Nicki Minaj Goes on Twitter Rant After MTV VMA Snub

Nicki Minaj Anaconda

Early Tuesday, MTV released the nominations for its annual Video Music Awards, and Nicki Minaj had a lot to say about not being nominated in the coveted Video of the Year category for “Anaconda” or for her “Feelin’ Myself” collaboration with Beyoncé.

Last August, “Anaconda” broke a record for VEVO, YouTube’s site for music videos, with 19.6 million views in its first 24 hours. It took over the internet with discussions of the videos racy content, memes were lauched from the cover art and Ellen DeGeneres did her own remake of the video. The video sseemed like an obvious contender, but despite the accolades “Anaconda” was not included as a contender for the top prize at 2015 MTV Video Music Awards.

Not shy about speaking her mind, Nicki Minaj took to Twitter to express her discontent in a series of Tweets.

In the midst of the rant, Taylor Swift read into Minaj’s tweets as a jab at her music, and responded.

To which the rapper responded:

Minaj followed up with a deeper explanation of her rant.

Minaj didn’t have much else to say, but she continued to retweet fans who agreed with the point she wanted to make.

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