Doechii, formerly known as Iamdoechii, is the stage name of Jaylah Ji’mya Hickmon, an American rapper born on August 14, 1998.
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She gained notoriety in 2021 thanks to the viral popularity of her song “Yucky Blucky Fruitcake” on TikTok after releasing her debut EP, Oh the Places You’ll Go (2020).
She joined Capitol Records and Top Dawg Entertainment in 2022, and via them, she released her sophomore EP, She/Her/Black Bitch.
She has two Soul Train Music Award nominations and one MTV Video Music Award nomination. She received the Emerging Star Award from Billboard Women in Music in 2023.
Doechii’s song narratives were called “quirky” and her rap delivery was called “animated” by Mankaprr Conteh of Rolling Stone. Her music is usually contrasted with that of Azealia Banks, Nicki Minaj, The Notorious B.I.G., Missy Elliott, and The Notorious B.I.G.
She has referred to Minaj and Lauryn Hill as her main musical influences, describing them as “strong women,” and has defined her music as alternative hip hop.