Cardi B is coming….” turned into one of the rising Twitter trends on Monday morning after the American rapper and actress posted a cryptic video over her social media accounts.
That, however, wasn’t the only thing that intrigued the Internet, especially the desi web.
Belcalis Marlenis Almánzar aka Cardi B sent her fans in a frenzy after the rapper teased an announcement about something exciting that was coming up on 1 February (in the US).
In her 12-second-video, Cardi B can be seen walking down the stairs as she says, “I got an announcement to make tomorrow. Bye.”
The video had her fans and followers speculating instantly. New video? New single? New album? While the west was busy scratching their heads over it, Cardi B turned heads of the desi audiences who were immediately interested in the choice of background music the rapper had playing in the backdrop.
I got a announcement to make tomorrow ???? pic.twitter.com/5pVtJShEgg
— iamcardib (@iamcardib) February 1, 2021
Yep, Cardi used a super hit song called “Kaliyon Ka Chaman” from 1981 Bollywood movie Jyoti starring Aruna Irani. Sung by Lata Mangeshkar, Cardi grabbed more attention than she had ever hoped for.
— Shari ♑️ (@SharShar_) February 1, 2021
Not the Bollywood music in the background lmaooo https://t.co/Cr3J13G8k5
— mona ???? (@monaluv99) February 1, 2021
its an desi song isnt it? https://t.co/rlBb6nK41E
— Eba⁷ ???? SURCH BEST NAME (@GLOSSTRIVIAS) February 1, 2021
okay is that kaliyo ka chaman in the background?@?$#?$ https://t.co/AKzBSqZD6u
— Shushi⁷♡ (@KimSeokjinBitch) February 1, 2021
my brown people. please tell im not trippin, but is that Lata Mangeshkar singing in the back??? ???? https://t.co/oK5BgFY9VM
— ♡ duvy (@quayzahr) February 1, 2021
Why "Kaliyon ka Chaman" playing in the background? https://t.co/eP06z5EBC5
— ⓧᱬ (@anomegamutant) February 1, 2021
Meanwhile, the pop singer was in awe of actress Priyanka Chopra after watching her latest film The White Tiger. Taking to Twitter the singer shared how Priyanka left her crying and angry with her ‘amazing’ performance.
“White tiger is such a great movie. I was crying and angry watching it,” read Cardi’s tweet. Responding to her, Priyanka thanked her for the compliment. Adored by the actress’ tweet, Cardi replied to Priyanka writing, “Yes You was so sweet and adorable. You was amazing.”
“Kisses always mama! You the best,” wrote Priyanka thanking Cardi.