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All Hail the New Queen of Pop: Cardi B

Her song "Bodak Yellow" just knocked TSwift out of the Billboard top spot.

She used to be a stripper but now she making money moves!

Is she the new Beyoncé? Or will she be forgotten in a few weeks?

by Anonymousreply 12112/07/2017

Here's the music video

by Anonymousreply 109/25/2017

Here's the chorus (do hip hop songs have a chorus?) that kids are singing on the playground:

Said little bitch, you can't fuck with me If you wanted to

These expensive, these is red

Said little bitch, you can't fuck with me If you wanted to

These expensive, these is red bottoms

These is bloody shoes

Hit the store, I can get 'em both, I don't wanna choose

And I'm quick, cut a nigga hustle

Don't get comfortable

Look, I don't dance now, I make money moves

Say I don't gotta dance, I make money move

If I see you and I don't speak

That means I don't fuck with you

I'm a boss, you a worker bitch

I make bloody moves, These is bloody shoes....

by Anonymousreply 209/25/2017

The reign of hip-hop continues.

by Anonymousreply 309/25/2017

No wonder millennials are so utterly stupid, listening to idiotic music like this.

Ugh, Shudder!

by Anonymousreply 409/25/2017

Cardi B claims via Twitter that the NYPD brutalized her last week and put her in a "choke hole."

by Anonymousreply 509/25/2017

" the NYPD brutalized her last week and put her in a "choke hole.""

Surprise anal?

by Anonymousreply 609/25/2017

Isn't that the 'cash me ousside' cunt?

by Anonymousreply 709/25/2017

R7, no, this is who she was trying to emulate.

by Anonymousreply 809/25/2017

The article says that she was famous on the Gram and then was more famous on the TV.

So people must know her story.

by Anonymousreply 909/25/2017

Music is shit these days, that Cash Me Outside girl got a multi-million deal with Atlantic Records. It's all about how many Instagram followers you can get.

by Anonymousreply 1009/25/2017

Like all female rappers, she's a whore.

by Anonymousreply 1109/25/2017

How the fuck can anyone listen to that crap???

Jesus Christ, it's everything I hate in music today.

by Anonymousreply 1209/25/2017

such shit. heinous.

by Anonymousreply 1309/25/2017

when you're a trashy version of Rihanna you really have hit rock bottom.

by Anonymousreply 1409/25/2017

It's still better than that crap Taylor Swift song.

by Anonymousreply 1509/25/2017

[quote]How the fuck can anyone listen to that crap???

I agree, it's almost offensive how stupid music is today! I am glad I am in my 50s and dead when these idiots grow up and start ruling the world.

by Anonymousreply 1609/25/2017

God I hate rap music.

music started dying in the 80's when this shit went mainstream.

by Anonymousreply 1709/25/2017

For us old and out of touch folks, this article decodes the lyrics.

""I named it "Bodak Yellow" because the flow of the song. It will remind you of a song that Kodak Black did called 'No Flockin'," Cardi said in a past interview with MTV. In regards to the title, she added: "'Bodak,' my name starts with a B and 'yellow,' because I'm a yellow bitch." "

by Anonymousreply 1809/25/2017

One for the history books!

"With “Bodak Yellow,” Cardi B becomes the first woman since Lauryn Hill and “Doo-Wop (That Thing)” in 1998 (!) to have a No. 1 solo rap song, and she is just the fifth female rapper in history to make it to the top (second to do it alone)."

by Anonymousreply 1909/25/2017

Cardi is funny. Love and Hip Hop New York will suck now without her comic relief, and occasional beat downs. She is also the first cast member other than K Michelle to really launch a successful music career out of the show.

Im not into her music but I'm glad she's doing well.

by Anonymousreply 2009/25/2017

Yuck. Such garbage. They are really trying to make the masses low and stupid.

by Anonymousreply 2109/25/2017

[QUOTE]I am glad I am in my 50s and dead when these idiots grow up and start ruling the world.

We already rule the world, pops. How do you think Cardi B got to #1?

by Anonymousreply 2209/25/2017

No one who listens to this rules anything.

by Anonymousreply 2309/25/2017

Cardi B is not a fan of "carrot face"

by Anonymousreply 2409/25/2017

This was so much better.

by Anonymousreply 2509/25/2017

Is English her first language?

by Anonymousreply 2609/25/2017

Her first language is money.

by Anonymousreply 2709/26/2017

She's cute

by Anonymousreply 2809/26/2017

Ugh, not with honker banana-nose like that, she ain't.

by Anonymousreply 2909/26/2017

Late at night, recently, I saw a commercial for an "adult" store in the Bronx. Lavender lingerie with black lace, latex dongs, etc. It was one of those loud MySpace-style amateur productions, very low-budget but fun.

Said to mention Cardi B. For a special discount or secret bonus gift with purchase. Something like that.

It was the second time I'd heard of Cardi B - my SIL produces reality shows geared toward this demographic and she mentioned her.

by Anonymousreply 3009/26/2017

All current hip hop reminds me of Idiocracy.

by Anonymousreply 3109/26/2017

Here's the sweet, demur little pixie last night, celebrating her #1 song... and she takes a little dig at Taylor Swift.

I honestly can't tell what she's saying, but I hope Li'l Kim comes back and puts a bitch in her place. Li'l Kim IS the Queen Bee!

by Anonymousreply 3209/26/2017

"Cardi B becomes the first woman since Lauryn Hill and “Doo-Wop (That Thing)” in 1998 (!) to have a No. 1 solo rap song"

Wait. Missy Elliot never had a No 1 solo rap song in the US? Not even with Get Ur Freak On?

by Anonymousreply 3309/26/2017

Another grampa here thanking my stars I was born in 66 and grew up with the amazing music of the 60s, 70s, 80s and most of the 90s. The world really went to shit in 2000, didn't it.

by Anonymousreply 3409/26/2017

Didn't Li'l Kim at least get close with 'How Many Licks' ?

by Anonymousreply 3509/26/2017

she's a dime-a dozen and a gross no-talent

by Anonymousreply 3609/26/2017

Will we look at the Cardi-tops-Taylor moment like me we do the Nirvana-tops-Michael Jackson moment of the early 90s? Is this a pop culture sea change?

by Anonymousreply 3709/26/2017

Legit terrible. Tuneless. Nicki Minaj clone but worse.

by Anonymousreply 3809/26/2017

No..

by Anonymousreply 3909/26/2017

R34: Yes it did

by Anonymousreply 4009/26/2017

[QUOTE]Didn't Li'l Kim at least get close with 'How Many Licks' ?

Nowhere near #1.

by Anonymousreply 4109/26/2017

I also thought she was a poor man's Nikki Minaj.

by Anonymousreply 4209/26/2017

Nicki doesn’t have a single #1 hit. Cardi has surpassed her.

by Anonymousreply 4309/26/2017

This sounds like it was put together in 3 hours. Same old tired shit of wanna be gangster rhymes. I'll take Nicki any day of the week,

Missy Elliot is Ludwig Von Beethoven compared to this jail house whore.

by Anonymousreply 4409/27/2017

Shit surpassing shit, So much for this new music from Taykir being iconic lol

by Anonymousreply 4509/27/2017

Fuck You!!! r14, Don’t come for Rihanna! She’s making billionaire money moves. She’s beyond music and is officially the queen of fashion and beauty. Her makeup line Fenty Beauty is selling like hotcakes globally and was released less than two weeks ago. She had the best show at NYC fashion week and her PumaFenty line is doing amazing. Rihanna is seriously on another level when it comes to marketing and making money for brands and creating her own fashion brands which she OWNS!!! AND her Saudi billionaire boyfriend is gorgeous and she lives with him in London.

The DL queens are completely out of the loop when it comes to Rihanna.

by Anonymousreply 4609/27/2017

Azealia callde her a poor man's Nicki?

by Anonymousreply 4709/27/2017

The new Beyoncé? Beyoncé is not a rapper and Cardi B is not a singer.

This song is infectious. It's been stuck in my head for a month.

by Anonymousreply 4809/27/2017

R2, some of those lyrics are incorrect...

by Anonymousreply 4909/27/2017

What a fuckin' whore. Who financed this bitch's recording contract?

by Anonymousreply 5009/27/2017

I didn't say Rihanna is not great at making money, pressed stan at R46. Of course she knows how to make money. I just said she's super trashy. And she is.

by Anonymousreply 5109/27/2017

I don't think that Rihanna is trashy. She's a sweet girl who takes care of her family and friends.

by Anonymousreply 5209/27/2017

I presume the real reason for Cardi B's #1 is a strong hatred of Taylor Swift. Congratulations is deserved but there is a conspiracy afoot.

by Anonymousreply 5309/27/2017

Wendy Williams is supportive but suspects that she'll be a one-hit wonder.

by Anonymousreply 5409/27/2017

What is it with the mush mouth? Bitch sounds like Junior Samples.

LOL at Rihanna whoring herself out to a Saudi, the most disgusting slavemongers on earth. I bet she thinks we should all take a knee. She clearly has.

Money moves? I don't care about their fucking stock portfolios. How about writing a song?

by Anonymousreply 5509/27/2017

Do you think anyone is making money singing and writing songs anymore? Not everyone is Adele. The business model has changed dramatically in music. Most artists would go broke relying on royalties, so everyone has to diversify their brands. Keep waiting for the next Barry Manilow,r55.

Liam Gallagher to give you the tea on the music business...as you were.

by Anonymousreply 5609/27/2017

r46, Rihanna is as trashy as they come, from her multiple tattoos all over her body to her "cunt" necklace she wore years ago.

Please, don't even try.

by Anonymousreply 5709/27/2017

Music is trashy now, that good quality music without stupid lyrical hook does not make it to number one anymore. As a older millennia, I shake my head to the nonsense younger millennials elevate as a hit song. Gone were the days of talented rap skills of tupac and biggie smalls. Every song out there is a gimmick and much younger generation are the brainless puppets that record companies need to download those songs on iTunes.

by Anonymousreply 5809/27/2017

[QUOTE]LOL at Rihanna whoring herself out to a Saudi, the most disgusting slavemongers on earth. I bet she thinks we should all take a knee. She clearly has.

At least Rihanna will be able to drive next year.

by Anonymousreply 5909/27/2017

The dead eyes on all the people in that rancid video explains it all, has there ever been a more despicable group than the Z-List Rappers? And yes, the youth of America making this #1 are going to be as awful as you can imagine as adults. The future is going to be one long line at a Bronx White Castle.

by Anonymousreply 6009/27/2017

[QUOTE]Gone were the days of talented rap skills of tupac and biggie smalls.

Yeah right, like there weren’t people in the 90’s saying “Didja hear the latest garbage from The Notorious BIG? What the hell happened to music, man?”

by Anonymousreply 6109/27/2017

R57, How old are you? There are some old biddies in this thread. Having tats is trashy? Then most of the population under 40 is trash. Let’s burn Rihanna the stake for acting like a pop star and wearing a cunt necklace. Rihanna is having the time of her life as a RICH woman who doesn’t follow the rules. We need more rebels...

The real trash is Nicki Minaj...she’s hated by everyone in the industry...she’s an awful woman!!! She needs to go away forever.

by Anonymousreply 6209/27/2017

Tats are trashy, especially cliche imagery all over the body. Roman numerals, mames of dead family members, etc. Rhianna seems like a more human, free spirited pop whore than the others, though.

by Anonymousreply 6309/27/2017

White Castle!

by Anonymousreply 6409/27/2017

I have never heard this song before and it's #1?? I'm so out of touch with pop culture,

by Anonymousreply 6509/27/2017

Tats are trashy 90% of the time. Most people can't pull them off. They go in the pile with rectangular 2" acrylic nails, mullets, Truck Nutz, crispy bangs...

by Anonymousreply 6609/27/2017

Yes, you are, r65. Your not missing much...it’s a shit song.

by Anonymousreply 6709/27/2017

Wow, this artist of color is a singer of shit!

by Anonymousreply 6809/27/2017

R61 biggie was the start of a more materialistic type of rap

by Anonymousreply 6909/27/2017

Reagan and rap ruined the US

by Anonymousreply 7009/27/2017

This song reminds me of Drake's Started From the Bottom. Is it supposed to? The lyrical content of the songs is similar.

by Anonymousreply 7109/27/2017

It's interesting to see Taylor Swift underperforming by her standards. She broke records when her new single came out, but it was front-loaded. Her second promo single also underperformed. I had a feeling that '1989' was going to be her peak, and that appears to be the case.

by Anonymousreply 7209/27/2017

If they're talentless, they should at least be good looking in lieu of talent. This skank is horrible to look at.

by Anonymousreply 7309/27/2017

The people in this thread are old and irrelevant.

by Anonymousreply 7409/27/2017

[QUOTE]biggie was the start of a more materialistic type of rap

Exactly. Hip hop “purists” hated Biggie, Bad Boy and P. Diddy in particular. They’re the ones who paved the way for Cardi B.

by Anonymousreply 7509/27/2017

Cardi B suggests a new lane for female rappers—one that has little to do with seeking permission from male gatekeepers, pandering to white culture, or criticizing other women for their sexuality. It is about finding an audience on your own terms.

by Anonymousreply 7609/30/2017

She also talks in Spanish! She's half Dominican and half Trinidadian.

by Anonymousreply 7709/30/2017

R76 Orwellian third-wave horseshit. Sexism is empowering!

(PS: Easiest way to get an article published)

by Anonymousreply 7809/30/2017

Nicki Minaj is a huge bitch. I'm glad she decided to sit her fake ass down somewhere.

Cardi is hilarious and she's actually pretty humble. I still feel sorry for this girl that caught her shoe though lol

by Anonymousreply 7909/30/2017

So I just listened to this Yellow song for the first time and I kinda don't get it. Where's the beat drop? The bridge? The hook? It's all so monotone and low-energy.

by Anonymousreply 8009/30/2017

She isn’t a millennial creation, this is all on Gen Z.

by Anonymousreply 8109/30/2017

She's gross and so is Rihanna. Conversely, Rhianna's makeup line launched recently and received shitty reviews from the YouTube beauty community because it sucked. Most of the people who loved it were RiRi stans.

by Anonymousreply 8209/30/2017

R46 Rihanna is VERY WEALTHY but she's still way behind Madonna, the richest female act ever, Beyonce and Celine Dion

by Anonymousreply 8309/30/2017

R82, You are LYING about those reviews of Fenty Beauty...the long list of great reviews for her makeup brand has been extensive. The YouTube make up reviews have been amazing to the point that Fenty Beauty has it’s own YouTube channel. Women are loving her makeup collection...check out the lines wrapped around the block at Harvey Nichols in London. Her makeup is selling out at Sephora.

I hate when people make up shit when it doesn’t fit their narrative...Google is your friend and Rihanna is having the best year EVER!!!

by Anonymousreply 8409/30/2017

[quote]Fenty Beauty has it’s own YouTube channel

Gurl. You think I'm going to believe a review from Rihanna's own channel is an honest review of the product?

by Anonymousreply 8509/30/2017

R85, Real women reviewing the products is not good enough for you...well, that’s your problem.

by Anonymousreply 8609/30/2017

She looks old.

by Anonymousreply 8709/30/2017

riri stan on aisle r84 / r86

If you look at the reviews from "real" people trying the products you will hear them say the majority of the line did not work for them. If you look up YouTube reviews you will see for yourself the line looks like shit.

The majority of people saying the line is amazing have an agenda or are just hardcore riri nutters like r84 r86

by Anonymousreply 8809/30/2017

Again, the line is getting raves from beauty professionals in the fashion industry. I don’t care if you think I’m a Rihanna stan or not. I’m going by what I’ve read in magazines, newspapers, blogs and YouTube reviews. This line has gotten industry wide approval and the sales have proven so thus far. Some would love the line to fail and have Rihanna stay in her lane, but unfortunately for those sceptics/haters that’s not going to happen.

by Anonymousreply 8909/30/2017

Back to the Queen B!

I mean, Queen Bey! Everyone's favorite feyonce has released a charity single that is wiping Cardi B off of the top spot. Can our girl Cardi rebound or was her time at the top fated to be fleeting?

by Anonymousreply 9010/01/2017

They are all mostly the products of their songwriters, producers and engineers, whether its the bland Swift or the collection of Mud People mentioned in this thread.

by Anonymousreply 9110/01/2017

She's no Kate Bush.

Fail.

by Anonymousreply 9210/01/2017

No flash in the pan is she, Cardi B!

by Anonymousreply 9310/04/2017

Fenty Beauty is getting great reviews from what I see. So much so that many are waiting for some special holiday box.

by Anonymousreply 9410/04/2017

R76 says

"Cardi B suggests a new lane for female rappers—one that has little to do with seeking permission from male gatekeepers.."

by Anonymousreply 9510/04/2017

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by Anonymousreply 9610/04/2017

Lowest. Common. Denominator....

by Anonymousreply 9710/04/2017

Cardi B was giving blow jobs in the back room of Mr. Wedge's in da Bronx just a few months ago, look at the ol' girl now fellas!

by Anonymousreply 9810/04/2017

How you like her now? THREE WEEKS in the Billboard pop chart penthouse yo!

by Anonymousreply 9910/10/2017

With three weeks at No. 1, "Bodak Yellow" is now the longest-leading Hot 100 No. 1 for a female rapper without any other billed artists. It passes the only other such leader, Lauryn Hill's "Doo Wop (That Thing)," which ruled for two weeks beginning with its Nov. 14, 1998, debut at No. 1.

by Anonymousreply 10010/10/2017

Ri-bot at R89

by Anonymousreply 10110/10/2017

R95, people of all colors and backgrounds love hip hop. It's not going anywhere.

by Anonymousreply 10210/10/2017

r102, it should go straight into the garbage.

You call that music?

by Anonymousreply 10310/11/2017

Yep. Been about 35 years now? Not going anywhere.

by Anonymousreply 10410/11/2017

Timothee stans for Cardi!

Is it official now? Is Cardi the new Queen of the Gays?

by Anonymousreply 10511/28/2017

The Brits find her ignorance and trashy ways amusing.

by Anonymousreply 10612/01/2017

OMG. Is there a chorus? I gave up after 2 min. Been reading a bit about her and been meaning to listen to this - what a disappointment. I don’t even like Beyoncé but she’s no Beyoncé. Beyoncé has always paid for her own YSL! This foul mouthed fat little dwarf will be gone and forgotten by the end of next year. Charmless. More like Cardi Zzz.

by Anonymousreply 10712/01/2017

R76, are you fucking kidding?! “One that doesn’t criticise other women for their sexuality”?! The whole song is about how every other woman who isn’t Cardi B is a fucking whore but none of them are as a big of a fucking whore as she is between the sheets - you may have heard - and she’s such a fucking whore that she fucks for her YSL. What an empowering message for women of all ages!

by Anonymousreply 10812/01/2017

It ain't no "I Am Woman" but then again, what is?

by Anonymousreply 10912/01/2017

I like Rihanna a lot, I think she is authentic and naturally cool, she doesn't have to project this contrived sense of attitude like Cardi B or Nicki Minaj, it just comes naturally to Rihanna. I think most people find Rih likeable, even when she makes outrageous vids showing nude women being held hostage!

by Anonymousreply 11012/01/2017

She will be forgotten just like that Australia Iggy whatsherface. Butterface with a boot-shaped nose to boot.

by Anonymousreply 11112/01/2017

Cardi B is already over.

by Anonymousreply 11212/01/2017

Nope, not over yet! At least not according to Datalounge fave, Timothee Chalamet!

All the gays love Timothée!

Timothée loves Cardi B!

Ergo, all the gays love Cardi B!!

by Anonymousreply 11312/01/2017

God, Timothy is such a kiss-ass. He wants fame that badly, he'll attach his name to the biggest trash!

by Anonymousreply 11412/01/2017

Cardi B's sister, Hennessy Carolina is prettier AND a lesbian:

by Anonymousreply 11512/01/2017

Well, if Tim O'Tay likes her, I have to listen to it.

by Anonymousreply 11612/01/2017

Ughh thevsister is not prettier they have really exaggerated features big nose, face more than likely big, wide set vagina

by Anonymousreply 11712/01/2017

All the critics love Miss Cardi!

New York Magazine says that Bodak Yellow is the third best song of all songs released in 2017!

Suck on that, Taylor!

by Anonymousreply 11812/05/2017

question to the AAs of Data Lounge:

There was a mini-scandal caused by a video of the Victoria's Secret supermodel angels singing along to Bodak Yellow. The sang all the lyrics including one line with the word nigga in it.

Is it fair to write a song and pray that it gets to #1(which means crossing over) but setting guidelines as to how it must be sung by those buying/playing the music? I get the whole, "we can say it and you can't thing" but when you put it in a song, aren't you taking that to another level? I mean, it's really no longer an inside word of affection between like minded people of color is it?

by Anonymousreply 11912/05/2017

As Chris Rock might say, “Cardi B need a hit like a crackhead need a hit!”

All that success and attention for Bodak Yellow and still no follow up song to keep the kids excited! Yikes, bad business move, girl. Certainly not a “money move.”

by Anonymousreply 12012/06/2017

She was destined to be a one hit wonder

by Anonymousreply 12112/07/2017
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