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    A New Nicki Minaj Wax Figure Was Just Unveiled And The Backlash Came Soon After

    Someone help me identify this woman because it's not Nicki.

    Madame Tussauds is no stranger to bringing our fave celebs to life in wax form. Yes, these are actually wax figures.

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    They've hit the mark with figures of people like Priyanka Chopra-Jonas.

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    But sometimes they reveal a statue that looks just a bittttt off. Sorry to Ariana Grande.

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    Well, it looks like Nicki Minaj has become the next wax victim. Madame Tussauds in Berlin recently unveiled their Nicki statue and, let's just say, I don't know this woman.

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    Who is she? 'Cause she's not Nicki. 🤔

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    For reference, this is the look they were recreating from the "Anaconda" video.

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    People were quick to make jokes for obvious reasons:

    The Staff: “PLEASE JUST LOOK AT A PICTURE OF NICKI MINAJ JUST ONCE!” Madame Tussauds Wax Sculptor: https://t.co/aP5Jhkx5bX

    Madame Tussauds after unveiling Nicki’s wax figure

    me looking at nicki minaj wax figure

    Others called out Madame Tussauds for whitewashing her:

    They got my girl nicki wax figure looking like a white woman

    My white coworker Sabrina came as Nicki Minaj to our teams costume party, what y’all think? 😍

    They have Nicki looking like an over tanned white soccer mom in the face 😩😩😩 https://t.co/m06v8hcak1

    In conclusion, give Nicki the justice she deserves and take this one back to the drawing board.

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