Many people will give different opinions on what they declare to be the greatest music album ever.  Historically there have been a few albums that get the recognized as being G.O.A.T. title by listeners, fans, critics, and fellow artists. The list includes iconic stars and projects like The BeatlesAbbey Road, Michael Jackson‘s Thriller or Off The Wall, or Marvin Gaye’s What’s Going On. In modern days people have given Kanye West‘s My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy  a shout with some of the aforementioned great albums. Nicki Minaj decided to give her opinion on what is the greatest and surprisingly she did not choose a hip hop album on Instagram on Tuesday night.

For all the public to see, the iconic rapper devoted her IG Story to the legendary Whitney Houston. Nicki told her followers that she thinks the best album ever released is Whitney Houston’s self-titled project from 1985. The album was Whitney’s debut, and it was recently ranked at #257 on a list of the greatest albums ever by Rolling Stone. Whitney Houston stayed at the top of the Billboard charts for fourteen weeks, birthing three number-one singles, including “Saving All My Love For You,” “How Will I Know,” and “Greatest Love Of All.”

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Nicki followed up her post with a video of herself listening to “All At Once,” which is from Whitney’s self-titled debut.

Are you surprised by the choice of album by the female rapper for the title of “Greatest Of All-Time”. Nicki Minaj has delved into making pop music herself and perhaps she is signaling to fans that she may lean toward some songs on her new album with the same vibe as the “All At Once” single below.