Lil Nas X Biography

Updated On Jul 03, 2019 Published On Jul 03, 2019
Facts of Lil Nas X
Date of Birth: 1999 , April-9
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 Feet 11 Inch
Name Lil Nas X
Birth Name Montero Lamar Hill
Nick Name Lil Nas X
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Atlanta, Georgia
Ethnicity Afro-American
Profession Singer, Songwriter, and Rapper
Net Worth $3 million
Salary N/A
Eye Color Dark Brown
Hair Color Black
Famous for The song Old Town Road
Education Lithia Springs High School and University of West Georgia
Online Presence Instagram & Twitter
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Widely popular as the singer of The Old Town Road, Lil Nas X is Georgia based rapper, singer, and songwriter. The song first released on 3rd December 2018 and peaked on no.83 on Billboard Hot 100. Nas’ debut EP released on recently in June 2019.

Early Life and Education

Lil Nas X was born as Montero Lamar Hill on 9th April 1999, in Atlanta, Georgia, the United States of American. Montero belongs to Afro-American ethnic group and holds American nationality. X’s parents divorced while he was just six years old. Consequently, he started living with his mom and grand-mom.

Hill attended Lithia Springs High School and graduated in 2017. He then went to enroll at the University of West Georgia until dropping out a year later.

Professional Career and Net Worth

Nas came to the spotlight in 2015 when his tweets on his fanpage ‘FactsAboutNM’ gained public attention. Similarly, his other fan account 'NasMaraj' gained attention in 2017 for its interactive scenario threads.

Montero’s career breakthrough came in 2018 when he released his independent country rap song Old Town Road. The song went viral all over the internet in 2019 after the 'Yeehaw Challenge' on the video-sharing app TikTok.

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The song peaked at no.83 on the Billboard Hot 100, and later it reached no.1. Similarly, the song charted at no.19 on the Hot Country Songs, and at no.36 in Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs. However, the song was removed from the chart in March 2019 due to some controversial issues.

Hill has been supported by the American country music star Billy Ray Cyrus. Cyrus supported the song via a tweet. He was also featured vocalist in the remix of the song which was released in April 2019. The duo also performed the song at the 2019 BET Awards.

Lil X released his debut EP, 7, on 21st June 2019, and the song peaked at no.2 on the Billboard 200 chart.

Lil Nas has earned an impressive amount of money from his rising career. As per various sources, Lil Nas X has an estimated net worth of $3 million as of July 2019. His net is sure to rise in the near future as well.

His net worth can be compared to Rapper Papoose ($300 thousand), and actresses like Tammy Townsend ($1 million), and Roxana Zal ($1.5 million).

Lil Nas X’s Personal Life

Nas recently revealed his sexuality as Gay on 30th June via a Twitter post. Talking about his personal life, Nas is currently single. He might be dating someone or even have a partner but due to lack of information, no confirmations on his love life can be made.

Age, Height, Body Stats, and Social Media Profile

Age: Lil Nas is 20 years old as of 2019.

Height: He stands 5 feet 11 inches tall in height.

Hair Color: His hair is black.

Eye Color: Nas has expressive dark brown eyes.

He is followed by 3 million followers on Instagram and 1.34 million on Twitter. He is estimated to earn $5,727 to $9,545 per paid post with Instagram.

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Born in Atlanta, Georgia

April 9 , 1999

Montero Lamar Hill was born in Atlanta, Georgia on 9th April 1999. He holds American nationality and belongs to Afro-American ethnic background. 


Released his debut song The Old Town Road


Lil Nas’ career breakthrough came in 2018 when he released his independent country rap song Old Town Road. The album peaked at no.83 on Billboard Hot 100 and later at no.1. 

Estimated at around $3 million


As per various sources, Lil Nas X has an estimated net worth of $3 million as of July 2019. His net is sure to rise in near future with his career.