I Don't Do Drugs
by Doja Cat (featuring Ariana Grande)

Album: Planet Her (2021)
Charted: 57
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Songfacts®:

  • This song finds Doja Cat ruminating on how intoxicating a physical attraction can be even when her man is not treating her well. She compares the highs she gets from her toxic relationship to a craving for drugs.

    Got me on stuck, chasing that rush
    Had to give in, couldn't give up


    Doja Cat is concerned about making herself vulnerable and finding herself addicted to her damaging romantic partner.

    I just want you, but I don't do drugs
  • Ariana Grande joins Doja Cat halfway through the song. She too is caught up in her desire for her love interest.

    Needed a fix of you, not just some kiss from you
    I needed more


    Grande's man is not giving her enough attention, but she cannot give him up.
  • The song is a counterpoint to Doja Cat and Grande's previous collaboration, "Motive." During that Positions track, the pair ruminate about a possible romance where they're not sure what their love interests' intentions are.

    Doja Cat also hooked up with Grande on a remix of "34+35" alongside Megan Thee Stallion.
  • This is a track from Doja Cat's Planet Her album. While her first two records mainly included tracks recorded solo, the singer packed her third album with star power, showcasing her rise as a leading pop act. As well as Grande, they also include collaborations with hitmakers like SZA and The Weeknd.
  • Doja Cat and Ariana Grande wrote the song with the track's producers, Y2K and Sully.

    LA-based producer Ari "Y2K" Starace had his own hit single with "Lalala" in collaboration with the Canadian rapper bbno$. He co-produced four tracks on Planet Her.

    Toronto-based producer Sheldon Yu-Ting "Sully" Cheung also co-produced the Planet Her track "Get Into It (Yuh)" with Y2K.

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