Azealia Amanda Banks is an American whose career is in the music industry. She is a Singer and a rapper. Banks acts and also write songs. Azealia came to prominence when she started releasing music in 2008 with Myspace. Her debut 212 made Banks more famous consequently earning recording contracts. Now let’s have a close look at Azealia Banks’s net worth in 2018.
Azealia Amanda Banks was born in 1991,31st May. Her place of birth is New York City, the United States of America. Amanda was born in a family of three, and her siblings are older than her. Amanda grew up in Harlem. When their father died of pancreatic cancer, Amanda was only two years.
Subsequently, her mother changed and started harassing her in words and combat. That made Amanda flee to her elder sister. By then, Banks was fourteen years of age. Azealia did not complete her high school.
Azealia appeared in the City Angles comedy at the age of sixteen. In the comedy-noir Musical Azealia was discovered by an agent. She auditioned for TBS, Law & Order and Nickelodeon. Amanda did not succeed. She decided to give up on her acting career. Banks shifted to music rapping as a writer and even creating R&B music.
Under the supervision of moniker named Miss Bank$, Azealia put her remarkable record on the market. The album titled Gimme a Chance was released online in 2008, 9th November. It was followed by the debut called Seventeen which incorporated the Ladytron song carrying the same title.
The songs were sent to an American DJ named Diplo. That same year, Banks took a development contract with XL recording. She worked in London for a couple of months. Later, she left the label because of misunderstanding between her and Richard.
She moved to Montreal where she posted much of her work through YouTube including L & R and Slow Hands. When her legal stay in Canada finished, Banks returned to New York and started a small business of selling key holders at Manhattan in a Jazz club. She also entertained people in Queens strip because she was destitute and almost desperate.
She organised herself gradually which enabled her to release her single 212 and posted it on her website for Free download only to launch in 2011, 6th December. It was the best single from her album, 1991. The debut was the chart of different regions ranking top-twenty in three main countries including The United Kingdom, Netherlands and Ireland.
Banks became a co-worker of Paul Epworth who was a British producer in a debut studio album. She was prepared to appear on Shady Love from an American-based band known as Scissor Sisters in their fourth studio album called Magic Hour. A music video relating to Magic Hour was released in 2012, January.
Awards & Achievements
Azealia Amanda Banks is a winner of Philip Hall Radar Award organised by NME Awards in 2012. She also earned Best Single in the same year from Urban Music Awards. In 2015, Banks again got an Antville Music Video Award. She has been nominated for different awards throughout her life as a musician and an artist.
Net Worth of Azealia Amanda Banks
Azealia Amanda Banks has a net worth of $3.5 million. Banks’ wealth has been amassed through her music career as an actress and a rapper-singer. She has also been a songwriter. Azealia Amanda has been a stage performer and video shooter for her shows which she sells. She is also a producer and makes much money through the activities.
There is less information about Azealia’s school life although her mother was left single after the death of her father. She has survived in hardships from her home as well as her career. She has been bitter for the past mainly on Slave Trade.