Cardi B Net Worth 2018: Songs, Album, Age and Fiance

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Net Worth: $4 million
Age: 25
Full name: Belcalis Marlenis Almanzar
Born: 11 October, 1992
Country of Origin: United States of America
Occupation: Rapper, Actress
Last Updated: 2018

 

Cardi B’s net worth has an estimated $4 million, according to Celebrity Net Worth in 2018.

Though she has been in the rap and reality TV scene for a few years, it wasn’t until her single “Bodak Yellow” hit airwaves that she made it big.

Fame and financial success haven’t quieted the rapper’s opinions.

She’s outspoken on her feelings about politics and other issues and he fans love her for it.

Here’s what you need to know about Cardi B’s net worth and growing fame.

Cardi B’s Early Life

Cardi B grew up in the Bronx with the Dominican father and Trinidadian mother.

She was allegedly part of a gang, and later joined the Bloods.

After working at a grocery store in the Bronx, she became a stripper at age 19.

She dropped out of content and started creating viral online post about her life as a stripper.

She quickly racked up 100,000 followers.

Today, they have amounted to 2.3 million which helped her catch the attention of the “Love and Hip Hop” producers.

After making her earnings from stripping, she went back to school at the Borough of Manhattan Community College, but never finished her studies.

She claims that stripping pulled her out of a disturbed relationship and made her confident.

The manager of Club Lust, where Cardi B worked, said she put a lot of effort into her.

“She put a lot of time and efforts into these elaborate outfits, which were always dazzling, bright colors-erratic in a good way, he said.

On some nights, she made up to $2000.

In an interview with Rolling stone, she said: “A lot of people wonder, why would anyone want to be a dancer? Because there’s money!”

She also talked about her background with the Guardian, where she said she’s proud of her past “Would people feel some type of way if I was a cashier-turned-rapper?” she said.

“People want me to be so full of shame that I used to dance.

I would never be ashamed of it. The truth is I made a lot of money

I had a good time and it showed me a lot- it made me open my eyes about how people are, how men are, about hunger and passion and ambition.”

Cardi B’s Age

A lot of questions have been raised about Cardi B’s age.

The truth remains that Cardi B born 11 October, 1992 will be 26 by October.

Cardi B’s Musical Career

Cardi B made her musical debut in November 2015, when, along with Jamaican dancehall singer Popcaan, she remixed Shaggy’s single “Boom Boom.”

Her video debut came in “Cheap Ass Weave,” which was, as VH1 said, “legit about cheap ass weaves.”

Her first full-length mix tape, “Gangsta Bitch Music Vol. 1,” launched in March 7, 2017, she signed a multi-million dollar record deal with Atlantic Records.

Her album ‘Invasion of Privacy ‘debuted at number one on the billboard 200 chart in April 2018.

That made the “second largest week of 2018, and the biggest streaming week ever for an album by a woman, “according to Billboard.

The album earned 255,000 equivalent album units in its first week.

In addition to “Bodak Yellow,” she has four other top 10 hits, including “finnesse” with Bruno Mars, “No limit” with G-Easy A$AP Rocky, “Motor sport,” and “I like it” Bad Bunny and J Balvin.

Cardi B’s Bodak Yellow

Bodak yellow is a song which was released by Cardi B in 2017. The song was released by Atlantic records as a single.

This single which came off her debut album “Invasion of Privacy” was inspired by Kodak Black’s song “No Flockin”.

Cardi B became the first female rapper to lead the charts in US Billboard Hot 100 for three consecutive weeks.

This is more amazing because she did it with a single. The music video for this song was shot in Dubai.

Bodak Yellow received an award as the single of the year in 2017 BET Hip Hop Awards.

The song was also nominated for Best Rap Performance and Best Rap Song at the 60th Grammy Awards.

When the producer of the song recalled his experience, he said he was intimidated by her focus and work-ethic.

The song has been applauded and criticized by many.

USA Today wrote, “The track’s name is a reference to the Florida rapper Kodak Black, borrowing the amazing and great cadences he used on his minor hit ‘No Flockin’. However, But ‘Bodak Yellow’ is no rip-off, and unlike so many other social media celebrities whose musical endeavors came and went, Cardi is a natural.”

The music video which was shot in Dubai depicted Cardi B holding a cheetah and also riding a camel.

There were many nominations this video received such as; BET Hip Hop Awards and iHeartRadio Music Awards.

As of July 2018, the video has on different occasions been viewed over 610 million times on YouTube.

Cardi B’s Bodak Yellow Performances

Cardi B has performed this song on a grave number of occasions.

She has performed at the Wendy Williams show, the OVO fest and pre-show for the 2017 MTV Video Music Awards.

There were also other performances by her at twelfth annual BET Hip Hop Awards and on Saturday Night Live.

The song has been remixed twice with the first version featuring Dominican hip hop recording artist Messiah.

Cardi B released the second remix alongside Florida-based rapper Kodak Black in September, 2017.

Cardi B’s Bartier Cardi

Bartier Cardi is a song recorded by Cardi B off her debut album “Invasion of Privacy”.

The track featured American rapper 21 Savage and it was released in December 2017 as a single.

This amazing song “Bartier Cardi” was written and two outstanding performers and producers “30 Roc and Cheeze Beatz”.

Jon Caramanica in The New York Times gave a description. He said “sinister, greasy number full of quick-tongued rapping”, featuring a “charmingly snarling verse” from 21 Savage while Sidney Madden of NPR opined, for its “fairly simple rhyme scheme” it is “perfect” for fans to “belt out in the club”.

The video of the track was directed by Petra Collins and the video premiered in April.

There was a guest appearance in the video by her fiancé Offset.

There was a snippet in the track which depicted her performance alongside Bruno Mars at the Grammy awards.

Cardi B’s Invasion of Privacy

Invasion of privacy is Cardi B’s debut album which was launched on 5th April, 2018 by Atlantic Records.

The album features a host of songs which gave Cardi high ratings such as “Be Careful”, “Bodak Yellow”, “Bartier Cardi” featuring 21 Savage, I Like It” with Bad Bunny and J Balvin,” and “Ring” featuring Kehlani.

A host of producers gathered to create the sounds for these hit tracks.

Some of these producers include; , Cheeze Beatz, Craig Kallman, Cubeatz, DJ Mustard, 30 Roc, Allen Ritter, Andrew Watt, Ayo, J. White, Keyz, Klenard Raphael,  The Beat Bully, Benny Blanco, , DJ SwanQo, Frank Dukes, Invincible, Murda Beatz, Boi-1da and Cassius JayDJ Official.

It debuted and ranked on the US Billboard 200.

Cardi B’s Songs

This amazing female rapper/musician has released a hot of tracks which include;

  • I Like It
  • Bodak Yellow
  • Be Careful
  • MotorSport
  • Drip
  • Bartier Cardi
  • Invasion of Privacy · 2018
  • Thru Your Phone
  • I Do
  • Get Up 10
  • Ring
  • Bickenhead
  • Best Life
  • She Bad
  • Money Bag
  • Washpoppin
  • Foreva
  • Red Barz
  • Lick
  • Pull Up
  • Um Yea
  • Bronx Season
  • Leave That Bitch Alone
  • Cheap Ass Weave
  • On Fleek
  • Intro
  • Trust Issues
  • Sauce Boyz
  • Hectic
  • Back It Up
  • Rollin
  • Selfish
  • Lit Thot

Cardi B’s New Songs

Did she ever say she was stopping any time soon? No she didn’t.

However, Cardi B has released a lot of new songs streaming from her album “Invasion of Privacy”.

These songs which are her newest songs or most recent tracks are;

  • I Like It
  • Bodak Yellow
  • Be Careful
  • MotorSport
  • Drip
  • Bartier Cardi
  • Invasion of Privacy · 2018
  • Thru Your Phone
  • I Do
  • Get Up 10
  • Ring
  • Bickenhead
  • Best Life
  • She Bad
  • Money Bag

She is set to release more songs as she plans on doing a lot of collaborations.

Cardi B’s Awards and Nominations

She and Bruno Mars performed “finesse” at the 2018 Grammy’s Awards event.

At the award ceremony, Cardi B was nominated for the Best Song and Best Rap Performance for “Bodak Yellow.”

Cardi B after receiving an award
Cardi B after receiving an award

When the news about her nomination in the BET Awards 2017 in the Best New Artist and Best Female Hip-Hop Artist categories came out, Cardi B had just gotten out of the shower and was wearing a yellow towel and appeared live on instagram, thanking her fans and the judges for selecting her.

How much does Cardi B Make?

It’s not clear exactly how much Cardi B makes from performances, but it’s estimated to be around $100,000, per show.

She was paid $170,000, for her Coachella performance.

Her former manager, Klenord “Shaft Raphael, is currently suing her $10 million, saying Cardi B “froze him out” of her career.

He said he was responsible of putting her in touch with songwriters and producers that helped her fame.

Cardi B’s TV Appearances

Cardi B became famous by sharing her as a stripper on instagram, which led to a spot on the reality TV show, “Love and Hip Hop: New York.”

She joined the cast in 2015 in season six, and became a fan favorite for her outspoken attitude and her rocky relationship with her fiancé, who was in jail during season six and seven.

It is unclear exactly how much Cardi B made from her role on the show.

She also appeared in” Uncommon sense with Charlamagne” and with Khloe Kardashian on “Kocktails with Khloe.”

In 2016, BET cast her in the series “Being MaryJane.”

Her character ‘Mercedes’ was described as a “round-the-way beauty with a big weave, big boobs and a big booty to match her oversized, ratchet personality.”

Cardi B Partnerships/Endorsements

Aside from television and music, Cardi B has a partnership with Steve Madden.

Her curated shoe and sunglasses collection with the brand is meant to be affordable for fans.

There are sunglasses for around $35 and boots in the $200 range.

She also reportedly helped sell Christian Louboutin shoes with her line in “Bodak Yellow” saying, “These expensive, there is red bottoms, these is bloody shoes.”

Searches for the shoes spiked 217% after the song was released.

Cardi B and her fiance Offset

Cardi B doesn’t have a driver’s license, but she has a pretty nice car.

She paid $240,000 for an Orange Bentley Bentayga, which she posted on Instagram.

Subsequently, she also said, “I don’t know how to drive but how do you expect me to know how to drive when I took the train my whole life?”

On her fiancé Offset’s 26th birthday, Cardi B gifted him a $300,000 Rolls Royce and a diamond encrusted Rolex.

Speaking of future cars she might own, she has said, “You want to know something? I think I want a Lamborghini truck.

I need a baby car, even though I don’t drive.”

She and Offset are engaged and expecting a baby in July 2018.

Cardi B’s Political Views

Throughout her career, from stripping to rapping, Cardi B has been vocal about her opinions.

Lately, she’s taken her voice to political issues.

In response to President Trump suggesting that teachers should be armed, she said on Instagram:

“Imagine an old ass female teacher bussing a burner. This man really out his mind. America must be entertainment to other countries.”

Cardi B The rapper
Cardi B The rapper

In March 2016, she posted a message to her fans on Twitter warning about Trump’s views on immigration and urging her fans to vote for Bernie Sanders.

At the 60th Grammy awards, when she was asked to read out an excerpt from the book “Fire and Fury” by Michael Wolff as a skit in the show, she said: “Why am I even reading this s–t? I can’t believe this. I can’t believe — this is how he really lives his life?”

Cardi B’s fans have encouraged her to run for president.

In response, she made a joke announcement and said she would ask ISIS to “such a d-k”

She also called President Franklin Roosevelt the real ‘Make America Great Again’ man.

Cardi B has the same birthday as Eleanor Roosevelt, and admires the first lady for her for the humanitarian causes and advocacy for the African American community.

When Trump calling El Salvador, Haiti, and other nations “s–t hole countries”, Cardi took to twitter and said, “Trump is so disgusting.

I hate him so much. I am starting to hate him with a f—–g passion.”

Cardi B’s Rants

This tax season, she also demanded to know where her money was going.

“What ya doing with my fucking money?” she asked the IRS in an Instagram video.

“I want to know what you’re doing with my tax money because I’m from New York and the streets is always dirty.

We were voted the dirtiest city in America. What is y’all doing?”

She’s pledged to be a role model for her future child and for little girls who look up to her.

“I realized, after Halloween, a lot of little girls, they be looking up to me.

They love me, and I’m thinking to myself, like, ‘Yo, I really need to be a better example,” she said in an Instagram video.

I’m gonna change for you, little girls, because I deadass love ya.”

Cardi B’s Net Worth 2018

Cardi B has stormed the airwaves as one great rapper and actress.

After the release of “Bodak Yellow” she came into limelight and has since received awards and nominations.

Her appearance on TV series have also helped in a great way.

Cardi B has an estimated net worth of $4 million in 2018. This is however expected to rise.

 

Conclusion

Cardi B remains an amazing female rapper we’ve seen apart from the legendry Nicki Minaj.

We expect to see more of her performances and hit tracks.

For latest news on celebrity net worth and other events, we’re sure to keep you updated.

 

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