Cardi B shines on the cover of W Magazine & just like her music she is raising to the top. In a short period of time the Bronx native has went from being a social media star to being caster on Love & Hip-Hop: New York to dominating the Billboard music charts. For the cover spread she embodies growth & fashionable glamour.
In the interview for the publication she addressed the famed altercation between herself & Nicki Minaj at the Harper’s Bazaar Icons event during New York Fashion Week. It all went down last month when Cardi threw her shoe at Minaj & it was caught on video & quickly took on a life of it’s own on social media.
“For a while now she’s been taking a lot of shots at me,” she said of Minaj, jiggling her leg. “I spoke to her twice before, and we came to an understanding. But she kept it going.” Her breaking point came when she saw that Minaj had liked, and then unliked, a tweet disparaging Cardi’s mothering skills, something Minaj has denied. “I was going to make millions off my Bruno Mars tour, and I sacrificed that to stay with my daughter,” Cardi went on. “I love my daughter. I’m a good-ass fucking mom. So for somebody that don’t have a child to like that comment? So many people want to say that party wasn’t the time or the place, but I’m not going to catch another artist in the grocery store or down the block.”
Cardi spoke about the fears she had when she first discovered that she was pregnant: