American rapper Belcalis Marlenis Almanzar who is known by all as Cardi B is a true head turner. Known for her lyrics, live videos and her dauntingly unique fashion, the rapper never fails to slay when stepping out on the red carpet.
It’s safe to say Cardi B has perfected the art of red carpet fashion as she constantly delivers savvy, risqué and popular urban looks in front of the flashing lights.
The rapper has defined herself as one of the most fearless icons in the business time and time again, whether by arriving at the Grammy Awards in a ‘Birth of Venus’ inspired vintage Thierry Mugler look or attending the Billboard Music Awards in a canary yellow two-piece reminiscent of Cher’s 1974 Academy Awards look.
Take a look at 10 times Cardi B slayed on the red carpet.
1. VMAs 2018
This time she went with this amazing number, matching heels, and striking emerald jewelry. Oh, and she took home THREE awards that night: New Artist, Song of the Summer, and Collaboration.
2. Diamond Ball 2017
Talk about being a real-life Cinderella for a moment! The rapper wore this pale blue off-the-shoulder gown to The Diamond Ball hosted by Rihanna in New York City. She could have passed for a princess.
3. August 2019
At the premiere of Hustlers, the rapper wore this mesmerizing vintage Jean Paul Gaultier midi dress with shield sunnies and lace-up gold heels.
4. Met Gala 2019
Cardi B stood out at the 2019 Met Gala in a custom Thom Browne gown that featured a 10-foot long train.
Cardi B covered herself head to toe in the massive tulle and silk organza gown. According to Vogue, the dress took 35 people and more than 2,000 hours to create.
5. Grammy Awards, 2018
This look reminds you of an angel thanks to its sleeves that billow out and then downwards like wings. Their dramatic effect perfectly contrast the dress’ short hemline.
6. Met Gala, 2018
Cardi certainly made an impression at her first Met Gala, cementing herself as a style maven to watch for years to come.
Wearing a pearl and gemstone-encrusted dress by Moschino complete with an enormous train and renaissance-inspired headpiece, the rapper was a total vision.
7. American Music Awards, 2018
It doesn’t matter what season Cardi wore this dress in, these florals will always be groundbreaking. The hat and floral shoes were the sartorial cherries on top.
8. MOBO Awards, 2017
Who knew a fishnet dress could look so positively elegant! Adorned with shimmering sequins and a drop feather skirt, this look is wearable.
9. MTV Video Music Awards, 2017
If Cardi B was a superhero this would be her super suit. Featuring a bottom that’s half-pants, half-skirt, as well as a top with a Madonna-like silhouette, this look is all kinds of edgy.
10. BET Awards, 2017
A power suit for a power woman. If the shoe fits!
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