Texan belle Megan Thee Stallion has come a long way to be at the top of her game as one of America's mainstream rappers with a growing global audience and fanbase. Here are some facts about the rap queen.
Megan Thee Stallion's launch to stardom could be considered a phenomenal feat thanks to her hit track "Hot Girl Summer," which became music lovers' anthem in no time.
The Texas-born star is no one-hit-wonder as she started her career with mixtapes and captivating ciphers that gained the attention of big shot hip hop practitioners. Here are ten facts about Megan's life and what keeps her rap special.
A TEXAS BELLE
Born Megan Jovon Ruth Pete in Bexar County, Texas, Megan spent her childhood life in Houston's South Park area. According to her, being from Texas was part of her motivation for wanting to be a rapper. She noted that female rappers from Texas did not really have much representation.
GOT IT FROM HER MAMA
Back in the day, Megan's mom, Holly Thomas, under the stage name, Holly-Wood, was part of the rap world. As a child, Megan would accompany the music star instead of staying with a Nanny, then music gradually grew on her.
HOLLY-WOOD PASSED ON LAST YEAR
Thomas battled a brain tumor while managing her daughter's career. Unfortunately, she passed on in 2019. Once speaking about her mom, the emotional rapper noted that Holly-Wood was the only one that could make her laugh so much.
WAIT TILL 21
Thomas wanted Megan to wait till 21 before starting her rap career because her content was sexual, and she felt being eighteen was still too young. She took the time to go to college where she studied Health Administration.
THE HOT GIRL CODE
Once sharing tips on maintaining the hot girl status, Megan made it known that one had to be on top of their game and be energetic. Megan, 25, also noted that such a person had to be the life of the party.
SUGA AND TINA SNOW
One fun fact is that Megan has two alter egos, Tina Snow and Suga. When she feels confident and ready to take on the world, she is in her Tina Snow mood, and when her sweet and vulnerable side comes on, she becomes Suga.
THE RAPPER IS SINGLE
Besides her music, Megan knows how to keep her slew of admirers drooling with her voluptuous figure and a knack for stylish two-piece swimsuits. However, the star rapper is single by choice. She was once rumored to be with fellow star G-Eazy, but she noted in an interview that they were only friends.
MEGAN GOT HER DREAM COLLAB
Back in 2018, the music star made it known that her dream collaboration would be a song with music icon Beyoncé, due to their connections to Houston, Texas. Earlier this year, the duo hit the music scene with Megan's "Savage" remix.
SHE WAS SHOT ON BOTH FEET
A few months ago, the "Savage" rapper found herself in a controversial situation where she got shot on both feet. She had been with fellow hip hop star Tory Lanez, who was later said to have fired the shots.
Being a Health Administration student, the star has dreams of establishing living facilities in her town. She drew inspiration from her great-grandmother. Presently, Megan has plans of trademarking her "Hot Girl Summer" catchphrase as she continues to explore hip hop.