The music video has been viewed more that 200 million times since its release in May.
“Old Town Road” initially went viral as a clip less than 2 minutes long on the TikTok app, where users create and share videos set to music.
The song stirred controversy after it was a hit on the country charts and then removed by Billboard as being too hip-hop and not country enough.
Lil Nas X released his debut EP, “7,” on Columbia Records on June 21.
The EP features 6 new songs, including single “Panini,” which went straight to No. 1 on Spotify’s Top 200 US Chart upon release.
Gordon Ramsay and Lil Nas X get in the kitchen to make panini history
He performed the song with Billy Ray Cyrus and Miley Cyrus at the UK’s Glastonbury Festival
The following day the rapper closed out Pride month by sharing that he is gay.