Cardi B was so overwhelmed that her debut album ‘Invasion of Privateness’ gained the Grammy for ‘Finest Rap Album,’ she may barely converse! Watch her touching speech right here, sprinkled along with her trademark jokes.
It was night time for Cardi B. After dominating the 2019 Grammys stage along with her efficiency of “Cash,” the 26-year-old rapper was in for a pleasing shock — she gained the coveted “Finest Rap Album” award for her debut album Invasion of Privateness on Feb. 10! Nipsey Hussle, Pusha T, Travis Scott and the late Mac Miller have been additionally up for the consideration. Cardi was so shocked when she took the stage, she turned to husband Offset (yup, they’ve reunited!) and mentioned, “Babe, I can’t breathe…whew, chile.”
In fact, Cardi needed to get in a one-liner that nobody else may pull off on the Grammys: “Oh, the nerves are so dangerous. Possibly I want to start out smoking weed!” The viewers at Los Angeles’ Staples Middle burst into stunned laughter, per common. All jokes apart, Cardi dived right into a heartfelt speech about pushing by means of along with her album whereas nonetheless pregnant. Her most touching thanks was devoted to her and Offset’s 7-month-old daughter Kulture Kiari Cephus. “I wish to thank my daughter — I’m not simply saying thanks as a result of she’s my daughter as a result of you understand, after I came upon I used to be pregnant my album was not but full…we was like we now have to get the album completed and shoot these movies whereas I’m nonetheless not exhibiting.” Severely, you might want to watch her on the podium beneath.
Not solely is that this an impressive accomplishment for a debut artist, however Cardi set the primary milestone of its type. Sunday night time’s win made her the primary solo feminine rapper to win “Finest Rap Album,” and understandably, Twitter is flipping out. “@iamcardib DESERVED her win!!! PERIODT! I’m so proud!!!
#bardigang,” one fan tweeted. We knew this was going to be an enormous night time for the “Bodak Yellow” rapper when she first stepped onto the crimson carpet in that classic and oyster-themed Thierry Mugler robe — this girl takes dangers and is rewarded for them.
See Cardi tear up on the mic within the clips above! And take a look at HollywoodLife’s gallery above for extra 2019 Grammy Awards highlights.