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Nicki Minaj Is Apparently Sitting In Front Of Kylie Jenner And Travis Scott At The VMAs Which Sounds Awkward AF

What I would give to be Blake Lively watching all this drama unfold tonight.

ICYMI there was a little bit of drama going down on the Twitters last night. Allow me to briefly fill you in.


Nicki Minaj, seemingly unhappy that her new album, Queen, debuted at number 2 in the charts behind Travis Scott's album Astroworld, went off on a Twitter rant, where it basically looked like she blamed Travis and Kylie.

Travis sold over 50K of these. With no requirement of redeeming the album! With no dates for a tour, etc. I spoke to him. He knows he doesn’t have the #1 album this week. I love my fans for the #1 album in AMERICA! I’ll explain on #QueenRadio 4 albums in, #1 in 86 countries ♥️

According to Nicki, Travis had been selling merchandise that counted towards his numbers for the week and resulted in him getting the top spot. She even brought Kylie and Stormi into the drama by insisting they were a part of the marketing.

I put my blood sweat & tears in writing a dope album only for Travis Scott to have Kylie Jenner post a tour pass telling ppl to come see her & Stormi. lol. Im actually laughing. #Queen broke the record of being number 1 in 86 countries. Thank Jesus & thank you to my fans.

She also brought up issues with Spotify, saying they punished her for playing her album on Apple Music first. This led to Nicki mentioning Ariana Grande, saying that their record label refused to defend her in case it impacted Ariana's album release the following week.

People had a lot of thoughts on the drama because of course. Some thought the whole thing was ridiculous.

Blaming Travis Scott, Kylie Jenner & their baby Stormi, for her album NOT going number one. HAHAHAHHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAH Nicki Minaj has LOST IT! DEAD! @NickiMinaj @TrvisXX @KylieJenner

Nicki Minaj is really yelling about Kylie's baby Stormi over her first week sales come on just be proud of your art

@NICKIMINAJ Girl bye if kylie had that much power tyga would be on

While fans of Nicki quickly jumped in to defend their fave.

@NICKIMINAJ the way you have been treated since Day 1 has never been fair. Keep speaking out and speaking truth to power whilst creating amazing music, Nic. We got you ❤️

I’m so glad Nicki is speaking up about this. Nobody deserves to suffer in silence, no matter how BIG they are. Everyone has a voice

While all this was happening, somebody else noticed something that could be incredibly awkward. The MTV VMAs is happening tonight, and according to a seating plan, Nicki is sat directly in front of Travis and Kylie.

Ariana also happens to be sat next to Nicki.

Twitter is already imagining what's gonna go down.

This is the best seating arrangement the VMAs has ever had, Nicki, Travis, and Kylie are all near each other and are gonna be fighting while Brendon Urie and Ariana (aka the male and female version of each other) are gonna be sitting there watching it go down LMAOOO

And the group consensus is that it's going to be awkward AF.

ariana at the vmas sitting next to nicki knowing that kylie and travis are right behind them

I’m literally only watching the VMAs tonight to see the awkward shots of nicki sitting right in front of travis scott and kylie

blake lively watching nicki fight travis, kylie, stormi and ariana at the vmas

nicki going to her seats at the vmas and seeing ariana next to her and travis and kylie behind her

This wouldn't be Nicki's first VMAs drama. Remember this iconic moment?


So uh, I guess we should all prepare for an update to that GIF.

But executive producer of the VMAs, Jesse Ignjatovic, said that they were conscious of where celebs sit, especially because of drama and feuds like this.


Speaking to E!, Jesse said: "First and foremost you want people to come and have a good time. You don't want artists and celebrities to come and be uncomfortable."

When asked if celebs have seating requests, Jesse revealed: "Of course, everyone works together to make sure they're in a spot where they're happy and comfortable."


I can't wait to see what goes down tonight.

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