标记档案: BarbieQue

妮琪·米娜 (Nicki Minaj) 首次亮相“芭比娃娃”’ 在 ESSENCE 音乐节的头条新闻之前,带有说唱小吃的薯条

Nicki Minaj Debuts 'Barbie-Que' Chips with Rap Snacks Ahead of Headlining Spot at ESSENCE Festival

Barbz, assemble in the snack aisle!

妮琪·米娜 is launching her own potato chip flavor with Rap Snacks — and PEOPLE has the exclusive scoop on the partnership.

The Barbie-Que Honey Truffle Potato Chips are cleverly named after the nickname Minaj’s fans have given the artist (Barbie) and the term for her fanbase (Barbz).

Self-described as aninnovative snack brand inspired by hip hop,” Rap Snacks has worked with musical icons including 里克·罗斯, MigosLil Baby for a variety of foods and drinks. The Black-owned business sells at some Walmart locations, Sam’s Club stores and online.

The female rapper’s truffle and barbecue-flavored snack is the brand’s newest addition.

Nicki Minaj's Rap Snacks Chips

Nicki Minaj’s Rap Snacks Chips
信用: Rap Snacks

Nicki Minaj is unquestionably one of the most disruptive forces in the history of rap. You’re talking about a woman who rewrote the rules of hip hop culture and happens to be a phenomenal entrepreneur, 还有,” Rap Snacks CEO James Lindsay said in a release. “It just makes sense that as a brand disrupting the snack industry, we align to push the bar even further. This is the beginning of a legendary partnership.

Minaj, 39, will announce the snack collaboration at the ESSENCE Festival of Culture, which she is headlining.

ESSENCE Festival is a four-day event that celebrates global Black culture and attracts more than 500,000 人们. 今年, the festival will run from June 30 to July 3 at the Caesars Superdome in New Orleans, the first time in two years that the event will be in-person after two years of virtual concerts.

In addition to the new Rap Snacks partner, 凯文哈特, Janet Jackson and New Edition will be headlining this year’s event. Festival-goers can also see performances from the Isley Brothers, the Roots and Friends, Summer Walker, 贾兹敏·沙利文, DJ D-Nice and Friends and many more.

早在 2019, the last festival held in person, then-first lady 米歇尔奥巴马 was a headliner to discuss her memoir 变得. She joined hip-hop legends 玛丽·J. Blige, Nas艾略特小姐, 随着 她.泰亚娜·泰勒 in the lineup.