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"Bodak Yellow" Was Nominated For A Grammy And I'm Actually Very Emotional Right Now

Bought a bag? Check. Fixed her teeth? Check. Got nominated for two Grammys? Checkity check.

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There is no denying this is Cardi B's freaking year.

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First she made it to the top of Hot 100 with "Bodak Yellow," making her the first solo female rapper to dominate the chart since Lauryn Hill in 1998!

Cardi B going #1 feels like a win for all of us. We did that. I’m singing Bodak Yellow to every Black person I see.

@The__Prototype / Via Twitter: @The__Prototype

Then her boyfriend, Offset, proposed to her onstage at her concert with a ring that is probably triple the cost of my student loans.

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And now "Bodak Yellow" has officially been nominated for two Grammys: Best Rap Performance and Best Rap Song.

Congratulations 60th #GRAMMYs Best Rap Performance nominees: @BigSean, @iamcardib, @S_C_, @kendricklamar, and…

@RecordingAcad / Via Twitter: @RecordingAcad

Because Cardi B was not actually credited as a writer on "Bodak Yellow" she won't get to take home a Grammy if it wins Best Rap Song, but it's still incredibly impressive.

To say her fans were excited to hear the news is a gross understatement. Twitter blew the hell up.

Cardi B nabs multiple nominations for ‘Bodak Yellow’ 🔥 #Grammys

@_miciagirl / Via Twitter: @_miciagirl

Some noted that Cardi B will be facing off against her fiancé, Offset, for Best Rap Performance.

bodak yellow up against bad and boujee the grammys trynna destroy black love stay woke

@rdcted / Via Twitter: @rdcted

Others were just very proud of Cardi B for absolutely killing it this year.

Omg!!! Cardi B is nominated for 2 Grammy Awards for best Rap song and Best Rap Performance!!!! @iamcardib Yesssssss…

@Rimbello / Via Twitter: @Rimbello

Of course, a few people wished she was nominated in a few other Grammy categories.

how did 24K Magic score a nomination for "Record of the Year" over "Bodak Yellow"? I'm asking for a friend #Grammys

@yesIamGAME / Via Twitter: @yesIamGAME

From dancing, to making money moves, to two Grammy noms? Love her or hate her, you've got to admit Cardi B is on her shit this year.


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