Saweetie Keeps it Icy During this “Hot Girl Summer”

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Bay Area rapper Saweetie is reaching new heights with her “Freak-A-Leek” remake, “My Type” from her new EP: “Icy.” Within a week of the music video’s release, the video has trended at #1 on YouTube, and the song has earned Saweetie her first entry on Billboard’s Hot 100. Many female rappers such as Iggy Azalea, Cardi B, Nicki Minaj, and the City Girls have dominated the chart this year, and Saweetie has now made icy addition to the girl power represented on Billboard’s Hot 100. The “Icy Grl” joins Lizzo and Megan Thee Stallion as the third female artist to score her first hit on the chart.

The #MyTypeChallenge is lit with over 5,000 entries on Instagram, and countless additions on YouTube. The music video is currently at 12 million views on YouTube. Saweetie still giving chills in this hot girl summer. Can’t wait to see what iciness she has in store for the rest of this year!


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