Lil Nas X has hit back at those slamming his raunchy performance at the BET Awards 2021.
The Pop provocateur wowed with an Egyptian-themed showing of his #1 hit ‘Montero (Call Me By Your Name),’ which climaxed with a passionate kiss with one of his male dancers.
Since achieving breakout success with ‘Old Town Road,’ the 22-year-old has been open about his queerness and consistently championed the rights of the LGBTQ+ community.
And it’s clear that’s a trajectory that will continue.
See what we mean below…
Following the broadcast of the performance, one irate Twitter user denounced the performance saying:
“DONT USE AFRICAN CULTURE FOR SH*TS LIKE THIS!!!!!!! RESPECT OUR ANCESTORS”
Retweeting and replying, Nas clapped back with:
“y’all really like to pretend homosexuality didn’t exist in african culture”
With that, what are…