Megan Thee Stallion Teases New Single "Girls In The Hood"

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Megan Thee Stallion previewed her upcoming single, "Girls In The Hood," which samples the N.W.A. track, "Boyz-N-The-Hood," performed by Eazy-E.

Megan Thee Stallion is gearing up for Hot Girl Summer Round 2, and to kick off the festivities, she's dropping her first single of the sunny season, "Girls In The Hood." Megan is putting a feminine twist on the gangsta rap classic, "Boyz-n-the-Hood," which was originally released in 1987. Performed by Eazy-E, the song was ghostwritten by Ice Cube and co-produced by Dre. Dre, DJ Yella, and Arabian Prince before they officially went on to form N.W.A. alongside MC Ren.

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Meg announced her new single on social media, but she gave her most devoted fans the first glimpse at the upcoming track using her "Hot Girl Hotline." The rapper sent out a mass text to all the Hotties subscribed to her messaging service, with a link to a 20-second snippet of the instrumental attached. Listen to the preview of "Girls In The Hood" here.

She went on to share the album art, which shows her decked out in a baby pink bandana top and fur hood, and announced that the single would be released this Friday, June 26th. 

The announcement sparked a ton of excitement among Megan's fans, including Lil Nas X, who replied to her tweet saying, "this finna fckin slap i feel it in my balls."

Are you looking forward to "Girls In The Hood"?

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<b>Staff Writer</b> <!--BR--> Originally from Vancouver, Lynn Sharpe is a Montreal-based writer for HNHH. She graduated from Concordia University where she contributed to her campus for two years, often producing pieces on music, film, television, and pop culture at large. She enjoys exploring and analyzing the complexities of music through the written word, particularly hip-hop. As a certified Barb since 2009, she has always had an inclination towards female rap.