Lady Gaga supports Cardi B's Grammy win
Posted February 13, 2019 10:49 a.m. EST
Updated February 13, 2019 11:18 a.m. EST
CNN — Lady Gaga is supporting Cardi B in the wake of negative reaction to the rapper's Grammy win.
Cardi B quit Instagram this week after some critics said her debut album, "Invasion of Privacy," didn't deserve to win best rap album Sunday night.
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The win put Cardi B in the history books as the first solo female act to take the trophy.
On Tuesday, Lady Gaga tweeted, "It is so hard to be a woman in this industry.
"What it takes, how hard we work through the disrespectful challenges, just to make art," the singer wrote along with a photo of her and Cardi B laughing together at the Grammys. "I love you Cardi."
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The "A Star Is Born" actress also called on others to support Cardi B.
"You deserve your awards," Lady Gaga tweeted. "Let's celebrate her fight. Lift her up & honor her. She is brave."