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*The copyright for the cover art for the single “Last Time I Saw You” by the artist Nicki Minaj is believed to belong to the labels Young Money and Republic, or the graphic artist(s).

Last Time I Saw You

Nicki Minaj

Album Last Time I Saw You (Single)

“Last Time I Saw You” is the second single from Nicki Minaj and her fifth studio album “Pink Friday 2”, which will be released in November 2023 through Republic Records.

The R&B track sees Minaj reminiscing on a past relationship with someone who is no longer with, but wishes she could go back in time and go about things differently with this individual. In a newsletter prior to the release of the song, Nicki Minaj expressed what she hoped listener’s would feel after listening, as well as expressing its personal meaning for herself:

“hope that even after, it makes you reflect and that if you are reflecting on a time, or a person that you wish you could go back in time and have a do over etc… I hope that you are still able to smile at the end of the song by realizing that you now have a chance to treat the people that you love, that are still in your life the way that expresses to them what they mean to you.”

The lyric video for the song was released on the 1st September 2023 on Nicki Minaj’s YouTube channel. As of the 20th September 2023, the video had 1.7 million views.

Nicki Minaj performed the song live at the 2023 VMAs.

Read the lyrics to “Last Time I Saw You” here. 

*All information accurate at the time of publishing (20th September 2023).

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Release Date

1st September 2023


Alex Bak, Colin Franken, Derrick Miller, Jacob Canady, Lesidney Ragland, Onika Maraj


ATL Jacob, TooDope!, Hendrix Smoke, Alex Bak & Frankie Bash



Chart Rankings

In the 3 weeks after its release, "Last Time I Saw You" charted at: - #33 in Australia - #48 in Canada - #36 on the Billboard Global 200 - #67 in Ireland - #14 in Japan - #3 in New Zealand - #149 in South Korea - #46 in the UK - #23 on the US Billboard Hot 100 - #6 on the US Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs - #36 on the US Billboard Mainstream Top 40 - #35 on the US Billboard Rhythmic *All chart rankings accurate at the time of publishing (20th September 2023).

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