The Brief: Lil Xan is an American rapper, singer, and songwriter.


Lil Xan is a 22-year-old SoundCloud rapper. He has been the subject of controversy for, among other things, calling Tupac’s music “boring”ย and claiming to be gay, seemingly for attention. In October 2018, he was hospitalized after eating too many Flamin’ Hot Cheetos.ย 

In spite of his drug-related name, Lil Xan advocates against drug use and has spoken about his own struggle with addiction to Xanax and other drugs. After rapper Mac Miller’s death, he publicly expressed his desire to get completely sober.