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Lil Nas X Pulls April Fools Day Prank On Fans & Jokes He's Not Gay At All

Tara Walsh
Tara Walsh

10:15 2 Apr 2020


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Lil Nas X pulls April Fools Day prank

Lil Nas X pulled an April Fools Day prank on his 4.3 million Twitter followers yesterday.

He tweeted that he's actually not gay at all and that his coming out was just a premeditated April Fools joke.

 

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HAPPY WOMENS DAY!! ❤️❤️ I LOVE U ALL!! (Gave these to Hodo but she didn’t wanna take pictures lol)

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The artist tweeted, 'i was never gay. i said it to build up fuel for aprils fools day. ha got u guys.'

His fellow artist Ka5sh played along, 'Coming out as straight is so brave'

Lil Nas X replied, 'it’s hard but somebody has to take a stand and lead the others straight people afraid to be themselves'

A little over 10 minutes later, the Old Town Road star shared another tweet that read, 'ok i’m gay again'

One fan joked, 'these past 10 minutes been hell of a rollercoaster lmao'

Coming out

The artist came out as gay through his track c7osure on the final day of LGBTQ Pride last June.

He tweeted, 'some of y’all already know, some of y’all don’t care, some of y’all not gone fwm no more.'

'but before this month ends i want y’all to listen closely to c7osure.'

Lil Nas X later tweeted that he really thought he made it obvious in the album's artwork.

He said, 'deada** thought i made it obvious'

Meanwhile, we've put together a list of the top 10 celebrity April Fools Day pranks.

Check it out here.


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