Cardi B revealed as the star of Pepsi’s ad campaign for Super Bowl 53… following in the footsteps of Cindy Crawford, Britney Spears and Mariah Carey
As her star continues to rise to meteoric heights, Cardi B has just landed another major campaign.
The 26-year-old rapper will be the face of Pepsi for next month’s Super Bowl 53, TMZ reports.
Production sources confirmed to the website that the Bodak Yellow hitmaker has signed on and has already filmed the ad which will be aired during the game.
Killing the game: Cardi B has been chosen as the face of Pepsi this year for Super Bowl 53
The Pepsi ad is one of the most coveted spots during the game and always attracts the biggest names in showbiz.
Last year Cindy Crawford recreated her iconic 1992 Pepsi commercial for Super Bowl 52.
Previously some of the biggest names in the industry like Madonna, Britney Spears, Mariah Carey, Pink and One Direction, have all taken on the role as Super Bowl spokesperson for the soda company.
Cardi will also be performing with Bruno Mars at an event on Super Bowl weekend with rumors that it will be the biggest party of the week of celebrations.
Highlight: Cardi (pictured December 7) will also be performing with Bruno Mars at an event over the Super Bowl weekend with rumors that it will be the biggest party of the week of celebrations
Iconic: Last year Cindy Crawford recreated her iconic 1992 Pepsi commercial for Super Bowl 52
Biggest names: Britney Spears seen in 2004 and Mariah Carey is pictured in the 2006 commercial
As TMZ previously reported, Cardi was in talks to join Maroon 5 for the halftime show but negotiations fell through.
Super Bowl 53 takes place on Sunday February 3 at the Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta, Georgia.
It’ll be a busy month for the rap star as she is also set to perform at the Grammy Awards on February 11.
She will join other stars Camila Cabello, Shawn Mendes and Post Malone taking the stage at the Staples Center in Los Angeles.
Cardi has been nominated for five awards at the ceremony; Best Album, Best Record, Best Rap Album, Best Pop Duo/ Group Performance and Best Rap Performance.
Big night: Maroon 5 are headlining the Super Bowl halftime show this year on February 3
In demand: It’ll be a busy month for the rap star as she is also set to perform at the Grammy Awards on February 11