Photos: Nicki Minaj Releases Her Inner Animal at GRAMMYs

The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards - Red Carpet
The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards - Red Carpet
LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 13: Rapper Nicki Minaj arrives at The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards held at Staples Center on February 13, 2011 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Larry Busacca/Getty Images For The Recording Academy)
The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards - Red Carpet
The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards - Red Carpet
LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 13: Rapper Nicki Minaj arrives at The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards held at Staples Center on February 13, 2011 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Larry Busacca/Getty Images For The Recording Academy)
The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards - Red Carpet
The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards - Red Carpet
LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 13: Rapper Nicki Minaj (L) and singer Bruno Mars arrive at The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards held at Staples Center on February 13, 2011 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Larry Busacca/Getty Images For The Recording Academy)
The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards - Red Carpet
The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards - Red Carpet
LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 13: Rapper Nicki Minaj arrives at The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards held at Staples Center on February 13, 2011 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Larry Busacca/Getty Images For The Recording Academy)
The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards - Arrivals
The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards - Arrivals
LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 13: Rapper Nicki Minaj arrives at The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards held at Staples Center on February 13, 2011 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jason Merritt/Getty Images)
The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards - Arrivals
The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards - Arrivals
LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 13: Rapper Nicki Minaj arrives at The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards held at Staples Center on February 13, 2011 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jason Merritt/Getty Images)
The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards - Arrivals
The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards - Arrivals
LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 13: Rapper Nicki Minaj arrives at The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards held at Staples Center on February 13, 2011 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jason Merritt/Getty Images)
The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards - Arrivals
The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards - Arrivals
LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 13: Rapper Nicki Minaj arrives at The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards held at Staples Center on February 13, 2011 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jason Merritt/Getty Images)
The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards - Arrivals
The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards - Arrivals
LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 13: Rapper Nicki Minaj arrives at The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards held at Staples Center on February 13, 2011 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jason Merritt/Getty Images)
The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards - Arrivals
The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards - Arrivals
LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 13: Rapper Nicki Minaj arrives at The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards held at Staples Center on February 13, 2011 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jason Merritt/Getty Images)
The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards - Arrivals
The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards - Arrivals
LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 13: Rapper Nicki Minaj arrives at The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards held at Staples Center on February 13, 2011 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jason Merritt/Getty Images)
The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards - Arrivals
The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards - Arrivals
LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 13: Rapper Nicki Minaj arrives at The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards held at Staples Center on February 13, 2011 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jason Merritt/Getty Images)
The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards - Arrivals
The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards - Arrivals
LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 13: Rapper Nicki Minaj arrives at The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards held at Staples Center on February 13, 2011 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jason Merritt/Getty Images)
The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards - Arrivals
The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards - Arrivals
LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 13: Rapper Nicki Minaj arrives at The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards held at Staples Center on February 13, 2011 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jason Merritt/Getty Images)
The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards - Arrivals
The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards - Arrivals
LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 13: Rapper Nicki Minaj arrives at The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards held at Staples Center on February 13, 2011 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jason Merritt/Getty Images)
The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards - Arrivals
The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards - Arrivals
LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 13: Rapper Nicki Minaj arrives at The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards held at Staples Center on February 13, 2011 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jason Merritt/Getty Images)
The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards - Arrivals
The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards - Arrivals
LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 13: Rapper Nicki Minaj arrives at The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards held at Staples Center on February 13, 2011 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jason Merritt/Getty Images)
The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards - Arrivals
The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards - Arrivals
LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 13: Rapper Nicki Minaj arrives at The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards held at Staples Center on February 13, 2011 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jason Merritt/Getty Images)
The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards - Arrivals
The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards - Arrivals
LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 13: Rapper Nicki Minaj arrives at The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards held at Staples Center on February 13, 2011 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jason Merritt/Getty Images)
The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards - Arrivals
The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards - Arrivals
LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 13: Rappers Lil Wayne and Nicki Minaj arrive at The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards held at Staples Center on February 13, 2011 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jason Merritt/Getty Images)
The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards - Show
The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards - Show
LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 13: Rappers Nicki Minaj and will.i.am speak onstage during The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards held at Staples Center on February 13, 2011 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)
The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards - Show
The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards - Show
LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 13: Rappers Nicki Minaj and will.i.am speak onstage during The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards held at Staples Center on February 13, 2011 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)
The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards - Show
The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards - Show
LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 13: Rapper Nicki Minaj speaks onstage during The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards held at Staples Center on February 13, 2011 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)
The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards - Arrivals
The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards - Arrivals
LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 13: Rappers Lil Wayne, Nicki Minaj and Tyga arrive at The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards held at Staples Center on February 13, 2011 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jason Merritt/Getty Images)
The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards - Arrivals
The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards - Arrivals
LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 13: Rapper Nicki Minaj arrives at The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards held at Staples Center on February 13, 2011 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jason Merritt/Getty Images)
The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards - Arrivals
The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards - Arrivals
LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 13: Rapper Nicki Minaj arrives at The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards held at Staples Center on February 13, 2011 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jason Merritt/Getty Images)
The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards - Show
The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards - Show
LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 13: Rapper Nicki Minaj (L) presents Eminem the Best Rap Album Award for "Recovery" onstage during The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards held at Staples Center on February 13, 2011 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)
The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards - Show
The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards - Show
LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 13: Rappers Nicki Minaj (L) and will.i.am speak onstage during The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards held at Staples Center on February 13, 2011 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)
The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards - Show
The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards - Show
LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 13: Rapper Nicki Minaj walks onstage during The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards held at Staples Center on February 13, 2011 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)
The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards - Red Carpet
The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards - Red Carpet
LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 13: Singer Nicki Minaj arrives at The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards held at Staples Center on February 13, 2011 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Larry Busacca/Getty Images For The Recording Academy)
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