"DEMONS" the latest single from DOJA CAT
September first, “DEMONS” (Kemosabe Records/ RCA Records), the new single from Grammy Award-winning multi-platinum superstar DOJA CAT was released digitally.
This comes ahead of the artist's highly anticipated fourth album
"SCARLET," set to be released on September 22nd (Album cover pictured below).
The official music video, which was released on the same day on YouTube, was shot in Los Angeles and directed by Christian Breslauer and Doja Cat, herself. It also features a cameo appearance by Emmy-Award-winning actress Christina Ricci, who is widely known in the "Spooky Universe" and perfectly fitting for the part.
Doja Cat has also just announced that she will perform live at the MTV Video Music Awards 2023 from New Jersey's Prudential Center, where she is nominated for 5 categories: Video of the Year, Artist of the Year, Best Collaboration, Best Direction and Best Art Direction. You can catch the MTV Video Music Awards on September 12.
Last month, DOJA CAT released "Paint The Town Red", which made history by conquering the #1 Top 50-US Charts, the first time on Spotify that a rap song by a solo female reached the top of the charts. The track reached #2 on Spotify global chart, Top 10 on Spotify's Shazam (#9) and Viral global charts, #5 on Billboard Hot 100 chart, and #3 on Billboard Global 200. The single is also featured on the artist's new EP, "DEMONS + PAINT THE TOWN RED," which includes sped up, slowed down, instrumental, and other versions the song.
Grammy Award-winning global superstar Doja Cat uploaded her first song to Soundcloud in 2013 at just 16 years old. Raised in and around Los Angeles, she developed a great talent for music studying piano and dance as a child while listening to the likes of Busta Rhymes, Erykah Badu, Nicki Minaj, Drake, and more. She posted her first EP, “Purrr!” for Kemosabe/RCA Records in 2014, followed by the debut album “Amala” in Spring 2018. It's thanks to the release of “MOOO!” in August 2018, that she was catapulted into the mainstream and was met with critical acclaim. DOJA CAT released her PLATINUM-certified and Grammy-nominated second album “Hot Pink” in 2019, garnering over 6 billion streams worldwide. The album features viral hit “Streets,” that provided the soundtrack to the “Silhouette Challenge,” one of TikTok's biggest trends to date, as well as her Grammy-nominated biggest hit “Say So,” which reached over 1.5 billion streams.
With over 20 billion streams worldwide to date, DOJA CAT'S creativity and ability to entertain have been praised time and time again, and are tangible through the unique and spectacular performances she has presented on nearly every major stage around the world. Her Grammy award nominated album “Planet Her” (2021) dominated the charts debuting at #1 on Billboard Top R&B Albums, and #2 on Billboard Top 200 and Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums, thus setting the record for the most listened to female rapper's debut day release on Spotify. The album features the Grammy Award-winning single "Kiss Me More" (feat. SZA), certified 5x PLATINUM by the RIAA and with over 2 BILLION streams worldwide.
In 2021 Doja Cat became the first rapper to have 3 songs in the Top 10 of the US Radio Airplay Top 40 chart. The single "Woman," topped the Billboard Rhythmic Airplay charts, and the success of the song led her to be the first woman to have 4 #1 hits from an album, including the songs “You Right” with The Weeknd and “Need to Know”. She reached #1 on the Billboard Artist 100 chart for the first time.
Among others, DOJA CAT has won 5 AMAs, 5 Billboard Music Awards, 3 MTV VMAs, 3 BMI Awards, 2 MTV EMAs, 1 GRAMMY Award and 1 NAACP Image Award, as well as garnering a total of 16 Grammy Award nominations. Additionally, she has been nominated for 20 Billboard Music Awards, 10 MTV VMAs, 9 AMAs, 9 BET Awards, 8 MTV EMAs, 5 BMI Awards, and many other major awards. The artist was recently named one of TIME100's Most Influential People of 2023, as well as appearing on the cover of one of TIME Magazine's four global issues and performing at the exclusive TIME100 Gala.
DOJA CAT's first North American headline tour, "The Scarlet Tour," is
kicking off this fall with female rappers, Ice Spice and Doechii as
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