Nicki Minaj did NOT break up with long time boyfriend Safaree, though a recent Instagram post made us think differently. A few days ago the rapper posted the below photo on Instagram with the caption "Single N ready To Mingle: 

According to TMZ, like all couples do Nicki and Safaree had an argument and she posted the photo to get under his skin:

"Minaj and Samuels just had a small dispute (like all couples) ... and the pic was definitely intended to piss him off -- but we're told everything between them is fine now."

Proving that all is kosher between the two Nicki posted this cute post about her man on Instagram yesterday:

Nicki Minaj's longtime boyfriend Safaree took the couple's relationship to the next level last year, but inking multiple tattoos of the rappers face on his body:   So it'll take more than a little disagreement to keep Safaree away from his boo.

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