Cardi B is now the highest-charting female rapper since 2014.
Cardi B broke her way into the week’s R&B/Hip Hop Single Sales Chart at #8 with “Bodak Yellow,” establishing her as the highest-charting female rapper since Nicki Minaj in 2014 with “Anaconda”. Future debuted at #3 with the Nicki Minaj-featured hit “You Da Baddest” while French Montana has knocked off DJ Khaled at #1 with the Swae Lee-featured “Unforgettable.”
Cardi B’s runaway hit “Bodak Yellow” increased its sales by 39% for the week ending August 3. The breakout single has swiftly ascended up the Billboard charts since its release. “Bodak Yellow” currently stands at #8 on the R&B/Hip Hop Single Sales chart with 71,574 in total sales — 21,739 of those in this week alone.