Nicki Minaj has been getting a lot of backlash over her alleged new boyfriend Kenneth Petty. It probably has something to do with him being a registered sex offender. Yikes.

It's been some time since we've seen Nicki with a man in her life, and now she scooping up an old fling. Apparently, they dated back when they were 16, about the same time that Kenneth Petty got arrested for sexual assault.

Details are scattered throughout the video below. But this goes to show love is a very powerful and weird force. I was hoping that she would scoop up Michael B. Jordan, but I guess she settled for one of her first loves. How ever this turns out I just want Nicki to be happy and from what the reports says -- she is...