Cardi B needs to be a “billion-dollar girl” like Rihanna.
The ‘Up’ hitmaker – who has two-year-old daughter Kulture with husband Offset – seems as much as artists just like the ‘Work’ hitmaker, 33, and the hip-hop celebrity, 51, who’ve constructed profitable enterprise empires alongside profitable music careers and desires to comply with of their footsteps.
Chatting with Stationhead, the 28-year-old rapper stated: “Once I got here to the sport and other people was like, ‘Who do you look as much as?’ I at all times used to say, ‘I do not look as much as no one,’ as a result of I did not actually perceive the sport and I solely really feel like I obtained influenced by the those who was round me.
“Now that I am on the stage that I am at, certainly one of my largest influences is Rihanna and Jay-Z.
“And I am not simply saying it to kiss a** or something.
‘” simply really feel like they’re so influential as a result of Rihanna comes from a rustic, a Caribbean nation, that my dad and mom got here from and he or she’s a complete billionaire.
“However for her to make her enterprise so massive and be a billionaire, that is what I attempt to be. That is what I need. I need to be a billion-dollar girl.”
Talking about rapper Jay-Z – who’s married to Beyoncé – Cardi added how “he is from the hood identical to me. He is from the hood and this man’s a complete billionaire. And that is simply all about technique and that is simply all about shaking fingers, that is simply all about placing plans collectively.”
Rihanna is a billionaire largely due to her Savage x Fenty lingerie line, whereas ’99 Issues’ hitmaker Jay-Z has a number of enterprise ventures and most not too long ago offered a majority stake in streaming service to Tidal and 50 per cent of his champagne model to LVMH, which shifted his web price to a whopping $1.4 billion.