Megan Thee Stallion’s mom predicted she would win a Grammy.
The 26-year-old rapper just lately received Finest New Artist, Finest Rap Track and Finest Rap Efficiency on the 63rd Grammy Awards and her late mom, rapper Holly Thomas, who handed away in 2019, knew that her daughter would sooner or later choose up one of many prestigious awards.
300 Leisure CEO Kevin Liles informed Selection: “Her mother at all times mentioned she would win a Grammy, so this second was the end result of years and years of labor, and even her mother’s profession.”
Megan joined 300 Leisure final 12 months and Liles says her win was a win for the unbiased sector too.
He mentioned: “We’re competing with firms which can be 5 instances greater than us. We’re working with no purple tape — we simply yell down the corridor.
“Generally when it’s too massive, it’s not a household enterprise — it turns into a company enterprise. Everybody at 300 is aware of every part about Meg. I can inform you, once we Facetimed after she received that first Grammy, she had the largest smile on her face.
“Independents are beginning to have a voice that you could’t management and may’t curate. When you concentrate on Megan’s artist-development story, or any younger artist who was working a day job and, due to TikTok or YouTube or a mixtape, turns into in a single day sensation – that’s as a result of know-how has empowered independents. Once we began 300, we knew we had the mindset of an unbiased however the muscle of a serious. And being unbiased doesn’t imply you’re doing it alone — unbiased artists simply want the proper companions who will convey them the perfect worth proposition.”