Lil Nas X’s “Old Town Road” has been at number one for twelve consecutive weeks.

After twelve consecutive weeks, “Old Town Road” is now officially tied for the longest-running Hot 100 number one hip-hop song of all time.

After twelve consecutive weeks, “Old Town Road” is now officially tied for the longest-running Hot 100 number one hip-hop song of all time.

To reach the longest running song of all time regardless of genre, Lil Nas X will have to hold the top spot for four more weeks. Currently “Despacito,” by Luis Fonsi & Daddy Yankee featuring Justin Bieber and “One Sweet Day,” by Mariah Carey & Boyz II Men hold the record at sixteen weeks.

Lil Nas X and Billy Ray Cyrus capitalized on the song’s popularity by performing the track at the BET Awards. The performance was a surprise for many who thought they’d never see Billy Ray Cyrus perform a country song at the event.

You can stream Lil Nas X’s new EP, 7 EP now.