Nicki Minaj Performs On ‘Saturday Night Live’ Season Finale

blame it on Meka May 19, 2018

The eighth hip hop artist this season — following appearances and performances from JAY-Z, Chance The Rapper and Eminem, SZA, Migos, Cardi B and Childish GambinoNicki Minaj closed out Saturday Night Live as the musical guest for the 43rd season finale tonight (May 19th).

Hosted by Tina Fey, Minaj performed her current single, “Chun-Li,” then was joined by Playboi Carti for their Die Lit collaboration “Poke It Out.” While she didn’t appear in a sketch that aired, she was in one that was “cut for time:” “The Friendship Song.”

Coincidentally, Donald Glover — who hosted and performed on the May 5th episode — also made a cameo in the opening monologue.

Check below for the performances.

Nicki’s fourth album, Queen, arrives June 15th.