The rapper and singer who was behind the hit songs 'Bodak Yellow' and 'Be Careful'. Not to mention, Cardi B also made an impression on the TV show 'Love & Hip Hop: New York' (2011) as well.
October 11, 1992
The Bronx, New York, United States
Cardi B gained significant followers through her viral videos on platforms Vine(defunct) and Instagram at the start of her career. Her popularity climbed after her hit song ‘Bodak Yellow’ reached the number 1 on the Billboard Hot 100. Later on, Cardi B collaborated with several artists to produce songs which include ‘Girls Like You’ with Maroon 5 and ‘Taki Taki’ with DJ Snake. She is a record-breaker! Her debut album ‘Invasion of Privacy’ (2018) won an Academy Award for Best Rap Album, making her the first solo artist to win the category. She starred in the critically acclaimed film ‘Hustlers’ (2019), marking her film debut.
Her sister’s name Hennesy and as well as her nickname Bacardi are both liquor brands. Her stage name Cardi B is a rearrangement of the letters of the drink brand.