Nicki Minaj was born with a name Onika Maraj who is a famous Rapper with a special style, mysterious background and multiple personalities. In very beginning Nicki was raised by her grandmother before she moved to New York. Her mother left her at the age of 5; it was very difficult for Nicki to live without her Mother for 2 years. Her father was a fall victim to crack and she has spent many years in fear that her mother would be killed by her father. As this would be ridiculous that her father was violent- Physically and verbally, one night her father burned her home to ground. Her mother was inside the house and she sends Nicki and her brother to sleep at her friend’s house. And her mother ran out of the house at last minute. Her mother passed away in 2003.