Cardi B Biography: Age, Education, Career, Songs

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    Belcalis Marlenis Almánzar (October 11 1992) professionally known by stage name Cardi B is an American rapper, Songwriter and television personality.

    She got public recognition with the release of her two mixtapes: Gangsta Bitch Music, Vol. 1 (2016) and Vol. 2 (2017).


    Real Facts About Cardi B 

    • Full Name: Belcalis Marlenis Almánzar
    • Stage Name: Cardi B
    • Born: October 11, 1992
    • Age: 30 years old (2022)
    • Birth Place: The Bronx, New York, USA
    • Ethnicity: Mixed
    • Nationality: American
    • Spouse: Offset (M.2017)
    • Children: 2
    • Education: Herbert H. Lehman High School
    • Occupation(s): Rapper, songwriter, television personality
    • Genre: Hip Hop
    • Net Worth: N/A


    Early Life & Education

    Belcalis Marlenis Almánzar was born in Washington Heights, Manhattan, on October 11, 1992. Her father Dominican and a Trinidadian mother of African and Spanish descent.

    Cardi B who grew up with her sister Hennesy Carolina in the New York, became famous after appearing on the VH1 reality television series, “Love &Hip hop New York”.

    As a youth, Cardi B became part of the bloods street gang at a very tender age of 16.

     She attended Renaissance High School for Musical Theater & Technology, a vocational high school on the Herbert H. Lehman High School campus.


    Cardi B who was a dancer and a stripper, started her music career in 2005 with Jamaican singer Popcaan in a single “Boom Boom”. She made her music video debut in the song “Cheap Ass Weave”.

    Her first body of work was a mixtape titled “Gangsta Bitch music, Vol1”. Cardi joined her first music label, Atlantic records and released her first single “Bodak Yellow” under the imprint.

    The single “Bodak Yellow” recorded a massive success as it was ranked in the top ten of the U.S Billboard Hot 100 chart.

    In September 2022, Cardi B worked with rapper GloRilla on the official remix to her song “Tomorrow” titled “Tomorrow 2”, the remix peaked at number 9 on the Billboard Hot 100, becoming Cardi’s eleventh top 10 single on the chart.



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