And it has been extremely popular on TikTok, the social-video sharing app. At the end of "Let Me See It", Pimp C raps: "This ain't no muthafuckin' hip-hop records, these country rap tunes", originally a response to Northern hip hop artists who had criticized Southern rap for not being "real hip-hop".
The song has been widely labeled as "country rap", a genre that had not often reached the mainstream prior to its release.
Miche Braden sang the lead vocals.
We’ve got backing tracks ready for you to download and use for your next single, album, mixtape or demo.
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 In October 2019, "Old Town Road" became the fastest single in RIAA history to receive diamond certification in the United States.
“The Git Up” is still more of a viral concern than a radio presence in Nashville. The remix was premiered at Diplo's set for the country music Stagecoach Festival alongside the first-ever live performance of "Old Town Road" by Lil Nas X and Cyrus.
"Let me tell you, ["Old Town Road" is] a country song. Since that date, the track’s daily pageviews have continued to climb exponentially, peaking at 12,349 pageviews on March 3. It is historically cloistered, presenting significant roadblocks to outsiders — the charts reflect those pressures.  Lil Nas X bought the beat from YoungKio for $30, but since purchases on his online store were anonymous, YoungKio did not know the song was purchased by Lil Nas X until he saw it in an Instagram meme in December 2018. He moved in with his sister, spending time promoting his music on the Internet while having just three hours of sleep each night.
It should be on both [charts]. As Genius previously reported, TikTok is playing an increasing role in turning memes into hits.
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