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Fly News: Polow Da Don Wins Big with Nicki Minaj’s “Anaconda”, Lands New Deal with LA Reid at Epic Records

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Polow Da Don is impacting the music business, yet again, with a new production house & a new label deal from LA Reid‘s recharged Epic Records. It’s going to be a huge year for those in this man’s vicinity.

Already, the Zone 4 produced (Polow Da Don & Anonymous) “Anaconda” from Nicki Minaj’s latest LP has knabbed both an MTV Video Music Award and BMI Production Award this year.

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Widely known for his production for Ciara‘s “Promise” to Ms. Fergie screaming his name at the beginning of her smash, “London Bridge,” Polow is a staple in the music industry and has indeed begun a legacy of pioneering sound. Polow’s unique ability to urbanize pop music, and bring mainstream success to urban artists, emphasizes that music essentially has no boundaries, and that hit records are driven by one thing, creative innovation.

Polow’s Zone 4 imprint has impacted the music space by birthing such artists as Keri Hilson, Ester Dean, Rich Boy and Roscoe Dash.

Stay tuned for more on Polow!

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MONICA FEAT. LIL WAYNE – “JUST RIGHT FOR ME” PROD. BY POLOW DA DON [FLY MUSIC]

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Nicki Minaj To MTV: “Thank You For My Nominations But…” *In Her Kanye Voice*, See FULL 2015 MTV VMA Nom List

 

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Nicki Minaj gets in her feelings a little about her recent 2015 MTV VMA nominations, which she feels like “Anaconda” didn’t receive enough Noms and “Feeling Myself” featuring Beyonce was just overlooked.

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Just announced to today, Nicki holds down 3 Nominations:

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Beyoncé – “7/11”

Taylor Swift – “Blank Space”

Nicki Minaj – “Anaconda”

Sia – “Elastic Heart”

Ellie Goulding – “Love Me Like You Do”

 

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Fetty Wap – “Trap Queen”

Nicki Minaj – “Anaconda”

Kendrick Lamar – “Alright”

Wiz Khalifa ft. Charlie Puth – “See You Again”

Big Sean ft. E-40 – “IDFWU”

 

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Beyoncé – “7/11”

Taylor Swift – “Blank Space”

Nicki Minaj – “Anaconda”

Sia – “Elastic Heart”

Ellie Goulding – “Love Me Like You Do”

 

In her point, Nicki noted that “Anaconda” was totally pushed to the side for a Video of The Year & Best Choreography Nom and/or spotlight. And as stated, her Bey collab was completely lost in the sauce.

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Take a look to see what comments Nicki took the Twitter…

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Nicki Minaj Wants To Guest Host On ‘The View’, Wants To Prove She’s Not Dumb

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Nicki Minaj has caused quite a stir since the Nazi-esque imagery in her video entitled “Only.” Now in the comment, and opinionated streets, The View hosts, Whoopi Goldberg and Rosie Perez had a few words to share about Nicki and the release of the video, with guest host Naya Rivera in tow. Yes, Naya is in the mix yet again, and Nicki is not too happy about it. Peep more on the story below…

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The Daily Word: Is Nicki Minaj Addressing Safaree On New Song “Bed of Lies” Ft. Skylar Grey ?

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Sunday MTV celebrated the 20-year anniversary of the European Music Awards at SSE Hydro in Glasgow, Scotland. Fly gal Nicki Minaj did double duty as this years host as well as a performer. Nicki Minaj definitely caught the ears of folks when she performed a new record “Bed of Lies” Ft. Skylar Grey.

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Music You Betta Dance!

Video: 11-year-old Taylor Hatala Dances to “Anaconda” on Ellen…

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Taylor Hatala got the attention of Ellen Degeneres since hitting a whopping 7 million views on YouTube, as she danced her way through to Nicki Minaj‘s chart-topping hit “Anaconda”. Check out her special live performance below…

 

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The Daily Word: Nicki Minaj Is Not Only Squeezing Anacondas…But Squeezing Song Credits?

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With Lil Kim‘s interview brewing on social media with Nicki Minaj‘s old manager Fendi in tow, and now this recent VladTV interview with Eric Bellinger, things are looking quit suspect in these ‘credit’ streets. Peep more info below…

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Choreographer’s Corner: 11-Year-Old Taylor Hatala Dances to Nicki Minaj’s “Anaconda” — A MUST SEE!

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Spotted at TheRickeySmileyMorning.com dancing to Nicki Minaj‘s popular hit track “Anaconda”, you would think it is impossible not to twerk…think again! 11-year-old Taylor Hatala hits the floor at Kore Dance Studio in Edmonton, Canada and absolutely slays a choreo piece by Laurence Kaiwai. This is a dance clip to remember! Nicki needs to pick her up for a special performance! Check it out below…

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The Daily Word: Nicki Minaj Wardrobe Malfunction Was Staged?, Dancer Was Bitten By An Anaconda During Rehearsal & more…

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The #VMA2014 Awards was set at an all-time blaze, as celebs congregated for the annual music showdown! Read more below, as Nicki Minaj’s name was definitely trending the entire weekend.

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Nicki Minaj – “ANACONDA” [Fly Visual]

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Produced by Polow Da Don and Da Internz, Nicki Minaj makes everyone’s #WCW quite successful, with her twerk-tastic new visual “Anaconda”. The video was directed by Colin Tilley, as Drake takes a seat in the ‘hot chair’; while being teased by Nicki herself. Check it out below…

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Nicki Minaj Teases The Senses With Clip From “Anaconda” Music Video

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Safe to say Nicki Minaj is having the best weekend ever. First her single “Anaconda” hits the web, then she joins forces with Beyoncé to shut down the internet again and now she teases the upcoming visual for “Anaconda”.