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Nicki Minaj's highly-anticipated "Pink Friday" album hits stores today (Nov. 22). On the eve of her debut set's release (Nov. 22), the Harajuku Barbie stopped by Billboard's New York headquarters for an up-close-and-personal look into her fun-house.

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"Of course they were always a part of Onika. I would get on everybody's nerves in the house singing 'The Star-Spanled Banner' for hours at a time and singing in weird voices," Nicki told The Juice about her multiple characters and their origins. "I remember going to High School and I decided I only wanted to put a 'B' in front of people's names. I didn't care what your name was, I thought you should have a 'B' in front of your name."

That was just a juicy bit of what Nicki shared with the Billboard staff during her visit. Check out the videos below in which she talks in more detail about her "Pink Friday" set, as well as breaking down of her top ten most outrageous outfits. Also, listen to "Pink Friday" below and feel free to share your thoughts.

Let Minaj Monday begin!

Pink Friday Album Cover Nicki Minaj Play NOW "I'm The Best"
Play NOW "Roman's Revenge" (feat. Eminem)
Play NOW "Did It On 'Em"
Play NOW "Right Thru Me"
Play NOW "Fly"
Play NOW "Save Me"
Play NOW "Moment 4 Life"
Play NOW "Here I Am"
Play NOW "Dear Old Nicki"
Play NOW "Your Love"


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