Azealia Banks

Jun
9
Azealia Banks Glows at Governors Ball

Azealia Banks

Not even the stormy weather could stop Azealia Banks from bringing some sunshine to the stage at the Governors Ball on Saturday. The feisty femcee turned heads in a neon cutout jumpsuit while performing on the second day of the festival. She delivered her hit “212″ and her latest single “Yung Rapunxel” for her fans, who marched through the mud to see her electrifying set.

Azealia is readying the Pharrell-assisted “ATM Jam” as the next single off her debut Broke With Expensive Taste. “So honored to have worked with such a well-versed and talented musician like @Pharrell on my next single !!!!!!! #BANGER #ATMJAM,” she tweeted.

See more pics of Banks at the Ball below.

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May
26
Azealia Banks Brings Feline Fashion to Life Ball

Azealia Banks

Meow! Azealia Banks brought some catiness to the Life Ball in Vienna, Austria, on Saturday. The Harlem rap diva clawed her way onto the stage in a custom-made white outfit resembling a cat. She joined Fergie and Adam Lambert, performing for a star-studded audience that included Bill Clinton and Elton John.

“LIFE BALL WAS CRAZYYYYY !!!!!!!” tweeted Yung Rapunxel, who is readying her next single “ATM Jam” featuring Pharrell.

Check out more pics of the sexy pussycat below.

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May
15
Single Covers: Azealia Banks, Robin Thicke, & Bridget Kelly

#ATM Jam

Fresh off her two nominations at the BET Awards 2013, Azealia Banks unveils the artwork for “#ATMJAM,” the next single off her debut Broke With Expensive Taste. The follow-up to “Yung Rapunxel” features Pharrell and is set to debut by the end of May. “#ATMJAM IS A BANGER,” said Azealia.

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May
6
Azealia Banks Teams with Pharrell for New Single ‘ATM Jam’

Azealia Banks and Pharrell

Azealia Banks headed to the dark side with her single “Yung Rapunxel,” and now she’s tapped Pharrell for the follow-up single.

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May
1
Azealia Banks Is Red-Hot at Ferragamo Party

Azealia Banks

Azealia Banks stepped out in style to the launch of Salvatore Ferragamo’s L’Icona leatherwear at The McKittrick Hotel in New York City last night. The fashion darling rocked red hair and eyebrows that matched her pants and shoes while posing against the floral backdrop.

The controversial rapper, who made headlines for her Twitter beefs, has been quiet on social media lately. She deleted the majority of her tweets and said that she will be handing over her account to her label.

Azealia’s debut Broke with Expensive Taste is still awaiting a release date. She has been in the studio with Frank Ocean producer Om’Mas Keith. “I was very pleased to find out that she was an amazing artist, an artist’s artist,” Keith told Rap-Up TV. “The stuff that I worked on is very refreshing and creative.”

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Apr
16
Video: Azealia Banks – ‘Yung Rapunxel’

Azealia Banks

Azealia Banks sets “Yung Rapunxel” free in the dark and demonic video for the first single off her upcoming debut Broke With Expensive Taste. Harlem’s controversial femcee will make your skin crawl as she raps with an owl on her head and mouths in place of her eyes. She rides a mechanical bull and fights the police in the sinister clip, which includes Illuminati references.

“It came from wearing long weaves,” Azealia said of her nickname. “If you could take your youth and stretch it forever, it’s like long youth.”

Go inside the evil mind of Yung Rapunxel in the video below.

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Apr
14
Azealia Banks, Ciara, Fergie, & Tamar Braxton Attend NewNowNext Awards

Azealia Banks

The ladies showed out at the Logo NewNowNext Awards 2013 at The Fonda Theatre in Hollywood on Saturday. Azealia Banks worked the purple carpet in a black dominatrix outfit, sharing her excitement after meeting RuPaul backstage. Moms-to-be Tamar Braxton and Fergie flaunted their baby bumps, while a sexy Ciara showed off some leg in a long black dress.

“Ferigie-Licious Is Baby-Licious. Happy 4 Her!” tweeted CiCi, who caught up with the pregnant star on the carpet.

Catch their appearances plus a performance from Ke$ha when the show airs Monday, April 15, at 10 p.m. EST.

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