VIBE Vixen: 9 Things You Should Know About Azealia Banks

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By: Vibe / January 21, 2012

Her name has been buzzing in elite circles, and among those higher-ups is Jay-Z, Young Guru, Missy Elliott and Kanye West, just to list a few. Harlem, NY native Azealia Banks recently presented her eclectic rap style and kooky fashion sense to the forefront with “212″ and has been on the tips of blogger fingers ever since. If you’re just getting familiar with the 20-year-old rapper-slash-singer, we’ve generated a few facts that should help speed up the process.

1. Azealia was previously signed to XL records, and now find Universal Music has her home.

2. She spreads lesbian love from time to time. (See here!)

3. Performed new track “Bambi” at MUGLER Fashion Show for Paris Fashion Week.

4. According to Twitter, she’s cool with the A$AP mob, the rap collective of Harlem kids.

Learn more about Azealia Banks on VIBE Vixen.