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7 Cardi B Facts You Should Know

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Cardi B is no doubt the hottest female rapper at the moment and some might argue that she’s hottest musician right now. Her smash single Bodak Yellow made her one of the most sought-after musicians in 2017 and the hype has carried over to 2018. There’s no denying her talent but people just love seeing Cardi win. She managed to rise to the top despite all the odds stacked against her and that has inspired many. Here’re 7 interesting facts you should know about her.

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1.The Bodak Yellow hit maker is 25 years old. She was born on October 21, 1992.

2. Cardi is currently in a relationship with Offset – a member of the Hip Hop super group Migos.

3. Her birth name is Belcalis Almanzar.

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4. The former stripper has had her boobs done. In an interview with DJ Vlad, Cardi revealed that she’s always been insecure about her boobs and after she started stripping – she became even more unconfident and that’s when she had them done.

5. She’s the second female Hip Hop artist to top the Billboard 100 after Lauryn Hill in 1998.

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6. Before her success, Cardi worked as a stripper for 4 years after being fired from her Job as a cashier.  She worked her way up to fancier clubs in Manhattan.

7. During her dancing days, she garnered a huge following on social media. That landed her a role on Love & Hip Hop: New York for 2 seasons.

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