The passing of Cardi B’s grandmother still affects her to this day. On Monday (Nov. 11), Cardi shared a heartfelt tribute post on Instagram.
“Good morning guys…My grandma passed away 11-11-11. I look down on my phone is 11:11.I know for a fact she watching me,” she captioned her post. “Thank you Lord for them small little messages that let me know you real.”
Though Cardi is still reeling the loss of her grandmother eight years later, she continues to push forward. This year, Cardi notched a string of Hot 100 hits headlined by her R&B-tinged single “Excuse Me” featuring Bruno Mars. She also has found success in the TV and movie circuit after her appearances in Netflix’s music competition Rhythm & Flow and the star-laden film Hustlers.
Check out Cardi’s dedication post to her grandmother below.