Full Name: Belcalis Almanzar
Why Famous: Cardi B initially became famous through the internet, particularly a series of videos that became popular on the apps Vine and Instagram.
Since then she has had a number of #1 singles, including "Bodak Yellow", "I Like It" and "Girls Like You". With this she broke several records, and became the first female rapper to get multiple #1 singles atop the Billboard chart.
Her debut Invasion of Privacy (2008) reached #1 on the charts and earned her a Grammy Award for Best Rap Album.
- 2018-07-03 Cardi B becomes first female rapper to get two number one US Billboard hits, with "I Like It" with Bad Bunny and J Balvin
- 2018-09-07 Rappers Cardi B and Nicki Minaj come to physical blows at a New York Fashion event
- 2020-08-07 Cardi B releases single "WAP", featuring Megan Thee Stallion, debuts at No. 1 on Billboard Hot 100