At the 2024 Grammys, a situation involving Nicki Minaj caused confusion and conspiracy theories.
The Recording Academy tweeted that Nicki Minaj and Ice Spice won Best Rap Song for Barbie World but then deleted the tweet and said Scientists & Engineers by Killer Mike won.
The Recording Academy hasn’t explained the error. Some think it was a technical mistake, while others worry about mismanagement or bias.
This incident led to conspiracy theories online, with some fans believing it was a deliberate attempt to disrespect Nicki Minaj or downplay the competition in the Rap category.
Nicki Minaj hasn’t said anything about the situation. The Recording Academy has yet to talk about the conspiracy theories directly.
Fans, especially Nicki Minaj’s, are confused and frustrated. There’s no clear evidence for any specific conspiracy theory.
Nicki Minaj has had problems with the Grammys before, and this incident adds to the talk about fairness in the music industry.