Cardi B was named “Woman of the Year” at Billboards Women in Music event. The rapper accepted the honor in a suit that was just as powerful as the name of the award.
Cardi B.The 28-year-old truly looked like Woman of the Year when she received an award with that name on December 10 at the 2020 Billboard Women in Music event. The Grammy winner channeled girl power in her crystal clear yellow power suit Cardi wore while holding her acceptance speech with her new gold trophy. Cardi even shared how you too can stand up there one day and give your own acceptance speech.
Billboard’s 2020 Woman of the Year, @iamcardib 💕
Check out her full acceptance speech here and tune in to #BBWomenInMusic: https://t.co/F7as1fZoLY pic.twitter.com/RFBq2Wb5Lu
– Billboard (@billboard) December 11, 2020
“When I got into the music industry, I didn’t know if people would accept me … you have to focus on that,” Cardi said. While the rapper “Bodak Yellow” understood that people “only work to survive” as soon as “bills come in”, she emphasized that it is not about life, but about “making your dreams come true”.
“To make your drams come true, don’t think they’ll fall from heaven into your lap. You actually have to work, ”Cardi explained. “You have to be ambitious. You have to network. You have to get great at what you do. You have to be able to accept criticism. “That attitude brought Cardi another # 1 hit on Billboard’s“ Hot 100 ”chart after co-publishing“ WAP ” Megan Thee stallion in August.
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Not only did Cardi look great, but he also impressed at the streaming event when she was honored for her achievements in the music industry. She was part of a group of other talented artists, including Jennifer Lopez, Dolly Parton, Chloe x Halle, Dua Lipa and Jessie Reyezwho were celebrated at the event this year and it was definitely the lasting mark their music has left over the years. From her debut studio album Invasion of Privacy, which was released in 2018, to her latest hit single “WAP” Megan Thee stallion, which premiered in August and will be featured on her upcoming second studio album of the same name, has not lacked unforgettable entertainment from this legendary lady!
Teyana Taylor, who recently announced her retirement from the music industry, hosted the fun Billboard event, which must have been great for Cardi, considering the rapper recently listed her album as her 2020 favorite on a social media post Has. “If you know me, you know that Teyana Taylor’s album is my 2020 favorite,” she wrote when she replied to fans on December 5th. “I swear she really got the best album this year. I hate that she feels how she feels because she is sooo talented and the music is so good. “
Cardi B at the 2019 Billboard Music Awards. (Photo credit: AP)
Less than a week before attending the Billboard event, Cardi wowed her social media followers when she posted two eye-catching photos on her Instagram page. In the sexy snapshots, the creator of “Bodak Yellow” wears a long brown transparent dress under a black fur coat and poses with confidence. She also showed a pose over her shoulder behind her and she didn’t hesitate to leave a bold headline that read “Swing my way”.
It’s always great to see Cardi staying true to herself and posting whatever she’s in the mood for on a given day. Although she faces trolls regularly, she continues to stand up for herself and focus more on her supporters than on her haters, and that’s really inspiring! We can’t wait to see what else this beauty has up its sleeve in the future!