Net Worth: $4 Million Age: 25 Born: October 11, 1992 Country of Origin: United States of America Source of Wealth: Professional Rapper Last Updated: 2018
Cardi B is an American hip hop artist, rapper, TV and social media personality, from the Bronx in New York City. She originally gained attention online after discussing her former career as a stripper.
Today, she is signed to Atlantic Records, and is becoming a very popular hip hop artist. As of January 2018, Cardi B’s net worth is estimated at $4 million. This figure is definitely set to increase within the next couple of years.
Cardi B was born Belcalis Almanzar, on the 11th October, 1992, in the South Bronx, New York. Her father is Dominican, and her mother Trinidadian.
As a teenager, she was a member of the Bloods street gang, and has previously stated she’d been a gang-banger since the age of 16. She attended Renaissance High School For Musical Theater & Technology, and briefly worked at an Amish supermarket, before she turned to stripping at 19 years old.
Cardi said she became a stripper to escape poverty, and domestic violence after being involved in an abusive relationship. She also was able to go back to school with the money she was earning.
Cardi B’s music career began in late 2015 at 23 years old. She released her first mixtape in 2016, and in November of the same year, she was featured on the front cover of Vibe Magazine’s ‘Diva’ issue.
In 2017, she released her second mix-tape, and only a month later, she signed to Atlantic Records. Cardi has become a social media personality after many of her videos went viral on Instagram, and her music career has taken off in the past year.
As of 2018, Cardi B’s net worth is $4 million, and is most likely set to increase rapidly during the next couple of years. A year ago, she wasn’t even worth 7 figures.
Here are some of the best highlights from Cardi B’s career:
- Joined the TV show ‘Love & Hip Hop: New York (2015)
- Music Video Debut (2015)
- Released first mixtape (2016)
- Featured on Vibe Magazine’s ‘Diva’ Cover (2016)
- Signed to Atlantic Records (2017)
- Nominated for ‘Best New Artist’ (2017)
- #1 on Hot 100 Chart (Bodak Yellow, 2017)
Favorite Quotes from Cardi B
“I find it so ridiculous that if you make $10 an hour you are not allowed to get welfare. Look at New York, our rent is so expensive. To live in a bum a** apartment, a one bedroom in the Bronx, it’s like $1,000. I feel like I would raise wages higher.” – Cardi B
“No I don’t except your apology unless you buy me a bag.” – Cardi B
“Don’t expect me to cook. I’m tired. I’m as tired as you.” – Cardi B
“If a girl have beef with me, she gon’ have beef with me forever.” – Cardi B
Cardi B Motivational Video
Cardi B is an up and coming hip hop artist; and in 2018, Cardi B’s net worth is estimated to be $4 million. This figure is 400% higher than 2016, and guaranteed to increase during 2018.