Lil Nas X Biography
Montero Lamar Hill, known professionally as Lil Nas X, is an American rapper, singer, and songwriter.
On April 9, 1999, he was born in Lithia Springs, Georgia. With the release of his country rap hit “Old Town Road” in 2019, Lil Nas X gained notoriety.
The song went viral and topped the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 list for a record-breaking 19 weeks. Lil Nas X came out as homosexual around this time, making him the only musician to do so while also having a number-one single.
Following the success of “Old Town Road,” Lil Nas X released his debut EP named “7” in 2019, which included the tracks “Panini” and “Rodeo.”
In 2021, he released “Montero,” his debut studio album, which featured the number-one singles “Montero (Call Me by Your Name)” and “Industry Baby” with Jack Harlow.
Lil Nas X is well renowned for his outspoken gay aesthetics and online persona. Two Grammy Awards, five Billboard Work Awards, five MTV Video Music Awards, and two BET Hip Hop Awards are just a few of the many honours he has garnered for his work.
He was included on Forbes’ 30 Under 30 list for 2020 and named one of the most important persons in the world by Time magazine.
Lil Nas X spent a large portion of his adolescent years alone and used the internet as a creative outlet before his music career took off.
He attracted recognition on social media sites like Twitter by showcasing his wit and pop-culture knowledge through comedy videos and memes. Lil Nas X attended Lithia Springs high school.
Lil Nas X began songwriting and recording in his closet in 2018 and took the stage name Lil Nas X in honour of the artist Nas. Late in 2018, he discovered the rhythm that would eventually become “Old Town Road.” The song rose to fame on TikTok and later became a worldwide sensation, shattering records and making Lil Nas X a household name.
With his music and visual expression, Lil Nas X has since been pushing the envelope and upending expectations. He has gained notoriety in the music business, especially for his portrayal of LGBT identity and his capacity to appeal to a variety of people.
Who Are Lil Nas X’s Siblings?
Lil Nas X has two biological siblings as well as six half-siblings from his parent’s other relationships.
Lil Nas X has two full brothers named Lamarco Hill and Tramon Hill, half-siblings from his mother’s side named Shaquisha Hill and Bianca Hill, and half-siblings from his father’s side named Robert Sleepy, Ashley Stafford, and Labrock Anderson.