Azealia Amanda Banks is a famous American singer, rapper, actress, and songwriter. She has spent her childhood in Harlem and started releasing music during 2008. She was signed by XL Recordings when she was just 17 years old. In the year 2011, her song titled 212 came out and went viral due to which she became really famous.
- 1 Quick Biography
- 2 Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
- 3 Education, School/College University
- 4 Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion & Political Views
- 5 Married, Affair, Dating, Relationship, Boyfriend, Husband, Children
- 6 Professional Life and Career
- 7 Awards & Nominations
- 8 Azealia Banks Net Worth, Income & Salary In 2020
- 9 Rumors and Controversy/Scandal
- 10 Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.
She was born on 31st May in the year 1991 in East Harlem. She has released two mixtapes and one studio album till now, which has made her famous. She was also featured in the movie Love Beats Rhymes. She is renowned for her outspoken views and social media engagement. She keeps commenting on race and US politics. She has gained fame due to criticism and controversies also.
|Full Name/Real Name:||Azealia Amanda Banks|
|Age:||29 years old|
|Birth Date:||31 May 1991|
|Birth Place:||Harlem, New York, United States|
|Height:||5 feet 3 inches|
|Profession:||Singer, rapper and actress|
|Net Worth in 2020:||$5 million|
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
She is 29 years old. Azealia Banks has a height of 5 feet 3 inches. She weighs 52 kg and has body measurements of 34-24-34 inches.
Education, School/College University
Azealia Banks hasn’t provided information about her school, but she must have gone to school in Manhattan, where she used to live with her family. Her mother raised her only with her two other elder sisters.
Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion & Political Views
She is the daughter of a single mother who raised her alone because her father died due to pancreatic cancer. Her mother became very abusive due to her father’s death and used to hit Azealia and her sisters. She also used to tell Azealia that she is too ugly. Once, her mother also threw all of the food from the fridge. She kept expressing her views about US politics and endorsed Donald Trump. When he won, she also expressed her happiness by saying that he is like her hero now.
Married, Affair, Dating, Relationship, Boyfriend, Husband, Children
Azealia Banks considers herself as bisexual, and she has told it to the media openly. She also expresses her disappointment with society’s thinking about the sexual orientation of people. She hasn’t revealed any information about her partner until now.
|Marital status? (single, married, in relation or divorced):||Single|
|When did she get married? (married date):||N/A|
|Does she have any relationship affair?||N/A|
|Is AZEALIA BANKS Lesbian?||Yes|
Professional Life and Career
She started her carer when she was just sixteen years old. Her mother never supported her, but she got invested in singing, acting, and dancing. She started writing raps and singing songs. She never finished high school but decided to chase her dreams. She became famous after the year 1991, but she was depressed because she had no friends at that time. She has also worked in a strip club. She released several singles, mixtapes, and albums, which made her gain a lot of recognition. She earned a lot of fame and money with her work in the music industry and controversies.
Awards & Nominations
She has won Rober Awards Music Poll in the year 2011. She has also won NME Awards for her work in, ‘herself.’ In the year 2012, she also won for her work in the album, ‘212’. Other than this, she has been nominated for several awards but hasn’t won many awards till now.
Azealia Banks Net Worth, Income & Salary In 2020
As of June 2020, The net worth of Azealia Banks is around $5 million, which she earns with her acting career, musical career, and her YouTube channel. She also goes on concert tours with which she earns a decent amount of money.
Rumors and Controversy/Scandal
She is known as one of the angriest rappers due to her outspoken views. She has developed issues with several rappers like Remy Ma, Elon Musk, Grimes, Rita Ora, Li’l Kim, Lily Allen, Jim Jones, Rihanna, Erykah Badu, and many more rappers. In the year 2015, she got involved in a dispute with a passenger of flight. At that time, she was trying to squeeze other passengers. She also attacked a female security guard due to which she was arrested. She showed a close video of her apartment in which she revealed that she performs witchcraft from the past three years.
Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.
Her Facebook page was active some years back, but now it has been deleted due to some reasons. On Instagram account, she has around 597.5K followers, and she stays connected with her fans by posting new pictures and videos from time to time.
Her nicknames are Yung Rapunxel, Krystal Pepsy, and Miss Bank$. She has become famous with her hard and dedication, but she has also involved in several controversies and disputes with the rappers. She doesn’t have quite a positive image in the music industry due to her outspoken views. She is bisexual and doesn’t tell about her life partner.