Cardi B

About

Cardi B’s rambunctious spirit and brave tongue garnered instant online popularity, rapidly increasing her fan base. She has evolved into an entertainer and actress and a renowned rapper in just a short time. Cardi has also risen to rap success and fame, releasing her debut studio album, the 3x platinum, GRAMMY ® Award winning, “Invasion Of Privacy” in 2018. Cardi B continues to be at the top of her game – she became the first woman with five simultaneous Top 10 hits on Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs Chart as well as the first female rapper with four Billboard Hot 100 #1s. Now a GRAMMY ® Award winning rap superstar, Cardi B released her 3x Platinum selling debut album “Invasion Of Privacy,” which debuted at #1 on the Billboard 200 chart and won Best Rap Album at the 2019 GRAMMY Awards. “Invasion Of Privacy” – includes the 9x RIAA platinum certified classic, “Bodak Yellow,” alongside the 3x platinum certified smash, “Bartier Cardi (feat. 21 Savage),” standout favorites like 3x platinum certified “Be Careful” and 8x platinum certified “I Like It,” featuring Bad Bunny and J Balvin, and a spectacular lineup of featured appearances from Chance The Rapper (Platinum certified “Best Life”), SZA (Platinum certified “I Do”), Kehlani (2x Platinum certified “Ring”), Migos, and YG. Additionally, all 13 tracks on “Invasion Of Privacy” have been RIAA certified Gold or higher – making Cardi the first female artist to achieve this feat. At the top of 2018, Cardi released her single, “Money,” which is now certified 4x Platinum as well as her second collaboration with labelmate Bruno Mars, 3x platinum certified “Please Me.” Most recently, Cardi released her Platinum certified smash single “Press,” along with a Gold certified feature on Ed Sheeran’s “South Of The Border (feat Camila Cabello).” Breakout single, “Bodak Yellow,” which is now certified 9x platinum, had an astronomical rise – earning the coveted #1 spot on Billboard’s Hot 100 chart for five consecutive weeks, making Cardi B the first female rapper to reach #1 without any accompanying acts since Lauryn Hill in 1998. Cardi B has been nominated for numerous prestigious awards including – 8 GRAMMY nominations, 9 AMAs, 8 BET Awards (2019 + 2020), 9 BET Hip-Hop Awards (2018), 10 VMAs, 7 Teen Choice Awards, 3 People’s Choice Awards, 7 BET Awards (2018), 1 Kid’s Choice Award, 2 BET Awards (2017). Cardi has graced the covers of Rolling Stone, Billboard, The New York Times Magazine, New York Magazine, Cosmopolitan, W Magazine, Harper’s Bazaar, People En Espanol, CR Fashion Book, i-D Magazine, The Fader, Vogue, and ELLE. Additionally, Cardi B was named on Forbes “30 Under 30” list and was recently named Billboard’s 2020 Woman Of The Year. Since 2017, Cardi has made a seemingly unstoppable series of appearances and live events including Jimmy Kimmel Live in Brooklyn, the MTV VMA pre-show, BET Awards post show, BET Awards, BET Hip Hop Awards, The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon – where she was the first ever co-host – the GRAMMY awards, The Ellen DeGeneres show, Saturday Night Live, the VMAS, and the AMAs to name a few. Her recent release, “WAP (Feat. Megan Thee Stallion)” proved to be yet another record-breaking smash, debuting at #1 on the Billboard Hot 100. The blockbuster track, RIAA certified gold in its first week, has quickly broken multiple records including the highest streaming first week by a female artist, the highest streaming first week of 2020, and one of the top 3 hip-hop streaming debuts of all time. The record-breaking single extends Cardi B’s own record as the female rapper with the most Hot 100 #1s, now four songs with the inclusion of “WAP (Feat. Megan Thee Stallion).” The track also makes Cardi the first female rapper to have a #1 on the Hot 100 in two different decades, and the 3rd female rapper to debut at #1 on the Hot 100 as a lead artist. “WAP (Feat. Megan Thee Stallion)” affirmed Cardi B as one of Apple Music’s most popular artists of all time, earning the platform’s highest ever debut by a female artist as well as the fastest song in Apple Music history by a female artist to peak at #1. The track’s chart-topping success marks Cardi’s seventh #1 track at Apple Music – the most by any female artist in the service’s five-year history. What’s more, the track makes Cardi the first female rapper to have two songs hit #1 on the global Spotify chart with DJ Snake’s 3x Platinum “Taki Taki (with Selena Gomez, Ozuna, and Cardi B)” and “WAP (Feat. Megan Thee Stallion).” Cardi B now returns with her most recent release: “Up,” produced by DJ SwanQo & Young Dza.