Cardi B made historical past as the primary feminine solo rap artist to win Best Rap Album on the Grammys. The Bronx sensation’s Invasion Of Privacy was up in opposition to some formidable competitors: Pusha T‘s Daytona, Nipsey Hussle‘s Victory Lap, Travis Scott‘s Astroworld, and the late-Mac Miller‘s Swimming. Cardi shared an emotional thanks on stage with Offset by her aspect. She continued to present thanks and reward backstage in a video posted to Instagram the place she devoted her win to the Mac.
Reports in late January claimed Mac Miller’s mother and father had been rooting for Cardi B to win Best Rap Album if their son did not take the award dwelling posthumously. After catching wind the feedback, Cardi B made positive to indicate like to the late rapper and his household for his or her help.
“I learn an article that Mac Miller household stated that if he do not win, they need me to win so I am sharing this Grammy with you motherfucker!! Rest in peace!” She stated.
She posted a screenshot the article with the caption, “WE WON A FUCKIN GRAMMY.”
Mac’s loss to Cardi B had Ariana Grande feeling some kind means final night time. In since-deleted tweets, Grande expressed how she thought Mac’s loss was “trash” and “literal bullshit” earlier than clarifying that the tweets had “nothing to do” with Cardi B. She replied to a fan’s tweet over the Grammys choice to present the award to Cardi after inviting Mac’s mother and father to the occasion. “this. that is what i meant. karen was gonna have a inexperienced swimsuit made,” she wrote.
She later confirmed like to Cardi B within the remark part her publish about Mac by dropping three black coronary heart emojis within the feedback.