Born and raised in Los Angeles, Doja Cat, is an American singer, rapper, songwriter and record producer. Doja Cat is known for creating music videos and songs that achieve popularity on social media applications such as TikTok and YouTube.
She has been nominated for three Grammy Awards and has won two American Music Awards in addition to the MTV Video Music Award for Push Best New Artist and its European counterpart.
She developed a knack for music by studying piano and dance as a kid and listening to the likes of Busta Rhymes, Erykah Badu, Nicki Minaj, Drake, and more.
Outside of music, Minaj's film career has included voice roles in the animated films Ice Age: Continental Drift (2012) and The Angry Birds Movie 2 (2019) as well as supporting roles in the comedy films The Other Woman (2014) and Barbershop: The Next Cut (2016).
She also appeared as a judge on the twelfth season of American Idol in 2013. Cited as one of the most influential female rap artists of all time. Minaj has sold an estimated 100 million records worldwide, making her one of the world's best selling music artists.