On Friday, moments after the Bodak Yellow rapper, 26, appeared in court docket on assault and reckless endangerment expenses in reference to a battle earlier this 12 months at a strip membership in Queens, New York, she was knowledgeable by a reporter that she was up for 5 Grammys.
“I’m?” Cardi questioned the reporter earlier than asking, “What number of nominations?”
Upon listening to the information, the rapper indulged in a mini celebration by sticking her tongue out and yelling her signature phrase, “Oweee.”
Cardi shared a clip of the hilarious second on Twitter writing, “This isn’t How anticipated to seek out out I’m nominated for a Grammy… I want a do over.”
This isn’t How anticipated to seek out out I’m nominated for a Grammy I want a do over pic.twitter.com/aCt5WH6ZwZ
— iamcardib (@iamcardib) December 7, 2018
What a approach to discover out i received 5 Grammys nominationsI’m tellin you my life is a film .I work my ass off for this!Win or not atleast i do know i had an opportunity and folks was watching and admiring my work.Im Soo joyful!THANK YOU!
A put up shared by CARDIVENOM (@iamcardib) on Dec 7, 2018 at 1:07pm PST
The brand new mother to Four-month-old Kulture additionally posted the clip on Instagram with an identical caption.
“What a approach to discover out i received 5 Grammys nominations… I’m telling you my life is a film. I work my ass off for this! Win or not atleast i do know i had an opportunity and folks was watching and admiring my work. Im Soo joyful! THANK YOU!” Cardi wrote.
Cardi has been nominated for Album of the 12 months for Invasion of Privateness, Report of the 12 months for “I Like It,” Rap Tune of the 12 months for “Bodak Yellow” and Rap Efficiency of the 12 months for “Bodak Yellow.”
Throughout the listening to, the choose issued orders of safety for the alleged victims Baddie Gi and Jade, who declare Cardi ordered an assault on the ladies as a result of she believed her now-estranged husband, Migos rapper Offset, had an affair with one in every of them, based on the New York Occasions and TMZ.
A police spokesperson advised CNN that Cardi was allegedly “throwing chairs, bottles and hookahs within the membership at three a.m.”
Cardi was warned to don’t have any contact with both Baddie Gi or Jade, together with feedback or threats on social media, and was launched with out bail.
A lawyer for Cardi didn’t instantly reply to PEOPLE’s request for remark. The rapper is subsequent due in court docket Jan. 31.
The information of ruling and her Grammy nominations comes only a few days after Cardi introduced her cut up from Offset, 26.
In a video on Instagram, which has since been deleted, Cardi shared that though the pair “grew out of affection” they’re nonetheless “actually good pals and we’re actually good enterprise companions.”
“We received lots of love for one another however issues simply haven’t been understanding between us for a very long time,” she added. “It’d take time to break up and I’m going to at all times have lots of love for him as a result of he’s my daughter’s father.”
Hours later, the girl accused of coming between the pair, mannequin Summer season Bunni, issued a tearful apology to the “Taki Taki” rapper.
“I’ve not messed with Offset since he’s had his child,” she claimed in a video despatched to TMZ. “I didn’t know the way critical this marriage was. Plenty of ladies would simply cope with this case and simply be like, ‘Yo, I’m the explanation they’re getting a divorce.’”
“I really feel ashamed,” she continued. “It’s loads, however simply coming from me and to Cardi B and to our followers, to her household to her state of affairs, these have been by no means my intentions and I by no means needed to interrupt up a cheerful house.”