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Azealia Banks Suspended From Twitter After Racist Statements Against Zayn Malik

Azealia Banks has been suspended from Twitter for her use of racist insults directed at Zayn Malik earlier in the week.

If you try to click on Azealia‘s former page, you’ll get a message that reads, “This account has been suspended. Learn more about why Twitter suspends accounts, or return to your timeline.”

After realizing she had offended some of her followers, Azealia apologized for offending people, but was not sorry for anything she actually said.

No word from Twitter when Azealia will be allowed back on the social media site.

Azealia Banks Removed From Music Festival, Reacts on Twitter & Offers Explanation

Azealia Banks has been dropped as a headliner from the Born & Bred Festival after going on a racist and homophobic rant against Zayn Malik.

“We have decided to cancel Azealia Banks’ headline appearance at Rinse | Born & Bred Festival. We celebrate inclusivity and equality,” the festival wrote on Twitter.

After hearing the news, Azealia wrote, “Most of the people coming to this on my day were only coming for me.”

Azealia later took to Twitter to explain that she’s not sorry for anything she said, but she apologized for those who took offense.

Click inside to read what Azealia Banks had to say… More Here! »

Azealia Banks Accuses Zayn Malik of Plagiarism, He Responds

Azealia Banks has accused Zayn Malik of plagiarizing her “Yung Rapunxel video for his just released “Like I Would” video.

“So flattered by Zayn‘s #YUNGRAPUNXEL style !!!!! 😻💋❤️,” the 24-year-old rapper tweeted late Monday night (May 9).

“Reminds me of when Gigi hadid called herself slay-Z after I’d already come up with it. Gigi and Zayn r really big Azealia Banks fans. 😇,” Azealia continued.

On Instagram, she posted a side by side of stills from their videos, plus photos of their matching tattoos. “Damn Zayn be mood boarding the f–k of out me 😳.. I’m not mad about this though. Zayn is a cutie pie,” she captioned the pic.

Zayn later responded by saying, “No lies … I see you reaching but I don’t care… My @’s too good for you.”

Azealia then went off on a racist and homophobic rant against Zayn. Beware of graphic content before reading all of the tweets.

After Azealia went off on Zayn, Disney Channel star Skai Jackson said that the rapper needed to simmer down. The two ladies then got into a feud on Twitter.

Click inside to read the exchange between Azealia Banks and Zayn Malik… More Here! »

Azealia Banks Gets Into Twitter Feud with Disney's Skai Jackson

Azealia Banks is feuding with someone new and this time it’s Disney Channel star Skai Jackson.

It all started when the rapper went on a rant about Zayn Malik and Skai, 14, tweeted that she “needs to simmer down a little.”

Azealia responded by saying, “and you need to grow some hips and start ur menses. stay in a child’s place.” This started an exchange that went on for a few hours!

You might recognize Skai for her work on the shows Jessie and Bunk’d. She became a meme back in April after she shared a photo of herself waiting to do an interview and looking perfectly proper in her cute blue dress.

Click inside to read the rest of the exchange between Azealia and Skai… More Here! »

Azealia Banks Premieres 'The Big Big Beat' Music Video - Watch!

Azealia Banks dances it out in the music video for her brand new single “The Big Big Beat“!

The track is included on the 24-year-old entertainer’s brand new 8-track SLAY-Z EP, which you can stream for free via her official Soundcloud page.

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“Is the #BEYHIVE ready for THE BIG BIG BEAT?!,” Azealia tweeted ahead of the premiere. “#KUNTBRIDAGE WE IN THIS BITCH ⚓️”

This is Azealia‘s first music video since the release of “Count Contessa” back in December.

Azealia Banks – ‘The Big Big Beat’ Music Video

FYI: Azealia is wearing Atelier Swarovski in the video.

Bristol Palin Slams Azealia Banks, Defends Mom Sarah Palin

Bristol Palin just defended her mom Sarah and slammed Azealia Banks, continuing the online feud.

“Azealia, which of your songs will teach me your values?,” Bristol titled her new blog post.

“She said the best thing to happen to my mom is if she was gang raped by a group of black men. It is unfortunate people in my generation think they can do, and say, whatever they wish without any sort of consequence. There are consequences for every action you make Miss Bank$, and there will be consequences for your unimaginable threats,” Bristol continued.

“I am not going to waste another minute of my day addressing you, but I will finish my post by addressing what you said in regards to my children,” Bristol added. “This is your quote: ‘If Bristol Palin listened to my music she probably wouldn’t have all those cotdamn kids!!!! ;-P #sis #iud #stayinschool #causeitsthebest.’ So, I looked up your lyrics. Which song should I have been listening too? ‘Hood B*tch,’ ‘P-U-S-S-Y,’ ‘Queen of Clubs,’ ‘Grand Scam,’ or ‘Big Talk?’”

Azealia Banks Responds to Sarah Palin in Open Letter & Tweets

Azealia Banks is responding to former politician Sarah Palin‘s announcement that she plans on suing the rapper over comments made on Twitter.

The 24-year-old entertainer took to her social media page to laugh off Sarah‘s plans for a lawsuit and she also wrote a lengthy open letter.

“LOL, if Sarah Palin actually decides to sue me i’ll only use the controversy to make myself an even larger American Cultural Figure,” Azealia tweeted. “The Sarah Palin page in history will be condensed to a footnote in the Azealia Banks chapter. Well behaved women seldom make history.”

“The Universe works in mysterious ways. She’s handing me her head on a platter. This will open many doors for me,” Azealia added.

Click inside to read Azealia Banks’ lengthy open letter to Sarah Palin… More Here! »

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