New Albums by Nicki Minaj and Ariana Grande Due on Same Date, Setting the Stage for Chart Showdown

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Nicki Minaj has pushed back the release date of her upcoming album, “Queen,” to Aug. 17 — the same date that Ariana Grande’s “Sweetener” is set to drop. The two artists have previously collaborated on such songs as “Bang Bang,” “The Light Is Coming,” and “Bed.” Both Minaj and Grande are also signed to Republic […]