Cardi B may have had success at the American Music Awards on November 22, the star could not honor the prestigious ceremony with her presence … because she was at the dentist.
Thanks to “WAP”, her duet with rapper Megan Thee Stallion, Cardi actually won the “People’s Favorite Song” trophy for the second time in her career, with “Bodak Yellow” winning the award in 2018. However, she does not. could not be present because of a medical appointment that she had not had time to deprogram.
She explained on Twitter: “Thanks a lot guys. Me and Meg really appreciate all the love from the fans, celebrities and everyone who supported the song. Thanks also for voting. Arf, if I had known that this was all happening today, I would have postponed my dentist appointment. I’m all bloated. “
In an audio message, Cardi also shared, “I wish I knew I was going to have an AMA or something, I wouldn’t have gone to the dentist and I wouldn’t have let him knock out all my teeth. Now I sound like a freak. But I just wanted to thank everyone. I love you so much. “
The ceremony was held on November 22, and many stars were present that evening, respecting the rules of social distancing due to the coronavirus pandemic. Among the celebrities that we saw on stage were Jennifer Lopez, Bebe Rexha, or Dua Lipa.
Although she did not win any other trophies, Cardi was also nominated in the categories of “best collaboration” for “WAP”, or that of “best female artist RAP / hip hop”.