Lana Del Rey introduced Saturday that she would deactivate her social media accounts to give attention to her private life in addition to “totally different endeavors.” 

“I simply needed to let that tomorrow we’re going to be deactivating our social media accounts, my social media accounts,” Del Rey alerted her 20 million followers in a three-minute Instagram video. “That’s just because I’ve so many different pursuits and different jobs I’m doing that require privateness and transparency.”

Del Rey added, “I’m nonetheless very current and love what I do. I’m completely out right here for the music and that I’m additionally simply occurring some totally different endeavors.”

(At press time Sunday, Del Rey had not deactivated her Instagram, Twitter or Fb accounts.)

As an alternative of doomscrolling, the singer stated she would spend her time engaged on her poetry books and spoken phrase LPs, in addition to provided some data on her upcoming album Blue Banisters; the singer launched her new single “Arcadia” earlier within the week, with the album now due out October twenty second.

“It’s a compilation of older songs and a few new songs; some written by household and mates and largely previous collaborators,” Del Rey stated. “And there’ll at all times be extra to come back.”

Del Rey has had an uneasy relationship with social media, particularly following the discharge of her final album Chemtrails Over the Nation Membership; the singer turned to Instagram Tales to criticize a Harper’s Bazaar article titled “Lana Del Rey Can’t Qualify Her Method Out of Being Held Accountable,” which was crucial of the her cultural appropriation.

“Simply need to say thanks once more for the sort articles like this one and for reminding me that my profession was constructed on cultural appropriation and glamorizing home abuse,” Del Rey stated on the time. “I’ll proceed to problem these ideas on my subsequent document.”

Del Rey added in Saturday’s sign-off, “For proper now, I believe I’m going to simply preserve my circle a bit bit nearer and proceed to develop another expertise and pursuits.”