Michigan school district posts 'Old Town Road' parody to welcome students back

Lil Nas X - A rapper, singer and songwriter from Atlanta, Georgia. He's best known for his country rap single "Old Town Road", Photo Date: May 17, 2019 (Source: Lil Nas X / YouTube)
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SWARTZ CREEK, MI (WILX) -- The Swartz Creek School District is using a popular song to get the new year started.

Superintendent Ben Mainka and Principal Jim Kitchen released a parody of Lil Nas X "Old Town Road" remix featuring Billy Ray Cyrus to welcome students back to class.

The video was posted on YouTube and the district's Facebook page.

The first day of classes for Swartz Creek Community Schools is Tuesday, Aug. 27.

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