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Before she sadly leaves office, Houston mayor Annise Parker has continued to tip her hat to the Houston hip-hop community. Today, Parker helped commemorate another unofficial city holiday, ‘713 Day’ by honoring Lil Keke with his own day.

“I would like to thank god. my city Houston my family my team. & Especially Mayor annise Parker for something very special 2 me Awarding me my own day the Proclamation is Signed it’s official 7 13. My day.”wrote on Instagram.”We celebrated today but it’s official 2morrow It’s 7thirteen the day slab holiday. Lil Keke. Thanks to my city.”

Keke has pushed his 7Thirteen brand, named after the city’s predominant 713 area code as a walking tribute to the city that has been his home and forever will be his home. The “Southside” rapper helped commemorate 713 Day with another Slab Parade and block party.