Houston rap superstar Megan Thee Stallion and tennis icon Naomi Osaka are doing very big things this summer. The pair of powerhouses have landed on the cover of Sports Illustrated’s Swimsuit 2021 issues.
Meg Thee Stallion + Naomi Osaka Secure Covers
Stallion and Osaka both went to their social media pages to plug the must-see covers. Stallion dished on just how much this achievement and the genre milestone.
“REAL SPORTS ILLUSTRATED SWIMSUIT EDITION COVER MODEL SHIT!!! 😛🔥Thee first female rapper on the cover of @si_swimsuit 😭😭 I want to thank all the strong women in my life who inspired me to love my body and live my best hot girl life. It means the world to me to be on this cover DREAM COME TRUE!! 😛 #SISwim21”
“From hitting 100 mph serves to posing for Sports Illustrated Swimsuit, @NaomiOsaka can DO. IT. ALL. A determined athlete, Naomi has her sights set on ✨ gold ✨ at the upcoming games in Tokyo and we’re cheering her on every step of the way. 🥇 Thank you for being a part of our cover shoot this past spring!”
Good News Goes Platinum
Meg’s swimsuit cover comes just days after she hit another career milestone. Thee Hottie’s Good News project has sold one million units. Released in November 2020, Meg took to her Instagram to give major love to her supporters.
She noted her quarantine grind and dropped a mad thankful message to her followers. The “WAP” hit-maker got fans even more excited by teasing big things coming in the future.
“HOTTIESSSS GOOD NEWS IS OFFICIALLY PLATINUM 😭 This is my first platinum album and I’m so proud! I made majority of this album in my living room during quarantine and to see it really do it’s thing makes me so happy ! Thank you everyone involved and most of all thank you hotties for RUNNING IT TF UP 🐎 can’t wait for y’all to see what’s next
Megan Thee Stallion Is Graduating
The Texas native is college educated. Recently, the Hottie went to social media to share just how hyped she is to graduate from school and enter the next phase of her life.
Meg Thee Stallion gave a few details on her journey through college and left some big inspiration. She gave game for followers and said you can chase your dreams while getting an education.
The tweet also acknowledged Texas Southern University, which will become Meg’s alma mater upon getting her bachelor’s degree. The “WAP” collaborator didn’t note her actual graduation date though or what her degree was in.
“My college experience has been a roller coaster! I started at PV went to some community colleges in between and I’m ending at TSU. Don’t get discouraged! You can chase your dreams and your education at the same time 👏🏽”
Megan Thee Stallion’s Low-Key Heading To Marvel
The Lone Star State heavyweight is proving it is way deeper than rap these days. The hip-hop superstar is reportedly gearing up to add ‘actress’ to her résumé as a massive character in Marvel’s MCU.
According to reports, the superhero world is going to have to prepare itself for an H-Town-bred She-Hulk. While details are still coming together, Stallion has appeared to get the green light to become a huge Marvel character in a new series.
“So again, this is coming from one of my very own sources here at the channel in an exclusive,” host and curator Michael Roman said in a new YouTube video. “We are happy to report that Megan Thee Stallion has indeed joined the Marvel Cinematic Universe and will be showing up on Disney+ in the future She-Hulk series.” (“Everything Always”)