Azealia Amanda Banks
Miss Bank$, Yung Rapunxel, B.A.N.K.S, Krystal Pepsy
Harlem, New York City, USA
Banks had attended LaGuardia High School of Performing Arts in Manhattan to train herself in performing arts.
She has not finished her high schooling till now. Instead thought of fulfilling her dream of becoming a rapper, and singer.
Rapper, singer, songwriter
- Father – Died of pancreatic cancer, when Azealia was two years old.
- Siblings – Azealia has 2 older sisters
5 ft 7 in or 170 cm
56 kg or 123.5 pounds
Boyfriend / Spouse
Azealia Banks has dated Lil Internet, and David Holmes (former MTV VJ) in the past.
She tweeted about her boyfriend on Twitter on October 2, 2013.
Race / Ethnicity
- Lips, and hair
- Noted for including profanity in her songs.
32-24-34 in or 81-61-87 cm
5 (US) (via RapGenius)
MAC’s lipstick “Yung Rapunxel” of dark and eggplant color,
She had also modeled for Alexander Wang.
Azealia appears to be non-religious.
Best Known For
Her singles like “212”, “Yung Rapunxel” and “ATM Jam”, released in 2011, and 2013.
Banks released her debut studio album Broke with Expensive Taste in January 2014 via Interscope and Polydor Records. The album consists of 16 singles including “Yung Rapunxel”, and “ATM Jam”, which were released in 2013.
She appeared in 2005 musical comedy film The American Ruling Class for her role as Empire Falls singer and dancer.
She is naturally thin and has a lean body. She has not revealed her daily workout routine and diet plan.
Azealia Banks Facts
- She had been raised by her mother, along with her 2 older sisters, as her father died, when she was 2 years old.
- Azealia had to leave her mother’s home at the age of 14, as her mom became too much verbally and physically abusive, after the death of her father. So, Azealia left the house to live with her older sister. For instance, she and her sisters would not be given good sometimes, or they would be given a beating with baseball bats and likewise.
- At the age of ten, she started performing in the off-Broadway musicals with the Tada! Youth Theater in Lower Manhattan.
- As per some news websites, she is considered the angriest rapper on Twitter as Azealia has argued with almost all the rappers.
- In March 2013, she fired her tour manager, when he reportedly stole money from her.
- She finished at number 3 in BBC’s Sound of 2012 poll.
- Visit her official website @ azealiabanks.com.
- Connect with her on Facebook, SoundCloud, YouTube, Instagram, and iTunes.