Check out the remixed "Old Town Road" below.
According to Billboard, only one other song has achieved the 16-week reign and that's 2017 'Despacito' by Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee, featuring Justin Bieber. "I believe Young Thug would be one of the biggest pioneers in that".
On Thursday afternoon, Twitch announced the headlining performer for their annual TwitchCon event in San Diego, Lil Nas X. The 20-year-old artist, whose full name is Montero Hill, has gained global popularity in the past year for his hit county rap single "Old Town Road". Cyrus followed up with dozens more that defined country music. The only downside, really, is that Mason doesn't actually yodel in this remix. The new album artwork that features 4 horses to represent the new artists. The experimental project was generally well received by fans but didn't take off like many thought it would.
Thug was the first to merge trap music and country but not the first to merge hip-hop and country.
Montero Lamar Hill, professionally known as Lil Nas X, released the song on Friday.
Billy Ray Cyrus' verse remains on the remix.
The cultural phenomenon that is "Old Town Road" featuring Cyrus has achieved RIAA Diamond status of more than ten million units and continues to lead the Billboard Hot 100 at No. 1 for the 14th consecutive week.