Los Angeles, CA – Cardi B walked away from the 61st Annual Grammy Awards on Sunday night time (February 10) with a trophy within the Best Rap Album class for Invasion Of Privacy. It marked the primary time in Grammy historical past a solo feminine artist has received in that individual class.
Following her win, the at all times colourful Belcalis Marlenis Almánzar shared an Instagram video herself celebrating the momentous event. But she didn’t overlook the late Mac Miller, whose Swimming album was additionally nominated for Best Rap Album.
“Thank you a lot!” she begins. “Thank you Bardi gang for at all times supporting me … I learn an article that Mac Miller’s household mentioned that if he don’t win, they need me to win, so I’m sharing this Grammy with you muthafucka. Rest in peace. Thank you everyone. Bronx up!”
Miller handed away final September following a drug overdose. In the wake his premature demise, his mother and father Karen Meyer and Mark McCormick have been invited to the ceremony to simply accept any posthumous awards on his behalf. Although their son didn’t win, the Pittsburgh-bred musician was included within the tribute reel these we misplaced in 2018.
Miller was 26 on the time his demise.