Lil Nas X is back with chart-topping songs like “Industry Baby” and “Dola Sign Slime.” Some of her latest songs have featured other award-winning artists including Megan Thee Stallion, Doja Cat, and even Elton John.
Here’s what we know about Lil Nas X’s recently released album and some other chart-topping artists Montero.
Lil Nas X to release its full-length album ‘Montero’ in 2021
They released songs such as “Holiday,” “Montero (Call Me By Your Name,)” and “Old Town Road.” Lil Nas X is a Grammy-nominated artist known for his groundbreaking representation of “black LGBTQ cowboy culture”. After months of anticipation, the artist released his full-length album, Montero.
As one of country/rap music’s biggest stars, Lil Nas X featured several other award-winning artists on his recently released album. first released song Montero’s Debut, “Industry Baby” starred Jack Harlow.
Several chart-topping artists appear in Lil Nas X’s ‘Montero’, including Doja Cat and Megan Thee Stallion.
Other songs released specifically to accompany this album include those from other artists. “Scoop” features “Kiss Me More” and “Get Into It (Yuh)” singer Doja Cat. Since its release, “Scoop” has grossed over 20 million plays, making it one of the most popular Montero track.
Legendary artist Elton John previously recorded with artists such as Lady Gaga and Reina Swayma. For Montero, The artist appeared on the song “One of Me”. Hot Girl Coach Megan Thee Stallion appeared on a song from Lil Nas X’s album. That’s “Doll Sign Slime.”
Miley Cyrus performed on the song “Am I Dreaming”, acting as a full-circle moment for Lil Nas X. It rose to fame with the “Old Town Road” remix featuring country star Billy Rae Cyrus, Miley Cyrus’ father. Miley also performed with Lil Nas X Live. It only made sense for the artist to feature “We Can’t Stop” on the album’s final track.
Lil Nas X collaborated with other artists for already released songs
This album would not be the first time Lil Nas X collaborated with other artists. In 2019, the singer released the “Seoul Town Road” remix featuring RM of K-pop group BTS. The entire band joined Lil Nas X at the Grammy performance of the song. “Rodeo” from Lil Nas X’s EP features rapper Cardi B.
During an interview with “breakfast club,” Lil Nas X reveals two other artists he reached out to about his album. Either one appeared on Montero The track, however, still has hope for the future.
“Nikio” [Minaj] And Drake,” Lil Nas said around the nine-minute mark of the interview. “No answer from Nicki; drake was still working [on Certified Lover Boy]“
Fans can catch this artist thanks to his social media platforms. Music from Lil Nas X, including his recently released album MonteroAvailable on most of the major music streaming platforms.
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