Nicki Minaj has announced the supports for her brief Australian tour starting this week. 209 So You Think You Can Dance (Australia) contestant Timomatic will be appearing on both the Sydney and Melbourne shows, while Australian Idol’s Stan Walker will be joining her in Brisbane.
Minaj is touring on the back of her multi-platinum selling debut album Pink Friday, playing shows at the Hordern Pavilion in Sydney, and Hisense Arena in Melbourne and the Entertainment Centre in Brisbane.
Update 18/07: Nicki Minaj Australia October 2012 Tour Dates Leaked
2011 was a big year for Minaj, with her album Pink Friday spawning more hit singles than any other female rap album in history. She’s won awards for the Best Hip Hop Video at the 2011 MTV Awards, Favourite Rap/Hip Hop Album and Favorite Rap/Hip Hop Artist at the 2011 American Music Awards, and three Grammys for Best New Artist, Best Rap Performance, and Best Rap Album.
Nicki Minaj Australia Tour May 2012
Wednesday 16th May – SOLD OUT!
Hordern Pavilion, Sydney
Friday 18th May – SOLD OUT!
Hisense Arena, Melbourne
Saturday 19th May – NEW SHOW!
Entertainment Centre, Brisbane
With Stan Walker
Tickets on sale 9am Tuesday May 8th