Lil Nas X tops US Billboard Hot 100 second time with “MONTERO”

Lil Nas X dropped his highly anticipated new song and video MONTERO (Call Me By Your Name) two weeks ago.

The video has sparked controversy for its biblical references and Lil Nas X giving satan a lap dance has garnered wide range of reactions on social media.

Now the song debuts at number one on US Billboard Hot chart. This song becomes his second song to top the chart after “Old Town Road” that spent 19 weeks on the top of the chart.

Lil Nas took to Twitter to acknowledge the success of his song on Hot 100, “y’all told a 19 year old who had just escaped the lowest point of his life that he would never have a hit again. you told him to stop while he’s ahead. he could’ve gave up. but 4 multi platinum songs and 2 #1’s later, he’s still here. thank you to my team and my fans! ily”, tweeted Old Town Road rapper.