Megan Thee Stallion

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Megan Thee Stallion
Pete in 2019
Pete in 2019
Background information
Birth nameMegan Jovon Ruth Pete
Also known as
  • Meg Thee Stallion
  • Tina Snow
Born (1995-02-15) February 15, 1995 (age 26)
Bexar County, Texas, U.S.[1]
OriginPearland, Texas, U.S.
GenresHip hop
Occupation(s)
  • Rapper
  • singer
  • songwriter
InstrumentsVocals
Years active2016–present
Labels
Associated acts

Megan Jovon Ruth Pete[2] (born February 15, 1995),[1] known professionally as Megan Thee Stallion (pronounced "Megan the Stallion"[3][4]), is an American rapper and singer-songwriter.

She has released three EPs since 2017—Make It Hot, Tina Snow, and Suga—with the latter two charting on the US Billboard 200. She released her first full-length mixtape, Fever in 2019.

In 2020, her single "Savage" went viral on the social media app TikTok and reached number one on the US Billboard Hot 100 chart following the release of a remix with Beyoncé.

She has won two BET Awards, two BET Hip Hop Awards, a MTV Video Music Award, and a Billboard Women in Music Award.

On July 15, 2020, she was multiple shot and had emergency surgery to remove the bullets.[5] She made a full recovery.[5]

On the 7th of August 2020, she released the song WAP with American rapper Cardi B.

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Megan Jovon Ruth Pete: Born 15 Feb 1995 in Bexar, Texas | Texas Birth Index". FamilySearch. Retrieved January 10, 2020.
  2. Ogunnaike, Lola (April 6, 2020). "Megan Thee Stallion Is Just Warming Up". Marie Claire. ISSN 0025-3049. Retrieved June 27, 2020.
  3. "Megan Thee Stallion's ABCs" (Event occurs at 0:03). XXL Mag. July 9, 2019. ISSN 1093-0647. Retrieved June 27, 2020 – via YouTube.
  4. "Megan Thee Stallion Sings Rihanna, Beyoncé and Khalid in a Game of Song Association" (Event occurs at 0:05). ELLE. June 27, 2019. ISSN 0888-0808. Retrieved June 27, 2020 – via YouTube.
  5. 5.0 5.1 "Megan Thee Stallion Says She's 'Incredibly Grateful to Be Alive' After Being Shot Multiple Times". www.billboard.com. 2020-07-15. Retrieved 2020-07-15.