TikTok is one of the leading social media platforms that have helped many people rise to fame. They make videos to show their unique talents that help gain followers as well as get thousands of likes. Similar to this, Lil Nas X gets fame through his talent. Let’s know more about him.
Who is Lil Nas X?
Lil Nas X is a rapper and a tiktoker born on 9th April 1999 in Lithia Springs, Georgia. His star sign is Taurus. The meaning behind his rapper name is a unique and real person to him. Lil is a common rapper name, while Nas is from a Twitter account he made a few years ago; it was a fan page for Nicki Minaj. The X is ten which stands for the number of years he thought it would take to gain fame.
Lil Nas X Career on Tiktok?
He started rose to fame with ‘old town road’ that went instantly famous and loved by many. Then in 2021, he made the well-loved album Montero which had some highly appreciated songs that won the appreciation of thousands. Lil Nas X currently has 28,200,000 followers with 801 uploads and 967,200,000 likes.
Old town road is a song that has a lot to offer. It is country music with slight humor and hip hop twist in it.
When he made a TikTok account, he made various videos explaining his early life. Having a callous early life, he explained what caused him to release ‘old town road’ with the help of TikTok memes to publicize the song. However, the world could see the true talent emerging and gave immense love and fame to the music.
Deep down, Lil Nas X knew that he was gay at the young age of 5. However, he feared the backlash he would face after coming out. Growing up, Lil experienced vivid examples of the bullying people with homosexuality have to endure. Due to this reason, he kept the truth to himself.
When his songs started to gain popularity, Nas decided that it was time he stopped fearing the backlash. He came out to his siblings, after which he told his father. His father was concerned at first and thought the devil was tempting him. However, after a short while, he accepted his son the way he was.
Nas came out publicly after releasing the song C7osure, he requested his fans to listen with close attention as it revealed that he was gay. Lil Nas X has been vocal about how he would love to live in a world where being gay was not a subject that would cause alit of remarks.
Lil Nas X is a rapper as well as a tiktoker who is immensely talented. As he strived to make unique things, he became well recognized as well as loved by a large number of audiences. With a success story like his, which is filled with hardships as well as dedication, he continues to inspire thousands.