Horses in the back, award nominations in the front!
The same week he takes home an MTV Video Music Award for Best Song, record-breaker Lil Nas X continues his victory lap with his first ever Country Music Award nomination. The most coveted award in the genre, Lil Nas X and Billy Ray Cyrus‘ “Old Town Road” was announced as a nominee for Country Music Event of the Year.
Lil Nas X showed he’s harboring no bitterness over his track being forcibly removed from the country music charts as he quickly tweeted his gratitude to the academy.
thank you guys for this nomination!! https://t.co/YFMudfHWQI
— nope (@LilNasX) August 28, 2019