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Talent Agency Wilhelmina Signs Rapper Nicki Minaj

"She is a style pioneer and an icon," Wilhelmina CEO Bill Wackermann said.

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    Talent Agency Wilhelmina Signs Rapper Nicki Minaj
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    Nicki Minaj attends the 2016 Time 100 Gala at Frederick P. Rose Hall, Jazz at Lincoln Center on April 26, 2016, in New York City.

    The Wilhelmina talent and modeling agency has signed Nicki Minaj to its celebrity division.

    The agency said in a statement Wednesday that it will work to further the six-time American Music Award winner's influence in fashion and beauty.

    "She is a style pioneer and an icon," Wilhelmina CEO Bill Wackermann said.

    Minaj said of Wilhelmina in the statement: "They get me," adding: "I love the synergy between my music and how it inspires my fashion."

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