The cultural phenomenon that is "Old Town Road" feat.
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. A new version of the country rap hit just dropped with Young Thug and Mason Ramsey added to the track.
United States hip-hop and country sensation Lil Nas X has hinted that he might be collaborating with Mariah Carey for a remix for his Billboard Hot 100 number one single Old Town Road. Country music fans decide what they like.
Lil Nas X tweeted out the single around midnight on July 11th. The new song is a remix of the original remix with country star Billy Ray Cyrus. The Flatwoods, KY native exploded onto the music scene when his first album, Some Gave All, debuted on the all-genre Billboard album chart at No. 1 and stayed there for a record-breaking 17 weeks in 1992. Similar to the Billy Ray Cyrus verse in the first remix, people were mostly amazed at how great Mason Ramsey's contribution was.
Following the template that turned the Old Town Remix into such a hit, Lil Nas X immediately started retweeting memes that people created in response to the remix. "Old Town Road" has proven itself to be a social phenomenon and now holds the title of longest-running Hot 100 hip-hop single of all time, according to CNN.