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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  • Spider Man
    Spider Man 8 hours ago +1

    I came here for the meaning of “ride till I can’t no more” and I still don’t frikin get it god damn it

  • Kyle Colemore
    Kyle Colemore 12 hours ago

    Lil nas x i dead, dude releases the same song 20 times

  • Tipsy Pepper - Gacha!
    Tipsy Pepper - Gacha! 20 hours ago

    Did this need an explanation?

  • Aussie Kween
    Aussie Kween 22 hours ago +1

    He attacc
    He protecc
    But most importantly,
    He sound the same off the tracc

  • XxemberxX MC5 N1 android

    420 seconds

  • Treyzy T
    Treyzy T Day ago

    🌈 now who cares music still official🔥🔥💯

  • Brittney Stevenson

    Wow lil nas x

  • fousseymon play
    fousseymon play Day ago

    Thats where it began

  • Nike Socks
    Nike Socks 2 days ago +1

    It ends at 4:20
    Edit:I disliked it my man

  • DerpYouTube :P
    DerpYouTube :P 2 days ago +1

    1:10 1:44 2:23 1:10

    Thank me later...

  • Marcial pimentel
    Marcial pimentel 2 days ago

    Lil Nas X doesn’t need autotune

  • Te Verde
    Te Verde 3 days ago

    Lil Nas X sings really good in this video it just doesn’t sound as refined because it’s not the real recording of the song.

  • Nick Milligan
    Nick Milligan 3 days ago

    He can sing without auto tune, that already makes him better than most of the artists featured on this channel

  • YoshiRocks57
    YoshiRocks57 3 days ago +2

    "I'm gonna ride till I can't no more"
    Genius: WHAT DOES THIS MEAN
    Lil Nas X: *[sweats]*

  • StrangerThingsOBSESSED

    1:17 lol he sounds really good even without the music 🎵

  • KID-APPLICANT
    KID-APPLICANT 3 days ago

    imagine an asian sounding just like lil nas?? well not anymore cause i did it....watch on my channel

  • Aaron Verdin
    Aaron Verdin 3 days ago

    Lil nas x has a good voice

  • Darklight Yt
    Darklight Yt 3 days ago

    He got us singing him riding lmao

  • Fernando Cardoso
    Fernando Cardoso 3 days ago

    He's so handsome... God...

  • BIGG WESSS
    BIGG WESSS 4 days ago

    Aye I just had a genius interview just uploaded plz check it out and support 🙏

  • møøñłįght :D
    møøñłįght :D 4 days ago

    *Who is here after the coming out?☺️*

  • DieDogGods
    DieDogGods 4 days ago +2

    I know him only recently and he is one of my favorite rapper
    Respect!

  • SirSlime
    SirSlime 4 days ago

    jacob sartorius: *no one can sing better than me*
    lil nas x: *hold my horses in the back*

  • Hobi's Sprite
    Hobi's Sprite 4 days ago

    Good shirt

  • Katarina Pehar
    Katarina Pehar 4 days ago

    He sings really GOOOOOD !

  • Comic Gaming
    Comic Gaming 4 days ago

    He sings very good

  • DrevenofShadows
    DrevenofShadows 4 days ago

    Yeah
    Im gonna take
    My hoes to a *HOTEL ROOM*
    Im gona F**uuck till
    I cant no more

  • Jashan Sidhu
    Jashan Sidhu 5 days ago

    I’m gonna take my horse to the old town road

  • Emanuel Weatherspoon

    Can nobody tell me nothing you can tell me nothing

  • Sarah Lestelle
    Sarah Lestelle 5 days ago

    Old town road is so bad

  • Elian Sanchez
    Elian Sanchez 5 days ago

    Y'all should "verified" but wit producer like metro booming, mustard and shit

  • Miles Quickster's Animations

    I'mma educate myself. Can't nobody tell me nothin

  • ShadowPL
    ShadowPL 5 days ago

    2:23 ouch!

  • Miles Quickster's Animations

    Sampled.

  • Eliana Grace
    Eliana Grace 5 days ago

    I love him but at the beginning he sounded like a middle schooler going through puberty but trying to sing.


    Haha no shade

  • xXGacha NeliaXx
    xXGacha NeliaXx 5 days ago +1

    He sounds exactly the same :O
    Wowieee!!!!

  • Emma Almind
    Emma Almind 5 days ago +1

    Can’t nobody tell me NoThINg!!!
    Has the same vibe as:
    I’d be FLOsSiN!!!

  • Manly Dude
    Manly Dude 5 days ago

    nowadays people make the classic
    Lil nas x: starts singing
    Autotune: am i a joke to you
    Meme
    Because its so rare that people can actualy sing without autotune.... hell lil nas x is good but at singing she is not that amazing
    REMEMBER FREDDIE MERCURY GUYS!!! REMEMBER AXL ROSE OR ROBERT PLANT!!! NO ONE.... okay

  • ReddishBlue
    ReddishBlue 5 days ago

    Who got reminded about John Marston or Red Dead Redemption?

  • ReddishBlue
    ReddishBlue 5 days ago

    After i watched the music video i was like “lemme buy red dead redemption 2 right now”

  • Avatar Aang
    Avatar Aang 5 days ago

    Producer: How much Autotune do you want?
    Lil Nas X: *What's autotune?*

  • Stagerz
    Stagerz 5 days ago

    What he really meant is he wants to ride a *D-*

  • GhDa Nub
    GhDa Nub 5 days ago

    Producer: How many autotune u want ?
    Lil Nas x: *NO*

  • ツNigeerr
    ツNigeerr 5 days ago +1

    They should honestly edit the beat onto him actually singing

  • Da Chip Ahoiiss
    Da Chip Ahoiiss 5 days ago

    He sounds just like the so g

  • Kar Kar :3
    Kar Kar :3 6 days ago +7

    He protecc
    He attacc
    But most Importantly,
    *HE CAN MIX COUNTRY WITH RAP*

  • vikrant rawat
    vikrant rawat 6 days ago

    I thought it was hoes instead of horse😂😂😂

  • Bob the dude
    Bob the dude 6 days ago +1

    Sounds exactly the same, lil nas be a G.

  • Sten PlayZ
    Sten PlayZ 6 days ago

    I actualy drive horse

  • Cry
    Cry 6 days ago +1

    Lil nas x:

    Autotune: I can't feel myself

  • Slime Cat
    Slime Cat 6 days ago

    " *people can't sing without autotune* "
    Lil Nas : hold my horse shoes

  • Lunamoon221
    Lunamoon221 7 days ago

    I came here for the memes....And I know you did too.

  • itsyaboibenji
    itsyaboibenji 7 days ago

    this song sucks balls

  • jaile robreak
    jaile robreak 7 days ago

    Wow Lil Nas can sing for sure!

  • 3 1 / 0 3
    3 1 / 0 3 7 days ago +5

    He actually sounds the same as he does in the song
    I respect that lack of auto tune

  • Chucky Gettz
    Chucky Gettz 7 days ago +1

    Is it good being yourself or the whole town Roadkaulaq9

  • Valeria Castaneda
    Valeria Castaneda 8 days ago

    Hehehehehe the vids 4:20 :3

  • Zaida Garcia
    Zaida Garcia 8 days ago

    If Danielle Cohn comes on here.SMIIAIHNAHNIABUGAVGUYACFFAYTY.Buy sis.

  • Xxtentacion 1
    Xxtentacion 1 8 days ago

    Hiiiiii

  • Itty bitty
    Itty bitty 8 days ago +2

    Can y’all do lil nas x and cardi b for rodeo😢😩😊

  • Orangypie
    Orangypie 8 days ago

    Why is it good?

  • Jared Bro1
    Jared Bro1 8 days ago +1

    People still listen to this one hit wonder???

  • Quiet Boy
    Quiet Boy 8 days ago +1

    Producer: You need a Autotune
    Lil nas : What's that??

  • Kitten 1227
    Kitten 1227 9 days ago +3

    Director of Music Video - What would you like to do with your car?

    Lil Nas X - -HORSE

  • Kitten 1227
    Kitten 1227 9 days ago +1

    It scared me at 1:09 😂

  • Yousif Omer
    Yousif Omer 9 days ago

    Cringe

  • gyc
    gyc 9 days ago

    N looks how Russian p?

  • XxxJace Xxx
    XxxJace Xxx 9 days ago

    When your only popular because of a song

    • boosterbuzzer
      boosterbuzzer 9 days ago +1

      Isnt that how you are supposed to get popular in music

    • Leila
      Leila 9 days ago

      @Bluebird Wandsworth oof I love u

    • Bluebird Wandsworth
      Bluebird Wandsworth 9 days ago +1

      Like every other artists when they start out. Weird huh?

  • Catyse
    Catyse 9 days ago +1

    I hope he was alone in that room while singing or it would have been *very* awkward

  • jimbo macaroni
    jimbo macaroni 9 days ago +1

    4:20
    ok
    great
    i ain’t complaining

  • Lasse Boehlke-skogli
    Lasse Boehlke-skogli 9 days ago +1

    Why does people say that he sounds good?

  • kenjen.
    kenjen. 9 days ago

    1:09 - I thought they played the song.

  • tara chambers
    tara chambers 9 days ago

    Dsetiny day you’re too happy 😃 was my time for y’all come

  • Alexhunter_2 Mr Cesar_boy229

    I could sing all the song of old town road

  • Cady Heron
    Cady Heron 10 days ago

    *Auto tune has left the chat*


    Did it even join?

  • Londyn Grace
    Londyn Grace 10 days ago +2

    no one

    not a single soul
    lil nas x: BiLlBoArD

  • Old Account
    Old Account 10 days ago

    “I’m gonna ride till I can’t no more”
    Lil nas x fans after June 30th: 😳

  • buba776playz
    buba776playz 10 days ago

    Anybody realize that this videos length is 4:20

  • Trevor’s mom My
    Trevor’s mom My 10 days ago +5

    He protecc
    He attack
    But most importantly
    He hits James Charles from the back

  • Kallyn Alexander
    Kallyn Alexander 10 days ago

    Hat down cross down living like a rock star spin all that money on my bran new guitar anni gonu have a dime ring u finish it in the comments

  • LynnieJiminie :*
    LynnieJiminie :* 10 days ago +1

    YEE FUCKING YEE
    💜Much love

  • Matheus Machado
    Matheus Machado 10 days ago +1

    "_nobody can sings without autotune_"
    lil nas x: *hold my beer*

  • Диана Triana
    Диана Triana 10 days ago

    Это волшебно !!!!

  • KinteiPlayz YT
    KinteiPlayz YT 10 days ago

    THE ACTUAL LYRICS OF OLD TOWN ROAD:

    Yeah I'm Gonna Take My Horse To The Old Town Road I'm Gonna Ride Till I Can't No More
    (It means he's gonna ride guys until he can't) x2
    I got the horses in the back
    (Men In The Back)
    Horse tack is attached
    (Condom Idk Why)
    Hat is matte black
    (D*ck is black)
    That's all I know for now

  • s P i C e Y e L i
    s P i C e Y e L i 11 days ago

    He good without autotune

  • neurka fallas
    neurka fallas 11 days ago

    I'm going to take my horse to the old Town Rd I'm going to ride till I can't no more

  • lByte
    lByte 11 days ago

    So we are not gonna talk about this video being 4:20 mins long?

  • Katie Hancock
    Katie Hancock 11 days ago +1

    he's so chill, i feel like i could get a cup of coffee with him

  • Mia Issableela
    Mia Issableela 11 days ago

    U made that song because u are cool

  • Dalanien Jaques
    Dalanien Jaques 11 days ago

    Bro this nigga actually sounds country

  • Euan coulter
    Euan coulter 11 days ago

    He cannot sing

  • Potato King
    Potato King 11 days ago

    69/712
    I’m very happy right now

  • Its Jxstincredible
    Its Jxstincredible 11 days ago

    Everyone: country music sucks
    Lil Nas X: Hold my hat

  • Edgar Faraco
    Edgar Faraco 12 days ago +1

    Question: you use autotune?
    Lil nas x: im the autotune

  • olivia
    olivia 12 days ago

    hold ur horses buddy 🤠


    ill go home😔

  • CHARM DELUXE
    CHARM DELUXE 12 days ago

    “I’m gonna ride till I can’t no more” just took a whole new meaning to it after June

  • Liam Cromer
    Liam Cromer 12 days ago +1

    Is it necessary to have your neck up that high

  • Mubarak Ali
    Mubarak Ali 12 days ago

    I came back to check the comments after he came out the closet

  • Soso soso
    Soso soso 12 days ago +1

    0% bikini girls
    0%alcols
    0%supercars
    100% horses