Azealia Banks lashes out at Erykah Badu after the R&B singer said she had “tried” to listen to Banks’ music.
Just over a month after she tore into Kendrick Lamar over comments the rapper made regarding Michael Brown’s death, Azealia Banks is making news yet again for another conflict on Twitter.
After a fan asked Erykah Badu on Twitter if she listens to Azealia Banks’ music, Banks lashed out at the R&B singer when she replied that she had “tried.”
Banks quickly asked, “what’s the shade?” before offering herself that Badu might be jealous. The Broke With Expensive Taste rapper went on to chide Badu for growing old and “[throwing] shade at younger spirits.”
Badu noticeably turned on location tracking with her subsequent Tweet replies to Banks and went on to Tweet a picture of herself alongside Rihanna, apparently nixing Banks’ idea that she was simply at odds with younger artists.
Read the full back-and-forth below: