Lil Nas X‘s new solitary “Late to Da Party” showcasing YoungBoy Never Broke Yet again has arrived — and he’s getting immediate intention at Guess.
Just after months of the rapper sharing his displeasure with the network immediately after he received zero nominations for Sunday’s Wager Awards, the music the two starts off and finishes with the chant “F— Guess (yeah), f— Wager (yeah), f— Bet (yeah, yeah).”
The keep track of dropped to start with matter Friday (June 24), following a slew of Lil Nas X’s punchy promos, which provided jokes and insults aimed at Wager. “LATE TO DA Celebration OUT TONIGHT!” the Billboard Scorching 100 chart-topper captioned a Star Wars-themed parody video the early morning of release day. The online video textual content opens with an specific message for Wager, then carries on in yellow text on black track record, a la the films: “NBA YOUNGBOY is on dwelling arrest, trapped on the isolated world HATU. The Brutal Empire of Terror (Guess) has betrayed LIL NAS X, turning their back again on him after making use of him for clout.” It goes on, “With the audio market in turmoil, the galaxy is looking for a hero. NAS will have to use the historic power of r Enhancing to cost-free YB and defeat the evil Bet prior to time runs out…”
Lil Nas X to start with termed out Bet on June 1 in a series of due to the fact-deleted tweets, jokingly thanking the network for providing him “an remarkable zero nominations” for their 2022 awards clearly show, inspite of getting what he called “3 of the greatest tracks of last calendar year & a critically acclaimed album.” In a single of people tweets, LNX instantly known as out what he observed as typical audio marketplace homophobia. “I just really feel like black gay ppl have to fight to be witnessed in this globe and even when we make it to the leading mfs check out to faux we are invisible,” he wrote.
Bet responded with a assertion on June 7, stating, “We love Lil Nas X. He was nominated for a ideal new artist Wager Award in 2020, and we proudly showcased his extraordinary expertise and creative imagination on the demonstrate two times: He performed ‘Old Town Road’ with Billy Ray Cyrus at Wager Awards 2019 and his Wager Awards 2021 functionality was a spotlight of our clearly show. No a person cheered louder that night than Bet.”
On Tuesday (June 21), in advance of the new song’s release, Lil Nas X posted a sequence of photographs in assistance of the new music in which he was adorned in a blue Louis Vuitton search, keeping a stash of cash to his ear whilst sitting on the rest room — upcoming to a bag of funds. He accompanied the photos with a funny video captured at what appears to be a grocery shop.
Stream “Late to Da Party” by Lil Nas X and YoungBoy Never ever Broke Once again down below: