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The Rise of Megan Thee Stallion
Megan Jovon Ruth Pete  born February 15, ,  known professionally as Megan Thee Stallion pronounced "Megan the Stallion"   , is an American rapper, singer, and songwriter. She first garnered attention when videos of her freestyling became popular on social media platforms such as Instagram. She signed to Entertainment in , and released her first full-length mixtape , Fever , in to critical acclaim. The viral video helped Pete gain a larger digital presence and following on social media. She refers to her fans as "hotties", and credits her hyperactive fan base for her early success. After taking time off school, she resumed her studies at Texas Southern University in health administration, where she is a third year student as of Megan Thee Stallion released her second mixtape, Fever , on May 17, On May 21, , she released the music video for the opening album track, "Realer", which is inspired by the blaxploitation film style. In January , Megan Thee Stallion released the single " Diamonds " with singer Normani , for the soundtrack of the superhero film Birds of Prey 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
She and the authorities have said little about what took place early on July 12, and neither Megan Thee Stallion nor the Los Angeles Police have named a suspect or explained her injuries in detail. The police would not even confirm whether the injuries were gunshot wounds. Speculation has run rampant among hip-hop commentators and her legions of fans. Many have simply wondered what happened. Born Megan Pete, Megan Thee Stallion spent years rapping in her hometown, Houston, where she learned from her mother , who performed under the name Holly-Wood. She has emphasized her ambitions beyond music. She is a health-administration student at Texas Southern University. I was a bartender. She said that the police took her to the hospital and that she had surgery to remove bullets.
Over the years, it would have felt increasingly burdensome to accommodate practices that seemed to me like superstition. Thanks for pointing this stuff out. Your relationship with your family will be healed, and so will you. I told him that this wasn't working for me. I'm the overly busy person.