Still, she isn’t letting her career completely fall to the wayside, as the Bronx native recently previewed new music via Instagram.
The “Best Life” spitter took to the popular social media site to share a snippet of her rapping a previously unreleased track, rhyming, “Do you hate my attitude or is just my appearance/Are you mad I get paid just to make an appearance/Are you mad your baby dad wanna make me a parent/I look good in anything—Fashion Nova on clearance.”
The former reality show star also took to Instagram Live to reveal she’s already working on the follow-up to her debut album, Invasion of Privacy.
“I did features with artists—I don’t know when they’re gonna put their music out. I’m gonna have a project coming out in the fall, and I’m gonna work. People, my life is not over, you know? I just have to take my time with to do certain things, because my body really cannot take it.”
Hear Cardi discuss her new projects and the future below.
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Born and raised in Compton, California, Jessica Bennett began her career as an intern at The Oakland Post, and later, The Source Magazine. She went on to write for respected hip hop publications such as DJ Booth and Hip Hop DX before becoming the Urban Editor of pop culture website, Wetpaint.com. She joined Ebony as the Entertainment Editor August 2017. Bennett has interviewed such names as Vanessa Williams, Spike Lee, Tyra Banks, Forest Whitaker, Magic & Cookie Johnson and several others.