Nicki Minaj celebrated her 31st birthday on Sunday (and today) in Miami for the last leg of Art Basel. In the short span of her career fans have seen the Queens-bred rapper go from a hood chick, to gimmick, to fashion-conscious star.
One way we’ve definitely seen this change is through her 2013 style. After dumping her previous team of stylists, Nicki appears more serious about what she wears. In her look above she’s sporting an Alexander McQueen peplum top with leather shorts and Chanel jewelry. And while she’s no where close to having the demure look of a dignitary, she has had her ladylike moments.
Click through and browse through her best ones this year.