Lil Nas X is airing his grievances after being snubbed from the 2022 BET Awards nominee list. On June 1, the "Montero" rapper learned that he didn't receive any nominations from the network this year and called them out on Twitter the same day. "Thank you bet awards. an outstanding zero nominations," he wrote in a since-deleted tweet. "black excellence!"
"This not over no bet award this is about the bigger problem of homophobia in the black community."
On June 7, Lil Nas X teased a brief snippet of a diss track titled "Late to Da Party" via Twitter, in which he lip-syncs along to a clip saying "F*ck BET" repeatedly. Shortly after he posted the video, the rapper explained that his disappointment is deeper than not being nominated for an award this year. "This not over no bet award this is about the bigger problem of homophobia in the black community,