Thursday, November 9, 2023

TSU Alum Megan Thee Stallion Ignites Campus with Surprise Appearance

In a surprise visit to Texas Southern University on Wednesday, Megan Thee Stallion turned heads, adding sizzle to the weekly Hump Day pep rally. The Grammy-winning artist, accompanied by the Ocean of Soul Band, took center stage to honor recipients of the Flamin' Hot scholarship fund—a cause profoundly significant to her.

Launched in September, the scholarship fund aims to uplift graduating seniors at TSU, offering over $150,000 to more than 20 deserving students. A recent TSU graduate herself, Megan seized the opportunity to celebrate the achievements of these scholarship recipients.

Engaging in an on-stage conversation with TSU's Tracy Clemons, Megan Thee Stallion underscored the importance of education and empowerment.

Beyond the scholarship festivities, Megan Thee Stallion's collaboration with the Canadian alt-metal band Spiritbox on "Cobra (Rock Remix) Feat. Spiritbox" continues to showcase her dynamic range. Both artists are under the management of Roc Nation, Jay-Z's entertainment company.

As a three-time Grammy winner, Megan Thee Stallion has not only dominated the music scene but has also ventured into entrepreneurship, establishing herself as a cultural icon. Graduating in Healthcare Administration in 2021, Megan now aspires to open assisted-living facilities in her hometown, exemplifying her commitment to education and community upliftment.

Megan Thee Stallion has garnered recognition for her advocacy. Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee presented her with the 18th Congressional District Hero Award in Houston, acknowledging her outstanding humanitarian work.

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