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

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

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

“I wish 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 came upon I used to be pregnant, my album was not full, like three songs that I used to be for certain having. And then you realize, you understand how it was, we was like, we now have to get this album performed so I may nonetheless do movies whereas I’m nonetheless not exhibiting. And it was very lengthy nights.”

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