Lill Nas X has finally released his debut album ‘Montero’ today. After scoring a couple of #1 hit songs with ‘Old Town Road’ and ‘Montero‘ in the last two years Nas X has delivered his debut effort with features from legendary Elton John (, Megan Thee Stallion, Jack Harlow, Doja Cat, and Miley Cyrus.
Lil Nas X has released three pre singles for Montero, the title track went #1 as its music video which includes satanic elements sparked wide controversies.
During his latest interview with Apple Music’s Zane Lowe, Lil Nas X gave a shoutout to the collaborator in the album Doja Cat explaining how she inspired him “She is one of my biggest inspirations right now. It first starts with just watching the VMAs last year, seeing her out there looking like a f**ing star.It literally made me start going to the gym. Because I was like, ‘I want to get in shape because I want to start doing crazier, better performances.”
Lil Nas X also revealed in a different interview he wanted Drake and Nicki Minaj on the album, but Nicki never responded and Drake was focused on his own album ‘Certified Lover Boy at that time. Nas X wanted Drake on ‘Dolla Sign Slime’ where Megan Thee Stallion is featured.
Listen to the album below: