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Lil Nas X has collaborated with just about everyone from Elton John and Billy Ray Cyrus to Nas and Megan Thee Stallion, but there are still two music giants on his radar.
Lil Nas, 22, is gearing up for the release of his debut studio album, Huntsman. He spoke to “The Breakfast Club” prior to the album’s release and revealed that he reached out to Drake and Nicki Minaj for collaboration. He received no news from Minaj and Drake declined the offer for the time being; however, he hopes to eventually cross them off the list.
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“Nicki and Drake,” Lil Nas said of his dream collaborations through Complex. “Drake replied … he was still working on Certified lover boy, and all that, and I was 100% focused on it. This was like a few weeks ago, and I completely understood it, and he said he was willing to do something, but it wasn’t the right time, he was trying to put together his own shit. “
Lil Nas is a Barb for Life, named after Minaj’s fanbase. When the presenter Charlamagne tha God suggested to him that the rapper “Montero” denied having defamed Minaj.
“I have never defamed Nicki,” he insisted. “There’s a lot of things going around, but you know, I don’t respond to any of them, so it’s like … because then it will come up again.”
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Check the Huntsman track list below.
1. “Montero (Call me by your name)”
2. “Dead right now”
3. “Industry Baby” (with Jack Harlow)
4. “That’s what I want”
5. “The art of realization”
6. “Scoop” (with Doja Cat)
7. “One of Me” (with Elton John)
8. “Lost In The Citadel”
9. “Dolla Sign Slime” (with Megan Thee Stallion)
10. “Tales of Dominica”
11. “The sun sets”
13. “I don’t want it”
14. “Life after Salem”
15. “Am I Dreaming” (with Miley Cyrus)