Belcalis Almanzer

Ava Reaves, Feature's Co-Editor

Cardi B came from nowhere and became one of the top Latina female artists this year. Her birthname is Belcalis Almanzer; she was born October 11, 1992. Cardi B is from the Bronx, New York City. Before she became famous she was a “dancer.” She is known for her “no filter” attitude. Cardi B earned most of her social attention through Instagram. Her album Invasion of Privacy debuted at number one on the Billboard 200. Currently, Cardi B announced that she was pregnant with a baby girl. She is engaged to the rapper Offset, who is the father of her child. Cardi B opened new doors for Latina girls and women; she expresses herself and her life unapologetically. She shows society that you can still have your roots from where you are from and still be successful. Life does not always start good and easy for most people, but you can choose where you go and where you want to end up.