Cardi B Is First Solo Girl To Win Grammy For Greatest Rap Album

Cardi makes historical past.

Sunday evening, Cardi B turned the primary girl to win the award for Greatest Rap Album when she took dwelling the honour on the 61st annual Grammy Awards ceremonies. She was joined onstage by Offset as she accepted the trophy for her Invasion PRivacy debut.

Whereas Lauryn Hill did take dwelling the honour as 1/three the Fugees when the crew received Greatest Rap Album in 1997, Cardi makes historical past as the primary girl to take action in a solo capability.

“I need to thank my daughter,” she stated through the speech. “I’m not simply saying thanks as a result of she’s my daughter. It’s as a result of, you realize, once I discovered I used to be pregnant, my album was not full, like three songs that I used to be for certain having. After which you realize, you understand how it was, we was like, we’ve got to get this album completed so I may nonetheless do movies whereas I’m nonetheless not displaying. 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. Throughout the evening, Offset additionally teased the arrival his personal solo mission, debuting a trailer on social media that included a snippet Cardi B giving delivery to the couple’s daughter, Kulture.