DrDespite being only 23 years old, Lil Nas X He established himself as one of the biggest music artists in the music world just over a year ago.
Born in Atlanta, Georgia, Montero Lamar He settled in the Bankhead Courts housing project with his mother and grandmother after his parents divorced when he was six.
Montero took an early interest in music, playing the trumpet when he was four and becoming first chair junior high.
He left the instrument out of fear of looking uncool, but there’s no denying swag nowadays.
He rose to prominence after the release of the country rap song “Old Town Road”.
Although it initially booted from the country charts, a major label deal and a few remixes saw the song become a hit.
She spent a record-setting 19 weeks atop the overall singles ranking, with the “Yeehaw Challenge” on TikTok helping her go viral.
On April 16, 2019, it was announced that Lil Nas X had broken Drake’s record for most US streams in one week (143 million), beating In My Feelings’s 116.2 million in July 2018.
How much does Lil Nass make?
Lil Nas X earned an estimated $14 million before taxes thanks to the song’s success, which helped him rank 18th on Forbes’ list of the country’s highest earners.
His net worth is believed to be around $7 million.