Cardi B Slyly Salutes Nicki Minaj's Years Of Rap Domination

HipHop News Posted on August 7, 2020 at 8:21am

Cardi B Slyly Salutes Nicki Minaj's Years Of Rap Domination

The two rappers have a contentious history.

Cardi B made her grand return with a video for “WAP” featuring Megan Thee Stallion on Friday (August 7).

With all eyes on her, Beats 1 snagged the Grammy Award-winning rapper for an interview about the making of the song, what it feels like to drop a song after nine months of radio silence and how she never felt welcomed in the music industry..centered-ad {

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At one point, the 27-year-old Bronx queen appeared to salute Nicki Minaj for her lengthy (and lucrative) rap career.

“When I was younger…when I was 6, 7, 8, there was a lot of female rappers and then there was a time when there was no female rappers at all,” Cardi said. “I had to keep replaying songs from the early 2000s. Like, I had to keep replaying it, replaying it, replaying it because for a while there wasn’t no female rappers. And then, there was one female rapper that dominated for a very long time and she did pretty good and still dominating.”

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Of course, Nicki and Cardi have a history of contentious interactions both online and off. In September 2018, Cardi allegedly threw a shoe at Nicki during New York Fashion Week but it turned out she was attempting fight Nicki’s friend Rah Ali. Following the melee, Cardi declared war on N


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