Finally, Lil Nas X’s debut album Montero has finally arrived and he quickly earned himself a favorite among his vast fan base. Many listeners of the album have already sprinted to “Scoop”, his collaboration with Doja Cat thanks to the fiery contribution of the rapper “Say So” to the pilates anthem of the duets. The song was already a highly anticipated track from Montero as Lil Nas had previously teased in an energetic video clip that showed him showing up and rapping on the track.
Montero as a whole it includes 15 songs and features by Megan Thee Stallion, Jack Harlow, Elton John and Miley Cyrus in addition to Doja Cat. Lil Nas put together one of the most unique promotional campaigns for the album as he endured a mock pregnancy to lead to the “birth” of his album. The singer went through all the steps like having a maternity photoshoot, opening a baby registry and dealing with contractions in the days leading up to the release of. Montero.
Elsewhere, the singer made the Time list of the 100 Most Influential People and performed “Industry Baby” with Jack Harlow at the 2021 MTV VMAs. The rapper also celebrated the album’s release with a hilarious video that filmed him giving birth Montero to the hospital.
You can listen to “Scoop” in the video above.
Montero is now available through Columbia. Get it here.
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