What’s Cardi B’s net worth in 2018? Who could have thought being a reckless personality, putting hashtags with your life ambitions or just appearing as you are on Instagram or Facebook can make you a media sensation? Well, that’s what happened with Belacis Almanzar. She became an Internet sensation through her Instagram profile and “no filter attitude.” Wait, what? Belacis who, you ask? Well, then you are indeed not in touch with the world around you. Belacis is the maiden name of Cardi B, the eccentric yet exceptionally talented ‘Bodak Yellow’ hit-maker! Starting her journey with 7 million followers on Instagram, today she is a famous rapper, singer, and songwriter and has a fan base of over 23 million!
Every successful celebrity has a story to share- of how they reached the position that the world knows them to be in. How she reached the peaks? Where was she before rising as a celebrity? What has she secured as net worth? Let’s probe into it to find an answer to all these questions.
Biography & Wiki
Belacis Almanzar was born on 11 October 1992, in New York City to a Dominican father and a Trinidadian mother. Raised in the Highbridge neighborhood of South Bronx, she spent much of her childhood at her paternal grandmother’s house in Washington Heights. Cardi B, as a teenager, was a rough girl as you all can surmise from her harsh attitude in raps and songs today. She was a gang member of the “Bloods” till the age of 16. She did her schooling from Renaissance High School for Musical theatre & Technology.
Cardi B turned to stripping at the age of 19. Before being a stripper, she worked at a supermarket in Lower Manhattan. She once recalled that she had to join a strip club to escape from domestic violence, poverty and an abusive relationship at that time. Well, according to her, stripping was a positive turn to her life, as because of that she could change her dire situation and go back to school.
Cardi B is a somewhat religious person having belief in Christianity. As of her relationships, she dated American rapper, Offset in 2017, and it was a blessing for her, as they both got engaged after a beautiful proposal by Offset in a concert on October 27. Cardi B declared that she is pregnant on April 7, 2018.
Cardi B started her journey by joining the VH1 reality TV series, “Love & Hip Hop: New York” in 2015. She left the show a year later and turned towards music. She made her first musical debut single, “Boom Boom” in November 2015. Along with it, in December, she released another music video with the song, “Cheap Ass Weave.” After the awesome beginning, Cardi has given so many hits that it is hard to count. From the year 2015 to date, she has been releasing mixtapes, singles and many other countless albums thereby, efficaciously widening her extent to the world of fame. She was featured on the cover of Vibe Magazine post her meteoric rise to world recognition. Her series of mixtapes “Gangsta Bitch Music Vol. 1&2” came in 2016 and 2017, respectively, securing applauds. In the year 2017, she also partnered with MAC cosmetics for the New York Fashion Week. Her “Bodak Yellow” had been on the top two of the US Billboard Hot 100 chart. She is the first female to secure a place in the Hot R&B/ Hip-hop singles chart and has had three entries in top 10 of the Hot 100. Her recent album, “Invasion of Privacy” was launched in April 2018.
On Awards & Achievement: Cardi B’s first two nominations came in the 2017 BET Awards. She also received two nominations at the 60th Grammy Awards for “Bodak Yellow.” Further, she bagged two iHeartRadio Music Awards on March 11, 2018.
Salary, Net Worth & Earnings of Cardi B
Cardi B has a net worth of about $5 million and earns $1.5 to $2 million per year, thanks to her rising career as a musician. She has bought a Cadillac recently worth $100,000. As of her car collection, she owns only two luxury cars; one is a Cadillac and another a Mercedes Benz. Further, she holds a house worth $900,000.
5 Fascinating Facts You Need To Know About Cardi B
Living in the 21st century, we are well aware of the humongous potential of the internet and today there is no dearth of internet-bred stars who have risen to unprecedented fame and success in the past decade or two alone. Cardi B is one such person who emerged on the rap scene with the internet at her back but managed to reach the pinnacle of success with sheer talent. Quite active on social media, Cardi believes in sharing her life with her fans, who in turn, are well aware of a lot of interesting facts about her life. For the uninitiated, however, we have brought 5 facts that are sure to surprise you!
• Her professional name, “Cardi B” is inspired from the rum, “BaCardi” and was given to her by her parents.
• Her acclaimed debut, “Bodak Yellow” is inspired from the name of the rapper, ‘Kodak Black.’
• She was a victim of domestic violence and has openly shared her story with her fans.
• She is frank about her cosmetic surgeries as well and doesn’t believe in keeping it a secret.
• She was a stripper before being famous, a profession about which she feels proud.
One can learn from Cardi B in terms of how you have to put in extra efforts every day to become and live your dreams. You have to grow in every aspect of your personality to gain control over the hurdles life throws your way. After all, life is worth living, if you play your cards right!