‘Please Me’ performer Cardi B was undoubtedly none-too-pleased when she saw the hashtag #SurvivingCardiB trending after a viral video showed her bragging about drugging and robbing men who wanted to sleep with her before her fame.
During an Instagram Live session from three years ago (according to Cardi), the Grammy-winner stated:
“I had to go strip, I had to go, ‘Oh yeah, you want to fuck me? Yeah, yeah, yeah, let’s go to this hotel,’ and I drugged ni**as up, and I robbed them. That’s what I used to do,” said Cardi. “Nothin’ was muthafuckin’ handed to me, my ni**a. Nothing!”
The statement caused furore, a sentiment that is ongoing as of the time of this report. Once the news got to her desk, the ‘I Like It’ rapstress took to social media to issue a statement:
After this video made its rounds:
CardiB says she used to what? ? pic.twitter.com/NJWigTlb9Z
— Hip Hop Ratchet (@HipHopRatchet) March 24, 2019
Cardi issued a statement to address the hoop-la: