Lil Nas X's unlikely hit "Old Town Road" has been sitting at No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart for 11 straight weeks, and there's been one question in the back of everyone's mind the whole time:
How the hell is he going to follow this up?
Now, we have our answer. On Friday at midnight, Lil Nas X's debut EP, 7, hit streaming services. With an 18-minute runtime, it's a quick listen, but there's a lot to unpack here. Will Nas X forever be a one-hit wonder (like he's been constantly joking about on Twitter and Instagram)? Or does he have more hits on the way? Which audience will he cater to? Will we still be thinking about this guy a year from now?
Let's get into it. These are the eight biggest takeaways from our first listen of Lil Nas X's 7.