Cardi B People mistake me for Rapper Cardi B - Habida says

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The Kenyan singer claims that people often mistake her for the ‘Bodak Yellow’ Rapper.

Singer Habida has disclosed that people often mistake her for Bronx-born rap star Cardi B.

She revealed that when she was shooting a video for one of her upcoming singles in Capetown South Africa people would pop in on set and ask if it was Cardi B on set.

“I was like what? First of all who is this Cardi B? That’s how I found out about Cardi B. So I looked at her profile and I was like really now? Really guys. No!” Habida said on the Let’s Talk show.

play Habida didn't seem pleased that she was compared to Cardi B (Instagram)


An incident that forced her to create a skit refuting she looks like the Bronx-raised rapper. “I ain’t no Cardi B, who is this Cardi B in the first place? I ain’t no Cardi B my name is Habida, I don’t go around going eh eh eh! (sticks out tongue). Do you see me going around like that? Hell no! ”She is heard saying in the video.

During her interview on the Ebru TV Show Habida expressed that she doesn’t look like Cardi B, Cardi B looks like her. “I am so tired of that. (People comparing her to Cardi) I do not look like Cardi B...she looks like me.”

play People mistake me for Rapper Cardi B - Habida says (Courtesy)


“Honestly I think she (Habida) is a prettier version.” Pierra who is a host on the Let’s Talk show said with everyone agreeing that Habida is indeed prettier than Cardi B.

“Oh, Jesus!” Habida said blushing at the compliment before adding “I don’t mind getting her bank account or her fame, she can translate.*wink*wink.”


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