Megan Thee Stallion taps Beyoncé for “Savage” remix

Proceeds from the single will go toward COVID-19 relief in Houston.

In a remix that has shaken the internet, Beyoncé joined fellow Houston native Megan Thee Stallion on a rework of the latter’s hit song, “Savage.”

Queen Bey blesses the song with not one, but two new verses as she flexes her rap skills and name-drops her Ivy Park brand and mother Tina Knowles. “Ivy Park on my frame, gang, gang, gang, gang / If you don’t jump to put jeans on, baby, you don’t feel my pain,” she spits. “I’m a boss, I’m a leader, I pull up in my two-seater / And my mama was a savage, n***a, got this shit from Tina.”

Megan also adds a couple of fresh bars to the track: “Like Beyoncé, like me, he want a bitch like the Stallion with the knees / He be like ‘Damn, how that thang movin’ in them jeans?’” Beyoncé assists with her smooth ad libs throughout the remix.

The Houston natives have made their first-ever collaboration even sweeter by donating all proceeds from the single to COVID-19 relief efforts. According to a press release, profits will benefit the artists’ Texas hometown through the food security and emergency response organization, Bread of Life.

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The original version of “Savage” appears on Megan’s latest EP, Suga, which also included the track “BITCH.” On the other hand, Beyoncé oversaw the 2019 album The Lion King: The Gift, which featured music inspired by Disney’s live-action remake of The Lion King.

Stream the “Savage” remix below:

Get to know rising Houston rapper Megan Thee Stallion here.

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