In an interview taped prior to the new remix's release , Thugger told the host of tastemaker hip-hop podcast No Jumper and accused predator Adam22, that he thinks Lil Nas X "shouldn't have told the world" that he's queer. He quickly elaborated, explaining that he doesn't disapprove of Lil Nas X's sexuality, only that he's afraid of the backlash the young rapper will face for it. Motherfuckers is just judging. It ain't even about the music no more. Once you found out he was gay, as soon as the song come on now, everybody like, 'This gay-ass nigga.