Megan Thee Stallion Knows She’s "Striking A Nerve" With Gritty, Freaky Lyrics


Houston's Megan Thee Stallion is having fun with her rise to the highest, and the current signee to 300 Entertainment is making a buzz in hip hop. The 24-year-old took the web by storm together with her "Big Ole Freak" single that impressed a twerking, booty shakin', problem that is sweeping Instagram. Helping to proceed the dialog about her music, the rapper caught up with Rolling Stone for her first characteristic with the journal to speak in regards to the evolution of her rap persona, one thing that started when she began writing rhymes at simply seven-years-old.

“I really feel like I've to placed on for my metropolis, as a result of now we have so many legends and so many greats,” Megan mentioned. “But I don’t really feel like we ever actually had a feminine rapper come from Houston or Texas and shut s**t down. So that’s the place I’m coming from with it." Readers had been stunned to be taught that Megan remains to be enrolled in faculty at Texas Southern University and continues to attend class as a full-time pupil.

"I strive to not make me being a rapper an enormous deal," she says. "Just like I’m lacking class generally as a result of I've to do a present, any individual [else] missed a category as a result of they don’t wish to be there. They can’t deal with both of us no totally different. I simply attempt to get all my work carried out and turned in as quickly as I can."

Megan Thee Stallion has additionally been criticized for her sexually specific lyrics, despite the fact that she is not the primary feminine rapper to take action (what number of Lil Kim songs are you able to title?). When requested about damaging responses to her rhymes, she famous the double normal. "You let the boys come up in right here and discuss how they gon’ run a prepare on all our mates and so they need some head and so they wish to shoot all the things up, and so they wish to do medicine,” she says. "Well, we must always have the ability to go equally as laborious. I don’t wish to hear none of that ‘That’s offensive!’ or 'All she discuss is pussy.' I do know I’m putting a nerve that’s pissing that one particular man off.”