Lana Del Rey’s latest video has been seen a couple of million occasions. Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Pictures

  • Lana Del Rey mentioned in a video on Saturday that she’ll be deleting her social media accounts.

  • The musician mentioned she desires to hunt extra privateness and give attention to different pursuits.

  • Del Rey additionally assured followers that she’ll proceed to work on music, poetry, and extra.

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Lana Del Rey has introduced that she’ll be quitting social media this weekend to give attention to different ventures and have extra privateness.

In a black-and-white video posted to Instagram on Saturday night time, the “Chemtrails Over the Nation Membership” musician thanked followers for his or her assist, and defined her choice to delete her on-line presence.

“I simply wished to let you understand that tomorrow we’re going to be deactivating my social media accounts, and that’s just because I’ve so many different pursuits and different jobs I am doing that require privateness and transparency,” Del Rey mentioned.

The clip, which runs nearly three minutes lengthy, has a couple of million views on the time of writing. She has greater than 20 million followers on Instagram.

Whereas it is unclear what jobs Del Rey is engaged on, she assured viewers that she’ll proceed to make music sooner or later, saying “there’ll most likely all the time be extra to come back.” She additionally confirmed that she’s engaged on the discharge of poetry books and a spoken-word album.

“I am nonetheless very current and love what I do. I am completely right here for the music,” she mentioned earlier than mentioning her upcoming “Blue Banisters” album. “I am additionally simply happening some completely different endeavors and I wish to say thanks a lot for all of the assist and I do hope that you simply just like the document.”

In the direction of the top of her video, Del Rey once more talked about wanting extra privateness.

“I wanna say a heartfelt thanks for persevering with to sort of see me by way of the music,” Del Rey added. “It is all the time vital to be witnessed, and it is also actually vital simply to be witnessed by the individuals near you that you understand and who you belief, and for proper now, I believe I will simply hold my circle just a little bit nearer and proceed to develop another expertise and pursuits.”

“I’ve actually loved sharing all these very small tidbits with you, and I am actually blessed, so thanks,” she mentioned. “Signing off.”

Representatives for Lana Del Rey didn’t instantly reply to Insider’s request for remark.

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