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Azealia Banks releases new Broke With Expensive taste track

By | Published on Tuesday 29 July 2014

Azealia Banks

At long, long, long, long, long last, it looks like Azealia ‘free at last’ Banks’ long, long, long, long-awaited (then less awaited, then barely awaited) first LP, ‘Broke With Expensive Taste’, is nearing pay dirt. Yeah, that’s right, it’s being released on… erm, well there isn’t an official release date assigned to it yet.

And yet! There is a new single titled ‘Heavy Metal And Reflective’, AND a real live trailer for ‘Broke…’, all of which means this LP is still a thing, a real, tangible thing and not a figment of Azealia Banks’ imagination. The album, so we are told, is being self-released by Banks, Universal having let her take it with her (or thrown it out of the door after her, possibly) when her deal was terminated.

Anyway, this is ‘Heavy Metal And Reflective’, which is actually not bad (in fact, it’s really great), and also the ‘Broke’ trailer, in that order: