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

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

While Lauryn Hill did take house the honour as 1/three of the Fugees when the crew received Best 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 mentioned throughout the speech. “I’m not simply saying thanks as a result of she’s my daughter. It’s as a result of, you recognize, after I came upon I used to be pregnant, my album was not full, like three songs that I used to be for positive having. And then you recognize, you understand how it was, we was like, we now have to get this album executed 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. During the night time, Offset additionally teased the arrival of his personal solo undertaking, debuting a trailer on social media that included a snippet of Cardi B giving beginning to the couple's daughter, Kulture.