Lil Nas X has no time for your homophobic nonsense in 2020.
Lil Nas X, who came out last summer, showed up to the Grammy Awards ceremony in a pink cowboy outfit, containing elements of the leather scene.
His country crossover hit "Old Town Road" was one of the nights live performances.
The artist was also nominated for several awards.
Lil Nas X is a stand user, change my mind https://t.co/yBL5h4M3JD— Heavenly 🍑 @Katsucon (@Heavenly 🍑 @Katsucon)1580369310.0
every time lil nas x effortlessly pulls off an objectively complex outfit like this it's revenge for the 3 weeks of… https://t.co/I94tYm1Mgk— worm (@worm)1580125387.0
I really really like when people draw Mao Mao as a Rootin Tootin Cowboy Sheriff,,, but I’m just saying some Lil Nas… https://t.co/nXsbpHMuWr— oof 300 (@oof 300)1580134819.0
This outfit unfortunately caught the attention of Pastor Troy, a fellow Atlanta rapper, who took it upon himself to share Nas' outfit on Instagram in a post that has since been deleted.
Pastor Troy went on a long, homophobic rant & somehow convinced himself that it’s the reason why he doesn’t have a… https://t.co/PWjKNWdhC8— Ronald Isley (@Ronald Isley)1580315861.0
The rant, laced with homophobia, goes into detail that Pastor Troy thinks Nas doesn't deserve a Grammy award because he's gay.
Pastor Troy also described an encounter at an Applebees where he and his son were openly homophobic to a gay couple who were "kissing" and "eating mozzarella sticks."
Nas caught wind of the hateful rant.
The 20 year-old star had the most simple, perfect response.
damn i look good in that pic on god https://t.co/dIIKzTFa6X— nope (@nope)1580318828.0
But Nas' fans didn't let Pastor Troy get away so easily.
@LilNasX No worries I let him know what was up! https://t.co/BwbJVYyeFt— Jada (@Jada)1580319881.0
@LilNasX The 1st sentence is already insane. Lol, as if he could pull it off 🙄— Garrett Watts (@Garrett Watts)1580324593.0
@LilNasX So... according to pastor troy being a man means *squints at text* being scared of winning a Grammy and *s… https://t.co/ZURCiTip4W— Kristin 'Tilly' Bender (@Kristin 'Tilly' Bender)1580322653.0
@LilNasX bruh who tf is Pastor Troy— sparklesparkle (@sparklesparkle)1580344377.0
And Pastor Troy continues to get roasted across the internet.
this should get a grammy before pastor troy https://t.co/kNLS5s2Fnx— sage 🤝 (@sage 🤝)1580408199.0
Pastor Troy attempting to come for lil Nas and falling flat on his face in the process is gold. Bruh, none of thes… https://t.co/B78lrNTNOZ— Doreen 🌴✨ (@Doreen 🌴✨)1580395803.0
nobody: pastor troy when he sees men eating mozerella sticks: https://t.co/3touJESGcI— sailorstevie (@sailorstevie)1580403768.0
What @PastorTroyDSGB looked like later that night thinking about those gay dudes eating cheese sticks at Applebee’s… https://t.co/iKsRbHGFh3— Justin Trout (@Justin Trout)1580406515.0
Meanwhile, Nas has more important things to worry about.
Two, in fact.
@LilNasX You have a call from God Sir⬇️🏆🏆💗💕💗💕💗💕💗💕💗💕💗💕💗 https://t.co/F5qh3ArETi— FoxyLoxyRedHead (@FoxyLoxyRedHead)1580319484.0
And Pastor Troy, 42, is gonna continue getting worked up over mozzarella sticks and his zero Grammys.