• Lil Nas X on Finding Success as a Queer Artist: ‘It Feels Good to Prove People Wrong'

    13 days ago - By Billboard

    After the success of “Old Town Road,” Lil Nas X 's detractors labeled the rapper a one-hit wonder. Now, in a new interview, Nas is having the last laugh.
    Appearing on the cover of Entertainment Weekly 's 2021 Pride issue, Lil Nas X spoke with Ira Madison III about the success of his latest single “Montero .” The 22-year-old rapper, who recently earned his second No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 with “Montero,” said that the single's success felt like a refutation of those who didn't believe in him.
    “I'm thankful. But it also feels good to prove people wrong. It's one of my driving forces,”...
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