International female rapper, clothing line owner and former TV judge Nicki Minaj recently surprised the students at Villanova University. To close out its annual Hoops Mania Festival, the private Catholic university hosted a Midnight Madness-themed basketball event to celebrate the start of the season.
This year’s festival concluded with a surprise performance from Nicki Minaj. Throughout her 25-minutes set, she performed some of her chart-topping hits including “Starships,” “High School,” “Moment 4 Life,” and “I Wanna Be With You“.
For the performance, Minaj looked cute in a $1,695 Moschino Polka Dot Cropped Jacket which was styled with red leather joggers and $1,450 Giuseppe Zanotti Plated Ankle Boots. These pointed toe ankle boots are completed with smooth nappa leather, detailed with an oversized brass-tone plate and gunmetal-tone plated heel. They’re finished with a covered side zip. Toya Wright last wore these boots here. You can purchase them at Barneys, Neiman Marcus, Shop Bop or Luisaviaroma.
This Moschino cropped jackets features polka-dot throughout, a double-button stand-up collar, double-breasted placket, long sleeves and buttons. You can purchase it at Shopbop.
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Rising femcee Lore’l, formerly of Love & Hip Hop releases a sneak peek of her upcoming photo shoot which was shot by popular photographer Felix Natal Jr. In the shoot, the Brookyn-born, Dirty Jerz-bred rapper wore a $261 Kenzo Tiger Face Sweater paired with denim daisy dukes shorts and Air Jordan sneakers. The “Tear The Club Up” rapper outfit was accessorized with a $220 red strap gold buckle Moschino belt and an Atlanta Hawks cap. This sweater features a tiger head embroidered logo on the front. Ladies, you can either wear this relaxed top with daisy dukes or jeans. Get Lore’l Kenzo sweater at Farfetch.
Various gossip outlets reported that Lore’l will not be returning to LHH. In numerous interviews, Lore’l hinted that she didn’t have any intentions of returning because she wants to focus on her music career.
Photos Credit: Lore’l’s Instagram | Felix Natal Jr
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MMG’s rapper Wale is back in NYC doing some promo. Earlier in the week it was announced that his third album, The Gifted will hit music retailers on June 25 via MMG/Atlantic Records. He appeared on BET’s ‘106 & Park’ and Power 105’s ‘Breakfast Club’ to talk about the album and his other projects. The “Bad” rapper shined bright in a yellow $205 Moschino Short Sleeve Tee-Shirt with denim jeans & Air Jordan 17 Low “All-Star” sneakers. I love his bright look! The shirt and sneakers are dope. Bright colors are in this season!
Photos Credit: Wale’s Instagram | Moschino
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