Lil Nas X and BTS’s RM drop “Old Town Road” remix titled “Seoul Town Road”

It’s Lil Nas X’s fourth “Old Town Road” remix.

July 25, 2019
Lil Nas X and BTS’s RM drop “Old Town Road” remix titled “Seoul Town Road” Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images Photo by Steve Ferdman/Getty Images for Elvis Duran

Lil Nas X has dropped another “Old Town Road” remix, this time featuring BTS bandleader RM. Lil Nas X’s fourth “Old Town Road” remix, this version comes only a few days after the announcement that “Old Town Road” has officially tied “Despacito” and “One Sweet Day” as the longest-charting number one single of all time. On the track, RM raps in English about, uh, horses and stuff. Listen below.

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One more week, and “Old Town Road” will officially be the longest-charting number one single of all time. Remixes like “Seoul Town Road” help Lil Nas X’s bid for chart supremacy as reworks of a single song all count toward the original song’s chart totals. That’s also the reason Billie Eilish has released her remix of “bad guy” featuring Justin Bieber — she and her team hope that the extra streams from the remix will assist her in usurping Lil Nas X atop the charts. Will “Seoul Town Road” be enough to help Lil Nas X get his record? It’s hard to say — but it sure can’t hurt.

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Lil Nas X and BTS’s RM drop “Old Town Road” remix titled “Seoul Town Road”