Azealia Banks

Dear Azealia Banks, We Were Rooting For You

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The now iconic scene from America’s Next Top Model in which Tyra Banks screams at ousted contestant Tiffany Richardson, “I was rooting for you! We were all rooting for you!” sums up my feelings about Harlem rapper Azealia Banks. While Banks has been spot-on in calling out the...

Azealia Banks: “I’m Pro-Choice But There Should Be A Limit On How Many Voluntary Abortions Women Can Have”

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Rapper Azealia Banks is constantly finding herself at the center of controversy with her outspoken social media demeanor and now she’s ruffling more than a few feathers with her views on abortion. Azealia is no stranger to voicing her (often unpopular) opinion on whatever prominent...

Azealia Banks Wants Black Media to Stop Covering Her

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Azealia Banks is known for a lot of things, unfortunately, to some, her music isn’t one of them. Over the last couple of years, her Twitter beefs have brought her more attention than her music, and it’s quite a shame. Especially since she’s one of...

Nicki Minaj, Azealia Banks Blast VMAs for Lack of Nominations: ‘America Doesn’t Like Opinionated Black Women’

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If there’s one thing Azealia Banks just doesn’t do it is hold her tongue. Despite dropping the critically acclaimed album Broke With Expensive Taste in 2014 and constantly finding herself in the middle of some of Twitter’s most epic arguments, the Harlem rapper has yet...

Azealia Banks States Why She Doesn’t Date Black Men

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What was supposed to be only a simple selfie posted by Azealia Banks on Instagram, ended up with the rapper explaining why she doesn’t date black men. What’s most interesting is that Banks, at least online, seems to want to come off as a pseudo-social...

Azealia Banks: “The Treatment I Get For Being A Dark-Skinned Woman Just Makes Me Want To Lay Down & Die Sometime”

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Girl, I was rooting for you. That was until you came for Erykah Badu. But even after that, I’m still kinda rooting for you, because you speak your mind and don’t give two flying f—ks about it. Banks recently tweeted and deleted her dark skin...