The single "is literally about horses..."

Lil Nas X come out as gay over the weekend.

The American rapper is enjoying enormous success with his single 'Old Town Road', a kind of ultra-catchy rap meets country mash up.

On June 30th - the final day of Pride Month - he tweeted a message to fans, pointing them to the lyrics of his song 'C7osure'.

Almost immediately, though, some people online made wise-cracks about 'Old Town Road' - specifically, what Lil Nas X meant by "ride til I can't no more..." The American artist hit back:

So that's that clarified.

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