“Y’all don’t do that to white celebrities.”
Cardi B’s Hermés Birkin bag assortment has everybody speaking.
Two weeks after the “WAP” rapper shared a photograph of her costly closet on Instagram, a racist submit began circulating on-line that incorrectly claimed some Black feminine rappers aren’t capable of afford — and are bringing down the worth of — Birkin baggage.
When the 2019 Grammy winner for Finest Rap Album caught wind of the submit, she instantly responded on Instagram.
“Very first thing first, I undoubtedly might get a bag. Really, I received 4 baggage right this moment from the Hermés retailer. I don’t need to brag, but it surely’s like, don’t even attempt it.” Cardi defined.
“And, second of all, why is it that y’all asking feminine rappers if they may get a bag from the Hermés retailer? Y’all don’t try this to those white celebrities,” she continued. “So why is it that y’all gotta be asking us? What the fuck? It simply makes you need to brag like, ‘Bitch have you learnt who the fuck you are speaking to?’”
“And one other factor is, why when a Black woman, why when a Hispanic woman [has] a bag you need to query it? ‘Oh is it pretend?’ or ‘She’s a scammer’…,” the “Cash” rapper mentioned. “There’s numerous boss-ass bitches out right here. There’s bitches which might be getting cash out right here.”
If something, Cardi mentioned when she rocks an costly piece of clothes, the model’s gross sales are positive to go up — and that’s precisely what occurred when she rapped in regards to the Christian Louboutin sneakers she wore in her well-known “Bodak Yellow” music video.
“When ‘Bodak Yellow’ got here out you could possibly truly Google that their gross sales went up 1,000+%,” she famous. “Like hip-hop, we begin traits. When y’all say that we devalue shit, no we truly add worth.”
Nonetheless, Cardi mentioned it’s at all times greatest to purchase issues which you could afford.
“Let me inform you one thing: when you’re a daily woman you do not received to interrupt your neck to have a Birkin. A Birkin does not make you,” she mentioned.
“So do not ever really feel such as you received to check your self,” Cardi continued. “Do not examine your self to no one [on] the web. This web shit is pretend… You continue to a nasty fucking bitch. Interval.”
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