Azealia Banks

14 #BossMoves To Deal With An Influential/Celebrity Troll, When You're Influential Too...

Marsha Wright | Posted 08.08.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Marsha Wright

Sometimes it's hard to understand why they're attacking you, and it's bad enough when the keyboard warriors come for you in their scores... but what if a fandom comes for you? What if it's a celebrity you respect? What if someone says something that could really affect your brand? What if they try to destroy you, your business, your puppy, and the horse you rode in on?

Azealia Banks Apologises To Zayn Malik, The Whole World... And Curry

The Huffington Post | Daniel Welsh | Posted 16.05.2016 | UK Entertainment

Azealia Banks has offered her “sincerest apologies”, following her much-publicised Twitter tirade against Zayn Malik last week. The ‘212’ rapp...

Azealia Banks’ Twitter Account Suspended Following Racist Zayn Malik Tweets

The Huffington Post | Matt Bagwell | Posted 13.05.2016 | UK Entertainment

Azealia Banks might have offered something vaguely resembling an apology after her racist and homophobic Twitter rant earlier this week, but it seems ...

Azealia Banks Offers Her Version Of An Apology Following Latest Twitter Tirade

The Huffington Post | Daniel Welsh | Posted 12.05.2016 | UK Entertainment

Azealia Banks has offered something vaguely reminiscent of an apology, following her latest Twitter tirade. On Wednesday (12 May), the ‘212’ rappe...

Azealia Banks' Latest Twitter Tirade Has Already Come Back To Bite Her

The Huffington Post | Daniel Welsh | Posted 11.05.2016 | UK Entertainment

Azealia Banks’ latest Twitter tirade has come back to bite her in the rump, as she’s been dropped from her headlining slot at a UK music festival....

Azealia Banks Bombards Zayn Malik With Racist Slurs

The Huffington Post | Daniel Welsh | Posted 11.05.2016 | UK Entertainment

In “that escalated quickly” news, Azealia Banks has sent a barrage of racist and homophobic tweets to Zayn Malik, after suggesting that he’d cop...

Beyoncé, Azealia Banks, Iggy Azalea: The Power Struggle Over Defining A Woman's Experience

Wemmy Ogunyankin | Posted 28.04.2017 | UK Universities & Education
Wemmy Ogunyankin

Asian and black women have a greater list of struggles than white women do. You don't need to tap into that racist bank to make a point, Becky already has a better deal than Ming Lee and Sha Nay Nay combined.

It's The Celebrity Twitter Feud No One Saw Coming...

The Huffington Post UK | Daniel Welsh | Posted 28.09.2015 | UK Entertainment

In what can only be described as one of the most unlikely Twitter feuds we’ve ever come across, Azealia Banks was seen laying into ‘EastEnders’ ...

Azealia Banks Makes Vile Homophobic Slur During In-Flight Meltdown

The Huffington Post UK | Ashley Percival | Posted 22.09.2015 | UK Entertainment

Azealia Banks has been caught on camera unleashing a homophobic rant at a flight attendant. The controversial rapper branded the cabin crew member...

Nicki Minaj's Waxwork Is Getting A Redesign Thanks To An Inappropriate Fan

The Huffington Post UK | Sophie Brown | Posted 19.08.2015 | UK Entertainment

Madame Tussauds have said they will reposition Nicki Minaj's waxwork after visitors started sharing inappropriate photos on social media. The displ...

Azealia To Strip Off For Playboy

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 12.02.2015 | UK Entertainment

Azealia Banks is set to reveal all for Playboy, starring on the magazine’s April cover. INTERVIEW: '212' Rapper Reveals The Reasons Behind Her S...

'CBB' Star Perez Hilton's 10 Biggest Celeb Feuds

The Huffington Post UK | Daniel Welsh | Posted 07.01.2015 | UK Entertainment

Being undeniably the most famously opinionated celebrity bloggers in the world, it’s inevitable that Perez Hilton would ruffle a few famous feathers...

Rachel McGrath

Azealia Banks Reveals The Reason Behind Her Surprise Album Release | Rachel McGrath | Posted 13.11.2014 | UK Entertainment

The sums have been done and when I speak to Azealia Banks, it’s been exactly 1,071 days since ‘212’ was released, but her debut album ‘Broke W...

Azealia Banks Responds To Twitter Critics

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 13.11.2014 | UK Entertainment

Azealia Banks is almost as well-known for her Twitter exclamations as she is for her music, and she’s no stranger to controversial exchanges and spa...

The World According To Lily Allen

The Huffington Post UK | Daniel Welsh | Posted 12.05.2014 | UK Entertainment

We can’t quite believe it, but it’s now been eight years since Lily Allen burst onto the scene and shot to the top of the UK charts with her debut...

C**ted Added to the Oxford English Dictionary: Do You Use the C Word?

Ellen Stewart | Posted 21.05.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Ellen Stewart

Since 2000 the OED has been updated quarterly in order to offer an authoritative, up-to-date catalogue of the evolving modern language. But what exactly does it say about Generation Y when the most recent additions to the word glossary are adjectives like c**ted, c**ting, c**tish and c**ty?

How the Mainstream Media Endorse Homophobic Language

Richard Fry | Posted 01.03.2014 | UK Entertainment
Richard Fry

Yesterday's Observer newspaper presented its pick of 2014's arts releases. One they deemed exciting enough to go on the front page header was Azealia Banks' debut studio album.

WATCH: Azealia Banks Storms Off Stage

Posted 07.10.2013 | UK Entertainment

Azealia Banks showed there’s no shame in being a diva, especially when you’ve been pelted by fans who have paid to watch you perform. As the ra...

Sarah Dean

LOVEBOX REVIEW: Did Festival-Goers Get A Bum Deal? | Sarah Dean | Posted 22.07.2013 | UK Entertainment

Lovebox festival in London's Victoria Park had almost all the ingredients for a perfect weekend but there was something missing... With the sun bla...

WATCH: Well-Heeled Gent In Tweed Takes On Azealia Banks

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.03.2013 | UK Universities & Education

*Warning: videos contain rude words* Azealia Banks is infamous for her crude language, controversial lyrics and dirty tunes. So what happens when a...

'She's A Rihanna Understudy'

The Huffington Post UK | Ashley Percival | Posted 11.03.2013 | UK Entertainment

Azealia Banks clearly isn't at all bothered about making any friends at the moment. Fresh from wishing 'death and faeces' on The Stone Roses, the ...

Faggots, Trolls and Azealia Banks

Andrew Doyle | Posted 23.03.2013 | UK Comedy
Andrew Doyle

I doubt very much that Banks is a homophobe. She has worked with many gay artists and is bisexual herself. But the fact that sales of her music have risen sharply since her tweet to Perez Hilton probably suggests that she won't be admonishing the homophobic members of her fan base any time soon... We all know that freedom of speech is fundamental to any democratic society. If you want to say the word "faggot" you are free to do so, but you should also accept the consequences.

'All So Hypocritical'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.01.2013 | UK Entertainment

Azealia Banks has taken to Twitter to call people's reactions to her homophobic slur against Perez Hilton "so hypocritical". Continuing to discuss ...

The Kids Love Music, but Record Labels Are Lost in the Dark...

Paul Carey | Posted 10.11.2012 | UK Entertainment
Paul Carey

People will no longer pay £10 for a CD, but will pay £100 to go to a gig. Record companies sadly still waste too much money signing the wrong acts, because all the execs are too scared to put their neck on the line in case they lose their job, expense account and parking space.

There She Blows! Azealia Banks' Controversial Cover for Dazed & Confused Magazine Is Revealed

Kate Lawson | Posted 15.10.2012 | UK Entertainment
Kate Lawson

So here is the much-talked about Dazed & Confused cover which has been banned in seven countries because it shows Azealia Banks posing with an inflate...