Cardi B Defends Grammy Win Following Backlash: ‘I F—ing Worked My Ass Off’


After making historical past as the primary girl to win finest rap album on the Grammys, Cardi B ought to've been capable of get pleasure from top-of-the-line nights in her 26 years of life. With all of the love pouring in, naturally, the haters multiplied in her feedback as properly, claiming she was undeserving of the honour, regardless of the epic success of her debut album Invasion of Privacy.

The Bronx-bred rapper took goal at her detractors with a bristing, since-deleted Instagram video on Monday afternooon (Feb. 11). "It's not my fashion to place individuals all the way down to uplift anyone else. I've been taking a variety of shit at the moment and I noticed a variety of bullshit final night time. I'm sick of this shit. I labored laborious for my motherfucking album," she says within the video. "I bear in mind final yr after I didn't win for 'Bodak Yellow' and everybody was like, 'Cardi bought snubbed.' Now this yr's a fucking downside? My album went two-times platinum. Every chart that there was, my album was prime 10. No. 1 album as properly. I fucking labored my ass off and locked myself within the studio for 3 months. Didn't fall asleep in my very own mattress someday for 4 days straight pregnant!"

Cardi even introduced it again to the harassment she obtained whereas making an attempt to complete her album within the midst of making an attempt to preserve her being pregnant a secret. "While everybody was harassing me, like, 'You not going to do it. We know you're pregnant. Your profession is over.' That shit was dwelling on my fucking thoughts after I'm working," she concluded. 

The "Be Careful" artist additionally admitted she cries when she listens to her album due to all of the laborious work that went into Invasion of Privacy. Cardi posted a message to Twitter on Monday in response to Chance the Rapper's form phrases following her victory. "I take heed to my album and I cry as a result of I do know the hell I went thruu doing the album is at all times a bittersweet reminiscence," she wrote. "THANK YOU EVERYONE THAT SUPPORTED ME AND LISTEN .Im grateful and grateful and once more thanks to all of the artist that gave me a characteristic."

Watch Cardi's boisteorus tirade in full under.

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Cardi B Defends Grammy Win Following Backlash: 'I F---ing Worked My Ass Off'