8 Celebrities Who Pal Around With Dictators

Page 1 of 8

nicki minaj dictator

Nicki Minaj is a caring person — and by that we mean she’s someone who cares deeply about getting a hug payday. What she doesn’t care about? Evidently, where the money comes from.  Minaj performed in Angola in December 2015 at an event hosted by 72-year-old José Eduardo dos Santos, Africa’s second-longest ruler. Her paycheck to sing or dance or whatever she

Minaj performed in Angola in December 2015 at an event hosted by 72-year-old José Eduardo dos Santos, Africa’s second-longest ruler. Cool, right? Not really, once you learn that dos Santos is considered to be a corrupt dictator with alleged human rights violations to his name. That didn’t stop cash-hungry Minaj from taking a $2 million check for the performance. As she took heat for taking the filthy money, she tweeted this to fend off her critics:

nicki minaj tweet


NEXT: JENNIFER LOPEZ