After making the announcement earlier this week, Nicki Minaj appeared on Beats 1 radio with Zane Lowe to blast off two new singles. Keeping a low profile and finishing her forthcoming new studio album, the Young Money Queen makes up for her absence with the songs “Barbie Tingz” and “Chun-Li.”

Along with the songs, Minaj sat down with Lowe for a live interview where she discussed her social media hiatus, an upcoming Apple Music documentary, working on her new album since December, being in a relationship with Meek Mill during his beef with Drake, Meek Mill’s current legal issues, making her mark on hip-hop culture and uplifting her fans. Listen to “Barbie Tingz” and “Chun-Li” below.

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New Music: Nicki Minaj – “Barbie Tingz”

New Music: Nicki Minaj – “Chun-Li”

UPDATE (4/14): Nicki Minaj joins in the current vertical video trend, dropping a visual for “Chun-Li.” Watch below.

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