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Has Azealia Banks Attacked Zayn Malik On Social Media Again?

Rapper Azealia Banks is in hot water again after allegedly making a transphobic remark about ex-One Direction singer Zayn Malik. It’s not the first time Banks has gone after Malik, earlier this year she was...

Azealia Banks Attacks Zayn Malik Over Gq Shoot

The 212 star took to Instagram this week (ends12Aug16) to comment on Zayn's new GQ magazine cover and photospread, in which he shows off his tattooed arms in a series of sultry shots....

Azealia Banks Slams Zayn Malik

Azealia Banks has hit out at Zayn Malik with a transphobic comment.The 'Big Big Beat' star made the comments on a collage of pictures of the former One Direction star from his GQ magazine photoshoot.She...

Azealia Banks Quits Social Media

Azealia Banks has quit social media.The 24-year-old rapper took to Facebook on Monday (01.08.16) and announced she has decided to stop sharing her thoughts online because she doesn't want her ''legacy to die on the...

Azealia Banks 'Quits' Facebook

The controversial rapper burst onto the music scene in 2012 with her hit summer anthem 212. While the song fared well, especially in Europe, Azealia ran into trouble with her debut album after experiencing numerous...

Azealia Banks Accuses Taylor Swift And Lady Gaga Of Stealing Her Ideas

Azealia Banks has accused Taylor Swift and Lady Gaga of copying her work.The 24-year-old rapper took to Facebook and shared ''fun facts'' which describe how she believes the 'Bad Blood' hitmaker and 'Pokerface' singer ''lifted''...

Azealia Banks Defends Skin Bleaching

Azealia Banks has defended bleaching her skin.The '212' rapper, who called Zayn Malik a ''curry scented bitch'' and slammed Iggy Azalea after she criticised Beyoncé for supposedly poking fun at ''stereotypical white names'' like Becky...

Azealia Banks Wants To Quit Rap And Return To Acting

The 25-year-old's bad girl antics have landed her in legal trouble and seen her engaged in social media feuds with a number of celebrities including Zayn Malik and filmmaker Judd Apatow. Her online...

Azealia Banks Says She Feels "Deeply Misunderstood And Stolen From"

Rapper Azealia Banks has said she feels ‘deeply misunderstood’ and has watched as her ‘ideas and insight get paraphrased and repackaged by everyone’. Banks made the comments on Instagram, as she is still banned from...

Rapper M.i.a. No Longer Headlining Afropunk Festival In London

The Paper Planes star faced criticism over comments she made in April (16) about the Black Lives Matter movement in the U.S., which aims to raise awareness about the police brutality many African-Americans...

Azealia Banks Caught Up In Skin Whitening Controversy

Fans took notice of the 25-year-old's lighter complexion over the weekend during her performances in Brazil, and now bosses at cosmetics company Whitenicious are taking credit for her transformation. Posting a photo...

Azealia Banks Apologises And Vows Never To Use Homophobic Slur Again

Rapper Azealia Banks has issued a public apology on her Facebook page over her use of a homophobic slur. Banks was banned from Twitter last month after going on a tirade against Zayn Malik...

Azealia Banks Apologises For Zayn Malik Insults

The 24-year-old rapper took aim at the former One Direction star after he appeared to respond to her comments about the similarities between his new video and her Yung Rapunzel promo. She also...

Azealia Banks: 'Zayn Malik Needs A Reality Check'

The rapper had her Twitter account suspended following some ill-advised racist jibes about Zayn's Asian roots in an attack on the former One Direction singer when she accused him of copying her Yung Rapunxel video....

Azealia Banks Banned From Twitter After Racist Attack On Zayn Malik

The rapper took aim at the former One Direction star after he appeared to respond to her comments about the similarities between his new video and her Yung Rapunzel promo. Her angry...

Azealia Banks Takes On 14-Year-old Disney Star In New Twitter Feud

The 212 star's ill-advised racist rant against the former One Direction singer has already cost Azealia a spot at London's Born & Bred Festival, and now she's taking on the might of Disney...

Azealia Banks Extends Crazy Hate Rant To All UK Rappers, Gets Axed From Festival

Azealia Banks has been slamming rappers from the UK in a series of bizarre Tweets seemingly to direct attention towards her latest single. Unfortunately, her big mouth has caused Rinse FM's Born and Bred Festival...

Azealia Banks Dropped From London Festival For Twitter Rants

The 212 singer courted controversy on Wednesday (11May16) when she took aim at the former One Direction star's Pakistani heritage during a vicious Twitter tirade against him, in which she claimed he stole...

Azealia Banks Accused Of Racism And Homophobia After Twitter Rant At Zayn Malik

The often-controversial rapper Azealia Banks has been accused of homophobia and racism after she unleashed a Twitter rant at Zayn Malik.The American star was initially unhappy at Malik because she thought the futuristic video for...

Azealia Banks Launches Homophobic, Racist Rant At Zayn Malik

Things began when Azealia shared a comparative snap on Twitter of her Yung Rapunxel video and Zayn's newly released Like I Would video, accusing the former One Direction star of copying her concept. "Damn Zayn...

Azealia Banks Causes Controversy With Donald Trump Endorsement

The controversial billionaire is currently running to become the next president of the United States and he has found unlikely support in the outspoken pop star."I REALLY want Donald Trump to win the election," she...

Azealia Banks Takes Aim At Beyonce For Album Concept

The Drunk in Love singer's new record, released last weekend (23Apr16), featured themes of infidelity and civil rights struggles which many African-American women in the U.S. face. Critics largely raved about the dark...

Azealia Banks: 'Kanye West Lost All Credibility When He Married Kim Kardashian'

The outspoken 24-year-old has never been afraid of speaking her mind, and has waged wars of words on social media with the likes of Iggy Azalea, Erykah Badu and even former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin.Now,...

Erykah Badu Under Fire For Skirt Length Comments

The On & On singer took to Twitter.com on Monday night (11Apr16) to share her thoughts on a recent ruling by governors at a strict New Zealand school, who insisted girls wear their...

Sarah Palin Suing Azealia Banks After Twitter Row

The 212 star recently sparked an unlikely online feud with the former Governor of Alaska, while responding to a satirical news article that suggested Palin had once said black people "accepted (slavery) willingly."Banks appeared to...

Azealia Banks Apologises To Sarah Palin Following Twitter Spat

The 212 star recently sparked an unlikely online feud with the former Governor of Alaska, while responding to a satirical news article that suggested Palin had once said black people "accepted (slavery) willingly."...

Azealia Banks & Sarah Palin Go To War On Social Media

The former Governor of Alaska, who was Senator John MCCain's running mate in the 2008 general election, was singled out by Banks as she was responding to a satirical news article that jokingly...

Azealia Banks Flies Off The Handle After Court Hearing

The 212 hitmaker was at the judicial building to appear in a hearing connected to her arrest in December (15), when she was taken into custody after allegedly punching and biting a female security outside...

Iggy Azalea Teases Artwork For Single Team

Taken from her second studio album Digital Distortion, the track is due for release later this month (18Mar16).The new visual features a digitally distressed picture of the star, in a white baseball cap and blue...

Controversial Azealia Banks Logs Off Twitter

The 212 hitmaker has become involved in a war of words with several people since joining the microblogging site a few years ago, feuding with fellow rapper Iggy Azalea, as well as igniting...

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