Lil Nas X Has His Own M&Ms
M&M announced that for a limited time, Lil Nas X will have his own limited addition candies. M&M company released this statement about the new candies. “Inspired by Lil Nas X, this limited-edition exclusive box of M&M’S® Chocolate Candies pays tribute to the artist’s iconic music and style. With a custom color blend of blue, pink and purple M&M’S®, each bite-size chocolate features images curated by Lil Nas X, including a butterfly, hearts and a photo of the musician himself. Available for a limited time only!” Click here to buy them.
Lil Nas X just released a new song called Star Walkin in collaboration with the League Of Legends video game. The rapper is currently touring on his sold out Long Live Montero Tour. M&M thought that it was a good idea to team up with the rapper to release these candies. The only problem is the candies cost $49.99. Who is going to pay that much for a bag of candy. According to Billboard.com, the sale of the candy goes to charity. “The collaboration serves as an homage to his live show run and to support Sing For Hope — a non-profit that harnesses the power of the arts to create a better world.”
Lil Nas X’s canides will have his face on the candy and comes in assorted colors such as pink, blue and purple. Lil Nas X stated that “Right now, M&Ms is making music accessible and bringing people together, and that’s what I do — I feel like we’re aligned there,” the “Call Me By Your Name (Montero).”
According to Billboard.com, “The candy company will donate $5 for every purchase of the of the limited-edition box up to $100,000 to Sing For Hope. Lil Nas X shared that the non-profit organization’s message folds into his own philosophy.” The sale of the candy is for a good cause so go buy some.