Lil Nas X & Billy Ray Cyrus’ ‘Old Town Road’ Reaches 1 Billion Views On YouTube

The music video for Lil Nas X and Billy Ray Cyrus‘s hip-hop/country crossover blockbuster hit “Old Town Road” has surpassed one billion views on YouTube.

The music video for the breakthrough single by Lil Nas X was released on May 17, 2019. It was directed by Calmatic and features guest appearances by Chris Rock, HaHa Davis, Rico Nasty, Diplo, Jozzy, Young Kio and Vince Staples.

In the video, the singer can be seen riding a horse in a modern town, but he later meets the country king and they go on a ride.

“Old Town Road,” which was originally released independently in 2018, broke several records, including the most weeks spent at No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 by spending 19 weeks atop the chart.

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