Lil Nas X Says BET Awards Added Santana and Billy Porter After Being Called Out

Lil Nas X says BET’s inclusion of Saucy Santana during the BET Awards pre-show and Billy Porter during the main event was purely performative in response to getting called out.

In a reply to someone on Twitter suggesting the inclusion of the two Black gay men means the BET Awards can’t homophobic, Lil Nas X clapped back.

Take a look at the now-deleted tweet captured by TSR below:


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Ballroom on the BET Awards stage was nice to see — but considering none of the performers were promoted ahead of time it definitely felt like a last-minute PR stunt.

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