Cardi B and Offset turned certainly one of hip-hop's hottest over the course of 2017, which culminated in Offset proposing in Philadelphia onstage in October of that yr.
Throughout their time collectively, the pair have had no difficulty letting their relationship dwell via the media and public eye for all to see. Between the romantic Instagram posts or shouting out her man with raunchy lyrics on tracks, Cardi hasn't been shy relating to her boo, who even acquired her identify tatted on his neck. But even when issues aren't peachy, Cardi is keen to publicly converse the reality about her standing with Offset — ie, telling the world that it's throughout.
Check out our timeline that accommodates all the pieces the 25-year-old has acknowledged publicly about Offset under.
April 2017: Cardi B Admits to Dating Offset
Cardi B joined Tim Westwood for an interview in April, and when the topic of Offset got here up, Cardi took a protracted pause and gave the impression to be uncomfortable with the subject material. Westwood requested, "Are you courting Offset?" Belcalis started to go searching the studio for assist earlier than muttering, "Yes. I imply, I see the boy. We're actual gangsters."
September 2017: Cardi B Details How She Met Offset
Cardi joined 99Jamz in Miami for a dwell viewers interview, and a fan requested, "How did your relationship with [Offset] begin?" To which she replied, "That's my man, woman. We met and he requested me about my story and what I need. I need to be taken significantly by these artists. I used to inform him I felt like I used to be by no means going to make it." He would inform me, "You're going to get there." Cardi later confirmed the connection started round Super Bowl 2017.
October 2017: Offset and Cardi B Break Up and Get Back Together, Team Up For "MotorSport" Days Later
The couple went on a brief hiatus then went public after Cardi posted an Instagram captioned "Peace N—a" and an Instagram story photograph of herself that learn, "Single." After "coming to [her] senses" the couple was again collectively the subsequent day (Oct. 23). Days later, they reunited on "MotorSport" together with the remainder of the Migos and Nicki Minaj. On the observe, Cardi shouts out her boo whereas rapping, "I stand up, set off/ I flip Offset on/ I instructed him the opposite day/ Man, we should always promote that porn." The music's futuristic music video dropped Dec. 7.
December 2017: Cardi B Goes On The Tonight Show Detailing the Moment Offset Proposed
Cardi appeared on The Tonight Show (Dec. 20) forward of releasing "Bartier Cardi." Host Jimmy Fallon requested, "Did you’ve gotten any concept [Offset] was going to [propose]?" The 25-year-old swiftly replied, "No, he all the time used to inform me, 'I'm going to marry you.' It's the suitable factor to do. I knew he was going to present me a really costly present, as a result of he wasn't there for my birthday, however he simply went out of his means."
December 2017: Cardi Repeatedly Name-Drops Offset On "Bartier Cardi"
Cardi launched her newest single again in December, whereas enlisting 21 Savage on the brash "Bartier Cardi." The Bronx native did catch criticism for her frequent use of her boyfriend's identify in raps. Bardi took to social media to handle the backlash, writing, "If I wanna put my man identify on all my songs [so f—ing] what!! I [love] the Nikka. I'm his greatest fan. Like the n—a put a half milli ring on my finger and that good Vitamin D I'm going to say his identify even in my prayers bitch! Shit after I'm about to die final phrase out of my mouth is OFFSET."
December 2017: Cardi B Addresses Offset Cheating Rumors During Concert
While performing on the Holiday Hip-Hop Festival in Missouri, the 25-year-old took a while throughout her set to handle experiences that Offset cheated on her after movies of the "Ric Flair Drip" artist in a lodge room allegedly with one other lady again in September leaked from his hacked iCloud. Before stepping into her latest single, the "No Limit" artist stated, "I let a n—a know, although. You do this shit once more — you're gon' lose your spouse."
January 2018: Cardi B Claps Back at Hater While Admitting Offset Cheated On Her
The chart-topping rapper took to Instagram to talk instantly together with her followers. A person underneath the alias of BrownVyxen commented, "Poor Cardi. She's identical to y'all." Cardi B should've gotten a glimpse of the remark, as she had time to answer, "Well if persons are speaking about it and hold asking me how I really feel concerning the scenario why not allow them to know? Right or flawed? No it's not proper for a n—a to cheat…But what you need me to do? Go f— me one other n—a? Start another time and get cheated on once more? This shit occurs to everybody. People deal with they relationship completely different soo."
January 2018: Cardi B Defends Offset Over Homophobic Lyric Controversy
Offset caught public backlash as a result of a lyric used on YFN Lucci's "Boss Life." The Migos member raps on the observe, "I can’t vibe with queers." The 26-year-old later apologized for utilization the phrase however identified the alternate definition of queer to imply unusual or odd. Cardi took to Periscope to defend her man's feedback (Jan. 20). "I’m not going to let any individual name him ‘homophobic’ after I know that he’s not,” she stated on the broadcast. “And I’m saying this as a result of I seen him round these…round gays, and he treats them with the identical respect he treats all people. He by no means acts uncomfortable and he simply don’t care."
February 2018: Cardi B Gets Candid About Offset's Cheating Allegations
With nearly everybody having one thing to say concerning Offset's alleged dishonest on Cardi, she remained agency in her stance that she would forgive her hubby. The Bronx native truthfully spoke on the matter publicly for the primary time throughout her cowl story with Cosmopolitan. "It’s like all people is coming down my neck like, ‘Why are you not leaving him? You have low shallowness. I don’t have low shallowness. I do know I look good. I do know I’m wealthy, I do know I’m gifted. I do know I might get any man I need — any basketball participant, soccer participant. But I need to work out my shit with my man and I don’t acquired to elucidate why," she defined. "It’s not proper, what he fucking did, however individuals don’t know what I did, 'trigger I ain't no angel."
April 2018: Cardi Admits That Her Kids Will Be Raised in Atlanta
In an interview with GQ simply previous to unveiling her child bump on Saturday Night Live, the "Bodak Yellow" rapper expanded on the thought that she would need to elevate her household with Offset in Atlanta. "[Offset] determined, although, that we’re going to construct a home in Atlanta, and that’s the home that we’re gonna elevate our youngsters in. But my job is in New York, all the time, so I can barely spend time in Atlanta," she defined.
During the identical interview, she additionally talked about Offset's enterprise acumen, which helps makes certain Cardi's enterprise practices are additionally in line. "I don't actually know the music enterprise too nicely. So I all the time really feel like individuals profiting from me, he's all the time ensuring that I'm nicely taken care of or that I be taught one thing," stated Cardi.
April 2018: Cardi Denies "Be Careful" Is About Offset
Once Bardi dropped "Be Careful" on the finish of March, many believed that the scathing lyrics served as a warning shot at Offset, who had dishonest rumors swirling throughout him. The 26-year-old denied that the observe was truly about Set to Ebro over at Beats 1, saying that she heard the reference observe for the music lengthy earlier than she was in deeply in love with the Migos rapper. "No, I wasn’t talkin’ about Offset, I used to be simply talkin’ about issues I relate to and which have occurred to me," Cardi responded to Ebro. "First of all, I heard the report earlier than I even was in love with Offset like that."
April 2018: Offset Names Their Baby Kulture
During her press tour in help of Invasion of Privacy, Cardi stopped by The Ellen Degeneres Show in April when Offset and her child got here up as a subject of dialog. “My dude named the child. I actually just like the identify,” she shared of Offset's involvement in naming Kulture. "I'ma let him say the identify."
May 2018: Cardi B Walks the Met Gala Red Carpet Alone
Offset opted to stroll the pink carpet for the lavish Met Gala alongside his Migos brothers as a visitor of Donatella Versace of their matching Versace apparel, fairly than be by the pregnant Cardi's aspect. They did occur to attend the Gala's after celebration with each other. "It’s like, if y’all acquired a lot individuals going with y’all, y’all might have simply let him stroll with me and take the 2 boys," Cardi instructed The New York Times. "That’s why my child ain’t by no means gonna stand out."
June 2018: Offset and Cardi B Are Married
Moving into the summer time, Cardi B dropped the bombshell of stories that she and Set truly acquired married on a random day in September 2017 with hopes to maneuver previous the turbulence and legitimize their relationship for good. There was no ring or gown concerned — simply Cardi, Offset, and her cousin.
"There are so many moments that I share with the world and there are moments that I need to hold for myself! Getting married was a type of moments," she wrote. "Our relationship was so new, breaking apart and making up and we had a variety of rising as much as do however we was so in love we didn’t need to lose one another, was one morning in September we wakened and determined to get married. We founds somebody to marry us. And she did, simply the 2 of us and my cousin. I stated I do, with no gown no make up and no ring!"
August 2018: Cardi B Opens the 2018 MTV Video Music Awards
One month after child Kulture arrived, Cardi was set to open the 2018 MTV VMAs. As a part of her monologue, she was holding what her bundle of pleasure wrapped up in a blanket, which truly ended up simply being a moonman statue that may be later handed out. Offset didn't appear to be too thrilled with Cardi's joking antics. "Why Set stated, ‘I used to be so mad after I noticed you on stage with that blanket. I believed you need going to indicate Kulture,'" she tweeted with a sequence of laughing emojis.
October 2018: Cardi B Addresses Cheating Rumors Again
When requested concerning the scandal in her profile with W Magazine, the 26-year-old admitted that typically she begins to consider a few of the issues she reads on-line. "Every single day there’s rumors about me and my dude," she candidly acknowledged. "And it virtually drives me loopy, as a result of I begin to consider them."
November 2018: Cardi B Comments On Offset as a Father
Entertainment Tonight caught up with Cardi on the launch occasion for her very personal Fashion Nova x Cardi clothes line. The Atlantic Records signee was very complimentary of Offset's superior parental instincts. "He’s altering diapers, however I’ve been seeing Offset being a dad. He already has three youngsters, so I already fell in love with the best way that he was a dad already. I’m like, ‘Oh my god, I can have a bit one with this man.’ He’s actually good," she stated. "I need two extra. It might all the time be successful or a miss, however I don’t need nothing proper now."
December 2018: Cardi B Says She and Offset Are No Longer Together
Just over a yr since their personal marriage (Dec. 5), Cardi B took to Instagram with a surprising video informing followers that she had damaged up with Offset. "We acquired a variety of love for one another however issues simply haven’t been figuring out between us for a very long time," Cardi revealed. "I don’t know, it would take time to break up." Offset chimed in on the submit with a easy message. "Y'all received," he commented.