“All the pieces has been up because you embraced me Queen.”
2022 has been an amazing year for Latto. From a number of award nominations and groundbreaking viral moments, to having a chart topping single with Mariah Carey, this has been the 12 months of fortunate Latto. The Atlanta-bred rapper not too long ago took to social media to reflect on her success, and gave a particular because of Mariah for serving to elevate her profession.
Mariah Carey & Latto on the 2022 BET Awards Leon Bennett/Getty Pictures for BET
“Simply sitting right here pondering how @MariahCarey actually modified my life,” the “It is Giving” rapper tweeted. “All the pieces has been up because you embraced me Queen I’m so grateful to have labored with you!!! Hope you’re having a very good day.” Earlier this 12 months, the legendary diva cleared the pattern of her 1995 traditional “Fantasy” for Latto’s “Huge Power” single, and even joined the younger star on the remix model of the monitor. However the actual shock got here when Mariah took the stage alongside Latto on the 2022 BET Awards.
The “All I Need For Christmas” icon responded to Latto’s variety tweet, saying, “A lot love and respect to you!!!” Though issues have been on the up and up for the 777 hitmaker, she made headlines over the summer season after teasing her single “P*ssy,” which addressed Roe Vs. Wade being overturned. Whereas some applauded Latto for utilizing her platform to talk out on such points, others noticed it as a ploy to advertise her profession. She addressed the critics by way of Twitter, saying, “I truly am donating proceeds.. Yall be the identical ones saying ‘why u gotta put up every part’ if I do & assume I’m not doing it if I don’t put up it lol nonetheless I AM utilizing my energy (platform) to make a change regardless shut yo faux woke a** up what are YOU doing???”
As for Mariah, the pop star not too long ago spoke out in gratitude for Atlanta Police Officers after three men broke into her Georgia home. Based on her group, MC was “so grateful for the detectives who arrived on the scene instantly.”