Young M.A gets love from the queens, Nicki Minaj and Beyoncé, in one weekend

  /  09.06.2016

The race for hottest song of the summer was tough, but Young M.A’s “OOOUUU” definitely belongs in the running. The Brooklyn rapper had the radio on lock with the inescapable record, and its ubiquity was cosigned by Nicki Minaj and Beyoncé herself this weekend.

Real Talk | Young M.A

Beyoncé turned 35 on B Day, which of course is September 4. In an Instagram post, she used “OOOUUU” as the background music as she thanked her fans for all the birthday love — she even received a special serenade from Chance the Rapper onstage at the Made In America Festival. “I just want to say thank you to everyone for all the beautiful and thoughtful birthday wishes. I am so fortunate to have the love and support of my family, my friends, and my hive,” she wrote in part.

Even though Beyoncé neglected to at least tag Young M.A or shout her out in the caption, the new phenom posted the following tweet when she saw the news, fangirling just like any of us would:

And on Sunday, Nicki Minaj broke her musical silence by releasing The Pinkprint Freestyle over the “OOOUUU” beat. She gave her fellow female rapper some acknowledgment, opening with, “Young M.A it’s the female Jay,” before launching into a six-minute lyrical assault.

No pressure, but the world will be watching to see how Young M.A follows that up!


Waka Flocka Flame vs. 21 Savage | 'The Crew League' (S4, Ep. 7)

It’s Atlanta vs. Atlanta! 21 Savage and the Slaughter Team shoot it out with Waka ...
  /  11.18.2022

Day 1: Meet the contestants | 'Moguls in the Making'

In the season two premiere of “Moguls in the Making,” a new batch of HBCU ...
  /  11.29.2022

Morris Brown College (Makeover Edition) | 'Game Cave' presented by McDonald's

In a brand new episode of our series “Game Cave,” we pull up to Morris ...
  /  11.21.2022

McDonald's and REVOLT team up to update Morris Brown's eSports lab

As of today, The Ronald Floyd Thomas Center for eSports and Innovation at Morris Brown ...
  /  11.21.2022
View More