Coinciding with the release of K-12 in September 2019, during an interview with People Magazine Melanie announced how she had planned out her next two films after K-12.
On February 17th, 2023, Melanie posted a short single on Spotify titled "…" indicating that she is "back from the dead" based on the lyrics. Later on, she changed her profile picture via Instagram which shows a heart-shaped tombstone and on top is a pink moth sculpture which could be hinting the third album's theme. The next day, Melanie posted a video and photo on her Instagram of another snippet of "…" and a photo of the moth sculpture from her profile photo. She deleted the remaining 3 videos that she had not deleted the day before as well.