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  • Azealia Banks Blasts Black Media for Ruining Her Brand

    Aug 25, 15 by Ny MaGee 6 Comments

    *Azealia Banks has come to be more known for her outspoken remarks on social media than for her stylistic music. The 24-year-old rapper is passionate about social inequalities, racism and sexism, and, more often than some folks care for, she vents her frustrations to fans, critics and media. Earlier this year she told Playboy that […]

  • Azealia Banks Shades Erykah Badu for Having Multiple Baby Daddies

    Jul 31, 15 by Ny MaGee 5 Comments

    *Azealia Banks recently announced her first U.S. tour in support of her album “Broke With Expensive Taste,” which dropped last year. A tour Banks was co-headlining with K. Michelle, which has now been cancelled due to K. Michelle’s demanding work schedule. Banks took to Twitter to reveal that K. Michelle quit the tour via email, […]

  • Azealia Banks Angers Australia by Calling Crowds ‘Belligerent’

    Jul 28, 15 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *New York rapper Azealia Banks says she’s had it with playing in Australia, condemning the audiences as belligerent. The Aussie-bashing follows her feud with white Australian rapper Iggy Azalea, whom Banks accused of cultural exploitation by affecting an African American accent. Banks performed Saturday at Splendour in the Grass, an annual festival in the Australian […]

  • Rivals Azealia Banks, Iggy Azalea Share Spotlight as Forbes’ 30 Under 30

    Jul 18, 15 by Deron Dalton 1 Comment

    *They might be rivals, but Azealia Banks and Iggy Azalea share something in common besides  both being female rappers. Forbes chose Banks and Azalea as two of the magazine’s 30 Under 30. The list includes many other rappers: A$AP Rocky, Big Sean and Chance the Rapper. But interestingly, these ladies have been feuding since 2012 […]

  • K. Michelle, Azealia Banks to Co-Headline North American Tour

    Jul 13, 15 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *Two powerhouse talents known to rattle a few cages will hit the road together on a joint tour. K. Michelle and Azealia Banks announced Monday they will co-headline a 20-date tour across North America this fall. Presented by CENTRIC and BET, the trek launches Sept. 15 in Indianapolis and will roll through such cities as […]

  • Azealia Banks Will Make Feature Film Debut in RZA’s ‘Coco’

    Jun 14, 15 by Ny MaGee Leave a comment

    *Azealia Banks will make her big screen acting debut in a Brooklyn-set drama that will be directed by Wu Tang’s RZA titled, “Coco.” Banks will play the lead character who is described as an “aspiring twenty-something rapper who wants a career in hip-hop but is torn by her parents’ dreams that she finish college,” according Deadline. […]