Cardi B has definitely grown over the past two years. From being an Instagram personality, to starring in Love & Hip Hop’s New York to performing at Hot 97 Summer Jam with Remy Ma, Young MA, and Lil Kim, to receiving a BET nomination, AND performing at the award show’s after party, to now signing a record deal with Atlantic Records; this Bronx native has defeated all the odds pitted against her.
Cardi B graces Faders.com Summer Music issue discussing her Atlantic Record deal. Cardi B explains as to why she decided to stay independent until Atlantic Record’s gave her an offer she could not refuse. Prior to Cardi B being signed to Atlantic Records she successfully released two mixtapes for free all extremely successful (Gangsta Bitch Music Vol 1 and Gangsta Bitch Music Vol 2). Cardi B also talks about the challenges of being independent which factored into her decision to take the plunge and sign with the mega record label. Cardi B definitely caught a lick!
Check out Cardi B’s video “Lick” featuring Offset