Belcalis Marlenis Almánzar popularly known as Cardi B is an American rapper born on 11th October 1992 with an estimated net worth of $40 million. She grew up in New York City and from 2015 to 2017 had her breakthrough by being popular on popular social media networks Instagram and Vine. Cardi B is a Grammy award winner, eight times Billboard Music Award winner, an achievement in Guinness World Records, etc. Now, let’s dig deep into her life.
Full Profile of Cardi B
Cardi B Net worth: Estimated to be around $40 million
Real Name: Belcalis Marlenis Almánzar
Popular Name: Cardi B
Birth Date: 11th October 1992
Birth Place: New York
Age: 29 Years Old in 2021
Birth Nation: United States
Occupation: Actress, Rapper, Producer, TV Personality, Song Writer, Internet Celebrity, etc
Education: Borough of Manhattan Community College
Siblings: 7 siblings
Marital Status: Married to Offset
Children: Two children with Offset.
Top Achievements of Cardi B
- Real name is Belcalis Marlenis Almánzar
- She has more #1 singles than any other female rapper
- Holds the record for female artist with most simultaneous singles on the Billboard Hot 100
- Holds the record for most first-week Apple plays for a female artist (100 million)
- Her engagement ring cost $550,000
- Reportedly makes millions per year from OnlyFans
- Was paid $170k for her Coachella performance, then spent $300k on production for the performance
- Has over 100 million followers on Instagram
- Has more than 6 billion Youtube streams
- Has 35 million monthly listeners on Spotify
Cardi B Music Career and How She Is Doing Now
Cardi’s first music journey started in November 2015 after been featured on Shaggy’s “Boom Boom” remix with Jamaican dancehall singer Poncaan. She then went ahead to release her first music video in December 2015 with “Cheap Ass Weave”. With much hard work, Cardi B finally had her breakthrough in 2017 after signing a record contract with Atlantic Records.
Cardi B then dropped her second mixtape “Gangsta Bitch Music, Vol. 2” (Jan. 2017). She was nominated for Best New Artist and Best Female Hip-Hop Artist that same year but failed to win any of the categories. With much work and dedication, Cardi B went ahead to release her first commercial single on June 16th, 2017 titled “Bodak Yellow”. This time, things went well for her, and for the first time, climbed to the very first position on Billboard Hot 100. She then became the very first female artist to achieve this with a solo track.
Cardi B’s debut studio album “Invasion of Privacy” released in April 2018 went ahead to hit number one in the United States. She then became the first female artist to chart 13 entries simultaneously on the Billboard Hot 100, as every song off the album entered the April 21 chart. Her album, “Invasion of Privacy” was named by both Time and Rolling Stone magazine as the album of the year and went ahead to include Cardi B on their annual list of 100 most influential people in the world in 2018.
Cardi B other Career Journey
Cardi B is not only into music but an actress too. From 2015 to date, she starred in several movies. Some of the movies are Love & Hip Hop: New York (2015 -2017), Uncommon Sense with Charlamagne (2015), Hip Hop Squares (2017), Hustlers (2019), Fast & Furious 10, F9 (2021), etc.
Cardi B had her first endorsement deal in her 2016 campaign with the New York lingerie chain Romantic Depot. Her video ads for the brand appeared on radio and cable TV. She also had other partnerships with MAC Cosmetics, Gypsy Sport, Reebok, and Pepsi. In November 2018 she released a clothing collection with fast fashion clothing brand Fashion Nova.
Cardi B Personal Life and Marriage
As a celebrity, there is nothing like privacy as your life becomes a topic for the public. Cardi B publicly declared her relationship with rapper Offset and secretly married in September 2017. In 2021, Cardi B welcomed her second child with Offset after their first daughter in 2018. Cardi B and Offset were set to be divorced in 2020 however the case has been dismissed as the couple is still together.
Cardi B Net Worth
Cardi B started with a net worth of around $400k in 2016 and rose to $22 million in 2019. Currently, Cardi B’s net worth is around $40 million.