Nation music rapper Lil Nas X is aiming to alter the world for the higher together with his new youngsters’s image e-book by encouraging children and their households to have a good time individuality.
The Previous City Highway hitmaker, who got here out as a homosexual man in 2019, admitted he did not actually have anybody who championed his variations or sexuality rising up, so he was decided to point out encouragement to readers of his C Is For Nation alphabet e-book.
Describing the message of his publication, Lil Nas X advised U.S. breakfast present Right this moment he desires kids to really feel empowered to “actually do no matter you need and be who you wanna be, however genuinely”.
“I do know loads of occasions we hear it rising up, however folks do not actually imply it,” he defined.
“It is like, ‘Be who you need, however be who I need you to be’,” he went on.
Confessing he lacked that sort of help as a child, Lil Nas X proclaimed: “That is what I hope to alter (for future generations).”
The rapper additionally famous he is nonetheless on his journey of self-acceptance: “I really feel like I am nonetheless on that path, I simply turn into extra of myself every single day, and attempt to be open about who I’m or who I am changing into… and simply be genuine with that,” he shared.
C Is For Nation options illustrations by Theodore Taylor III and is out there now by way of Random Home Youngsters’s Books.