“Four years ago, when I was in my sister’s room, I never thought I’d find myself here“: like this Lil Nas X commented the establishment of Lil Nas X Day!
The US city of Atlanta has in fact decided to dedicate a day of his own and fixed it on the calendar at October 20. An honor that wants to applaud his success as an artist, but also his commitment to charitable activities and the importance of his figure for the rainbow community in the music industry.
Lil Nas X at the 2021 MTV VMAs – getty images
The 23-year-old rapper is called Montero Lamar Hill and was born in Lithia Springs, in the greater Atlanta area, in Georgia.
“Atlanta City Council is pleased to recognize Lil Nas X for her success in music, entertainment and popular culture – said the mayoral candidate Antonio Brown – It has made a considerable impact on the LGBTQ + community reshaping how society accepts LGBTQ + artists in the music industry e empowering others to break down barriers and be more open, expressive and personal through music and art“.
“This is incredible. Life keeps getting better“added the artist, commenting on the establishment of Lil Nas X Day.
We remind you that Lil Nas X is one of the artists who have received more nominations for the MTV EMA 2021: go here to find out all the candidates in the different categories and to know how to vote!
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