The renowned vocalist reacted Sunday to the Twitter hashtag #DojaCat IsOverParty. The hashtag arised after a tune she launched in 2015 labelled “Dindu Nuffin” resurfaced.
The tune’s title describes a racist slur utilized to simulated sufferers of cops cruelty.
There were additionally asserts that Doja Cat had actually gotten involved in racist conversations online as well as she published a declaration on Instagram Sunday which started “I want to address what’s been happening on Twitter.”
“I’ve used public chat rooms to socialize since I was a child,” the declaration from the 24- year-old vocalist read. “I shouldn’t have been on some of those chat room sites, but I personally have never been involved in any racist conversations. I’m sorry to everyone I offended.”
She additionally kept in mind that she is “a black woman” as well as composed “Half of my family is black from South Africa and I’m very proud of where I come from.”
Doja Cat took duty for composing as well as videotaping the debatable tune, yet stated “it was in no way tied to anything outside of my own personal experience.”
“It was written in response to people who often used that term to hurt me,” the declaration stated. “I made an attempt to flip its meaning, but recognize that it was a bad decision to use the term in my music.”