Using Digital Ocean DNS on a multiple domain droplet (cPanel)

I’m looking for some help on understanding how to use Digital Ocean’s DNS for a droplet that has multiple domains (set-up through cPanel). Does anyone have experience in dealing with this? Am I better off with using DO’s DNS or cPanel’s DNS? It doesn’t matter to me, just so I can get it working.

I was going to set up my own DNS, but that doesn’t seem entirely easy being we are restricted to one IP address per droplet. And I’m not entirely savvy with DNS technicalities, so I’m looking to learn so hopefully you guys can shed a light on my problem.

Anyways, for example let’s say this is my info:

IP address: Hostname: blue Domain (directory): ( ( (

How would I go about using DO’s DNS services to use the and at my domain registrar so that the domains would correctly point to their respective directories on the droplet?

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