Pump Faking: Rappers Who Retired And Came Back

Azealia Banks


Azealia Banks at Day Two during the Reading Festival 2012 at Richfield Avenue

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Azealia considered stepping down from Rap in 2012 because she thought it was “tacky.” “I don’t want to rap anymore, because I think it’s easy and kinda tacky. It’s very unlady-like,” she said in an interview with Hypetrak. A couple of months later, she dropped “Yung Rapunxel.”


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