Azealia Banks News

Azealia Banks Responds To Her Twitter Suspension
Azealia Banks Responds To Her Twitter Suspension May 12, 2016 at 04:38pm
Most of us were pleasantly surprised to find out Azealia Banks had been suspended from twitter earlier today. The opinionated female has caused a lot of ire on twitter, whether through rants, beefs, or seemingly unnecessary bullying. It seemed the final straw for twitter was her recent racist remarks against Zayn Malik, and then, following that, remarks about "whiteness" being a "mental illness." 
Azealia Banks Has Been Suspended From Twitter
Azealia Banks Has Been Suspended From Twitter May 12, 2016 at 12:39pm
Azealia Banks is known to be pretty controversial on Twitter, but this week, she crossed the line when she decided to attack pop star Zayn Malik with racial slurs, which is likely the reason her Twitter account is not accessible today.
Azealia Banks Dropped From U.K. Festival After Racist Zayn Malik Tweets
Azealia Banks Dropped From U.K. Festival After Racist Zayn Malik Tweets May 11, 2016 at 09:42am
Azealia Banks launched into a one-sided, bigoted Twitter rant against former One Direction singer Zayn Malik last night. She has had numerous ugly incidents on Twitter; this is one of her ugliest moments yet. After Banks implied that Malik's new "Like I Would" music video stole imagery from her "Yung Rapunxel" video, he sent out a subtweet possibly directed at her that read, "I see you reaching but I don't care."
Azealia Banks Lashes Out Against Beyonce In Latest Twitter Rant
Azealia Banks Lashes Out Against Beyonce In Latest Twitter Rant Apr 27, 2016 at 11:40am
Azealia Banks has opinions, and she has the habit of sharing said opinions, no matter how controversial on twitter. Her twitter deactivation back in March didn't last long, since hopping back on the social platform, she's had words for Iggy Azalea, Sarah Palin, Wale, and we're probably missing a couple names.
Wale & Azealia Banks Clash On Twitter
Wale & Azealia Banks Clash On Twitter Apr 13, 2016 at 08:28pm
It almost seems overdue that two of the most outspoken artists on Twitter hadn't yet come into an all-out face-off, but today, Wale and Azealia Banks made eye contact on the platform, and it wasn't pretty.It all started with a tweet Azealia sent out suggesting that she doesn't feel protected by the black men and black media around her, at which point Wale decided to weigh in, saying "we are all terrified of you . Public embarrassment is a real fear . U prolly have thousands of ppl scared to say anything 2u"
Azealia Banks & Erykah Badu Apologize To Each Other
Azealia Banks & Erykah Badu Apologize To Each Other Apr 13, 2016 at 11:13am
Back in February, two strongly-opinionated females in hip-hop went at each other on twitter. It all started when a random twitter user asked Erykah Badu if she listens to Azealia Banks. Without saying much, Badu quoted the question and put "Tried" beside it. Azealia Banks saw this as shade, and proceeded to extend her claws. "When artists grow old and begin to recognize their own mortality they throw shade at younger spirits," she wrote, and she continued on, even into the next day, despite Badu retracting from the scene.
Azealia Banks Apologizes To Sarah Palin; Palin Threatens To Sue
Azealia Banks Apologizes To Sarah Palin; Palin Threatens To Sue Apr 6, 2016 at 11:34am
Azealia Banks has been having a strange back and forth with Sarah Palin over the last two days, beginning with Banks' candid criticism of Palin over what turned out to be a parody article, and leading to an official FaceBook statement from the politician, but the battle is far from over.
Azealia Banks Encourages Iggy Azalea To Commit Suicide
Azealia Banks Encourages Iggy Azalea To Commit Suicide Mar 22, 2016 at 04:44pm
Iggy Azalea opened up about her depression during an interview last week on The Cruz Show. “I don’t know, there were times when I wanted to just quit life," she said of her experiences after the post-"Fancy" backlash. "Sometimes I would drive through the canyons to get to my horses and I would be like what if I just kept driving." Spotting an opportunity, Banks responded with an Instagram comment: “YAAS slavemaster, drive that slave truck right off the canyon,” she wrote.
Azealia Banks Says She's Deleted Her Twitter Account For Good
Azealia Banks Says She's Deleted Her Twitter Account For Good Mar 8, 2016 at 07:48pm
Azealia Banks has become known for hew social media presence as much as her music, but today, the rapper's very active Twitter account disappeared, but not before she said her farewell."Ok, today, i'm finally making the decision to eject from social media," she wrote. "american media culture is honestly so fucking disgusting and junky and complaining about it is not going to change it. reading shit, seeing stupid ass articles and dumb bitches/bros has just really filled me up with a lot of bad feelings."
Azealia Banks Reignites Feud With Iggy Azalea
Azealia Banks Reignites Feud With Iggy Azalea Mar 2, 2016 at 02:33am
Well it looks like there’s a new chapter in the on-going feud between Azealia Banks & Iggy Azalea. On Tuesday, Azealia Banks took to twitter to call out Iggy for her comments made in a recent cover story for Elle Canada.
Azealia Banks Endorses Donald Trump
Azealia Banks Endorses Donald Trump Feb 1, 2016 at 11:49am
No stranger to controversy, Azealia Banks took to Twitter last night to announce her support for Donald Trump in the upcoming presidential election. "I think Trump is the only one who truly has the balls to bust up big business. Hilary is too tied in with them and Bernie has no clout," she wrote. "The other candidates are simply, 'Them hoes over there' #thots."
Azealia Banks Reportedly Arrested For Punching & Biting A Security Guard
Azealia Banks Reportedly Arrested For Punching & Biting A Security Guard Dec 16, 2015 at 11:00pm
It’s safe to say that Azaelia Banks loves confrontation, whether she’s going at someone on twitter or getting into a physical altercation, the Harlem rapper can’t seem to stay away from trouble. On Wednesday morning (12/16), Azealia was reportedly arrested again in Manhattan following an alleged attack on a female security guard, Page Six reports.
Azealia Banks Throws Shade At K. Michelle & Lil Kim
Azealia Banks Throws Shade At K. Michelle & Lil Kim Dec 8, 2015 at 11:43pm
Azealia Banks is back at it once again. Known for not always being able to keeping her mouth shut on twitter, the NYC rapper had some choice words once again on Tuesday evening that were aimed at Lil Kim and her once former touring partner, K. Michelle.
Azealia Banks Reportedly Being Investigated For Attacking Security Guard
Azealia Banks Reportedly Being Investigated For Attacking Security Guard Nov 10, 2015 at 10:16am
Welp, usually when we hear about Azealia Banks getting into a fight, it's virtual. She's constantly throwing punches in the twittersphere, but it seems like some of that anger translated into a fight IRL.  TMZ reports that Azealia Banks is currently being investigated by police for allegedly punching a security guard, after he kicked her out of the club. The incident was caught on camera.
Azealia Banks Tears Into Nicki Minaj's NY Times Magazine Comments
Azealia Banks Tears Into Nicki Minaj's NY Times Magazine Comments Oct 7, 2015 at 03:26pm
The claws come out once again. Azealia Banks recently took aim at Nicki Minaj, calling her music basic, and a month later she's slandering Nicki once more, this time in regards to comments she made during her New York Times Magazine cover story.
Azealia Banks Compares Gay Community To The KKK
Azealia Banks Compares Gay Community To The KKK Sep 28, 2015 at 11:57am
Azealia Banks is never more than a hair trigger away from firing off a lengthy Twitter rant. After a video of her flipping out at a flight attendant and calling him a "fucking faggot" hit the web, she fired back, writing “I am bisexual.
Azealia Banks: "America Picks & Chooses When It Likes To Be Offended"
Azealia Banks: "America Picks & Chooses When It Likes To Be Offended" Sep 23, 2015 at 01:58pm
Azealia Banks had the internet talking once again yesterday, but for once, it was for something she said outside of Twitter. The New York rapper got into an argument with a flight attendant after getting into it with a passenger. Banks claims the first man hit her before she spit on him and clawed at his shirt, while an eye witness said the man simply put out his hand to stop her from getting by.
Azealia Banks Disses Nicki Minaj & Miley Cyrus
Azealia Banks Disses Nicki Minaj & Miley Cyrus Sep 2, 2015 at 02:03pm
No one is safe from the twitter daggers of Azealia Banks. The Harlem rapper is back to her old tricks, taking to twitter to throw jabs at both Nicki Minaj and Miley Cyrus today. Even Taylor Swift got some. Basically, Miley Cyrus dropped off a free project the other day, and Azealia Banks is questioning whether or not Cyrus knows "her shit is whack as fuck." She then proceeded to call out any female musician who rips off "downtown NYC girls," claiming they "all" make boring music.