But before she drops that secretive project, she is dropping some stacks on some new bling. Sources also confirmed with us that she has been hunkering down with her team working on her new album. The project has been in the works from last year but so far there are no details from her camp on the title or release date. Nicki Minaj drops a reported $120,000 on a custom Barbie chain from Gabriel Jacobs. #nickiminaj had @rafaelloandco make her a new Barbie chain.?? You can get a glimpse of Nicki Minaj new custom Barbie chain in the video below. A post shared by DJ Akademiks (@akadmiks) on Jul 12, 2017 at 7:03pm PDT or ??? A few months ago she showed off a new Barbie chain, but perhaps she feels like she needs to up her game a few notches. The Young Money rapper is currently priming her machines for the release of a highly anticipated new album. Sources close to the Trinidadian rapper told Dancehall HipHop that the new bling was hand made with white gold and white and pink diamonds.