Megan Jovon Ruth Pete, known professionally as Megan Thee Stallion, is an American rapper, singer, and songwriter. Originally from Houston, Texas, she first garnered attention in 2013 when videos of her freestyling in cyphers became popular on social media platforms such as Instagram. In 2016, Megan Thee Stallion began writing, performing and releasing raps exclusively onto SoundCloud. She commercially released three EPs between 2017 and 2019, namely Make It Hot (2017), Tina Snow (2018), and Suga (2020). She signed to 300 Entertainment in 2018, where she released her first full-length mixtape, Fever (2019), to critical acclaim. Her debut studio album Good News was released in November 2020.