Nicki Minaj shares rare family pictures with husband Kenneth Petty following his house arrest

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Nicki Minaj is someone who does not even need an introduction. The Trinidadian singer and rapper has a massive fan following around the world for obvious reasons. Currently, she is celebrating with family, and we get proof from her latest social media posts. The Super Bass singer took to Instagram on Wednesday and shared some rare pictures with her husband Kenneth Petty and their one-year-old son. The recent reports also reveal that her husband Petty has been sentenced to three years’ probation and a year in house arrest. Talking about Nicki Minaj, she posted the photos on her handle hours after a Los Angeles judge announced the sentence for Kenneth Petty.

The pair of snaps feature Nicki Minaj, Petty, and their son whom he held lovingly on his shoulders while smiling at the camera. In yet another picture, the rapper is seen joining the boys and posing beside her pink luxury car. Nicki is seen wearing a pair of leggings and a white tank top. We cannot help but notice her long purple wig that gets covered up with the help of a bandana. For the unversed, Nicki Minaj tied the knot with Kenneth Petty in 2019. However, he served four years in prison before that after having pleaded guilty to attempting to rape a 16-year-old girl way back in 1994. Petty was also 16 years old at that time.

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Petty’s recent sentence

However, Kenneth Petty’s recent sentence has happened because of his failure to register as a sex offender in California. According to the latest report by Page Six, Petty has also been fined USD 55,000 for the offense. He was arrested in California in March 2020 after having failed to register as a sex offender in the Golden State after he moved out from New York where he was already registered for the same.

As for Nicki Minaj, she had earlier defended her husband and his situation in an Instagram post shared in 2018.

About Nicki Minaj

Nicki Minaj earlier rose to fame with her debut album titled Pink Friday which was dropped in 2010. The said album also topped the Billboard 200 chart back at that time. Super Bass was the album’s fifth single which ranked number 3 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart. The Recording Industry Association of America recognized the song and certified it as a ‘diamond’. Over the years, Nicki Minaj entertained music lovers with multiple tracks and albums and also collaborated with numerous international artists over time.