Cardi B is bringing the party to MTV! The 25-year-old “Bodak Yellow” rapper will perform for the first time since giving birth to baby Kulture in July on Monday night (August 20) in New York City. MTV made the exciting announcement on their VMAs Twitter account on Wednesday afternoon (August 15). “ WANNA PARTY WITH CARDI??? Cardi N will open the 2018 VMAs. You don’t wanna miss this. August 20th at 9p on MTV ,” they wrote.