Minaj told her Instagram followers that she was dating the rapper
Minaj captioned the clip with a lyric from her new single: “#BIGBANK OUT NOW!!!!!! @yg @2chainz @bigsean Told’em I met Slim Shady. Bagged a EM!!!”
One follower was quick to reply, asking: ‘You dating Eminem???’ Minaj replied ‘Yes’ prompting her answer to receive thousands of likes.
Later, Minaj told TMZ it was all a bit of fun and that she was only joking about dating the rapper.
Eminem has now publicly responded to the rumours during his performance at Boston Calling. “Boston, how many of you want me to date Nicki Minaj?” he asked the crowd.
“Well, god dammit, me too,” he said. “Nicki, if you get this message, just text me later, we’ll talk about it.” Watch the clip below.
Minaj later responded, writing on Twitter: “LMFAOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO. The fact that he’s silly & a goof just like me. Love him so much. Em we need you on the #Queen album. That’s where our 1st date will be; at the studio while I gaze into ur beautiful eyes as u write ur verse.” See the tweet below.
“N***z gon run that Quentin shit in the fkn ground like Drake don’t write 4 himself & OTHERS!,” she wrote on Twitter. “Ya enemies will remix, reinvent & TRY 2make u RELIVE some old shit for YEARS 2 come when they have NOTHING ON U! Knock it off. Challenging the chosen ones only awakens the sleeping giant”.