Cardi B breaks 19-year billboard music record

BURLINGTON, Vt. (WCAX) If you weren't paying attention, you may have missed a woman make history a few weeks ago. Rapper Cardi B became the first solo female rap act to top the Billboard charts since Lauryn Hill about 20 years ago.

Champlain College Professor and Hip-Hop Scholar Brian Murphy joined us to speak about the significance of this moment and what it means for women in the music industry. Watch the video for the interview.