Your Girl Cardi B Hits #1 in the Billboard Hot 100 with ‘Bodak Yellow.’ This is truly a monumental time for America because it has been 19 years since Lauryn Hill, female rapper without any assistance features has won the #1 track! The last female soloist to get to #1 on Billboard was Meghan Trainor in September 2014.
Ms Cardi B’s real name is Belcalis Almanzar, born and raised in Bronx, New York. She did not have the easiest youth and has lived in poverty. According to Real Cool Nation, “has been feeling the call to fight white supremacy, and she’s using her Bloods affiliation to do it. The Bronx beauty recently posted a call to action for her NYC Blood gang friends to shut down a white nationalist rally that was supposed to take place.”
I’m a boss, you a worker bitch
I make bloody moves
Cardi B became Instagram famous in 2015 and this opened the doors to becoming cast member of Love & HipHop. Later that year, she began her rapping career by featuring in Shaggy’s remix of ‘Boom Boom.’
From rags to riches Ms Cardi B never gave up and still fights for equal rights. We are excited for her historic moment in the music indudtry and looking forward to what this talented 24-year-old can do in years to come!