Megan Thee Stallion has taken the next step in her monumental career. This Sunday, the Houston native won the “Best Rap Performance” category at the 63rd annual GRAMMY awards for the “Savage” remix Beyoncé. At 26 years old, this marks her first GRAMMY win. As for Beyoncé, this is far from her first victory on the world’s biggest stage. Over the course of her illustrious career, the Texas native has won two dozen GRAMMY awards and been nominated nearly 80 times.
Megan Thee Stallion’s night does not end there. She has a few more opportunities to win awards this Sunday. This Sunday, she is nominated in the “Best Rap Song,” “Best New Artist” and “Best Performance” categories. For an artist that was pushing through contract issues and legal battles last year, this is a major step forward in the triumphant journey of the bestselling artist out of Texas.
Megan Thee Stallion is not the only rap artist looking to make history tonight. Nas, Freddie Gibbs and several others are looking to win their first GRAMMY awards tonight as well. Stay tuned to see who wins at the 63rd Annual GRAMMY Awards.
— Recording Academy / GRAMMYs (@RecordingAcad) March 14, 2021