Lil Nas X shows off his ‘BABY BUMP’ as he throws lavish shower with cake and balloons – just before release of his debut studio album Montero
Lil Nas X showed off his ‘pregnant stomach’ as he celebrated his baby shower in a trio of snaps that were shared to his Instagram account on Wednesday.
The rapper, 22, posed at the lavish event – which was complete with balloon displays, cake and even a throne – as he joked ‘about to kick off my baby shower’.
The performer later shared a promotional video for his upcoming debut album, Montero, to his account, during which he was seen looking around an empty function after no one showed up.
Showing off: Lil Nas X showed off his ‘pregnant stomach’ as he celebrated his baby shower in a trio of snaps that were shared to his Instagram account on Wednesda
Lil Nas X was seen wearing a vibrantly multicolored silk robe that draped down to his legs in the trio of shots.
The Old Town Road rapper, born Montero Lamar Hill, offset the eye-catching design of his outerwear with a pair of white pants.
Lil Nas X added elements of bling to his look, including a diamond encrusted necklace with a butterfly design and a pair of earrings.
The performer made sure to show off his baby bump in all three of the shots.
Pregnant Lil Nas X promotes ‘Montero’ album with a baby shower
Interesting outfit: The performer sported a vibrantly multicolored robe and white pants during the photoshoot
Although Lil Nas X appeared to be busy prepping for the release of his new album, he was later spotted heading out to dinner with a friend in New York City.
The performer also wore a white sequined shirt and opted for a set of multicolored boots while carrying a small leather bag.
He notably wore a black facial covering to keep himself protected from COVID-19 during his time in public.
Stepping out: On Wednesday afternoon, Lil Nas X was spotted heading to dinner with a friend in New York City
Staying consistent: The rapper wore a beige zip-up jacket and a matching pair of pants that were both offset by a white sequined shirt
In preparation for Montero’s release, Lil Nas X shared a promotional video for the album to his Instagram account.
The clip begins with the rapper walking into a greenery-filled garden while blindfolded and being disappointed when no one is present.
The performer then looks at gifts that had been sent by various celebrities, including Miley Cyrus, Doja Cat and Elton John.
The trailer ends with a shot of the back of the rapper’s head, and a title card notes that the forthcoming album is ‘due September 17.’
In the post’s caption, the musician wrote that he had ‘spent hours setting up for my baby shower and no one showed up.’
Lil Nas X teases hilarious retro talk show ‘The Montero Show’
Getting the word out: Lil Nas X shared a promotional video for his forthcoming debut album, Montero, to his Instagram account on Wednesday
Scenery: The video featured the rapper arriving at an empty baby shower, with many of his collaborators having sent gifts
Tough break: In his post’s caption, the musician noted that he had ‘spent hours setting up for my baby shower and no one showed up’
Lil Nas X began working on his debut album shortly after the 2019 release of Old Town Road.
The first single from the future release, entitled Montero (Call Me by Your Name), was made available to the public this past March, and its music video generated controversy for its content.
The track was followed by the debut of two further singles, Sun Goes Down and Industry Baby, which premiered in May and July, respectively.
Montero will feature appearances from numerous guest artists, many of whom were named in the promotional video.
The rapper’s debut studio album is currently scheduled to be made available to the public on Friday.