Lil Nas X Faces Backlash for Religious Imagery, Lookalikes & More in New Teaser | Billboard News
Lil Nas X is once again at the center of controversy as he teases his new video for his upcoming single “J Christ” which is set to drop soon. The video is full of celebrity lookalikes, including Taylor Swift, Kanye West, and Barack Obama, and features religious imagery that has sparked backlash.
People have criticized Lil Nas X for using religious imagery, comparing him to Madonna, Nicki Minaj, and other artists who have incorporated religious themes in their work. Many have accused him of trolling and being disrespectful.
In response to the criticism, Lil Nas X fired back on social media, stating that he is not trying to imitate or be like any other artists and that he is simply doing what he wants with his career. He emphasized that he is not seeking to emulate the work of Gaga or Madonna and defended his creative choices.
The controversy surrounding the teaser for his new video comes after the backlash he received for twerking on a devil in his “Montero” music video. Despite the criticism, Lil Nas X remains unapologetic and is urging people to let the music speak for itself when it is released.
As the anticipation for his new single grows, it is clear that Lil Nas X is unafraid to push boundaries and challenge societal norms through his artistry. Whether his new video will live up to the controversy remains to be seen, but one thing is for sure – he is not backing down.
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Lil NX teases his new video that is full of celebrity lookalikes as he fights back with people who are saying his religious imagery is trolling and compare him to Madonna Nicki Minaj and More holy nasx his new single J Christ is about to drop tomorrow and in the video we see lookalikes of Taylor Swift Kanye West Barack Obama and more and multiple tweets have called him out for using religious imagery again after he also twerked on a devil in Montera this tweet says you’re just extra to be extra and yes trolling what Gaga did with Judas Madonna with Like a Prayer Nikki with Roman Holiday there’s a sense of class to It well Lil naex Red up people even more by responding saying this the problem with a lot of y’all gays is y’all think I’m trying to be like Gaga or Madonna when in reality with all due respect I don’t give up what they did and I’m
Doing what I want with my career it’s getting hot in here and I’m not talking about hell let’s leave my boy alone and let the music speak for itself when it’s out tomorrow
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