Azealia Banks News

Azealia Banks & Polow Da Don Celebrate Donald Trump's Victory On Instagram
Azealia Banks & Polow Da Don Celebrate Donald Trump's Victory On Instagram Nov 9, 2016 at 11:13am
As we showed you earlier this morning, almost all of hip-hop's reactions to last night's election results fluctuated between concern, sadness and anger. But not all was full of sorrow on this bizarre morn. At least two people in hip-hop were overjoyed by the victory of Donald Trump, and those people were rapper Azealia Banks and producer Polow Da Don.
Who Are Your Favorite Rappers Voting For?
Who Are Your Favorite Rappers Voting For? Oct 19, 2016 at 12:58pm
Tonight marks the third and final presidential debate before the election on November 8th. Ever since the first one, which took place on September 26th, Donald Trump has taken a huge nose-dive in the polls, but as we've seen in races past, anything can happen in the final weeks.
Azealia Banks Backs Out Of Deal With RZA Over Russell Crowe Incident
Azealia Banks Backs Out Of Deal With RZA Over Russell Crowe Incident Oct 19, 2016 at 09:46am
Last week, Azealia Banks announced via Facebook, now her primary social media channel, that she would be signing a deal with RZA. "He and I have an excellent work chemistry," she wrote. "Filming coco with him was loads of fun!! Now I get to make music with him!!!Business and Pleasure is imminent."
Azealia Banks Says She's Signing With RZA
Azealia Banks Says She's Signing With RZA Oct 11, 2016 at 02:20pm
It's been a couple of months since you saw an Azealia Banks headline hit the homepage of HNHH. Surprisingly, this latest headline has nothing to do with social media beef or some crazy rant from the rapper, instead it's good news as she takes to her Facebook page to reveal she's signing with RZA-- smiley face emoji and all.  Azealia greeted her Facebook fans,  "just smiling, chilling, summoning coinesha .
Azealia Banks Is "Tired Of Peoples' Feelings"
Azealia Banks Is "Tired Of Peoples' Feelings" Aug 3, 2016 at 11:25am
In May, Azealia Banks caught the wrath of twitter as her account was suspended after she sent out a series of offensive tweets, some in regards to pop star Zayn Malik.
Azealia Defends Decision To Lighten Her Skin
Azealia Defends Decision To Lighten Her Skin Jul 6, 2016 at 05:57pm
Azealia Banks has made the decision to lighten her skin, a choice she felt the need to explain and defend in a Facebook Live video posted today. The rapper suggests that fans have been asking her questions about her reasoning for the process, which she addresses in the 20-minute clip. 
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."