About Azealia Banks
It has been reported that the overall size of Azealia Banks net worth today reaches an estimate of 3 million dollars and her net worth is expected to increase even more in the future. Azealia Banks has earned her net worth through her career in singing. In addition, she is also a song writer. The rapper was born in 1991 in Harlem, New York City. When she was a little girl, she was interested into theater and appeared in various musicals. Azealia Banks was studying at the LaGuardia High School of Performing Arts. However, she dropped out of it because she wanted to focus on her career as a singer, which today adds up a lot of revenues to the total size of Azealia Banks net worth and also makes her famous in the whole world.
In the end of 2008, Azealia Banks decided to go by her stage name Miss Banks and started to post her music on her MySpace page. When she was 17 years old, she signed a contract with XL Recordings. Later, she got singed to Polydor Records and Interscope Records. Azealia Banks has also competed in some music competitios. One example of them could be The Sound of 2012, where she ended up with getting the third place. Her first single was called “212”. In 2012, she released her first EP called “1991”. In 2012 as well, her first mixtape was released, which was called “Fantasea”. All of these releases have received critical acclaim and the sales of them have also added up to the overall amount of Azealia Banks net worth. In 2014, she released her first studio album which was called “Broke with Expensive Taste”.
Giving some background information about the singer, she was raised by her mother because her father passed away when she was 2 years old. She has two older sisters with whom she grew up. Also, Azealia Banks has stated that after the death of her father, her mother became very abusive not only verbally, but also physically. She would tell Azealia Banks that she was ugly and beat her daughters with baseball bats and hit their heads against the wall. Because of this abuse, Azealia Banks moved to live with her older sister when she was 14 years old. When she was little, Azealia Banks got interested into music, which later became the main source of Azealia Banks net worth, too.