Lil Nas X's "Old Town Road" Climbs To #1 On The On-Demand Streaming Songs Chart

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The Atlanta-raised rhymer earns his first Billboard chart topper.

(AllHipHop News) Even though Billboard decided to block Lil Nas X's "Old Town Road" from the Hot Country Songs chart, the publication could not stop the viral hit from skyrocketing up the On-Demand Streaming Songs chart.

"Old Town Road" climbed 13 spots to lead the ranking of the top on-demand play requests and plays on music subscription services. Lil Nas X dethroned Post Malone and Swae Lee's "Sunflower (Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse)" which dropped to #3 behind Post's "Wow" (#2).

The Country-Trap artist's breakout single jumped 17 positions on the Hot 100 chart. It now sits at #15 on that tally. "Old Town Road" also holds onto #1 on Apple Music's Top 100 USA daily chart and #2 on Spotify's Top 200 US daily chart.

Plus, Lil Nas X holds a Top 10 slot on Billboard's Hot Rap Songs, Hot R&B/Hip Hop Songs, Rap Streaming Songs, and R&B/Hip Hop Streaming Songs charts. The music video for "Old Town Road" has totaled more than 20 million views and 518,000 likes on YouTube.