Who are DJ Chose and BeatKing? Megan Thee Stallion second artist to remix 'Thick', here's when it will drop
There's a song that's been a viral sensation since its release back in July and it looks like the hype hasn't ended. If you've ever stumbled upon the infectious 'Thick', you'll know what we're talking about.
'Thick' is a stuttery rap beat by rising hip-hop artistes DJ Chose and BeatKing and has taken the internet by storm, more specifically, as the next anthem on TikTok and chosen track for dance challenges. Due to its increasing popularity, several famous artists have offered their own remix editions for the track. Erica Banks has just recently released her 'Thick' remix on October 28 and soon after, Megan Thee Stallion is doing the same.
Previously a rumor, Megan Thee Stallion has now taken to her social media to confirm she is dropping her 'Thick' remix just around the corner at midnight. "THICK REMIX OUT @ MIDNIGHT 😛😈 @djchose," the rapper wrote on Instagram today (October 29) along with cartoon-inspired cover art. The pic shows a 2D DJ Chose and Stallion with the title 'THICK' printed on the rear of her hotpants.
THICK REMIX OUT @ MIDNIGHT 😛💁🏽♀️ @DJCHOSE pic.twitter.com/fco0bg44VU— HOT GIRL MEG (@theestallion) October 29, 2020
"OMG MEGAN IS COMING WE WON," said an excited fan in all caps while another wrote, "Ur gonna make the song better." One user said, "You about to eat him up on his own song." and another shared, "The only one we acknowledge."
OMG MEGAN IS COMING WE WON— 𝐢𝐬𝐚ˣ | 𝐬𝐩𝐨𝐨𝐤𝐲 𝐞𝐫𝐚 👻 (@prfctisa) October 29, 2020
Ur gonna make the song better— ♛amanda (@dinahsmyywife97) October 29, 2020
You about to eat him up on his own song— lexi (@noirlexi) October 29, 2020
The only one we acknowledge 😋😚— Hisaac (@Hisaac_pr) October 29, 2020
Megan Thee Stallion previously teased that she would be remixing 'Thick' in a recent post on Instagram. Her post featured a video during a rehearsal session with her team where she is seen twerking in front of a mirror to the music of 'Thick', and in her caption, she wrote, "LIVE FROM HOT GIRL BOOTCAMP 🔥🔥🔥🔥 let me go remix this for Houston real quick lol."
DJ Chose, whose real name is Norman Payne is from Houston, Texas. According to his official website, Payne began his career in music production working with the group Brook Gang, and his collaborative effort with the group 'Pop That' landed him a Billboard hit, peaking at No. 89. Chose then went solo, initially as a producer, where he worked with names such as Uncle Luke, Kirko Bangz, Dorrough, and more. In 2014, Chose joined BeatKing as an MC for his hit single 'Stand Behind Her'.
The following year would see him landing a deal with Artist Publishing Group, which had him working for Akon, Kevin Gates, Trey Songz and more. Additionally, DJ Chose joined Think its A Game Records for his single 'Everywhere I Go, and the song peaked at No. 32 on the Urban Billboard Charts. Another Houston native, BeatKing rose to fame in 2010 with the release of his album 'Kings of the Club'. The LP earned him one of his highest-selling albums of all time and included hit singles such as 'Crush', 'Hammer', and 'Lil TJones'.
After 'Thick', we can't wait to see what more catchy tunes DJ Chose and BeatKing will deliver, and Stallion's remix is sure to set the Internet on fire. Don't miss it, releasing at 12 am on October 30.