The queen of hip-hop, Nicki Minaj, celebrates her dirty 30 today!

Since Minaj hit the airwaves in 2010 – she’s generated as much attention for her lyrics as she has for her crazy couture.

But like Nicki’s devoted "Barbz" (her pet name for her super fans) we love the outlandish superstar’s antics and we can’t wait to see her judging skills on "American Idol" this season.

We have a feeling this will definitely be Barbie’s year!

In celebration of the always-entertaining artist, here's a look at some of Minaj's sexiest and craziest looks.
Click “Launch Gallery” above to see them all -- enjoy!

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