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Lil Nas X Talks 'Montero' Album, Shawn Mendes & His Biggest Musical Impacts

Lil Nas X is having a MOMENT right now and had a very busy weekend! So it was amazing when he came into our studio with high energy Wednesday morning.

Two days before his debut album 'Montero' gets released, Lil Nas X went to the VMAs and WON big and then hit the most watched red carpet at the Met Gala! After a busy weekend, Lil Nas X is just so excited for his album to drop. "I’m not even nervous this time," Lil Nas X says, "I’m just so excited for the world to hear this album." The singer says he just "wanted people to get to know me more and give them bops." With Montero (Call Me by Your Name) and Industry Baby [ft. Jack Harlow] already out, Lil Nas X is just ready for the world to hear the rest of the album.

Lil Nas X also talks about Shawn Mendes after Shawn appeared on our show talking about how he would love to collaborate with the artist. Lil Nas X's reaction was "He’s one of the sweetest human beings ever." Continuing by saying he would love him and singer, Camila Cabello to put out more songs!

Lil Nas X also talks about the biggest inspirations behind his music including names like Katy Perry and Drake. For Lil Nas X's full interview watch above and be sure to buy his album out September 17th.