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Cardi B says she wants to be a “billion-dollar woman” like Rihanna

Cardi B has stated she aspires to achieve the identical stage of success as Rihanna and Jay-Z, who’re two of her “greatest influences”.

The New York rapper, who performed ‘WAP’ at Sunday’s Grammys, was being interviewed on Stationhead this week when she spoke about how her inspirations had modified since first beginning out.

“Once I got here to the sport and other people was once like, ‘Who do you look as much as?’ I all the time used to say, ‘I don’t look as much as no one’, as a result of I didn’t actually perceive the sport and I solely really feel like I acquired influenced by the those who was round me,” Cardi defined.

“However now that I’m on the stage that I’m at, one in all my greatest influences is Rihanna and Jay-Z.”

She continued: “And I’m not simply saying it to kiss ass or something. I simply really feel like they’re so influential as a result of Rihanna comes from a rustic, a Caribbean nation, that my dad and mom got here from and he or she’s a complete billionaire.”

Again in February, it was reported by Forbes that Rihanna’s Savage X Fenty lingerie firm had reached $1billion (£715.8million) in fairness. The star also became the world’s richest female musician in May, with an estimated fortune of £468million.

“For her to make her enterprise so huge and be a billionaire, that’s what I attempt to be,” Cardi added. “That’s what I would like. I need to be a billion-dollar lady. I need to construct an enormous model.”

The ‘Invasion Of Privacy’ artist went on to say that Jay-Z – whose net worth recently increased by 40 per cent – was “from the hood similar to me”.

“He’s from the hood and this man’s a complete billionaire,” she added. “And that’s simply all about technique and that’s simply all about shaking fingers, that’s simply all about placing plans collectively.”

Forbes reported earlier this month that Jay-Z’s net worth had increased from $1billion to $1.4billion after he sold his controlling stake in Tidal, having additionally lately sold 50 per cent of his Armand de Brignac champagne brand to luxury goods company Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton.

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