Nicki Minaj Becomes Most Followed Hip Hop Star On Twitter

10 January 2012, 19:43 | Updated: 10 January 2012, 20:01

The 'Super Bass' rapper now has more followers on the popular social networking site than fellow rapper Eminem.

Nicki Minaj has overtaken Eminem to become the most followed hip hop star on Twitter, after reaching over 8 million followers.

The 'Fly' rapper currently has 8,296,360 followers on the social networking site after posting almost 10,000 tweets since joining.

Nicki is now well ahead of fellow rapper Eminem, who has a total of 8,274,164 following his own official Twitter account.

The news comes after Nicki promised fans she will unveil the music video for her new single 'Stupid Hoe' very soon.

The 'Super Bass' rapper's fans are also awaiting the premiere of her music video with collaborator David Guetta for their recent single 'Turn Me On'.

Nicki Minaj will release her second studio album 'Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded' on 14th February.