Yasss bish cover
Nicki Minaj
Features Soulja Boy
Released May 3, 2014
Recorded 2014
Genre Hip-Hop, Rap
Length 4:11
Producer Soulja Boy
Promotional single information
Single release April 8, 2014
Video release
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"Yasss Bish" is a song by Nicki Minaj released in anticipation for her third studio album, The Pinkprint. The track features guest vocals from rapper Soulja Boy, and was It was produced by Soulja Boy himself. It was released as the second street single for the album on May 3, 2014. However, it did not make the album.


In the month of April, Soulja Boy uploaded a Vine singing the hook, "YASSS BISH YASSS". He said it was a preview of a new song, but no one knew what it was for. On April 13, at the MTV Movie Awards, Minaj confirmed the release of a "couple of joints in a couple of weeks."[1] The next day, she tweeted "Cinco De Mayo", which in English means "May 5th" to which many believe is the release of something huge.[2] She teased the release of a new track, on April 22, around the first days of May which will be nothing like her previously released heavy rap songs "Lookin Ass" and "Chi-Raq", or like her pop-friendly hit singles "Starships and "Super Bass".[3] The same day, she denied rumors of her album being released on May 5, but confirmed that something will be released that day.[4]

On May 2, Nicki tweeted, "Tonight",[5] and started badging fans tweeting excitement for new music. On May 3 at midnight, Nicki posted the Soundcloud link, and revealed the new song.[6] She clarified that "Yasss Bish" was the "Cinco de Mayo" surprise.[7]


References Edit

  1. Nicki Minaj talks about her new album 'The Pink Print' also -- her dress, the Other Woman, acting - YouTube. Retrieved April 20, 2014.
  2. Twitter: Cinco De Mayo Retrieved April 20, 2014.
  3. Nicki Minaj Says 'Hell No' To Another 'Super Bass' - MTV News. Retrieved April 22, 2014.
  4. Nicki Minaj Talks New Album - YouTube. Retrieved April 22, 2014.
  5. Twitter: Tonight Retrieved May 15, 2014.
  6. Yasss Bish!! (ft. Soulja Boy) - Nicki Minaj by Yo}ungMoneyDotCom - SoundCloud. Retrieved May 15, 2014.
  7. Twitter: It came early. > RT @pmbenson33: I know Nicki see these Cinco De Mayo questions... GURL. ” Retrieved May 5, 2014.
  8. Nicki Minaj – Yasss Bish!! Lyrics - Rap Genius. Retrieved May 15, 2014.