On the left is rapper Nicki Minaj and on the right is actress/ model Tae Heckard.
Female rapper Nicki Minaj was born Onika Tanya Maraj on December 8, 1982 in St. James, Trinidad and Tobago. She moved to New York City to live at an early age. She graduated from LaGuardia High School which specialized in music and the visual and performing arts where she participated in the drama program. Nicki Minaj is signed to Young Money Cash Money Billionaires (YMCMB) record label. She is associated with Lil Wayne, Baby (Birdman) and Drake.
Nicki Minaj’s debut studio album Pink Friday (2010) peaked at number one on the US Billboard 200 and was certified platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA). Its most successful single “Super Bass” was certified 8× platinum and has sold over four million copies, becoming one of the best-selling singles in the United States. During this time, Minaj became the first female solo artist to have seven singles simultaneously charting on the Billboard Hot 100. Her second studio album Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded (2012) topped the Billboard 200 and became one of the best-selling albums of that year. Its lead single “Starships” peaked at number 5 in the United States and became one of the best-selling singles of 2012. As of 2013, Minaj has sold over 5 million albums globally. Nicki Minaj also served as a judge during the twelfth season of American Idol. Nicki Minaj is the first female artist included on MTV’s Annual Hottest MC List, with The New York Times suggesting that some consider her “the most influential female rapper of all time.” Her rapping is distinctive for its fast flow, use of alter egos and accents, notably British cockney. Her outlandish and colorful costumes, wigs and clothing have given her recognition as a fashion icon. In April 2013, Nicki Minaj became the most-charted female rapper in the history of the Billboard Hot 100, with over forty-four appearances. She has endorsed Adidas, MAC Cosmetics, and Pepsi. Revisiting her roots in drama, Nicki Minaj has ventured into work as a voice actress in Ice Age: Continental Drift and will be making her acting debut in the 2014 film The Other Woman. She has earned seven BET Awards, four American Music Awards, two MTV Music Awards, an MTV Europe Music Award, five Billboard Music Awards and Billboard’s 2011 Rising Star.
Lashontae Heckard who is known as Tae Heckard or Shontae Heckard or La’Shontae Heckard is an actress from the movies ATL (2006) as T.I. ex girlfriend, the movie Back Then (2012) and the TV series/ sitcom The Game as the girlfriend of Juvon (Bumper Robinson). LaShontae Heckard was born in Seoul, South Korea and moved to the U.S. at the age of 5. She settled down in Dallas, Texas and after completing high school joined the US Army Reserves. She was activated in the post 9/11 era and after serving 4 years of active duty in The Army Reserves, she began to pursue a career in the entertainment industry, landing gigs as a model and actress. Since then, she’s appeared in many music videos for major artists, including Busta Rhymes & Mariah Carey’s “Baby if you Give it to Me”, Nelly’s “Grillz”, 50 Cent’s “Candy Shop”, and Neyo’s “Because of You” and “Do You”. In her real life she is dating rapper Nelly her boyfriend.
Lashontae Heckard and Nicki Minaj are celebrities that look alike. These two women even have a similar voice. They have smooth light brown skin and straight hair.