As 2018 comes to a close, VALLEY likes to look back on all our favorite celebrity couples of the year. While reflecting, one thing is for sure — Cardi B and Offset’s relationship took fans for a roller coaster ride. They got married, they had baby Kulture and they split. So where are they now? Here is a recap of the rapper pair’s rocky relationship.
Cardi B and Offset meet at an industry event in in 2016
According to a video posted by @HoodStarzMusic on Twitter, Offset approached Cardi at the event. “He really wanted to talk to me,” Cardi says in the video. Cardi claims she didn’t know Offset at the time, but it sounds like he had his eye on Cardi.
Cardi B on meeting Offset pic.twitter.com/ovHUmYPBBh
— Hood Starz ⭐️ (@HoodStarzMusic) November 29, 2017
On September 20, 2017, Cardi and Offset have a secret wedding
Even though fans of the “Bodak Yellow” rapper wouldn’t find out until eight months later, Cardi and Offset tied the knot in September in Fulton County, Georgia.
On October 27, 2017, Offset proposes to Cardi at show in Philadelphia
Cardi and Offset were already secretly married, so this elaborate proposal onstage was all a show. Regardless, a proposal like this is only fit for someone like Cardi.
In early February 2018, rumors go around that Cardi is pregnant
A fan commented on a video Cadi posted on instagram saying, “Is there maybe a Kylie Jenner secret that we need to know about lol. Just asking.” Cardi clapped back by saying, “No b*tch I’m just getting fat. Let me fat in peace.” Cardi is all of our moods after this holiday season.
In April 2018, Cardi confirms the pregnancy rumors on SNL
Cardi showed off her baby bump in a form-fitting white gown during her performance on “Saturday Night Live,” and rocked that new pregnancy glow. A mini Cardi is officially being born!
On June 25, 2018 Cardi confirms that her and Offset have been married for eight months
Their decision to tie the knot was spontaneous and they kept the ceremony very lowkey. Once we thought the announcement of their secret marriage couldn’t be topped, Cardi and Offset announced the birth of baby Kulture on July 11.
On December 5, 2018 Cardi announces her split with Offset
After what seems like a long drama-free streak for this pair, Cardi took to Instagram to announce her split with Offset. Earlier rumors of his cheating seem to have bothered her more than she let on. Cardi explains in a video that has since been removed from her Instagram page:
“So everybody been bugging me and everything, and you know I’ve been trying to work things out with my baby father for a hot minute now,” says Cardi. “And we’re really good friends and you know, we’re really good business partners — you know he’s always somebody that I went to to talk to, and we got a lot of love for each other but things just haven’t been working out between us for a long time. And it’s nobody fault. It’s just like, I guess we just grew out of love, but we’re not together anymore.”
On December 9, 2018, Offset tweets that he misses Cardi
We would too, Offset.
Offset surprises Cardi on stage on December 16, 2018
In the middle of Cardi’s performance at the Rolling Loud music festival, Offset unexpectedly brought signs out onstage that read, “Take me back, Cardi.” Cardi didn’t seem too happy onstage, but later took to Instagram,as she does, to defend Offset. Even though she isn’t getting back together with him right away, he’s the father of her baby, and she “doesn’t like that bashing online thing.”
In Late December, Cardi and Offset spend Christmas together in Puerto Rico
While still separated, the rapper duo decided to spend Christmas together as a family in Puerto Rico for the sake of baby Kulture. She might not be ready to take him back just yet, but she is determined to put her family and daughter first.
Well, after all of that drama, we’re still not really sure where Cardi and Offset stand. In 2019, #BardiGang will be waiting patiently for the pair to solve their unresolved issues … and for some more adorable Instagram posts of Kulture, please.