Azelia Banks Interview & Photo Shoot With GQ [Video/Pics]

 

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In what seems like just a couple of months Azealia Banks has gone from a name many hip hop fans didn't recognize to one that people can't stop mentioning. A public beef with Iggy Azalea, a hit song with "212" and a tendency to say whatever is on her mind will do that for a person if they can pull it off. By all accounts, Azealia can hold her own.

 

GQ caught up with Azealia for an interview and photo shoot. Check that out below.


Azealia Banks broke through with the indelible black-andwhite video for her goofily raunchy song "212," in which she spits merciless rhymes out of the juiciest lips since Angelina Jolie's. The clip, shot cheaply and on the fly, went viral (4 million hits and counting), earning her a record deal with Interscope, a top-ten spot on Pitchfork's best songs of 2011, and a laundry list of boldfaced fans, including Kanye West, Gwyneth Paltrow, Karl Lagerfeld (who hired her for a party at his home), and Lady Gaga's style guru, Nicola Formichetti, who will direct Banks's next video.


The Harlem-born 20-year-old seems almost aggressively unastonished by the attention. "I definitely have more money and sh*t," she admits, "but that's all virtual stuff. I've been making music for a while. And I could read about myself on the Internet for a while." And meeting the likes of Kanye? "It's cool, but they're just people. The skies don't part and glow orange." As Banks begins recording her first album, is she listening to anyone for inspiration? "Everyone," she says, but mostly "Azealia Banks."










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Comment by Youngbloodx23 on March 28, 2012 at 12:51pm
i wouldnt hit her or iggy or izzy or watefver.......this girls music is good tho and original so that mite make herhotter but idk weell see wen the album comes if she sells out or not
Comment by Tecboy on March 28, 2012 at 10:37am
How can u can not LOVE this girl? O, u a hater! I LOVE U GUURRLL!
Comment by fredy on March 28, 2012 at 9:29am
damn this girl ugly, she must have sum a** p**** and head
Comment by RoyalChi - You Will Bow To Me!!! on March 28, 2012 at 2:48am
Illest female MC I see around!
Comment by Big Reed1 on March 28, 2012 at 12:15am
Well she is cute. But she need to stop talken s*** and drop good music. She'll die out sooner than later.
Comment by SpadE on March 27, 2012 at 11:31pm
lets take back our country people vote for ron paul 2012 plz. Election Theft 2012: Dr. Ron Paul Getting Robbed-->>http://youtu.be/68yGJMUwd5k
Comment by SpadE on March 27, 2012 at 11:30pm
lets take back our country people vote for ron paul 2012 plz. Election Theft 2012: Dr. Ron Paul Getting Robbed-->>http://youtu.be/68yGJMUwd5k
Comment by SpadE on March 27, 2012 at 11:30pm
lets take back our country people vote for ron paul 2012 plz. Election Theft 2012: Dr. Ron Paul Getting Robbed-->>http://youtu.be/68yGJMUwd5k
Comment by Mz. Inappropri8 on March 27, 2012 at 8:40pm
Nice flow... She's not bad on the eyes either, but I bet she'd look better with a short lil' pixie cut... Plus, she's feisty enough to pull it off...
Comment by A on March 27, 2012 at 8:32pm
another female rapper, another woman who i completely look past the rapping and just think about them on my d*** ..



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