The most successful year in Lil X’s life is coming to an end but it doesn’t mean next year won’t bring about fruitful accomplishments. The 20-year-old attended last night’s American Music Awards and won a trophy for Favorite Song – Rap/Hip-Hop for his beloved single “Old Town Road.” It was that same song that  on the Billboard Hot 100 chart, beating out acts such as . 

Lil Nas X Says 2020 Will Bring "Amazing Surprises” For His Fans
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When speaking to Billboard at last night’s award show, Lil Nas X expressed his gratitude for being nominated for six Grammy awards, including Album of the Year.  “I am just so happy that they even considered my project that I was just working on a few months ago,” he said of his 7 EP. As for the next year ahead, Lil Nas promised nothing but “amazing surprises” for all of his fans, sharing details on how it feels to be a black member of the LGBTQ community. 

“It’s been pretty good so far, luckily,” he said. “I can’t say everything is cool because I’m in my place right now. If I was an upcoming artist who didn’t have what I have, I don’t know if it would be the same love, but I’m happy.”