Rick Ross added another accolade to his illustrious career, receiving the prestigious Key to the City of Miami. The grand recognition took place during the 31st Annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Scholarship Breakfast hosted by the esteemed organization, 5000 Role Models of Excellence. Miami’s Mayor Francis Suarez presented the key to Ross in acknowledgment of his significant contributions.
This noteworthy event was founded by Congresswoman Frederica Wilson, who expressed her gratitude to Rick Ross for elevating the 31st Annual MLK Day Breakfast hosted by the @5000RoleModels organization.
In a tweet, she playfully stated, “You can call me Frederica ‘Boss’ Wilson because every day I’m HUSTLING.” Her appreciation for Rick Ross’s participation added to the memorable occasion.
During the event, Ross paid tribute to Rep. Wilson, reminiscing about following her political career during his formative years. He emphasized the meaningfulness of the recognition, stating, “It means so much for me to be here. Everywhere we went, we saw her name before we saw her face.”
Rick Ross’s reception of the Key to the City of Miami marks a significant moment in his career, underscoring his impact not only in the music industry but also in the broader cultural and civic spheres.
The event served as a testament to his achievements and contributions, celebrated amidst the backdrop of the MLK Day Breakfast’s commemoration of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s legacy.