Posts tagged "azealia banks"

#Problematic: Kanye Kanyes Beck, Brian Williams Lies, Miley Makes Porn & Azealia Banks Redefines “Faggot”

Hello first time readers, and welcome to #Problematic, a cat-infested corner of the internet where every week I will be trying to make sense of all of the finger-pointing, pearl-clutching, “well, first of all,” nonsense assaulting our eyeballs after what has become of journalism in the digital age. I cannot guarantee sanity, subtlety or sanguinity,…
By: Chloe Stillwell / February 13, 2015

The Police Aren’t “Under Siege,” They’re Under Criticism

The shooting of two NYPD officers this weekend was tragic, but to blame it on Black Lives Matter protestors has no basis. The police aren’t “under siege,” they’re under criticism. [Slate] Learn about the Turkish businesswomen who are fighting Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan’s censorship and neglect of domestic violence issues. [The Daily…
By: Rebecca Vipond Brink / December 22, 2014

This Busta Rhymes/Azealia Banks Remix Of Beyonce’s “Partition” Is Grimy Good

I'm not saying Beyonce's original needed to be fucked with, but this remix, featuring Busta and Azealia's even more explicit rhymes on top of "Partition"'s sparse beat, is a fine addition to your mega Yonce playlist. Hot. [Fader]…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / January 10, 2014

Former MTV VJ Dave Holmes Is Not Abusing Azealia Banks, Mmmkay?

Today In We Should Be Careful About Posting Other People's Photos On The Internet Accusing Them Of Shit They May Not Have Actually Done: Former MTV VJ Dave Holmes took to his Tumblr blog today to clear something up: he is not the Dave Holmes who is managing/dating Azealia Banks and allegedly tried…
By: Jessica Wakeman / December 28, 2012

Azealia Banks Boycotts Dolce & Gabbana For “Racist” Collection

Azealia Banks has quite a relationship with fashion. Her unique look has earned praise from fashionistas, and over the summer, she was anointed the face of Alexander Wang’s T diffusion line. She also had her very own shade of limited edition lipstick from MAC. Now, the outspoken rapper, known for her Twitter tiffs with other artists, has turned her…
By: PopCrush / October 24, 2012

5 Things To Know About Azealia Banks

If I could go to one Fashion Week event this year, it wouldn't be the Marc Jacobs show (yawn), or some party thrown by Terry Richardson (blech) -- no, I'd want to go to SPIN and Refinery-29's party tonight at the Wythe Hotel in Brooklyn, sponsored by Virgin Mobile. Why? Oh, Azealia…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / September 5, 2012

Azealia Banks’s Banned “Dazed & Confused” Cover Isn’t Half As Bad As It Could Be

When I heard that Harlem-born rapper and lyricist Azealia Banks's cover of art and fashion mag Dazed & Confused had been banned in seven countries before the issue even hit stands, I anticipated something infinitely more vulgar than her flipping off the camera as she inflates/fellates a condom. I mean, that's practically some Taylor…
By: Rachel Krause / August 16, 2012