Cardi B is in the mood for receipt sharing.
A firm fixture in the headlines following her New York Fashion Week fracas with Nicki Minaj, the chart-topper seems adamant to shut down suggestion that her success is attributed to “payola.” A charge her rival has repeated over and over.
See what Cardi had to say about the critique below…
Via Instagram, she clapped back, citing various moments on her journey through the ranks – from times she had little to more recent wins with debut album ‘Invasion Of Privacy’:
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7/29/2016! NO LABEL ,NO RADIO PLAY,FRESH OUT OF LOVE AND HIP HOP,ONLY 200K IN MY BANK ACCOUNT ,MY FIRST TOUR !!!nobody can make you feel like you cheated yourself or you don’t deserve to be where you at when you KNOW YOU WORKED YOURSELF TO THE TOP !!! THANK YOU BARDIGANG !YOU BEEN HERE SINCE THE GET GO!
A day earlier, she also shared a clip of DJ Khaled leading a mass crowd rendition of #1 smash ‘Bodak Yellow’ during his opening slot at Beyonce and Jay-Z‘s ‘On The Run II Tour:’
As Belcalis says herself, the numbers don’t lie.
That said, we’re surprised she’s giving the critique this much of her time.
She’s slaying the game and only a small pocket of folk are trying to malign her success with the “paid for” rhetoric.
From where we’re standing, she’d be much better off paying it no mind.