Azealia Banks confirms collaborations with Kanye and Lady Gaga
New York rapper Azealia Banks. Has confirmed she is working with Kayne West and Lady Gaga. Banks revealed all in an interview while in Brazil, "I worked with Lady Gaga, but I worked with Lady Gaga from afar," going on to confirm that they have made two tracks together; "We worked via email and via Internet. We have a song called 'Red Flame' and a song called 'Ratchet,' but I don't know what she's doing with it. She's going to release it when she wants to release it."
The sassy MC also explained how she ended up working with Kanye while on holiday; "I just kind of went out to Hawaii for vacation, and he has a studio out there," Banks said. "And he was just like, 'You should really come to the studio,' so I went to the studio and just worked it out."
Whether these tracks will feature on the highly anticipated debut from Banks, Broke With Expensive Taste which has seen its release delayed more than once already, who knows.
Don't Miss Out
Stay Connected with The 405
- Follow @the405
Azealia Banks has followed up a pretty intense weekend of twitter beefs, including calling out the Stone Roses: "Fuck those old saggy white niggas stone roses. I wish them nothing but excrement and death," by dropping her highly anticipated new single, 'Yung Rapunxel'. [read more]
In terms of music-based hype, Azealia Banks and Lana Del Rey accounted for the vast majority of 2011's quota (and much of 2012's too) - so when Ryan Tedder of 'OneRepublic/writing songs for Adele and Beyonce' fame revealed that he was currently working on a collaboration piece for the pair, a parallel universe probably received some sort of catastrophic event, thus is the pull of the two artists. [read more]
Taking a break from her feud with Lilly Allen, Azealia Banks has shared her collaboration with Paul Oakenfold and Richard Benyon, titled 'Venus (Ibiza Edition)'. [read more]