Lil Nas X celebrated the last day of Pride month by coming out as part of the LGBTQ community on Twitter, which was met with an overwhelmingly positive response by fans and celebrities alike. His announcement even caught attention in the political sphere, with Democratic presidential hopeful Pete Buttigieg showing support on Twitter.
".@LilNasX has gone from viral sensation to groundbreaking musician," Buttigieg, who also identifies as gay, tweeted on Tuesday (July 2). "As a fan, I’m thrilled and inspired to see him standing in his truth as a member of the LGBTQ community. Welcome to the family!"