Early 2017: Offset has a publicist arrange a dinner with a host of females including Cardi B. Later on he fondly recalled the evening, saying: ‘I was like I am like, damn I like her! S**t I like Cardi B!’
February 5, 2017: The couple are spotted at the Superbowl looking cosy. He later revealed this was their first date, saying: ‘That’s a power move!’
February 14, 2017: On Valentine’s Day, Cardi made the relationship official as she took to Instagram to share video from their Superbowl date and branded her new boyfriend ‘Babe’ in apparent firm confirmation.
May 1, 2017: The couple party together at the Met Gala after-party.
May 16, 2017: Cardi and Offset delight fans as they release their first collaboration, Lick, with a sizzling video to match.
July 24, 2017: Offset gifts his girlfriend a $60K diamond chain.
August 27, 2017: She is forced to shut down engagement rumours, as she dismissed the claims at the VMAs, saying: ‘It is not true! I’m happy. Looking like I’m getting married. But I’m not there’
October 22, 2017: It is reported that the couple have split after Cardi took to Instagram to simply pen ‘single’. She later updates fans to say that she ‘exaggerated’ and they are in fact a couple.
The couple pictured in October 2017
October 27, 2017: After releasing a new collaboration, this time with Nicki Minaj and Migos, Offset pops the question on-stage at Power 99 radio’s Powerhouse concert in Philadelphia. She later shows off her ring, saying: ‘Thank you for seeing the potential in me since you met me. For giving me advice molding me and loving me. You’re such a amazing man to me, your family, friends, kids and you are extremely talented.’
December 24, 2017: A video leaks allegedly showing Offset in bed with another woman. Two days later Cardi and Offset take to Instagram to pretend to have sex while fully dressed.
January 9, 2018: Cardi responds to rumours, saying: ‘Why is it a problem that I want to take my time with a decision on my relationship? Why do I have to explain myself? I don’t ask ya why you still with that man that lives with his mom, that don’t pay your bills….Since when you guys had perfect relationship?’
April 7, 2018: Cardi stuns fans as she announces she is pregnant on Saturday Night Live. She later told Ellen Degeneres: My dude named the baby. I really like the name. I’m gonna let him say the name since he named the baby.’
Cardi pictured with daughter Kulture in July 2020
June 25, 2018: TMZ reveal the couple have been married since September 2017, with a marriage license from Fulton County in Georgia proving the date.
July 10, 2018: Cardi reveals on Instagram that she has welcomed a daughter called Kulture Kiari Cephus.
September 20, 2018: The star confirmed she married Offset on September 20, 2017, where she wore a tracksuit during the nuptials
December 5, 2018: Cardi announces that she has ‘fallen out of love’ with the rapper. In a video on Instagram, she detailed: ‘It’s nobody fault, it’s just like, I guess we just grew out of love but we are not together anymore.’
December 15, 2018: Offset reaches out to his ex, writing: ‘I know I embarrassed you. I was partaking in activity I shouldn’t have been taking in’. He then took to the stage during her appearance at a festival to beg her forgiveness. She said: ‘I get that he’s trying. It’s hard. It’s gonna take a long time to—I don’t know what’s going to happen next…I just feel bad. This is why I don’t like surprises.’
January 6, 2019: After holidaying together the previous month, it was claimed they were in constant contact. Later in the month, TMZ report that the couple have reunited and she returned to their Atlanta home.
February 10, 2019: The couple make a glamorous appearance at the Grammy’s to confirm their reunion. In May then make a similarly steamy red carpet appearance at the Billboard Music Awards.
February 10, 2019: The couple make a glamorous appearance at the Grammy’s to confirm their reunion (pictured)
December 2019: Cardi discusses forgiving the rapper, saying: ‘When me and my husband got into our issues—you know, he cheated and everything—and I decided to stay with him and work together with him, a lot of people were so mad at me; a lot of women felt disappointed in me.
‘But it’s real-life s**t. If you love somebody and you stop being with them and you’re depressed and social media is telling you not to talk to that person because he cheated, you’re not really happy on the inside until you have the conversation. Then if you get back with them, it’s like, how could you? You let all of us down. People that be in marriages for years, when they say till death do us part, they not talking about little arguments like if you leave the fridge open. That’s including everything’.
May 11, 2020: The couple mark Mother’s Day on social media. He gifts her two Birkin handbags.
September 15, 2020: It is revealed that Cardi has filed for divorce after three years of marriage. The Bodak Yellow hitmaker filed documents in Superior Court, Fulton County, Georgia on Tuesday under their real names — Belcalis Almanzar and Kiari Cephus — as part of a divorce petition, according to TMZ.
November 2, 2020: Cardi B officially filed to call off divorce Offset in Georgia
June 27, 2021: Cardi reveals she’s expecting her second child with Offset