You can now get your copy of Time Out Tokyo magazine delivered - we ship internationally too!
If you haven't picked up a copy of our new magazine yet, start here...
Essential boutiques, plus the best book, music and souvenir stores
Unlock a world of high-end hotels, restaurants, stores and more
August 4, Todoroki
August 3, Harajuku
Our newsletters get the best of Tokyo delivered straight to your inbox.
Until recently, Nicki Minaj was known mainly as that female rapper who popped up for spectacularly potty-mouthed guest verses on other people's records. No more. So far this year, she's scandalised the Grammys, (briefly) deleted her 11-million-followers-and-counting Twitter account, conquered the pop charts with scattershot second album Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded and told The Guardian that 'I have bigger balls than the boys'. And now, at last, she's giving Japanese audiences a chance to find out what all the fuss is about.