As Chanel West Coast prepares to welcome her baby girl with boyfriend Tom Fenison, 30, into the world, she’s additionally making ready to welcome a brand new period of her music. In an EXCLUSIVE interview with HollywoodLife, the 33-year-old rapper and media character revealed she plans to “tone it down” on the subject of her lyrics as a result of she desires to create artwork her baby can take pleasure in. “I imply, you realize, I do know that there’s some folks on the market who’ve children and nonetheless make loads of ratchet stuff, however I used to be like, ‘Let’s tone it down just a little bit,’” she defined. “I would like my children to have the ability to hearken to my music someday and be proud and never be like, ‘Whoa, what was my mother speaking about?’ It’s so humorous as a result of I already am simply a lot extra aware about the subject material of what I’m speaking about. It’s identical to that motherly intuition, I assume you might say. That’s positively influenced the change and what I’m writing about now.”
Chanel’s pregnancy has not solely modified the music she plans to launch, however when she’s going to launch it as effectively. “It’s humorous as a result of I used to be planning to launch an album this summer time that I used to be began engaged on final 12 months, then I discovered concerning the being pregnant and you realize, often if you launch the album, you need to have the ability to tour and do all the promo for it,” she famous. “So with my like, high-risk state of affairs, I felt prefer it was higher to type of put that on maintain for now.” Chanel’s “high-risk state of affairs” occurs to be a bicornuate uterus, which implies it’s heart-shaped. Having an abnormally fashioned uterus may cause irregular bleeding and painful intervals, miscarriages, and even untimely beginning.
The Ridiculousness star stated she’s actually relaxed her schedule — which incorporates canceling a number of performances — on account of her high-risk being pregnant, and she or he has discovered the silver lining in all of it. “The wonder is that I’ve all of this like time to document,” she cheerfully said, earlier than describing her evolving music as soon as extra. “I already acquired the party records on lock, you realize, we already acquired all of that vibe. And now I need to simply make some like deeper, extra considerate music that simply is de facto inspirational for different moms to hearken to. So it’ll be just a little bit extra deep topic issues,” Chanel, who launched a music video with sick Nicky on June 2, gushed.
“That’s really even the extra severe track too,” she stated about her and sick Nicky’s collaboration, “Time&Area”. She added, “The lyrics imply loads to me. When you hearken to it, you realize, I’m simply type of speaking about my struggles all through my profession and the way music has been there for me.”
Chanel introduced her being pregnant on the 2022 MTV Movie & TV Awards: Unscripted on June 2, the identical day the “Time&Area” video was launched. Her subtle baby belly could possibly be seen below the attractive mini floral costume she surprised in that evening. “I’m simply praying for a cheerful, wholesome child,” she advised E! News on the carpet.
The “I Need You” singer shared the gender of her child, who’s due in November, on June 19 with an lovely video of Dom opening an umbrella that showered him with pink confetti. “We’re having a child woman!!!” she captioned her post. “Love you @domfenison thanks for coming into my life and loving me the way in which you do. I do know you may be one of the best Dad on this planet!” Chanel and Dom have recognized one another for years however solely acquired collectively romantically at first of 2022 after Dom starred in Chanel’s “Vinyl” music video, which was launched on Valentine’s Day.