On Friday, Megan Thee Stallion and singer, Dua Lipa teamed up for a brand new tune and an accompanying video, and it’ll seem to be they’re in for a journey.
The video, which Dave Meyers directed, explores a fantastical idea. It additionally has a vagina dentata vibe as Megan and Dua Lipa are seen luring males to their forest treehouse. The 2 males lured into the citadel discover a approach to escape and collect different males to seize Megan and Lipa. The pair are tied to a stake to be burnt, however they escape ultimately.
“Ooh, this the journey of your life / Maintain on ’trigger, child, I would / I would simply offer you a chunk of the sweetest pie,” Lipa sings within the refrain. Megan’s traces skip over the sexual overtones and get straight to it. “I need that nasty, that freaky stuff / Dwell underneath my mattress and hold me up / That Hansel and Gretel, let him eat me up,” she raps.
The visible results within the video are bonkers, together with Megan’s eyeballs supplying you with the center finger, a spider crawling beneath Lipa’s pores and skin, Megan floating above a mattress constituted of an enormous cobra, and Lipa slicing her face with a cake.
The implausible and horror idea will be credited to Megan, a identified fan of issues spooky and darkish.
Megan Thee Stallion Reached To Dua Lipa For The Collaboration
In an interview with Apple Music’s Zane Lowe, Megan admitted to reaching out to Dua after listening to their songs’ remixes for a team-up.
“I be seeing everyone making mashups of me and Dua songs and I’m like, ‘No, this sounds too good. We’ve to make a tune,’” she recalled. “So after I hit her up about it, I used to be like, ‘Dua, I really need us to do a tune, however I bought to search out that proper beat. It must be good.’ So I didn’t simply ship her no any observe. I waited until I had the right one and I really feel like we each got here to a mutual settlement that it was greatness. And now we bought ‘Sweetest Pie.’”
She additionally talked about that she beloved the expertise of working with Lipa, including, “It was simply tremendous simple the entire time, and I actually favored that about her. As a result of she may very well be a diva, however she is simply so humble. We’re all divas in our personal proper. However what I’m saying is she was simply very candy. She was very variety. And I really feel like proper now, everyone isn’t like that. So shout out to a sort particular person within the trade since you don’t meet quite a lot of them.”
Megan Appeared On Lipa’s Podcast
Along with the music video, Megan featured on Lipa’s new podcast, “At Your Service.” On her look, they mentioned being feminine performers in a male-dominated Trade.
“It’s a loopy double customary,” Megan mentioned of the expectations set for girls throughout reside performances. “Generally I simply must take it as, ‘Everybody is aware of that we’re superior, in order that they count on us to reach because the superior beings that we’re.’ We get critiqued so closely as a result of everybody is aware of ladies are the sh*t, so everyone seems to be searching for us to be the sh*t on a regular basis.”
About Lipa’s ‘The Future Nostalgia’ Tour
The British-American singer kicked off her long-awaited tour final month, and social media is agog with clips from the present. Initially introduced in 2019 and slated to happen in April by June of the identical yr, the tour was posted a number of occasions because of the pandemic.
It kicked off on February 9, 2022, in Miami and can finish on November 16 of the identical yr in Perth. Megan Thee Stallion, Lolo Zouaï, Tove Lo, Angèle, Caroline Polachek and Griff will function supporting acts on the tour.
In an interview with Stephen Colbert, the singer spoke about what followers count on from the excursions. “I’ve completed quite a lot of viewers analysis, and so I really feel like I do know which songs folks like,” she mentioned. “It truly is the ‘Future Nostalgia’ tour as a result of it’s predominately the songs from the album.”
Megan Additionally Collaborated With Shenseea On ‘Lick’
The 25-year-old Shenseea, who has made her mark within the Jamaican dance corridor scene, is able to be heard worldwide together with her new single, “Lick,” that includes Megan.
It’s Shenseea’s first observe off her debut album, “Alpha,” launched on March 11.
“‘Alpha’ means power and chief to me,” Shenseea talked about to Nylon. “That’s how I consider myself, as an alpha. I’m at all times in cost, I’m at all times searching for my household, my crew. Not depending on anyone, which is what my entire motion is about. Telling ladies to be unbiased and to steer. That’s my entire character. I don’t want a person to do no matter.”