Cardi B covers ‘Interview’ journal’s March 2021 cowl, the place she posed nude for numerous beautiful pictures. The rapper’s bombshell interview was carried out by Mariah Carey, who requested if they’ll do a tune collectively!
There’s a lot to unpack from Mariah Carey‘s candid conversation with Cardi B for Interview magazine’s newest difficulty — through which the rapper, 28, poses utterly nude on the duvet. Though, followers are solely caught on the potential of a Mariah-Cardi collaboration after Mimi instructed, “… one of these days, can we do a song together?”
“I would love that. I would love to do a record that touches souls,” Cardi stated, recalling, “You had me heartbroken when I was 11-years-old and I didn’t even have a boyfriend.” The matter of a duet got here up whereas the artists have been discussing prejudice within the music and vogue industries.
Staying on the subject of latest music, Mariah requested Cardi to debate her forthcoming sophomore album, which she admitted, “I feel like I’m missing some songs. Everybody’s rushing me to put it out, but I don’t know if it’s the right time.”
Mariah went on to ask if Cardi’s new album will characteristic any relationship or emotional tracks like her tune, “Be Careful” from her debut album, Invasion of Privacy — which gained her a Grammy in 2019. The tune was initially impressed by Cardi’s tumultuous marriage with Migos rapper, Offset.
“I do have a tune like ‘Be Careful’” [on the new album], Cardi teased, “but I think it’s extra private.” She defined, “People were saying, ‘You need to be softer. You need to talk more about yourself.’ And I was telling them that it’s really hard for me to do love records and express myself like that because I never do that. I don’t talk about love and shit.”
Elsewhere within the interview, Cardi mentioned her Trinidadian and Dominican heritage and her physique evolution. “I’m Trini and I’m Dominican, and there’s a lot of Dominicans that look a certain type of way. They have soft, pretty, curly hair. Growing up, guys would ask me weird questions like, ‘If you’re Dominican, why is your hair so nappy?’ I used to dye my hair, and people used to be like, ‘Oh, your hair’s so crunchy.’ And it would make me feel so weird,” she defined. “I was also really skinny when I was younger, and in the Bronx, it’s about being thick and having an ass, so young boys would be like, ‘Look at your flat a**. You ain’t got no titties.’ And it would make me feel so ugly and undeveloped.”
Mariah resonated with the rapper’s experiences and famous, “I’ve had very similar situations, with the hair. The hair is always a thing,” she stated, later asking Cardi: “Coming from the childhood that you came from, and the experiences that you just talked me through, does it feel like, ‘Wow, I hope those same people who told me I had a flat ass and nappy hair are looking at this now?’ Do you feel vindicated?”
The “Up” rapper replied, “I feel so vindicated. Even when I was 18 and became a dancer, I had enough money to afford to buy boobs, so every insecurity that I felt about my breasts was gone,” she admitted, recalling, “When I was 20, I went to the urban strip club, and in the urban strip clubs, you had to have a big butt. So I felt insecure about that. It took me back to high school. So I got my a** done. And then I felt super confident.”
We know The artist Mariah Carey , the diva , the document breaking , the glamorous artist. I used to be alil nervous at first however she don’t come off as that she comes of as an actual ass bitch which you can speak for hours trigger she so understanding extra then only a superstar a Me & YOU.
— iamcardib (@iamcardib) February 23, 2021
Following the discharge of Cardi’s cowl interview with Mariah, the rapper took to Twitter to defend the singer, who’s typically labeled as a “diva.”
Cardi tweeted, “We know The artist Mariah Carey, the diva, the record breaking, the glamorous artist. I was a lil nervous at first but she don’t come off as that she comes of as a real ass b**ch that you can talk for hours cause she so understanding more then just a celebrity a Me & YOU.”