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Lil Nas X took to Twitter on Saturday to clap in response to critics of his 2020 Halloween costume, in homage to Nicki Minaj.
Singer “Old Town Road” dressed sophisticatedly as the iconic rapper for the holiday. The outfit is a replica of the outfit Minaj wore in the music video for her 2011 hit song “Super Bass”. His look features a neon pink bodysuit tied at the waist and a bleached blond wig with prominent pink bangs and bangs.
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But not everyone is a fan of the outfit in place. One person wrote, “How much do you think Lil nas x gets paid to destroy the minds of black kids to go against their god?”
Lil Nas X quickly responded to the homosexual comment, writing, “yes because your kid will say ‘lil nas x dressed as nicki minaj, so why should I worship god.'”
The original comment was deleted or taken down by Twitter.
That is not the only commentator expressed dissatisfaction with the 21-year-old’s outfit on social media. Rapper 50 Cent tweeted, “what the hell —, Nikki came to arrest him !!! Lol.”
Last June, at the end of Pride Month for LGBTQ, Lil Nas X came out as gay. The performer, whose real name is Montero Lamar Hill, asked his followers to listen to one of his new songs at the time, “c7osure,” in which he alluded to the sexuality of me.
He also tweeted a message with a rainbow emoji. “Some of you already know, some of you don’t care, some of you won’t go fwm (f — with me) anymore. But before this month ends, I want all of you to listen carefully to the exposure. “
Before her musical success, Lil Nas X was said to have had a sizable following as a huge Minaj fan, belonging to her fan base. But before he appears, he denied running the fan account “@nasmaraj” for fear of being disqualified, according to Insider. Over the summer, he confessed to being a member of her beloved fan base, saying that he had denied it before because “I don’t want people to know I’m fellow. tbh calculation (to be honest) ”.
“It’s a bit bitter when you deny you’re a dumb, but I get it,” Minaj responded to his confession, adding, “Congratulations on building your confidence to speak up. my real one. “
So far, Minaj has not responded to her outfit.