Megan Thee Stallion Full Biography:
Born Megan Jovon Ruth Pete, Megan Thee Stallion is an award-winning American rapper, singer, songwriter, dancer, and choreographer.
The rapper first gained attention after videos of her freestyling in cyphers went viral on popular social media platforms such as Instagram.
Megan Thee Stallion so far has two BET Awards, two BET Hip Hop Awards, two MTV Video Music Awards, one Billboard Women in Music Award, among others.
The “Savage” hitmaker is best known for her three commercially released EPs: “Make It Hot”, “Tina Snow”, and “Suga”—with the latter two charting on the US Billboard 200.
The release of her single remix “Savage” featuring Beyoncé also reached No.1 on the US Billboard Hot 100 chart.
Her collaboration with Cardi B on the song “WAP” is the first female rap collaboration ever in history to debut at No.1 on the US Billboard Hot 100 chart.
- Megan Thee Stallion Full Biography:
- Megan Thee Stallion Age & Date Of Birth
- Megan Thee Stallion Height
- Her stage name “Megan Thee Stallion” comes from her height
- Is Megan Thee Stallion a Transgender?
- Megan Thee Stallion net worth
- Megan Thee Stallion Childhood & Early Life, Parents, Family
- Megan Thee Stallion High School & University Education
- Marriage, Relationship: Megan Thee Stallion boyfriend Moneybagg Yo, Tristan Thompson
- Megan Thee Stallion Music Career
- Megan’s Music Influences & Role Models
- Controversies: Megan Thee Stallion accuses Tory Lanez of shooting her foot with a gun
- Megan Thee Awards, Nominations, Recognition, Honours
- Megan Thee Stallion Instagram
Megan Thee Stallion Age & Date Of Birth
Megan Jovon Ruth Pete aka Megan Thee Stallion was born on Wednesday, February 15th, 1995.
The American rapper is currently 25 years of age and will be 26 come next year, 2021.
Megan Thee Stallion Height
Megan Thee Stallion has an imposing figure with a height of 5 feet 10 inches (1m 78cm).
Her stage name “Megan Thee Stallion” comes from her height
Megan Jovon Ruth Pete’s stage name, “Megan Thee Stallion” — pronounced “Megan the Stallion” — was inspired by her height, and “thick”, large-boned endomorph body frame.
During her high school days, Megan was referred to as Stallion because she was exceptionally tall for her age. Megan’s height is 5 feet 10 inches (1m 78cm).
Is Megan Thee Stallion a Transgender?
In 2019, the rapper was accused of hiding her real identity as a “male” after a video of her twer.king went viral.
In the said video, Megan Thee Stallion is seen wearing a revealing outfit which consists of a purple long-sleeve crop top and black bikini bottoms.
As the rapper twer.ked whilst facing the crowd, something seemed to fall out of the front of her bikini bottoms, leading to speculations that she might be transgender.
Megan Thee Stallion net worth
According to Forbes, the B.I.T.C.H hitmaker is worth $3million.
Megan Thee Stallion Childhood & Early Life, Parents, Family
Megan Jovon Ruth Pete was born to Ms Holly Aleece Thomas and Mr Joe Pete in Bexar County, Texas, and raised in the South Park neighborhood of Houston.
In 2011, and at age 15, Megan Thee Stallion lost her father, Mr Joe Pete who she regards as the best daddy in the world.
In March 2019, Megan’s mother, Holly Aleece Thomas — who was a bill collector and rapper in the late ’90s and early 2000s with the stage name Holly-Wood — sadly also passed away after battling a cancerous brain tumor.
Megan Thee Stallion High School & University Education
The American rapper graduated from Pearland High School in 2013. She studied at the Prairie View A&M University.
In 2019, she continued her studies after her break at the Texas Southern University where she undertook a course in Health Administration.
Marriage, Relationship: Megan Thee Stallion boyfriend Moneybagg Yo, Tristan Thompson
The “Savage” hitmaker is known to have dated Memphis rapper, Moneybagg Yo. The two — Megan and Moneybagg — were together as the best couple for some months in 2019 before they decided to part ways.
In a radio interview with host Ebro Darden, Moneybagg Yo told the world that they both had strong personalities and were clashing a lot.
The Memphis rapper went on to say that he does not have any ill feelings towards his ex-girlfriend and that, he wishes her all the best.
In June 2020, Megan, in an interview, revealed that she has been going out with someone new, but stopped short of sharing details about her new boo.
The rapper has also denied dating NBA star, Tristan Thompson — who plays for the Cleveland Cavaliers, and shares a daughter with Khloé Kardashian.
Megan Thee Stallion Music Career
Megan Thee Stallion’s music journey began when, as a little girl, her late mom — who was a rapper with the name Holly-Wood — took her to the studios for her recording sessions.
At age 16, Megan had started writing her own rap lyrics which, according to her mother, were too sexually suggestive for age.
Her late mother advised her to ‘hold on’ until she was about 21 years old before she could release those songs to the public.
In 2013, Whilst she was a student at Prairie View A&M University, a clip of Pete battling against male opponents in a cypher went viral, which led to her gaining a considerable fanbase.
Eventually, she began posting her freestyle performances on a regular basis and created the name “Hotties” as the name for her fanbase.
In April 2016, Megan Thee released her first single, “Like A Stallion” which kick-started her career.
The rapper released a non-commercial mixtape of the same name, followed by two more: “Rich Ratchet” in late 2016, and “Megan Mix” in early 2017.
The rapper has since 2017 released three EPs namely; Make It Hot, Tina Snow, and Suga—with the latter two charting on the US Billboard 200.
In early 2018, she signed a recording deal with Houston-based 1501 Certified Entertainment label owned by former baseball player Carl Crawford, making her the first female rapper to be signed to the label.
In June 2018, Megan Thee Stallion released a 10-song extended play (EP) titled “Tina Snow” which was named after her alter ego, “Tina Snow,” who she describes as “a more raw version” of herself.
On May 17, 2019, Megan dropped her second mixtape titled, “Fever” which was a huge success.
Megan Thee Stallion has since released multiple singles from the “Fever” album with collaborations from great performers like Chance The Rapper, Nicki Minaj, and Ty Dolla Sign.
Upon the release of “Hot Girl Summer”, a viral meme was born, and these words became one of the most popular Instagram captions.
In 2019, Megan made it to the 2019 TIME 100 Next list.
In 2020, she released her EP “Suga” with “Savage” as a single from the EP that went viral on TikTok and YouTube, and also reached number-one on the Billboard Hot 100 chart following the release of a remix with Beyoncé.
I n 2020, Megan’s feature on Cardi B’s single, “WAP” made history as the first female collaboration to hit the No.1 spot on US Billboard Hot 100 chart, and also a remix of her single “Savage” which featured Beyoncé achieved the same feat of reaching No.1 on the US Billboard Hot 100 chart.
Megan’s Music Influences & Role Models
The “Big Ole Freak” hitmaker cites the likes of Beyoncé, Pimp C, Biggie Smalls, and Three 6 Mafia as her biggest influences.
- 2018 — Bad Girls Tour by Iggy Azalea and Cupcakke and supported by Megan Thee stallion but was cancelled.
- 2019 — Legendary Nights Tour by Meek Mill and Future with support from Megan Thee Stallion
- 2020 — All scheduled tours by Megan Thee Stallion this year, 2020, have been postponed due to the global Coronavirus pandemic.
Controversies: Megan Thee Stallion accuses Tory Lanez of shooting her foot with a gun
On July 12, 2020, there was a shooting incident in the Hollywood Hills that left Megan Thee Stallion with gunshot wounds in the foot.
Tory Lanez was arrested shortly after the incident for carrying a concealed weapon but was later released on $35,000 bail.
The “Tina Snow” rapper later named fellow rapper Tory Lanez as the one who shot her in the foot during the altercation in the Hollywood Hills, Los Angeles.
The incident happened after the two — Megan and Tory Lanez — had earlier partied with beauty mogul and reality TV star, Kylie Jenner in a house party.
Whilst Megan was with Tory Lanez in his car, there was an altercation that led to the shooting of her foot allegedly by the “LUV” rapper.
On Thursday, October 8th, 2020, Tory was officially charged with felony counts of assault with a semiautomatic firearm, personal use of a firearm, and carrying a loaded, unregistered firearm in a vehicle
If convicted, Tory Lanez faces a possible maximum sentence of 22 years and 8 months in state prison.
Megan Thee Awards, Nominations, Recognition, Honours
Megan Thee Stallion has been awarded and nominated severally ever since she shot to fame with her critically acclaimed extended plays (EPs): “Make It Hot”, “Tina Snow”, and “Suga”.
See the link below for the full list of Awards and Nominations received by Megan Thee Stallion
Megan Thee Stallion Instagram
@theestallion OR https://www.instagram.com/theestallion/
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