Nicki Minaj first playfully hinted she was dating Eminem in April 2018 when she dropped the single "Barbie Tingz
," which contains the lyrics;I'm still fly
Just bagged a white guy
She goes into further detail about their "relationship" on this song, during which she plays on the letter 'M' (stemming from Eminem's real name is Marshall Mathers).Back to back Maybach, stack the Ms
Told 'em I met Slim Shady, bag the M
Once he go black, he'll be back again
Eminem responded to Minaj's attempts to stir the gossip pot during his May 27 set at Boston Calling 2018 when he told the crowd. "I wanna take this time right now to give a shout-out to my bae Nicki Minaj. Sweetheart, I'll be home tonight, we'll figure this s--- out, how we're gonna deal with this publicly."
"Yo, Boston, how many people in here want me to date Nicki Minaj?" he added "Nicki, if you get this message, just text me later, we'll talk about it."
The only time that Eminem and Nicki Minaj worked together was on the Pink Friday
song "Roman's Revenge
." During that track, Em as his alter ego Slim Shady, heinously made clear his attraction to the Queen Barb.