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Lil Nas X will be playing in downtown Nashville during CMA Fest as part of the Spotify House run at Blake Shelton’s Ole Red bar and restaurant June 6 through 9, from 11:30 a.m. to 2:00 a.m. daily.

The “Old Town Road” phenomenon Lil Nas X is expected to be a major draw at his 12:30 a.m. Thursday set on the venue’s rooftop. No word at this point if Billy Ray Cyrus will join him for their chart topping duet.

Other artists slated for the series include Old Dominion, Midland, Morgan Wallen, Hunter Hayes, Cody Johnson, Tenille Townes, Riley Green, Ingrid Andress, Lauren Alaina, Maddie & Tae, Caylee Hammack, Carly Pearce, Devin Dawson, Morgan Evans, Mitchell Tenpenny, Cassadee Pope and Filmore.

Watch the “Old Town Road” video, featuring actor Chris Rock, below:

“Old Town Road” has accumulated over 1 billion worldwide streams to date and has sold over 4 Million combined units in the US alone.

-Nancy Brooks