American rapper Lil Nas X's 2018 release of "Old Town Road" ( featuring Billy Ray Cyrus) has officially become the longest running number 1 song on Billboard's hot 100 charts..
Unbelievably, he had bought the record making hit's "beat" from online beat seller and producer YoungKio for a mere $30!
He now has a every climbing net worth of about $4 million. Not a bad deal at all..
Lil Nas X' stated on his Instagram “I am so thankful that this blessing has been placed upon me."
"This song has changed my life and the way I see the world around me."
"Thank you to every single person who has been a part of this journey, he added. As I said before, it’s just the beginning!”
"Old Town Road" had topped the Hot 100 for at least seventeen consecutive weeks by July 2019.
Its overall run at number one is the longest in chart history, surpassing the previous record of sixteen weeks achieved by both "One Sweet Day", by Mariah Carey and Boyz II Men (1995–96), and "Despacito", by Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee featuring Justin Bieber (2017).
Montero Lamar Hill ( his birth name) was born April 9, 1999.