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How Lil Nas X’s 'Old Town Road' Took Over The Internet

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Lil Nas X’s country-trap song Old Town Road exploded on TikTok, and just broke Drake’s streaming record with over 143 million streams. The popularity also landed the young rapper on the Hot Country charts… before being swiftly taken down for not being country enough. Here’s how he went from running a viral twitter account to topping the charts. MORE MUSIC CONTENT: All The Easter Eggs In Taylor Swift’s Video For 'ME!' How Childish Gambino’s 'Guava Island' Movie Was Made And What It Means Meet BTS, The South Korean Boy Band Taking Over The World ------------------------------------------------------ #LilNasX #OldTownRoad #INSIDER INSIDER is great journalism about what passionate people actually want to know. That’s everything from news to food, celebrity to science, politics to sports and all the rest. It’s smart. It’s fearless. It’s fun. We push the boundaries of digital storytelling. Our mission is to inform and inspire. Subscribe to our channel and visit us at: INSIDER on Facebook: INSIDER on Instagram: INSIDER on Twitter: INSIDER on Snapchat: INSIDER on Amazon Prime: INSIDER on Dailymotion: How Lil Nas X’s 'Old Town Road' Took Over The Internet