Azealia Banks Net Worth 2017
Well known American rapper as well as a singer, Azealia Bank, was born in Harlem, the USA on 31st of May 1991. The Real name of Amanda Banks is Azealia Amanda Banks.When she was 17 years old, she began her career as an underground rapper by signing a contract with XL Recordings in 2008. In 2012, she released albums named “1991” and mixtape titled “Fantasea.”She released “Broke with Expensive Taste” in 2014 which had famous songs like “BBD,” “Chasing Time” and “Desperado.”In July, she came up with Fantasea II: The Second Wave, which was her second mix-tape.2016 was the year when mix-tape “Slay-Z” was released.She is also part of the industry of games and mobile music.In 2011, Azealia secured 3rd position in Awards “Sound of 2012”, conducted by BBC. She won Philip Hall Radar Award at NME Awards in 2012. Azealia Banks Net worth is around $ 4 million. Her Yearly income for 2015-16 was $405,882, and net worth in 2016 was $3.5 Million.
Azealia Banks Net Worth
Her net worth in 2016 was $3.5 million. Estimated yearly income and sponsorship in 2016 were $405,882 and $ 78,431 respectively. Further annual details are given below:
The rapper as well as a singer, Azealia Bank, was born in Harlem, the USA on 31st of May 1991. The Real name of Amanda Banks is Azealia Amanda Banks. Her childhood is full of memories of her time spent in Harlem which is an African-American residential, business and cultural center neighboring New York.In her early childhood, pancreatic cancer became the cause of her father’s death. Her mother raised Azealia along with her two sisters. Later she settled with her elder sister, leaving her mother at the age of 14. The reason behind this decision was the abusive behavior of her mother. Before that, she had become part of a Catholic school as well, and she also joined National Dance Institute. She did not finish her high school, unfortunately.
When she was 17 years old, she began her career as an underground rapper by signing a contract with XL Recordings in 2008. In 2009, she released online songs titled “The Chill$,” “Gimme a Chance” and “Seventeen.” In 2010, she released another online song titled “Slow Hands.”In 2012, she released albums named “1991” and mixtape titled “Fantasea” which got famous for songs like 1991, Liquorice, Van Vogue and Aquababe, Atlantis, Azealia Skit, Chips, Fuck Up the Fun, etc. respectively.The non-album single titled “ATM Jam” apart Barely Legal was released online in 2013. She released “Broke with Expensive Taste” in 2014 which had famous songs like “BBD,” “Chasing Time” and “Desperado.”In July, she came up with Fantasea II: The Second Wave, main which was her second mix-tape.“I am that… Remix” was released as a non-album song in 2015.2016 was the year when mix-tape “Slay-Z” was released. Highlights of this release were Skylar Diggins, Riot, Queen of clubs, Can’t do it like me and big talk. She also launched her clothing line and achieved success in that line as well. She also tried her luck in acting though not as the primary career option. She worked in movies as well as appeared in popular shows like Predator X; I hope they serve beer in hell, extinction, etc. She is also part of the industry of games and mobile music.
Awards and Nominations
In 2011, Azealia secured 3rd position in Awards “Sound of 2012”, conducted by BBC. She won Philip Hall Radar Award at NME Awards in 2012. She was also nominated for Dancefloor Anthem(“212”) in same awards. She won O Music Award for best single (“212”) in 2012 and had also been nominated for a best web-born artist but unfortunately could not win in this category. She was also nominated for Best International Artist, Artist of the Year and Best International Act in Urban Music Awards (2012) and MOBO Awards (2012) respectively. NME Awards nominated her for Villain of the year award in 2013. In the same year, BET Awards nominated her for the category of Best Female Hip-Hop Artist and Best New Artist. In 2015, she was again nominated for Best Female Hip Hop Artist but could not win it this year either.
|Weight||123.5 lb. (56Kg)|
|Height||5’7’’ (170 cm)|
|Dress Size||5 US|
|Shoe Size||12 US|
|Hip Size||34 Inches|
|Favorite Brand||Adidas and Mulberry|
|Love Life||Boy Friend Jesse Bradford|
|Quotes||“You got a lot but you just waste all yourself. They’ll forget your name soon and won’t nobody be to blame but yourself.”|
Top 5 Richest Rappers
In the end, just to compare Azealia Bank’s worth with other rappers, the following is the list of top five richest rappers:
1) Sean Diddy Combs with $735 Million worth
2) $ 700 Million worth of Andre Dr. Dre Young
3) Sean J-Z Carter with $ 600 Million worth
4) $ 255 Million worth of Curtis 50 Cent Jackson and
5) Bryan Birdman Williams’ Worth is $ 150 Million.