Rapper continues to show off her singing voice
Starships once again showcases Nicki's singing voice with the rapping taking a backseat.
As second album Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded was originally meant to be released yesterday, Nicki treated fans for waiting by releasing the new track to tide them over. Nicki also premiered the song Roman Holiday at Sunday night’s Grammy Awards.
Starships takes Nicki in a clubbier - and less controversial - direction than recent release Stupid H*e. Sounding a little Black Eyed Peas, it's a fun track but may divide fans of Nicki Minaj's earlier, grittier material.
You can listen to the track here (Parental warning: song contains language that may be inappropriate for younger audiences).