'Can't Nobody Tell Him Nothin': Lil' Nas X Makes History On The Billboard Hot 100
Does he ever stop winning?
July 02, 2019 at 2:14 pm
For the 13th consecutive week, Lil Nas X’s infectious single, “Old Town Road,” has maintained the top spot on Billboard’s Hot 100. After 13 weeks, it has officially become the longest reigning No. 1 hip-hop single of all time.
The country and hip-hop crossover track has officially passed Wiz Khalifa and Charlie Puth’s “See You Again,” the Black Eyed Peas “Boom Boom Pow” and Eminem’s “Lose Yourself.” According to Nielsen Music, his debut single leads the streaming songs chart with 88.7 million U.S. streams.
“Old Town Road” is also on top of the Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs and Hot Rap Songs charts, according to Billboard.
Lil Nas X posted a screenshot of Chart Data’s tweet acknowledging his accomplishment, saying, “CRAZY DAY 🤯”
On Sunday, the rising artist ended Pride Month by revealing that he was gay. His latest project, 7, debuted at No. 2 on the new Billboard 200 on June 21.