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Lil Nas X Reveals His Mother is a Drug Addict

Lil Nas X Reveals his Mother is a Drug Addict

Lil Nas X made history last year with his breakthrough single, “Old Town Road.” The 20-year-old received six nods from the Recording Academy and spoke to Variety about his quick rise to success. “So much happened during my rise,” X said noting the sudden deaths of Nipsey Hussle and Juice WRLD. “You know, drugs and […]

Lil Nas X’s ‘Old Town Road’ Has Reached Diamond Certification

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Lil Nas X has his second top 10 single with “Panini,” but that doesn’t mean “Old Town Road” isn’t done crushing records and stacking accolades. The chart-topping and scene-stealing single has officially hit diamond certification by the RIAA. Diamond certification is provided to albums and singles that have sold a minimum of 10,000,000 units. The […]

Lil Nas X Opens Up About Why He Came Out During the Height of His Career

Lil Nas X Opens Up About Why he Came Out During the Height of his Career

Lil Nas X has become a huge inspiration to all those aspiring to have been in the music industry after the release of his record-breaking, chart-dominating hit record, “Old Town Road.” Lil Nas is currently at the height of his success and bravely decided to announce to the world that he is gay on the […]

Fans Think Jermaine Dupri Was Dissing Lil Nas X for Having Longest-Running No. 1 Record

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Jermaine Dupri is making headlines again and as of lately, this hasn’t been a good feeling for millennials. After making controversial comments about the new wave of female rappers being “stripper rappers,” he recently made another remark that may not sit well with some people. Last week, Lil Nas X’s record-shattering breakthrough single, “Old Town […]

Lil Nas X is No. 1 on Billboard for Record-Breaking 17th Week

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The writing was on the wall. Weeks ago fans of Lil Nas X and his “Old Town Road” single saw the momentum behind the single from around week 10. Now, in Week 17, X has officially made history by having the song that has had the longest run on the Billboard Hot 100. Lil Nas […]

Lil Nas X is Officially on Billboard Country Charts

Lil Nas X is Officially on Billboard Country Charts

There was a lot of buzz around the early stages of Lil Nas X’s viral hit, “Old Town Road” because Billboard removed the country rap record off the country charts claiming it didn’t contain enough elements of the predominantly white genre. That was all shut down when Billy Ray Cyrus hopped on the remix and […]

Lil Nas X Comes Out in Celebratory Pride Post

Lil Nas X Comes Out in Celebratory Pride Post

Lil Nas X celebrated the last day of Pride Month by announcing that he’s gay. In the Twitter post below, the “Old Town Road” singer asked his fans to listen closely to the song “C7losure” off his recent EP, 7. “Some of y’all already know, some of y’all don’t care, some of y’all not gone […]

Dave East Says Lil Nas X’s Country Trap Hit, ‘Old Town Road’ is Wack

Dave East Says Lil Nas X's Country Trap Hit, 'Old Town Road' is Wack

Dave East doesn’t understand the hype behind Lil Nas X’s “Old Town Road.” “This f**king ‘Old Town Road’ sh*t is f**king wack,” he said. “I don’t know what the f**k is going on with hip-hop or rap but…that sh*t is wack with a cape on it. It’s super wack.” Dave East says "Old Town Road" […]

Lil Nas X’s ‘Old Town Road’ Beats Drake’s 1-Week Streaming Record

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“Old Town Road,” the now viral hit that has spawned numerous memes and stirred up the conversation about the diversity of Black musicians has a new accomplishment under its belt. Lil Nas X’s earned a No. 1 record and broke Drake’s record on Billboard’s U.S. Streaming Songs chart. The record was previously held by the […]

Billy Ray Cyrus Thinks Lil Nas X’s ‘Old Town Road’ is Country Enough

Billy Ray Cyrus Thinks Lil Nas X's 'Old Town Road' is Country Enough

After Billboard removed “Old Town Road” from the country chart, suggesting “it does not embrace enough elements of today’s country music,” rising country rapper, Lil Nas X, enlists Billy Ray Cyrus for the remix. Rolling Stone reported that the seasoned country artist is set to make a guest appearance on the remix of the viral […]