- Lil Nas X talked about why he chose to come out at the height of his career on an episode of LeBron James’ new HBO talk show “The Shop.”
- After the “Old Town Road” rapper explained that he grew up “to hate this s—,” in reference to being gay, comedian Kevin Hart interjected and asked why.
- Lil Nas said that “if you’re really from the hood, you know,” and added that he wanted to show that “the cool dude with the song on top of everything” coming out meant it “doesn’t really matter.”
- When a clip of the episode was posted on Twitter, the “Old Town Road” rapper’s fans began to defend him and call out Hart for coming on too strong.
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Lil Nas X got candid about why he chose to come out as gay on an episode of HBO’s “The Shop” — and his fans have taken to Twitter to defend him.
On the talk show, which is executive produced by NBA superstar LeBron James, Lil Nas was joined by a