deals.
"We're thrilled to work alongside Nicki Minaj and her team. She is a style pioneer and an icon," said Bill Wackermann, Wilhelmina's CEO.
We are excited to see what brands the rapper ends up working with.