Posts tagged "Azealia Banks"

Sigh, Azealia Banks Supports Donald Trump for President

Azealia Banks — who it was just announced will not face charges for allegedly assaulting a security guard at a Los Angeles club — is…
James Grebey / February 1, 2016

Azealia Banks Arrested for Punching Security Guard, ‘Biting Her in the Boob’

Update: BuzzFeed News reports that Banks was arrested and charged with third-degree assault, disorderly conduct, and harassment. The rapper has been released from jail on her…
Brennan Carley / December 16, 2015

Azealia Banks Dances on the Beach in ‘Count Contessa’ Video

It's been a while since Azealia Banks was in the news for her music instead of her liberal use of homophobic slurs. But here we…
James Grebey / December 9, 2015

Azealia Banks Attacked a Security Guard at a Los Angeles Club

Azealia Banks, who yesterday said that she was "very busy at work" when she canceled her tour, is now being investigated by the LAPD for beating up a…
James Grebey / November 10, 2015

And Now Azealia Banks Has Canceled the Rest of Her Tour

Full-time provocateur and occasional musician Azealia Banks took a break from her busy schedule of calling people offensive slurs to cancel her tour. The Broke With Expensive…
James Grebey / November 9, 2015

Azealia Banks Slams Instagram Commenter With Violent Implications

Azealia Banks doesn't know when to stop: After an incident last week in which she called a flight attendant a "faggot" and claimed a man on…
Brennan Carley / September 28, 2015

Azealia Banks Calls Flight Attendant a ‘F**king F*ggot’ During Fight

Azealia Banks, a talented rapper and massively problematic human, was caught on camera calling a flight attendant a "f--cking faggot" while attempting to exit a plane out…
James Grebey / September 22, 2015

Azealia Banks Parts Ways With Record Label

Azealia Banks has split from Prospect Park, Jeff Kwatinetz's management company and label, with whom she worked for less than a year. The Harlem rapper tweeted…
Rachel Brodsky / July 21, 2015

Azealia Banks Announces Her First Cross-Country Tour

Update 2: As promised, Banks has rescheduled a portion of her fall tour. New dates below. 10/17-18 — San Francisco, CA @ Treasure Island Music…
James Grebey / July 13, 2015

Treasure Island Music Festival 2015 Lineup: The National, Azealia Banks, Father John Misty, and More

Update: Azealia Banks has dropped out of this year's Treasure Island due to "unforeseen circumstances." The rapper's been replaced by Big Grams, the new Phantogram…
Brennan Carley / June 9, 2015

Fetty Wap Snags Azealia Banks, Gucci Mane, and Quavo For ‘Trap Queen’ Remix

Fetty Wap's risen to mainstream fame pretty quickly with only one big-time banger under his belt. Now he's enlisted Azealia Banks (and Gucci Mane and…
Brennan Carley / May 5, 2015

Coachella 2015 Day One: Steely Dan’s 13-Piece Band, Tame Impala’s Fuzz Bombs, and More

Thirteen-year Coachella veteran Chris Martins and trusty photographer Wilson Lee hit the Southern California desert to document Coachella 2015. Day One begins...
Chris Martins / April 11, 2015

Azealia Banks Joins GypjaQ for Bar-Trading ‘Blown Away’ Video

In their new "Blown Away" video, Azealia Banks and GypjaQ watch as each other's faces morph into that of the other rapper. The mind-melting, dance-heavy clip…
Brennan Carley / March 27, 2015

Azealia Banks Lets Viewers Control Her Face in ‘Wallace’ Video

Taken from her long-awaited debut album, Broke With Expensive Taste, Azealia Banks' "Wallace" was always one of the project's standouts. It's got this fascinating back-and-forth clang,…
Brennan Carley / March 11, 2015

A ‘Jeopardy’ Contestant Confused Azealia Banks and Iggy Azalea

On last night's episode of Jeopardy, one contestant got a little confused about the difference between Iggy Azalea and Azealia Banks. In the clip, host Alex Trebek…
Brennan Carley / January 21, 2015

The 40 Best Hip-Hop Albums of 2014

Purists and casual listeners alike would probably agree that 2014 failed to deliver on a number of hip-hop promises that could've lit the year aflame.
SPIN Staff / December 12, 2014

So That Was a Fun Week of Only Talking About Azealia Banks For Her Music

A week ago today, Azealia Banks caught the music-listening world offguard with the surprise release of her long-promised, forever-delayed debut LP, Broke With Expensive Taste.
Andrew Unterberger / November 13, 2014

Azealia Banks Pays Homage to Rap Greats in ‘Chasing Time’ Video

A week after releasing her debut album, Broke With Expensive Taste, with no prior warning, rapper Azealia Banks has now shared the visuals for the project's…
Brennan Carley / November 13, 2014

Review: Azealia Banks Silences Haters on Debut ‘Broke With Expensive Taste’

More than three years ago, Azealia Banks introduced her wonky and mystifying style with "212," the brashest hip-hop debut single in years. Today marked 1,151 days…
Brennan Carley / November 6, 2014

Azealia Banks Just Surprise-Released ‘Broke With Expensive Taste’

After releasing the track list and cover art for her long-delayed debut album Azealia Banks dropped the entirety of Broke With Expensive Taste on iTunes this afternoon.
Brennan Carley / November 6, 2014
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