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These expensive, these is red bottoms, these is bloody shoes,” Cardi B raps in the opening lines of her record-breaking hit, “Bodak Yellow.” “Hit the store, I can get ‘em both, I don’t wanna choose.” Shortly after its release back in June, Cardi’s debut single became the surprise smash hit of the summer; in September, she became the first solo female rapper to top the Billboard Hot 100 chart since Lauryn Hill in 1998.Red Bottom Shoes. And the following month, Cardi scooped up five BET Awards, including the Made-You-Look Award and Hustler of the Year.
Today, as “Bodak Yellow” makes perfectly clear, she buys her own red bottoms — in bulk. “She has to have over 90 pairs,” Kollin Carter, the stylist Cardi’s worked with since last summer, tells Billboard. “She usually buys a pair or two every couple of weeks.Christian Louboutin Outlet. Where she’s from, when girls are ready to get dressed up, that’s what you wear. And in real life, before ‘Bodak’ blew up, she wore red bottoms because that’s what it means to make it in the Bronx.”Cheap Christian Louboutin.
And by buying and rapping about Christian Louboutins, Cardi’s boosted the brand’s pop cultural currency in a big way.Replica Christian Louboutin. According to a recent report from Business of Fashion and Lyst, searches for the luxury label’s heels have increased by a staggering 217 percent since “Bodak Yellow” first hit the airwaves. Pull up Google’s search data for “red bottoms,” and the spike is even more impressive.