Lil Nas X shared a snippet of a new song on his Twitter page, writing in the accompanying caption “yet another snippet I will never post.”
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The video, which you can see below, shows Lil Nas sitting down and lip-syncing to the song’s lyrics, before he gets up to dance when the beat hits.
In March, the artist said his new album was “almost done” when responding to a fan about the new music on social media. He then returned to Twitter for the first time since December and shared new screenshots of new songs, along with a lengthy clip of new music.
yet another extract that I will never publish pic.twitter.com/sF9PXwZRcz
— Obamas cousin (@LilNasX) June 11, 2022
Last week, he also posted a clip on Twitter, in which he lip-synchs to an unreleased song that opens with him repeating the phrase. “Fuck Bet” several times. It came after he expressed his frustration over his lack of BET Award nominations in a series of since-deleted tweets.
Lil Nas then shared a second snippet of the song, revealing a guest verse from YoungBoy Never Broke Again. In another tweet, Lil Nas revealed the song was titled “Late To Da Party,” before sharing the full version on sound cloud.
In April, he announced his “Long Live Montero” tour. The North American leg is set to kick off Sept. 6 in Detroit before continuing to Chicago, Toronto, Boston, New York, Atlanta, Miami, Los Angeles and more.
In November, the tour will head to Europe and the UK, with shows in Amsterdam, Berlin, Paris and the Eventim Apollo in London among them. Get all remaining tickets here.
In other news, Lil Nas X is set to be honored at the 2022 Songwriters Hall of Fame ceremony this month.
On June 16 at the Marriott Marquis Hotel in New York, the rapper and pop star will become the latest recipient of the Hal David Starlight Award, which is given to “gifted young songwriters who have a significant impact on the music industry through their original songs.