Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded is the second studio album by American hip hop artist Nicki Minaj. It was released on April 2, 2012 in standard and deluxe editions through Universal Republic Records (Universal Music Group), Young Money Entertainment, and Cash Money Records. Minaj worked on the album with a variety of producers such as Hit-Boy, Dr. Luke, Ester Dean, Rico Beats, RedOne and Oak. Minaj also worked with several artists including Cam’ron, Rick Ross, 2 Chainz, Lil Wayne, Nas, Drake, Young Jeezy, Chris Brown, Bobby V, and Beenie Man.
The album's music is divided by the first half's hip hop tracks and the second half's pop and dance songs, the latter of which incorporates disco, teen pop, R&B, Eurodance, Europop, and dance-pop styles.
Upon Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded's release it received mixed views from critics. The album was praised for the use and mixture of different genres, however, it was criticized for being rushed and long. In the United States, the album debuted at number one on the US Billboard 200 chart selling 253,000 copies in its first week, making it Minaj's second number-one album in that country. The album also topped the UK album charts becoming the first female rapper ever to do so, selling 47,000 copies in its first week of release. The album also peaked at one in Canada, Scotland and Japan and with in the top five in Australia and New Zealand. .