Nicki Minaj

Nicki Minaj Receives the Key to Queens

Major key alert! Nicki Minaj has just received the key to her hometown of Queens, New York.

Taking to social media, Onika Tanya Maraj shared a photo of a gold key presented to her for “outstanding career achievements in music” from Queens Borough President Melinda Katz.

“what a pleasant surprise? Wish I was there to receive it. Thank you so much!” said Nicki. “#MelindaKatz hopefully we can meet b4 I fly out again #NewYork #Queens.”

The “No Frauds” MC is currently in New York for the Drake-hosted NBA Awards. Minaj is performing at the inaugural event, which will air tonight at 9 p.m. ET.