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Nicki Minaj Reveals 'Check It Out' Cover Art, to Perform at MTV VMAs Pre-Show

September 3, 2010 (5:02 am) GMT
The artwork sees Minaj and will.i.am as superheroes, while the pre-show of Video Music Awards will have the Young Money rapper delivering 'Your Love'.

A cover art of 's new single "Check It Out" has been unleashed. It features a graphic drawing of the female rapper wearing what seems to be a superhero suit along with her featured guest ' .

In addition, Minaj has been announced as a performer at a VMAs pre-show which will be aired an hour ahead of the prize-giving event. She is set to warm up audience with her hit single "Your Love", saying "I am truly honored to be a part of this year's VMAs. Just yesterday I was an underground female rapper. See, Barbz? Dreams do come true."

To promote her live appearance, MTV uncovers a new ad featuring Minaj for the September 12 MTV Video Music Awards. "Ever since she was little, she dreamed of dominating the world of rap," a narrator said as a young Minaj is featured on the screen. "Now the world - and every man in it - is beneath her stilettos," the narrator continued. A grown-up Minaj then takes over, hopping a bike and racing it to the forthcoming star-studded live ceremony.

Nicki Minaj is tapped as a presenter of MTV VMAs along with the likes of , , , , and . Aired live from Nokia Theater in Los Angeles on Sunday night at 9 P.M. ET/PT, the show will be hosted by and have , , , , , and on the performers line-up.



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