American rapper Megan Jovon Ruth Pete, known professionally as Megan Thee Stallion has released his new project, “Something For Thee Hotties.”
Originally from Houston, Texas, she first garnered attention when videos of her freestyling became popular on social media platforms such as Instagram.
In January 2020, Megan Thee Stallion released the single “Diamonds” with singer Normani, for the soundtrack of the superhero film Birds of Prey released the same year. That same month, she announced her debut album Suga and released the lead single “B.I.T.C.H.”.
In February 2020, she featured on the single “Fkn Around” by Phony Ppl, and appeared on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, performing “B.I.T.C.H.”.
The March 2020, she announced that her debut album was delayed as a result of her attempting to renegotiate her contract with 1501 Certified. She started the hashtag “#FreeTheeStallion” to raise awareness of the issue, noting that “[she did not] understand some of the verbiage” when she signed the initial contract with 1501.
Megan Thee Stallion is known for her confidence, sensuality, and explicit lyrics. She presents her sexuality throughout her lyrics, videos, and live performances.
In an interview with Pitchfork she stated, “It’s not just about being sexy, it’s about being confident and me being confident in my sexuality.”
On her Texas rap origins, she told Rolling Stone, “I don’t feel like we ever really had a female rapper come from Houston or Texas and shut shit down. So that’s where I’m coming from.”