Cardi B Is First Solo Woman To Win Grammy For Best Rap Album

Cardi B Is First Solo Woman To Win Grammy For Best Rap Album


Sunday evening, Cardi B grew to become the primary girl to win the award for Best Rap Album when she took house the distinction on the 61st annual Grammy Awards ceremonies. She was joined onstage by Offset as she accepted the trophy for her Invasion of PRivacy debut.

While Lauryn Hill did take house the distinction as 1/three of the Fugees when the crew gained Best Rap Album in 1997, Cardi makes historical past as the primary girl to take action in a solo capability.

“I wish to thank my daughter,” she stated throughout the speech. “I’m not simply saying thanks as a result of she’s my daughter. It’s as a result of, you understand, once I came upon I used to be pregnant, my album was not full, like three songs that I used to be for positive having. And then you understand, you understand how it was, we was like, we’ve got to get this album finished so I might nonetheless do movies whereas I’m nonetheless not exhibiting. And it was very lengthy nights.”

Cardi was up in opposition to some formidable competitors together with Nipsey Hussle, Pusha T, Travis Scott, and the late Mac Miller. During the evening, Offset additionally teased the arrival of his personal solo challenge, debuting a trailer on social media that included a snippet of Cardi B giving start to the couple’s daughter, Kulture.