Doja Cat has been trolling her followers over the previous few months, teasing completely different genres that her forthcoming album can be. In September 2022, she revealed that she was making a “German rave album”, earlier than backtracking and saying it will be experimental jazz.
In a dialog with Variety, she revealed that she’d prefer to discover hardcore music. “I really feel like now we have sufficient pop-punk artists proper now. And if there must be extra, then let there be extra, however I don’t assume I’m the one to do it. I need to discover extra of a uncooked, unfiltered, hardcore punk form of factor. It’s simply one thing that I’m doing for my very own private enjoyable.”
Late March, she teased the album identify Hellmouth, and explored the concept of constructing music with a extra rock-influenced sound. These rumours happened after a video resurfaced of Doja Cat taking part in a nu-metal model of her smash hit “Say So” on the European Music Awards in 2020.
Regardless of teasing followers, Doja Cat has persistently shared that the album can be predominantly rap-based. Taking to Twitter on Saturday (8 April), Doja Cat mentioned that she is going to now not be making pop music because it does not excite her, but additionally took the time to acknowledge the feedback individuals have made about her rapping model.
i additionally agree with everybody who mentioned nearly all of my rap verses are mid and corny. I do know they’re. I wasnt attempting to show something I simply take pleasure in making music however I am getting uninterested in listening to yall say that i can not so I’ll.
— Hellmouth (@DojaCat) April 8, 2023
This tweet signalled the beginning of her trolling, with the announcement: “The entire album is now not rap yall its rock/spoken phrase and the album title is just not Hellmouth anymore”, revealing that the brand new title can be Moist Holes; a “french conceptual experimental nation/bohemian fusion with the essence of blue-grass”.
After a sequence of jokes that she can be quitting music, Doja Cat signed off for the night by saying that she would no less than end the album first.
jp ima end this album yall dont fear. https://t.co/MNONEorWJv
— Hellmouth (@DojaCat) April 10, 2023