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8-Year-Old Fredericksburg Native Catches The Attention Of Reigning Rap Queen, Cardi B
After dropping her latest single, which promotes financial responsibility, Kennedy O'Neal, a.k.a. Super Kennedy, receives the "Bodak Yellow" rapper's seal of approval.
By: Spotlight Media Pros
"I was so excited and surprised when Cardi B saw my remix to her song. I worked so hard on it, and for someone of her talent and caliber to react so positively to it, it means a lot. I'm a big fan of hers," Kennedy said.
Kennedy's "Money" remix attracted Cardi B's attention after the Instagram account for FroBabies, which has more than 772,000 followers and focuses on empowering children of color, posted a video clip of the 8-year-old's music video with the caption "Super Kennedy does a remix to Cardi B's 'Money.' She is teaching kids to save and invest.'" It wasn't long before Cardi B responded to the post with "I loveeee it."
"I am such a big Cardi B fan. She speaks her truth, and it isn't afraid to speak her mind. I admire that and do the same thing in my music. When it comes to saving at a young age and financial responsibility, I'm honest. I say what I mean, and I mean what I say," Kennedy said.
Kennedy first entered that national spotlight after appearing on "Good Morning America (https://abcnews.go.com/
LINK TO KENNEDY'S "MONEY REMIX":
ABOUT KENNEDY O'NEAL:
Kennedy O'Neal is on a mission to help other kids learn the value of saving money. She knows that it's the key to building a more stable, secure future. She loves kids her age but gets concerned when she meets other children who do not know that they should be saving their money. When she's not busy adding money to her piggy bank, she enjoys taking part in gymnastics.