Cardi B made her debut in the music industry as a rapper back in 2015. She has not been in the game for even 10 years properly and has already accumulated a net worth of millions. Daughter of a taxi driver and cashier, she has had a very interesting journey from rags to riches. Not only is she one of the richest female rappers, but but also holds many music records in her name. This article provides details about Cardi B net worth 2024, early life, career achievements and much more.
Cardi B Net Worth 2024
|Actress, rapper, songwriter
|80 million US dollar (est.)
Cardi B Personal Life
Belcalis Marlenis Almánzar was born on October 11, 1992 in Washington Heights, Manhattan, to Clara Almánzar and Carlos Alman. Her father was a taxi driver from the Dominican Republic and her mother was a cashier for Trinidad. She has a younger sister. Her stage name ‘Cardi B’ is derived from the rum brand Bacardi, which was formerly her nickname.
Cardi B began dating rapper Offset in starting 2017 and they became engaged in October. However, a marriage license revealing their secret marriage in September 2017 was found by TMZ in June 2018. This was later confirmed by the rapper. The couple has been on and off for some time in their relationship but is still growing strong. The couple has a daughter and a son together.
|Belcalis Marlenis Almánzar
|Rapper, songwriter, actress
|2015 – present
|Date of birth
|October 11, 1992
|Place of birth
|New York City, US
|Offset (2017 – present)
|No. of children
|Clara Almánzar (mother), Carlos Alman (father)
Cardi B’s Hardships & Achievements
Cardi B worked at a deli in Tribeca when she was just a teen and later became a dancer at a strip club to escape poverty and domestic violence. According to her, becoming a stripper was positive for her life and was her only way to earn enough money to escape the situation and get an education. She began to gain publicity after her videos started spreading on social media, Vine and Instagram.
Cardi B has won one Grammy Award, eight Billboard Music Awards, six Guinness World Records, six American Music Awards, four MTV Video Music Awards, six BET Awards and fourteen BET Hip Hop Awards. Let us check out other awards and honors received by the rapper.
- In 2018, she was included in Time’s annual list of the 100 most influential people in the world.
- Cardi B is the first female rapper to win the ASCAP award for Songwriter of the Year award and the first one to win the award twice.
- She is also the first female rapper to be named Woman of the Year at the Billboard Women in Music Awards.
- Cardi B has the most Billboard Hot 100 number one singles (5) for a female rapper.
- Of all female rappers, Cardi B has the most Diamond-certified songs by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA).
- She has achieved the best-performing song of the year by a female artist in the US thrice, the first act to do so this century.
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Filmography & TV Shows
An astounding songwriter and rapper, Cardi B has also appeared in quite some television shows and movies. A list of her filmography is provided below.
- Love & Hip Hop: New York (2015–2017)
- Being Mary Jane (2017)
- Hip Hop Squares (2017)
- Saturday Night Live (2018)
- The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (2018)
- Untold Stories of Hip Hop (2019)
- Rhythm + Flow (2019)
- Cardi Tries (2020–present)
- Hustlers (2019)
- F9 (2021)
- Fast X (2023)
Cardi B & Controversies
Cardi B is not new to controversies and first sparked it when she threw her high heels in an attempt to attack fellow rapper Nicki Minaj. She also alleged Minaj of liking an Instagram photograph that spoke lowly of her abilities as a mother. Again she was in news over her song ‘Girls’ and was accused of trivializing LGBT relationships through her featured verse in the song.
Again in 2019, her Instagram livestream from 2016 resurfaced where B was claiming that she had drugged and robbed men in the past. Clarifying on this, Cardi stated that the said men she was talking about were totally conscious, willing and aware. She also said that she only did it because at that time she had very limited options to survive.
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Frequently Asked Questions
$80 million (approx)
It is expected to be around $80 million.
Estimated around $28 million.