Lil Nas X "Old Town Road" Official Lyrics & Meaning | Verified

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  • Published on Apr 8, 2019
  • Lil Nas X’s “Old Town Road” has risen to prominence after the song went viral on TikTok and now has more than 78 million Spotify streams to date. The single is produced by YoungKio, Atticus Ross and Trent Reznor. On the track, Lil Nas X raps about starting on the road to fame and fortune with only the bare minimum.
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  • Jv Legend
    Jv Legend Day ago

    BETTER THAN ILL BE FLOSSING

  • anonimous girls
    anonimous girls 2 days ago

    1:12 ;)

  • Casmir Nnamani
    Casmir Nnamani 2 days ago

    Lovely song with a real meaning

  • dancer dude
    dancer dude 3 days ago

    He may be a fruit but still fye as fuck

  • Cielo Sahagun
    Cielo Sahagun 5 days ago

    Plz give me a thumbs up he’s good at singing ima sing the song yeah I wanna take my hours to the old town road

  • Willy Lopes
    Willy Lopes 6 days ago

    Ele e parecido com Vinicios Junior. (Real madrid)

  • Rebecca Ryan
    Rebecca Ryan 7 days ago

    Wow I never knew this song actually had a deeper meaning....I honestly thought was actually thought it was about a cow boy!

  • Lídia Fernandes
    Lídia Fernandes 7 days ago +1

    😍

  • SKroll tutorial-gaming

    Like si hablas español. Mira mi canal

  • Kwala 1994
    Kwala 1994 9 days ago +1

    lil nas : you know you know you know you know you know

  • Marian Valdez
    Marian Valdez 11 days ago

    Where bill?

  • No reason Just weird
    No reason Just weird 11 days ago +1

    if only the video was 1 sec longer...

  • Patricio Diaz
    Patricio Diaz 12 days ago

    Old town road is a god sons you are the buts

  • _Noice_ _
    _Noice_ _ 14 days ago

    producers: *uses auto tune*
    Lil nas X: *I'm I a joke to you*

  • BUCKET
    BUCKET 14 days ago +1

    The video is 4:20 minutes long...

  • Gõd Snįpé
    Gõd Snįpé 15 days ago +1

    Autotune:wait thats ilegall😂😂😂

  • Jmariyae Randle
    Jmariyae Randle 16 days ago

    Horse basically mean ass imma take my ass to the old town road

  • 『SRA LOVELYZ 』
    『SRA LOVELYZ 』 16 days ago

    *looks at time*
    (insert lenny face here)

  • Okin Xen
    Okin Xen 17 days ago +1

    Not too much of a rap fan but my brothers are obsessed with this song so I did some digging. This dude seems pretty legit- you go man

  • The Reper 504
    The Reper 504 18 days ago +1

    Grande dembele❤️

  • Toboben
    Toboben 18 days ago

    This video would go for 4 minutes and 20 secs

  • UN3ke
    UN3ke 20 days ago

    I’m gonna take my hours to the hotel room their gonna ride all night long

  • mcdonalds is life
    mcdonalds is life 20 days ago

    Auto tune: "Everyone loves me because I make them sound good!"
    Lil Nas: "Hold my cowboy from Gucci"

  • JOHN WICK
    JOHN WICK 22 days ago +1

    did anyone realize the video was 4:20 long

  • I Ghosteeditz I
    I Ghosteeditz I 22 days ago

    *hi*

  • I Ghosteeditz I
    I Ghosteeditz I 22 days ago

    * hi *

  • Daleyza Hernandez
    Daleyza Hernandez 22 days ago

    😝

  • Sofia gacha
    Sofia gacha 23 days ago

    What! I was not expecting this

  • Jammy HipHop World
    Jammy HipHop World 23 days ago

    I am a lost comment ;(

  • Dinero Y Flow Records
    Dinero Y Flow Records 23 days ago

    Black Dick wants to Ride a Horse 🐴 Nieeee

  • Joseph Vernon
    Joseph Vernon 26 days ago

    4:20 😏

  • gaming maniac
    gaming maniac 27 days ago

    auto tune has left the chat

  • тαlα 12
    тαlα 12 28 days ago +1

    Lil nas x don’t need the autotune the autotune need him.

  • believer828
    believer828 28 days ago

    Do rodeo

  • Bartek Siminski
    Bartek Siminski 29 days ago

    He sings suprisingly well

  • Anna Nicoke
    Anna Nicoke 29 days ago

    Chores

  • Anna Nicoke
    Anna Nicoke 29 days ago

    😘❤️😍

  • Anna Nicoke
    Anna Nicoke Month ago

    Really bad I'm just saying look but I just seen a really good yeah I want take my horses I want him I wanna where do you like you know this is that you don't she did on my body so that's how you do it that's how you think so you're not no good I'm good yeah I'm gonna take my horse to the water well I wanna run to a kid I want good at singing dancing so I don't know whatmom do you have dogs but I have three dogs because we did not stop this giant one is like a lost dog is lost and I'm kidding I'm not really that I can't we all know me always thealways save the day because she loves dogs like I was like please put the dog in my bed changed so I always loved him hotel room

  • Anna Nicoke
    Anna Nicoke Month ago

    What do you say that was a bad word but my humor seen him I want to take my horse show me looking to a kid mom got the voices in the fake oh no I don't know what's next I don't know how safe you should teach my house clean but no my mommy day doesn't know who is who is real I want everybody to turn on soyou shouldn't say that but it's OK that you don't listen to me because I am I don't know but I'm your phone text

  • Anna Nicoke
    Anna Nicoke Month ago

    We can dance and him, I just love Sydney will be go somewhere fun and I always cry when my dad go to work but I don't cry anymore because I'm a big girl I'm not that big I'm just chilling with my brother really well he's not a baby you can talk and I always love seeing a whole download and

  • BANANCHIK 123
    BANANCHIK 123 Month ago

    лайкните чтобы американцы подумали что что то умное написал

  • Iwasntborninnovember

    Is nobody gonna ignore the fact that this video is EXACTLY 420?😂

  • Adam Hussain
    Adam Hussain Month ago

    At the beginning who thought he was about to sing

  • Jvcorreia 007
    Jvcorreia 007 Month ago +1

    Producer: you want autotune?
    Lil Nas: Whats autotune?

  • Lost Potato ツ
    Lost Potato ツ Month ago

    Autotune: you need me boi ;)
    Lil Nas X: hold my horses

  • Dude it's Kendall
    Dude it's Kendall Month ago

    Can we just appreciate that this video length is 4:20

  • Rick 4 life • 6 years ago

    He kinda looks like the younger and skinner version of Will Smith tbh.

  • Non The only
    Non The only Month ago

    روتنتنو

  • Juanma JR
    Juanma JR Month ago

    AUTOTUNE LEVEL 100

  • MysticDelta
    MysticDelta Month ago +1

    am i the only one who doesn't like the song because its so overrated

  • Klemon 789
    Klemon 789 Month ago

    Where is *Billy Ray Cyrus*

  • Squeguin Quack
    Squeguin Quack Month ago

    A rap song with no auto tune. Is this Heaven?

  • Alex Leybovich
    Alex Leybovich Month ago

    :billy Ray Cyrus I’m richer then you

    :lil nas x hold my horse

  • VÍTORsantos
    VÍTORsantos Month ago

    quem é do brasil deixa o like kkkkkkkkkkkkkkk

  • ava
    ava Month ago +1

    when the video is 4:20 min long
    *nice*

  • Andi Vasquez
    Andi Vasquez Month ago

    Love loveee

  • Chris - fortnite
    Chris - fortnite Month ago

    Cal lil nas x make more songs like shame

  • Nabil Safiuddin
    Nabil Safiuddin Month ago +1

    He can't sing. ik u all gonna hate mw

  • appleheadlover 2001

    Bruh he’s so sweet and humble and calm. That’s so rare bruh.