Tag: Old Town Road

Lil Nas X Is ‘Workin’ 9 to 5’ Till He Can’t No More, Possibly Collaborating with Dolly Parton on ‘Old Town Road’ Remix

(L-R): Lil Nas X attends the 2019 BET Awards on June 23, 2019 in Los Angeles; Dolly Parton attends the gala evening of Dolly Parton’s ‘9 TO 5′ The Musical on Feb. 17, 2019 in London.Photo: Frazer Harrison (Getty Images), Eamonn M. McCormack (Getty Images) Lil Nas X is a goddamn masterclass in social media […]

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Dolly Parton And Lil Nas X Might Be Teasing Yet Another ‘Old Town Road’ Remix

Getty Image In economics, the law of diminishing returns states that there’s a point where the benefit gained from something becomes less than the amount of money or energy invested. My high school economics teacher used the example of workers in a factory. The benefit increases with each new iteration, but there comes a point […]

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Saddle Up: Lil Nas X Is Going to Remix ‘Old Town Road’ Till He Can’t No More

Photo: Frazer Harrison (Getty Images) Just when you thought you were tired of “Old Town Road,” Lil Nas X has dropped yet another remix that threatens to give the 14-week number 1 an even longer run at the top of the Billboard Hot 100. This time, Young Thug and Mason Ramsey (you know him as […]

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Lil Nas X’s ‘Old Town Road’ Has Not Been Certified Diamond

Getty Image Update: Despite multiple reports and Lil Nas X’s own tweets, the RIAA (Recording Industry Association Of America) has declared that “Old Town Road” has not actually been certified Diamond. The RIAA Twitter account responded to a tweet from @chartdata and wrote, “The song is currently 3X multi-Platinum. Please reach out to @RIAA with […]

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Lil Nas X’s Old Twitter Account Sparks The Hashtag #LilNasXIsOverParty With Possible Homophobic Remarks

Lil Nas X A new hashtag #LilNasXIsOverParty began trending on Twitter Sunday morning when fans uncovered news of Lil Nas X‘s old Twitter meme account. The trending hashtag is filled with screenshots of old tweets which may connect Lil Nas X to some Islamophobic comments as well as other hate spread on a Nicki Minaj […]

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Lil Nas X’s Debut Is What Happens When You Grow Up on the Internet

Photo by Taylor Hill/Getty Images for Boston Calling, Illustration by Dessie Jackson The news that Lil Nas had never heard Nevermind before sampling Nirvana on his newest single “Panini,” wasn’t surprising; Lil Nas X is only 20 years old, meaning he was only two when the Twin Towers fell, and he hasn’t even been able […]

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Lil Nas X Drops New Single, ‘Panini,’ in Advance of New Album Release, 7

Photo: Getty Lil Nas X apparently has no plans to ride off into the sunset anytime soon. Fresh off the chart-topping, if controversial, success of “Old Town Road,” the viral sensation on Thursday released a new single, “Panini.”: Apparently, Billboard Doesn’t Think Lil Nas X’s Country Hit ‘Old Town Road’ Has Enough ‘Country… Remember that […]

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With Blanco Brown’s ‘The Git Up Challenge,’ 2019 Is Truly the Summer of the Yee-Haw Agenda

Screenshot: Blanco Brown Where TikTok goes, so do the Billboard charts. This was true of “Old Town Road,” Lil Nas X’s ubiquitous smash, which has been sitting pretty atop Billboard’s Hot 100 for the past 10 weeks. And it may soon be true of Blanco Brown’s “The Git Up,” another impossibly catchy country tune that […]

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J. Cole’s ‘Middle Child’ Joins ‘Old Town Road’ As 2019’s Only Multi-Platinum Singles

Getty Image J. Cole is having himself a year. Since the release of his fifth studio album KOD, the North Carolina rapper has elevated himself from one of rap’s most popular voices to full-blown superstar status. This graduation has ushered in a new era in the 34-year-old’s career where he does things like lend guest […]

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Celebrity Chef Guy Fieri Wants His Own ‘Old Town Road’ Remix

Lil Nas X‘s “Old Town Road” has been no. 1 on the Billboard charts since the snow melted, and you can’t blame every celebrity for wanting to get in on this massive cultural moment. The “Old Town Road” remix featuring Billy Ray Cyrus is perhaps the best-known iteration of the song (who knew Billy Ray […]

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Anderson .Paak Brought Lil Nas X To The Boston Calling Stage For An ‘Old Town Road’ Rendition

Getty Image Young rapper Lil Nas X‘s reputation of making guest appearances at music festivals grew at Boston Calling on Saturday. Back in April, the “Old Town Road” breakout star played his hit single at Stagecoach Fest with Diplo and Billy Ray Cyrus. The latest guest appearance came Saturday night, as Lil Nas X made […]

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