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Belcalis Marlenis Almánzar, better known by her stage name Cardi B, is an American rapper, songwriter, television personality, and actress. Born on 11th October 1992, this 29 years old singer/rapper has earned her fortune through her music and television career. In an interview, she stated – “I’m not a little girl with no dream. But I’m a grown woman with a business.” She is known for her chart-topping single “Bodak Yellow” and her role in the reality television series Love & Hip Hop: New York.
Cardi B’s Family and her early life:
Cardi B is born in Washington Heights – Manhattan on Oct 11th, 1992. Her mother (Clara Almánzar) is Trinidadian, and her father (Carlos Almanzar) is Dominican. She was very vocal about her parents, who really took small jobs to bring up Cardi B and her siblings in their early days. Her dad worked as a taxi driver and her mom as a cashier in a small supermarket for a living.
Belcalis Marlenis Almánzar got her stage name as “Cardi B”, from a rum brand name Bacardi, which she had previously gone by as a nickname. She attended schooling at Renaissance High School for Musical Theater & Technology, and before dropping out of her education she went to Borough of Manhattan Community College.
During her teenage, Cardi B used to work at “Amish deli”, a supermarket near her house. Later she worked as a strip dancer, in a club across the street. Though Cardi B was positive about her job as a street stripper, she said her mom was not happy. And she lied about a “Babysitting” job at that time. She also added, a stripping job actually helped her to overcome poverty and her education cost.
Cardi B’s Wiki:
|Full Name/ Real Name||Belcalis Marlenis Almánzar|
|Birth Date||11th October 1992|
|Birth Place||Washington Heights – Manhattan|
|Present Age||29 Years|
|Parents||Mother – Clara Almánzar Father – Carlos Almanzar|
|Siblings||Younger sister – Hennessy Carolina|
|Spouse||Offset (Kiari Kendrell Cephus)|
|Children||Daughter – Kulture Kiari Cephus Son – Wave Set Cephus|
|Schooling||Renaissance High School, Herbert H. Lehman High School|
|Graduation||Borough of Manhattan Community College(Dropped out)|
|Occupation||Singer, Rapper, Composer, Song writer|
|Years active||2015 to present|
|Residence location||Atlanta, Georgia|
|Net worth||$40 million|
|The social media fan base||Instagram – 100 million followers Youtube streams – 6 billion followers TikTok – 10 million fans Spotify listeners – 35+ million monthly|
Cardi B – Beginning of her Career:
She first gained media attention in 2015 with her appearances on the VH1, a reality television series – Love & Hip Hop: New York. Initially, she debuted in the sixth season, where she was described as a “Rising star” by viewers. Later she was cast for the seventh season as well, which gained her popularity and stardom, said: “To the New York Times”.
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Cardi B’s Net Worth and other assets:
Cardi B has recorded a net worth of $40 million and assets totaling $45 million as of 2022, which is more than her husband’s. Over several years, there is a significant increase in Cardi’s anticipated net worth.
Her estimated net worth was $400,000 in January 2016; by February 2017, it had risen to $1.5 million. In 2018 and 2019, her net worth was $8 million and $12 million respectively. In only the two years between 2018 and 2019, she earned an unbelievable $28 million before taxes. Which is now raised to 40$ million from $28 million in 2020.
|Cardi B’s Net Worth||$40 million|
|Cardi B’s Husband’s Net Worth||$30 million|
|Main income source||Rapper and Singer|
|Estimated monthly income||$0.5 Million|
|Other income sources||Social media fan pages|
|Assets||Mansion at Buckhead – $10 million Several car collections including – Mercedes, BMW, Range Rover, Audi|
Cardi B’s Career in Music:
She wanted to pursue her career in music; in 2015 she made her music debut on “Boom Boom” and music video debut on “Cheap Ass Weave”. In 2016 she released her debut studio album, First volume of Gangsta Bitch Music. Along with other KSR Group artists, HoodCelebrity, SwiftOnDemand, Cashflow Harlem, and Josh X, she was featured on the 2016 compilation album “Underestimated: The Album,”. She also maintained her popularity during this time by making appearances on programs like Khloe Kardashian’s “Kocktails with Khloe” and “Uncommon Sense with Charlamagne.”
Cardi B released her second volume of Gangsta Bitch in 2017. By this time she gained enough popularity as a singer and composer, and got nominated for “Best new artist”, and “Best Hip-Hop artist”.
She rose to prominence the following year with the release of her single debut “Bodak Yellow”. And in order to promote her work, she performed her single debut on “Jimmy Kimmel Live” and “The Wendy Williams Show”. Gradually her single debut started topping the chart.
Cardi B became the first female rapper to achieve a top placement on the Billboard Hot 100 list with “Bodak Yellow” on September 25, 2017, after the song spent several months climbing the charts. With this, Cardi B was the first individual of Dominican descent to reach the Hot 100 list since 1958, when it was launched.
Cardi B’s Achievements and Awards:
Cardi B has won several awards in her career as a singer/rapper and composer. She is been nominated and won in different categories, that includes – Favorite Artist — Rap/Hip Hop, Favorite Song — Soul/R&B, Favorite Song — Rap/Hip Hop, Song of the Year, Winning Songs, Winning Rap Songs, Songwriter of the Year, Best Female Hip-Hop Artist, Best Collaboration, Made-You-Look Award (Best Hip-Hop Style), Best Mixtape, Hustler of the Year and many more.
A list of a few prominent awards is as below,
|Award Name||Total Wins||Year Won|
|American Music Awards||6||3 in 2018, 3 in 2019,2020,2021|
|Billboard Music Awards||8||2 in 2020, 6 in 2019|
|BET Awards||6||2 in 2018, 2 in 2019, 2 in 2021|
|BET Hip Hop Awards||14||5 in 2017, 4 in 2018, 2 in 2019, 3 in 2021|
|iHeartRadio Music Awards||4||2 in 2018, 2 in 2019|
|MTV Europe Music Awards||2||1 in 2018, 1 in 2020|
|MTV Video Music Awards||4||3 in 2018, 1 in 2019|
|Soul Train Music Awards||4||1 in 2017, 2 in 2018, 1 in 2020|
For the first time ever, a female rapper, Cardi B, got the ASCAP Songwriter of the Year award in 2019. Also she earned six Guinness World records in her career. And at the Billboard Music Awards, BET Hip Hop Awards, iHeartRadio Music Awards, and Guinness World Records, she has received more awards than any other female rapper.
Cardi B has been praised for her independence and success as a female rapper in a male-dominated industry. She has also been outspoken about political and social issues and has used her platform to raise awareness about police brutality, immigration, and other topics.
She is one of the most popular rappers in the world now, and her story is one of determination and success. She is an inspiration to many, and her music is sure to continue to entertain and inspire fans for years to come.