Cardi used to work as an employee at an Amidst supermarket in Lower Manhattan. And then, she became a stripper, which was recommended by her former supermarket manager. She said becoming a stripper was to escape from poverty and domestic violence. Her videos went viral on social media which earned her wide recognition and millions of subscriber.
Cardi B made her musical debut from Shaggy's single remix, Boom Boom. Later she made her own music video debut with the song, Cheap Ass Weave in 2015. After releasing several hit songs, she signed her first major record label recording with Atlantic Records in February 2017.
She released her first commercial debut single Bodak Yellow on 16th June 2017, which peaked the top of the US Billboard Hot 100 chart and no. 1 on the Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs.
Besides her musical career, Cardi B has also cast in several TV series, debuting in the six season of Love & Hip Hop: New York and considered as the breakout star of the show. She also appeared on the Uncommon Sense with Charlamagne, Kocktails with Khloe, Being Mary Jane and Hip Hop Squares.
Cardi B is an outstanding singing talent won several awards. In 2017 only, she awarded for the Best New Hip-Hop Artist, Hustler of the Year and Made-You-Look Award for Best Hip-Hop Style for her outstanding songs. Additionally, she was also awarded the Best Mixtape for her work in Gangsta Bitch Music Vol. 2
Moving towards her personal life, Cardi was dating publicly with her boyfriend Kiari Kendrell Cephus, well-known known as Offset; is an American hip hop recording artist. The couple started dating each other in early 2017.
Eventually, Offset purposed her during the Power 99 Powerhouse concert at the Wells Forgo Center in Philadelphia. On 27th October 2017, Cardi B and Offset got engaged and several TV networks offered them for broadcasting their special wedding ceremony nationally.
Cardi B earns the good sum of money in her career. Recently, she signed a multi-million dollar deal with Atlantic records and gave her a bright orange Bentley worth of $240,000. She purchased a $100,000 watch and a new pair of red bottom Louboutins every couple of weeks which worth $2000 - $5000.
Cardi B has also done breast augmentation surgery which cost $8000 in New York and spends a big sum of money on her nails. Her engagement diamond ring worth $500,000. In early 2017, she had the net worth of $600,000, which is now turned to $5 million.