Birdman and his older brother Slim were honored with keys to New Orleans for their ongoing “commitment to the community.”

Mayor LaToya Cantrell made the announcement on Tuesday (February 6).

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“Congratulations to Birdman & Slim! Yesterday I presented Keys to the City of New Orleans to Bryan ‘Birdman’ Williams & Ronald ‘Slim’ Williams,” the Mayor wrote in a Tweet.

She added: “Thanks for your contributions to music & commitment to the community. Johnny and Gladys Williams [the brothers’ late parents] would be PROUD.”

In his speech, Birdman said: “Nothing never came easy for us coming from Uptown. I’m gonna continue. I’m not done with it. That’s why I never really cared about doing this, but I always felt like if you be honored that mean you finished what you been doing. I’m not finished yet.”

Last we heard from the Cash Money Records co-founder was last month, when it was reported that he was in the studio with Lil Wayne.

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The long-awaited reunion photo was posted to Lil Wayne’s Instagram stories. Although the pair appeared to be in the studio, the ex-Hot Boy didn’t give too many details about what fans could expect from this reunion.

“Like father like son #richgang @cashmoneyofficial,” Weezy captioned the pics.

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Baby and Wayne have had their disputes over the years, and one of them included the former being frustrated with Weezy for always trying to mimic JAY-Z.

In a sprawling interview with Rolling Stone, which dropped last summer, Lil Wayne reflected on the 15th anniversary of Tha Carter III and his career as a whole, and when asked what rappers are in his playlist he simply said, “No one.” His reasoning was he learned early on that having a favorite rapper means you will inevitably try to mimic them without realizing it.

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“When it comes to rap, I don’t listen to no one,” Wayne said. “I just don’t have time to, because I’m trying to get better every day.

“I tell my artist[s] that, too. When you find a favorite artist, you’re going to start sounding like them.”

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He went on: “It took Birdman and them to pull my ass aside and be like, ‘Bro, I’m tired of every song you doing sounding like damn JAY-Z. You’re not JAY-Z.’”