Cardi B, 25, is a rapper, hip hop artist and a social media star. She is also a well-known reality television personality.
She was born on October 11, 1992, in New York City as Belcalis Almanzar. It was her candid and sometimes frank online discussions about her former stripping days that first put her in the spotlight.
She gained worldwide attention in 2017 with the release of her smash hit single “Bodak Yellow.” Currently, she is married to rapper Offset from the Migos with whom she has a daughter named Kulture Kiari Cephus that was born in June of 2018.
Today, she is a very popular hip hop artist whose star is continuing to rise. To date, cardi b net worth is estimated to be $8 million.
Cardi B was born in the South Bronx, New York. The rapper’s father is Dominican, and her mother is from Trinidad. Cardi was part of the Bloods street gang in her teenage years and has stated that she started gang banging at the age of sixteen.
She did go to the Renaissance High School For Musical Theater & Technology for a short time, but she got into stripping at the age of nineteen. It was the desire to escape poverty and an abusive relationship that drove the rap star to become a stripper.
She saw stripping as her only way out of her dire situation. Cardi B did use the money she earned as a stripper to re-enroll in school.
In 2016, Cardi B’s released her first mix-tape. In that same year, she was featured on the cover of Vibe Magazine in the Diva’s issue. The next year, she released her second mix-tape and signed with Atlantic Records.
Due to the fact that many of her videos went viral on Instagram, Cardi B fast became a social media star. She is also known for the VH1 reality television show “Love & Hip Hop New York.” It was here when cardi b net worth started to grow.
Cardi B Net Worth
It was the release of her 2017 hit “Bodak Yellow” that launched her rap career. Cardi earned Best New Artist and Best Female Hip Hop Artist nominations at the 2017 BET Awards.
As of 2019, Cardi B net worth is estimated to be around $8 million dollars.
In September 2017, Cardi topped the Billboard charts. In January, Cardi B net worth 2017 started out at $400,000 thousand and rose to be $1.5 million by the next month. In September of 2017, her earnings were estimated to be around said $4 million.
Working with top artists such as Bruno Mars, G Eazy, Migos, Selena Gomez, Nicki Minaj and others has helped cardi b net worth grow. With the success of her album and singles, Cardi B net worth 2018 is estimated to be $8 million.
There are many highlights in the rapper’s career. One is being part of the hit television series show “Love & Hip Hop: New York” in 2015. Also, she starred in the music video "Chapi Chapi" by Farruko and released the DVD “I Am: Cardi B.”
Her BET nominations for Best New Artist and Best Female rapper are also great standout moments in her career. Perhaps, the biggest highlight if her fast rise to fame is her number one hit single “Bodak Yellow” in 2017.
Cardi is also the first female rapper since Lauryn Hill to reach the top the Billboard chart and is just the 5th female rapper to reach the top spot in the history of the Billboard charts. One can only imagine what is cardi b net worth is going to look like in the coming years.