Avril Lavigne and Nicki Minaj be part of forces on their empowering anthem “Dumb Blonde.”
Over the rattling drumline, the bombshells elevate hell. “I ain’t no dumb blonde / I ain’t no silly Barbie doll / I obtained my sport on / Watch me show you incorrect,” sings Avril, whereas the Queen calls out the haters and frauds on her spitfire verse.
“All the hatin’ you was doing obtained the Barbie poppin’ / Now all of them wanna be a Barbie, I’m watchin’,” raps Nicki. “I’m the prototype, The Pinkprint / No, I don’t need no frauds, wink wink.”
I used to drive to my job @ Red Lobster taking part in this lady’s album for an hour straight on a regular basis for months. Crying to “I’m with you”, blasting “difficult” “issues I’ll by no means say” “no person’s idiot” “sk8er boi”. 😩 omg. #DumbBlonde tmrw. This lady is so unbelievably gifted 💖 https://t.co/7h75jZHIW2
— QUEEN (@NICKIMINAJ) February 11, 2019
Taking to social media, she mirrored on rising up listening to Avril’s music. “I used to drive to my job @ Red Lobster taking part in this lady’s album for an hour straight on a regular basis for months,” mentioned Nicki, who shared her favourite tracks together with “I’m With You” and “Sk8er Boi.” “This lady is so unbelievably gifted.”
The Canadian songstress returned the praise. “Nicki is such a gifted, robust lady and driving drive,” she mentioned. “I take heed to Fly, Starships and Bed on a regular basis. Having her on the music is so particular to me. We wrote Dumb Blonde as an anthem for anybody who has been stereotyped or talked all the way down to. Keep your confidence up and don’t let anybody let you know methods to be.”
“Dumb Blonde” is the most recent single off Avril’s upcoming album Head Above Water, due Friday (Feb. 15).