Cardi B paid tribute to Mac Miller after beating the late rapper for a Grammy

Last Updated: Feb 11 2019 14:33

Cardi B, won the award for Best Rap Album, her first Grammy, for Invasion of Privacy, at the 2019 Grammys on Sunday.

His ex and fellow first-time winner Ariana Grande was not happy about it, tweeting and then deleted tweets that said, "trash, "f--k" and "literal bulls--t." She also posted and deleted a response to a fan that said, "THEY INVITED HIS PARENTS OUT. NO." Following the online backlash, Grande apologized, saying, "Nothing to do w her. Good for her. I promise."

Cardi later posted on her Instagram page a video of herself thanking people for their support, adding, "I read an article that Mac Miller's family said that if he doesn't win, they want me to win, so I'm sharing this Grammy with you, mother--ker! Rest in peace!"