It’s been a good year for Lil Nas X, who came out in June, had a song sit in the #1 spot on the Billboard Top 100 for 19 weeks (more than any other tune in history), and took home the trophy for “Song of the Year” at the MTV VMAs Monday night.
Upon accepting the award for “Old Town Road”, the 20-year-old rapper unraveled a scroll to read his acceptance speech.
It was a moment:
A moment that then created more moments:
— MTV (@MTV) August 27, 2019
Me opening The Cheesecake Factory Menu: pic.twitter.com/20iRNqJMct
— Americana at Brand Memes (@americanamemes) August 27, 2019
Absolutely no one:
Not a single soul:
— GIPHY Identity (@GIPHYIdentity) August 27, 2019
— caitlyn colombi (@CaitlynC12) August 27, 2019
Lil Nas X knew he had this sh*t won ??pic.twitter.com/XODwVkJ3ca
— XXL Magazine (@XXL) August 27, 2019
— Terrence Lee (@TLeeOnTV) August 27, 2019
— Xenonnoh (@xenonnoh) August 27, 2019
He also performed a futuristic/retro “Panini”: