Nicki Minaj performs in Times Square on April 6, 2012 at the North American launch of the Windows Phone-based Nokia Lumia 900

*Nicki Minaj is reportedly looking for a house to buy in the UK.

In keeping with the title of her new album ‘Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded’,  the rapper/singer said she wants to buy a mansion in Buckinghamshire and paint it pink, then install a pink, heart-shaped swimming pool, buy a pink Rolls-Royce for the driveway and have a special area built to house flamingos.

A source told The Sun newspaper: ”Nicki loves England for the heritage and the countryside. She has been scouring the web for a place. Her inspiration is the pink palace 60s movie star Jayne Mansfield had in Hollywood.”

Minaj promoted the album release with a surprise three-song set on Friday (April 7) in New York’s Times Square. The event, kept hush till the last minute, was hosted by Nokia in support of the launch of its new Lumia 900 smartphone.

The 15-minute set included performances of “Starships,” “Right By My Side” and “Super Bass.”

While LED magic turned surrounding buildings into lava lamps, many a time Nicki paused front and

Watch Minaj’s performance below, followed by her new video for “Beez in the Trap”: