She scored her first Hot 100 chart-topper, after teaming with Beyoncé for “Savage” remix. They met after the Roc Nation signee was invited to Bey and Jay’s New Year party.

“She treated me like family, and now I feel like I am family. We talk all the time, said Megan about Beyonce.”

Now the buzz for her highly anticipated debut album has shot further into the stratosphere. According to the story, she hopes to drop her first full-length release by the end of the Summer. Read the full Variety cover story here.