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Azealia Banks Throws Mic At Audience After Arriving Hours Late at Wynwood Pride

today14 June 2022


Azealia Banks

She was in the 212 but now she’s throwing mics.

Fans’ initial responses to the news that Azealia Banks will be this year’s Wynwood Pride headliner were divided.

Banks, a rapper from Harlem, has made several contentious statements in the past, including ones that were offensive to the LGBTQ community.

Azealia Banks’ transphobic comment

However, Banks still has a sizeable following within the LGBTQ community, especially given that her β€œhandbag house” music is often included at gay nightclubs.

At last week’s Wynwood Pride, Banks arrived on stage hours after her scheduled performance time and was visibly frustrated with the event’s organisers.

β€œI’ve been being f***ed around…

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Written by: Aqasha Aiman