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tariqhu
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"azealia banks be trippin, going after Lizzy"
Thu Sep-05-19 02:39 PM by tariqhu

          

why does she do this? this doesn't help anyone buy her music.

https://www.complex.com/music/2019/09/azealia-banks-lizzo-making-fool-of-herself-white-american-public

you probably think you're cooler than me

  

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Subject Author Message Date ID
LOL....Damn Azaelia, tell us how you really feel!
Sep 05th 2019
1
sad that this is the only way people know her.
Sep 05th 2019
10
*searching for the lie...*
Sep 06th 2019
19
I felt so bad for laughing
Sep 09th 2019
40
Synopsis: "Lizzo's Fat. And a mammy. A fat mammy. Also...
Sep 05th 2019
2
She actually said a LOT more than that
Sep 07th 2019
29
I only ever read about her on this site.
Sep 05th 2019
3
Same here...
Sep 05th 2019
6
same here.
Sep 05th 2019
8
i love her music (bought broke with expensive taste)
Sep 05th 2019
12
broke clock is right twice a day
Sep 05th 2019
4
sour grapes
Sep 05th 2019
5
we'll never know...
Sep 05th 2019
11
Bye Azelia..... Take yo ass back to Austria....
Sep 05th 2019
7
you gonna send both of them back to where they come from?
Sep 05th 2019
9
Smh @ her going after Vince Staples too
Sep 05th 2019
13
remember when Neo dodged all them bullets?
Sep 06th 2019
17
DAMN!....That bitch is batshit crazy!
Sep 06th 2019
27
This is a good take:
Sep 05th 2019
14
she's siting.on.the.floor. pass....
Sep 06th 2019
15
      RE: she's siting.on.the.floor. pass....
Sep 06th 2019
22
And so, her media cycle begins again.
Sep 06th 2019
16
Never thought it'd happen but I agree with azealia banks
Sep 06th 2019
18
She makes some valid points, but she's fucking messy with the context.
Sep 06th 2019
20
RE: She makes some valid points, but she's fucking messy with the contex...
Sep 06th 2019
23
to be clear, its Lizzo.
Sep 06th 2019
21
      RE: to be clear, its Lizzo.
Sep 06th 2019
24
           eating cake is setting things back?
Sep 06th 2019
25
           Nigga she was smiling on camera!!
Sep 06th 2019
26
           She wasn't just eating cake.
Sep 07th 2019
32
           She's visually done the same shit that Nicki Minaj has done.
Sep 09th 2019
34
                They should have called Niki one too.
Sep 09th 2019
36
                To be fair, I thought Nicki in the jungle eating bananas was coon-ish.
Sep 09th 2019
38
                yeah they did call her coonery out
Sep 09th 2019
42
Body shaming an artist cause she's getting her shine.
Sep 07th 2019
28
It wasn't all body shaming. She critiqued the white power structure
Sep 07th 2019
30
Apparently she DOES put out music and it's great. But I wouldn't know.
Sep 09th 2019
37
She's not all wrong
Sep 07th 2019
31
Yup.
Sep 09th 2019
33
Yuuuup
Sep 09th 2019
35
Yep. I wouldn't call Lizzo's thing cooning. But...
Sep 09th 2019
39
*nvm*
Sep 09th 2019
41
RE: She's not all wrong
Sep 09th 2019
43
      slightly different...
Sep 09th 2019
44
      RE: slightly different...
Sep 09th 2019
47
      U're talking what sells. We're talking Black empowerment
Sep 10th 2019
49
I look at Lizzo and think ...
Sep 09th 2019
45
Damn
Sep 09th 2019
46
LOL
Sep 10th 2019
48

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1. "LOL....Damn Azaelia, tell us how you really feel!"
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Thu Sep-05-19 03:15 PM by NoDrawls McGraw

  

          

Honorable quoteablez:

"...after this they better let lizzo be a big star without having to do all the extra shit cause the girl is legitimately talented sans the bruno mars throw away tracks"...

"like illiterate cardi then fat lizzo. They are really choosing the worst of the black womens crop to advertise America with."...

"after beyonce became political in ways they didn't like the elite stopped giving her that top top spot and started cycling out these lessers like cardi and lizzo(even LIL nas x trash ass buckbreak mountain anthem)"...

Damn. Shorty standing square inna middle of da street wit a riot-shield and an AK on some ol:

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LOL @ "trash ass buckbreak mountain anthem"
She went in!




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10. "sad that this is the only way people know her. "
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hopefully Lizzo doesn't respond, but I hope Cardi does lol

you probably think you're cooler than me

  

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19. "*searching for the lie...*"
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>Honorable quoteablez:
>
>"...after this they better let lizzo be a big star without
>having to do all the extra shit cause the girl is legitimately
>talented sans the bruno mars throw away tracks"...
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>"like illiterate cardi then fat lizzo. They are really
>choosing the worst of the black womens crop to advertise
>America with."...
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>"after beyonce became political in ways they didn't like the
>elite stopped giving her that top top spot and started cycling
>out these lessers like cardi and lizzo(even LIL nas x trash
>ass buckbreak mountain anthem)"...

  

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40. "I felt so bad for laughing "
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I don’t like Lizzo or Card’s music, but I want them to win.

  

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2. "Synopsis: "Lizzo's Fat. And a mammy. A fat mammy. Also..."
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...she's fat." (c) Azealia Banks



  

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29. "She actually said a LOT more than that"
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3. "I only ever read about her on this site. "
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Y’all love that woman more than people you actually like.

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6. "Same here..."
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Isn't she an artist? Why isn't she putting out anything? Can someone give me some of her projects I need to check out?

Does she really just sit around taking shots at other artists all the time?

  

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8. "same here."
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I listened to a track or two after reading about her here. wasn't feeling it.

this is the only way she gets pub and its never for her music.

you probably think you're cooler than me

  

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12. "i love her music (bought broke with expensive taste)"
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>Y’all love that woman more than people you actually like.

i cant stand her trash ass dumb ass bullshit ass...and her idiotic takes on anything
which makes it hard to actually listen to and enjoy her music (most likely never buying her shit again).

i honestly dont know why she is like this. its so unnecessary.
lizzo is the truth the light that brings the fire
an azaelia-lizzo track *would* be fire (imo), but....
instead we have this.
smh

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4. "broke clock is right twice a day"
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<--- Big Baller World Order

  

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5. "sour grapes"
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she's more talented than everyone and bitter for not getting her just due

  

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11. "we'll never know..."
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>she's more talented than everyone

you probably think you're cooler than me

  

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7. "Bye Azelia..... Take yo ass back to Austria...."
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"Get ready....for your blessing....."
"Bury me by my Grand-Grand and when you can come follow me"

  

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9. "you gonna send both of them back to where they come from?"
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you probably think you're cooler than me

  

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13. "Smh @ her going after Vince Staples too "
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https://www.complex.com/music/2019/05/vince-staples-and-azealia-banks-exchange-words-on-twitter


He's too smart to fall for her shit

  

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17. "remember when Neo dodged all them bullets?"
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that was Vince right there.

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27. "DAMN!....That bitch is batshit crazy!"
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She makes OKfees look like a healthy batch of accountable women.

Thas REALLY sayin somethin!


Vince was on his BruceLee Jeet Kune Do tho and masterfully intercepted dat shit! I

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14. "This is a good take:"
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JEEyNFFxxQk

(If you have the time. It's long, I know).

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15. "she's siting.on.the.floor. pass.... "
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22. "RE: she's siting.on.the.floor. pass.... "
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It was an informal live video. She’s brilliant and her more scripted/researched videos are really good. She always has thoughtful comments, largely because actually she does the work to form and backup her opinions, i.e. reading, engaging scholars, studying theories, research

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16. "And so, her media cycle begins again."
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Attack someone with the tweets > Act like a victim when niggas get in her ass about that shit > Delete accounts > Rinse, repeat.

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18. "Never thought it'd happen but I agree with azealia banks"
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Didn't know who Lizzy was but I checked her on Spotify. I just saw her eating cake, stuffing her face and wearing clothes that make her look silly. So year she's coonin for sure but she'll get a pass or we'll just overlook it.

  

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20. "She makes some valid points, but she's fucking messy with the context."
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and she's in no position to soapbox shit on black imagery and stereotypes while being a Trump supporter.



  

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23. "RE: She makes some valid points, but she's fucking messy with the contex..."
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Argee

  

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21. "to be clear, its Lizzo."
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I mistyped in the OP..

I don't think Lizzo is cooning at all. being silly or doing goofball shit doesn't automatically make you a coon.

she wants to celebrate herself, partly for being fat? have at it. she'd still prolly be doing the same goofy shit if she were a size 2.

you probably think you're cooler than me

  

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24. "RE: to be clear, its Lizzo."
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From what I saw on the video it looks like cooning imo. There's ways to be silly and fun without making it look like you setting folks back 50 years.

  

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25. "eating cake is setting things back?"
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you probably think you're cooler than me

  

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26. "Nigga she was smiling on camera!!"
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She should be sad and trying to be skinny.

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32. "She wasn't just eating cake."
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Niggas always gotta show they teef now ima be brief be true to the game.

  

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34. "She's visually done the same shit that Nicki Minaj has done. "
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Colorful outfits and choreography and a grasp of her own sexuality.
Not one person called Nicki a coon.


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36. "They should have called Niki one too. "
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Niki does not help her.

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38. "To be fair, I thought Nicki in the jungle eating bananas was coon-ish. "
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42. "yeah they did call her coonery out"
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<--- Big Baller World Order

  

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28. "Body shaming an artist cause she's getting her shine."
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Fuck this shit.

Someone tell Banks to shut the fuck up and put out music. "212" was how long ago? Meanwhile, all mostly anyone knows her for is her crazy antics and shitty, asshole opinions.

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30. "It wasn't all body shaming. She critiqued the white power structure"
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And did so more accurately than I would've expected her to

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37. "Apparently she DOES put out music and it's great. But I wouldn't know."
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And neither would most people.

The people who'd likely be into her shit can't stand her.

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31. "She's not all wrong"
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I definitely noticed that the article didn't fully address her critique of how the industry likes to portray black people (women specifically) and what white folks like to see from us. They fully quoted the part about Lizzo being fat and plucked the part about Adele being fat from that part of what she said lol. The MF's slick.
True, she's unnecessarily combative and outright crazy most of the time, but she made some good points in there. ****Thing is, I don't think it matters how credible the person is who makes those points. They're gonna get labeled a "hater" and all that silliness.****
Most of OKP stay shitting on critiques of white power unless approved by white power, but black folks by and large have accepted white supremacy as their lord and savior anyway, so yall ain't abnormal.

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33. "Yup."
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>I definitely noticed that the article didn't fully address
>her critique of how the industry likes to portray black people
>(women specifically) and what white folks like to see from us.
> They fully quoted the part about Lizzo being fat and plucked
>the part about Adele being fat from that part of what she said
>lol. The MF's slick.
>True, she's unnecessarily combative and outright crazy most of
>the time, but she made some good points in there. ****Thing
>is, I don't think it matters how credible the person is who
>makes those points. They're gonna get labeled a "hater" and
>all that silliness.****
>Most of OKP stay shitting on critiques of white power unless
>approved by white power, but black folks by and large have
>accepted white supremacy as their lord and savior anyway, so
>yall ain't abnormal.

It's a gossip article that's on some cancel culture crap. Clearly the writer is being disingenuous so that they can highlight AB as doing more shit show antics. And that stupid 'Hater' term is just used to be dismissive of those points she was trying to make.

  

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35. "Yuuuup"
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39. "Yep. I wouldn't call Lizzo's thing cooning. But..."
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...I do find her popularity among white folk to be uncomfortably fetishistic.

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41. "*nvm*"
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43. "RE: She's not all wrong"
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When I drop her shit in the club.. EVERY BIG GIRL, EVERY WHITE GIRL, MEXICAN GIRL, BLACK GIRL ETC.. starts shouting that shit

Many of the reasons Lizzo is popping are the SAME reason Adele is popping though

2 big girls on their diva shit (slightly different takes) but still not giving a fuck...

Their BIG songs are some post break up anthems (Truth Hurts, Rolling In The Deep)

Every time Lizzo shows up on TV she SHUTS SHIT DOWN. So the talent only solidifies her standom

is she over the top? Hell yes... she was playing the flute and twerking years ago... But people see that "I dont give a fuck" attitude and want to live vicariously through her confidence.









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44. "slightly different..."
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is the grand canyon a slight crack in the ground?

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47. "RE: slightly different..."
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I am not talking about WHAT they do.. I am talking about what they inspire and how they connect with the audience...

The only question you ever need to ask when you see something popping is what is that person (the one popping) inspiring and or reinforcing in the fan..

Everyone looks at someone (they like) and sees a part of themself they like and or want to project..

I am saying that what THEY inspire is extremely similar although it may present different

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49. "U're talking what sells. We're talking Black empowerment"
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and Black self-respect through the ability to present a "black normalcy" of sorts and how this is very often at odds with what sells... and why. No disrespect, but what you've contributed here seems to completely miss the point.
It's news to anyone here that Lizzo is popular or *why* she's is popular. We also know she's actually talented (at least I do, as I was the one who posted her Tiny Desk concert in praise of said talent). Ask tho, why in 2019 is there no black version of Adele who's loved by all those races as Adele is? Why don't white folks fuck with that? No, we're not begging them to or saying we need/want them to... but we notice that they don't unless there is some kind of (usually niggerish) novelty attached to it. Homely Black woman in a flowing dress, getting all the awards for just being a good singer/songwriter. That ain't what they want from a Black woman. That is the critique for the most part.
*I realize I've spoken to you about industry manipulation before, and you always seem to deny it, so if that's the road we're going down, please just say you disagree and we'll save alotta time.*



>is she over the top? Hell yes... she was playing the flute and
>twerking years ago... But people see that "I dont give a fuck"
>attitude and want to live vicariously through her confidence.


Right, and that'd probably work no matter what race you are... but if you're a heavy-set Black woman, you almost have to do that instead of just being... Adele. No, we're not saying Lizzo shouldn't be herself or whatever wild "but why can't black folks" shit ppl gonna say in response. Just saying we notice the double standard. If you're fine with it, that's on you. If you wanna change it, how you do so is also on you. If you don't notice it, again, let's just agree to disagree.


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45. "I look at Lizzo and think ..."
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"If I could pay off my student loans like that I would..."

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46. "Damn"
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smh

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48. "LOL"
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