Nicki Minaj is planning to get married to her boyfriend Kenneth Petty.
Nicki Minaj revealed on her new Queen Radio that she and boyfriend Kenneth Petty have gotten a marriage license.
She revealed “I think I have what I was striving for, just happiness. It was so hard to get to a happy place. Now that I’m there, I don’t want to compromise that for anyone or anything.”
The two have been officially dating since December of last year, according to Minaj’s Instagram
Petty stars with Minaj in her latest music video, for the song which dropped on Friday.
The video features Minaj and Petty in a hot tub as she sings, “If— him like I miss him / He just came out of prison,” which could be a reference to Petty’s criminal recorded.
Boyfriend Petty is a registered sex offender in the state of New York and served time in prison for manslaughter.
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Many fans have expressed concern over Petty’s criminal past, but Minaj doesn’t appear to care about the criticism.
Responding to comments on Instagram Minaj said “He was 15, she was 16 … in a relationship. But go awf Internet. Y’all can’t run my life. Y’all can’t even run y’all own life. Thank you boo.”
According to TMZ, Minaj has known Petty since they themselves were teenagers, and she is “confident he’s matured” since then.