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Nicki Minaj Feels Bad of Not Joining Rihanna's Tour

April 13, 2010 (10:30 am) GMT
Claiming a fan of Rihanna, the rapper is disappointed her schedule disabled her from joining Rihanna in the tour which would have a killer line-up.

's rap protegee is "disappointed" she had to drop plans to tour with - because she was "thrilled" to be invited to join the "Umbrella" hitmaker on the road.

Minaj was announced as one of the support acts to open for Rihanna at her U.S. concerts this summer, but she pulled out of the jaunt the day after the dates were released because she wanted to focus on her debut solo album. But Minaj is hoping she will get the chance to perform alongside the "Umbrella" hitmaker in the future, insisting she's a huge fan of the Bajan beauty.

She tells AllHipHop.com, "When I first heard about the possibility of touring with Rihanna, I was thrilled to be included on the ticket. I admire Rihanna as an artist and I know it would've been a killer line up. I'm disappointed that the timing won't work, but I hope we'll be able to revisit the opportunity in the future."

Rihanna will kick off the tour in Seattle, Washington on July 2 with pop star . A replacement for Minaj has yet to be announced.

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