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Who is Megan Thee Stallion and is she dating Tory Lanez?


MEGAN Thee Stallion has been taking the music world by storm, with smash hits such as Savage.

The Texan rapper collaborated with Beyoncé and Nicki Minaj and got a No1 hit in the Hot 100, all before even releasing a debut album.

Megan Thee Stallion is one of the fastest rising stars in the music industry

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Megan Thee Stallion is one of the fastest rising stars in the music industryCredit: AP:Associated Press

Who is Megan Thee Stallion?

Megan Thee Stallion is an American rapper, singer, and songwriter.

Megan Jovon Ruth Pete was born in Bexar County, Texas, on February 15, 1995 – making her 25-years-old.

Her mother, Holly Thomas, rapped under the name “Holly-Wood” and would take her daughter with her to recording sessions.

This inspired Megan to pursue music herself.

Megan Thee Stallion started rapping aged 16

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Megan Thee Stallion started rapping aged 16Credit: Getty Images

Megan began writing and performing raps aged 16.

She started posting freestyle rap videos on her Instagram account and amassed a huge following.

Megan has released three EPs – Make It Hot, Tina Snow, and Suga.

She signed to 300 Entertainment in 2018, and released her first full-length mixtape, Fever, the following year. The mixtape was met with critical acclaim.

Megan has already won countless music awards

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Megan has already won countless music awardsCredit: Getty Images – Getty

In 2020, her single Savage went viral on TikTok and reached number one on the US Billboard Hot 100 chart following a remix with Beyonce.

It also reached No3 in the UK singles chart.

The song has had a popular Tiger King parody of it, which raised Megan’s profile even further.

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

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Megan Thee Stallion says both her feet suffered gunshot wounds

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Megan Thee Stallion says both her feet suffered gunshot woundsCredit: Getty Images – Getty

Why was Megan Thee Stallion shot?

On July 15, 2020, Megan posted an Instagram message that stated: “I suffered gunshot wounds as a result of a crime that was committed against me and done with the intention to physically harm me.”

In a tearful Instagram Live Story video on July 27, Megan spoke about the shooting: “I was shot in both of my feet, and I had to get surgery to get the bullets taken out, and it was super scary”.

Megan Thee Stallion has not named who shot her

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Megan Thee Stallion has not named who shot her

She added: “It was like, just the worst experience of my life. And it’s not funny. It’s nothing to joke about. I didn’t put my hands on nobody. I didn’t deserve to get shot.”

She also criticised people who told “fake stories” and joke about the situation.

The events surrounding the shooting are still unclear, and Megan has not made any mention of who shot her.

Who is Megan Thee Stallion dating?

Megan Thee Stallion is linked with Canadian rapper Tory Lanez, although they have never officially spoken about it.

The pair have appeared multiple times in each other’s Instagram stories and TikToks, with fans speculating that the pair are quarantining together during the coronavirus lockdown.

However, it is possible that Megan and Tory are just friends.

Megan has said in the past that she is happily single, and Tory has admitted that he is keen to pursue Kylie Jenner.

Megan Thee Stallion breaks down in tears and claims she was shot in BOTH feet in SUV fight with Tory Lanez





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