This Is Why Nicki Minaj’s PinkPrint Tour Was a Huge Success

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This Is Why Nicki Minaj’s PinkPrint Tour Was a Huge Success

North American run made $13 million in just over a month.

Published September 4, 2015

The North American leg of Nicki Minaj’s PinkPrint tour was a huge success for the Queens rapper. According to Billboard’s Hot Tours list, Minaj is in first place with her tour grossing $13 million in ticket sales over a five-week period.


Minaj sold a total of 293,036 tickets during the stateside jaunt, which launched in July 17 and wrapped late last month. She kicked things off with a sold-out show in Dallas, while her stop at Brooklyn’s Barclay’s Arena became the most successful among the shows, raking in $1.3 million. 

The PinkPrint tour was launched in support of Minaj’s third studio album of the same name. The 32-year-old star brought her boyfriend, Meek Mill, along for the North American ride, as well as Tinashe, Dej Loaf and Rae Sremmurd

Minaj began her PinkPrint tour in Europe in March with Trey Songz as her opening act. She performed 17 cities in eight different countries, along with hitting the 2015 BET Experience, and various festivals worldwide.

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Written by Latifah Muhammad


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