The rapper, real name Montero Lamar Hill addressed the reaction that came after he came out in a series of tweets in which he asked fans to “listen closely” to the lyrics of his track C7osure (You Like). He talks about wanting to “be free.”
Talking to the BBC, he said he hoped he was “opening doors for more people.”
“How big of a deal is [coming out]?” he continued. “Is it something that I was considering never doing ever, like taking to the grave or something?
But I was like, I don’t want to live my entire life - especially how I got to where I’m at, not doing what I want to do.
Lil Nas X, Stan Forever.
@Dantes_Infernoo I've decided to stan forever. https://t.co/beoRotANgu