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Lil Nas X’s Evolution Explored in HBO’s ‘Long Live Montero’ Documentary”

Embark on a captivating journey of self-discovery and artistic growth as HBO's documentary, "Lil Nas X: Long Live Montero," delves into the evolution of the trailblazing artist.
Words by Gabe Cruz
Photo from Lil Nas X’s official Instagram page @lilnasx, with no intended copyright infringement.

Lil Nas X is set to captivate audiences once again, but this time on the small screen, with the highly anticipated HBO Original documentary, “Lil Nas X: Long Live Montero.” Chronicling the journey of the genre-breaking artist, the film offers an intimate look as he prepares for his first-ever headlining engagement in the United States, the “Long Live Montero” tour.

Promising unparalleled access, the documentary captures Lil Nas X’s personal exploration, creative process, and electrifying performances each night before his devoted fans. Through this immersive experience, viewers will have the opportunity to witness the artist’s evolution, as he navigates not only the complexities of his burgeoning music career but also his own queer identity and the dynamics of his complex family relationships.

Mirroring the structure of Nas X’s stage show, the documentary is divided into three parts: Rebirth, Transformation, and Becoming. These segments aim to not only showcase the artist’s growth but also shed light on his mission to become a driving force for self-expression and acceptance. By delving into these themes, “Lil Nas X: Long Live Montero” promises to be a thought-provoking exploration of the artist’s life and the multifaceted journey he embarks upon.


Mark your calendars for January 27, as Lil Nas X enthusiasts eagerly await the premiere of the official trailer and the documentary itself on HBO and Max. Prepare to be immersed in the world of Lil Nas X, as he fearlessly shares his personal story and strives to inspire others through his music and message of acceptance.

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