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Cardi B is Named Woman Of The Year 2020 By Billboard


Cardi B is Named Woman Of The Year 2020 By Billboard

More wins, Cardi!

Rapper Cardi B has been named the 1st recipient of Billboard’s woman of the Year Award. The honor will be presented at Billboard’s 15th Annual Women in Music Event On December 10. Cardi B has only released one major single, ‘WAP’ in 2020, but it’s enough to win the award. 

Rapper Cardi B will be honored at the Billboard’s 15th Annual Women In Music Event On Dec. 10

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Accordingly, Actress Jennifer Lopez will receive the Icon Award at the event while Dolly Patron earned the Powerhouse Award. Other honorees include songwriter Jessie Reyez, Sister Duo Chloe x Halle and even Pop Star Dua Lipa. 

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Cardi did, however, took to Instagram to share the good news with her followers. ‘Thank You, Billboard! Now I can bring up the stats, but that will take me all day b****broke records!’ Cardi wrote. 

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She added: ‘Thank You, Bardigang. Without you all encouraging while the world was against me and criticizing every move, I wouldn’t have gotten here every day and use my voice for a change.’ 

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The mother-of-one was faced with critics who claimed it was shocking to see her win since she had only released a single – WAP. In defense, Cardi B, via her Instagram Stories, hit back at trolls, saying the one single had sold the most as well as streamed the most on TikTok. #TheShowMustBePaused founders – Jamila Thomas of Atlantic Records and Brianna Agyemang will receive an Award titled: ‘Executive of the Year.’

Nevertheless, apart from WAP, which co-star Megan Thee Stallion, Cardi B had also appeared on Brazilian Singer Anitta’s ‘Me Gusta’ and the K-Pop girl group Blackpink’s Bet You Wanna. Similarly, her rant about the global pandemic was remixed by iMarkkeyz and instantly become a social media smash.

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