Nicki Minaj
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Nicki Minaj has been honored in her hometown of Queens, New York, with the key to the city.

The rapper (born Onika Tanya Maraj) shared the moment on social media, which features a photo of a gold key 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!” Nicki wrote in the caption. “#MelindaKatz hopefully we can meet b4 I fly out again #NewYork #Queens.”

Check out the key below: