New music this weekend contains Cardi B and Megan Thee Stallion’s NSFW “WAP,” Luke Bryan’s new LP plus a music from the late Juice Wrld and The Weeknd.
The “WAP” rapper, whose actual title is Belcalis Marlenis Almánzar, filed a divorce petition in Fulton County, Georgia, on Tuesday, requesting an finish to her marriage to the Migos rapper, whose actual title is Kiari Kendrell Cephus.
According to the petition, obtained by USA TODAY, Cardi B needs authorized and main bodily custody of the couple’s 2-year-old daughter, Kulture. She can be looking for an equitable division of their marital property in addition to for Offset to pay each youngster assist and all of her authorized charges from the divorce.
The petition comes three years after the couple secretly wed in September 2017, earlier than Offset publicly proposed a month later by providing Cardi B a large ring whereas they had been onstage throughout a Philadelphia live performance.
USA TODAY has reached out to the couple’s reps for remark.
Cardi B and Offset’s marriage hasn’t been with out its challenges.
In December 2018, Cardi launched Kulture to the world on Instagram, the identical day she introduced that she and Offset had been no longer in a relationship.
In a (since-deleted) Instagram video, Cardi mentioned that she and Offset had been making an attempt to make their relationship work, to no avail.
“It’s no one fault,” she said. “I suppose we simply grew out of love, however we’re not collectively anymore. I don’t know, it’d take time to get a divorce and I’m going to at all times have loads of love for him as a result of he’s my daughter’s father.”
The announcement got here within the mist of reported infidelity on the half of Offset, with TMZ publishing a tearful video statement from mannequin Summer Bunni during which she apologized for coming between the couple.
A few days later, Offset crashed his wife’s set at the Rolling Loud music festival in Los Angeles in an attempt to win her back, wheeling out an elaborate flower arrangement that spelled out “TAKE ME BACK CARDI” along with bouquets of red and white flowers. The “Bodak Yellow” rapper wasn’t having it: She shook her head at Offset and had an inaudible exchange with him before sending him offstage.
But the brand new yr appeared to carry a thaw of their relationship, with Offset accompanying Cardi B to the Grammys in January 2019. The subsequent month, she told reporters, “We working issues out, child.”
During an look on “The Ellen DeGeneres Show” the next March 2019, Offset opened up about changing into briefly estranged from Cardi B.
“I love my wife, so it’s serious, not a game to me,” he mentioned.
Offset additionally advised DeGeneres he determined to personal his errors together with his spouse: “I stepped to it as a man and said, ‘I’m wrong.’ I stepped to it as a man, and you don’t have to take me back but I just want you to know I love you and I care.”
Contributing: Maeve McDermott
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