Cry Baby is the debut studio album by American recording artist Melanie Martinez. It was released on August 14, 2015, by Atlantic Records through digital download, CD and vinyl. The album was supported by the lead single, "Pity Party", and the second single, "Soap". "Sippy Cup" was the third single released from the album on July 31, 2015, serving as the sequel to "Dollhouse." The concept album, Cry Baby is labeled as a dark electropop release, and received mostly positive reviews from critics for its conceptual themes and the overall production. SPIN Magazine named the album number 22 on their list of "The 25 Best Pop Albums of 2015".