Lil Nas X's Kiss With Backup Dancer At 2021 BET Awards Breaks The Internet
Written by Black Voices on June 27, 2021
Lil Nas X has damaged the web, but once more.
The 22-year-old artist took the stage on the 2021 BET Awards to carry out “Montero (Name Me By Your Title).” Wearing a gold Egyptian pharaoh costume with a picture of a sphinx behind him, Lil Nas X tore the stage up at Sunday’s present as he gave a efficiency impressed by the video for Michael Jackson’s “Keep in mind The Time.”
On the finish of his efficiency, he took his dynamic efficiency to a different degree when he leaned over and kissed one in every of his male backup dancers, a primary for the BET Awards stage.
The overtly homosexual artist earned a standing ovation for his daring efficiency. And, in fact, Black Twitter went up. Many famous how apt the second was for Black homosexual visibility, particularly throughout Delight Month.
“Montero (Name Me By Your Title)” was the middle of a lot homophobic outrage when its music video first dropped in March. The video options the two-time Grammy winner dropping right down to hell on a stripper pole and giving Devil a lap dance.
Watch Lil Nas X’s full efficiency under.