Asked to explain herself during an interview with USA radio show The Breakfast Club, Banks referenced Beyoncé's 2016 album Lemonade, which Banks claimed had marked an "all-time high" in the "conversation surrounding black women's culture".
'There was just this really, really, really intelligent conversation going on nationally and then everything just kind of changed and then it was like Cardi B.
The 25-year-old rap star has also chose to make her Twitter account private after she become embroiled in an unpleasant row with Azealia, who previously described her in an interview as an "illiterate, untalented rat" and a "caricature of a black woman". "If Nicki Minaj spelled like that, we would be ragging on her all day", she added.
"I'm from the hood", she wrote in her post. "People followed me on Instagram and the people gave me a platform to introduce my talent".
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As is typical behind an MCS, we're now in an area of more stable air, so the rain is gone and we even have some sunshine in spots. As we reach the start of the work week, there's a chance of showers throughout the week, with temperatures in the upper 70s.
"The difference between me and you, I've never pretended to be or represent nobody but myself".
A woman had to be held back as she attempted to confront Cardi B, while a man yelled threats through the glass doors.
Cardi B appeared to harassed outside of a clothing store following her huge feud with Azealia Banks. Banks mocked Cardi on Twitter, referring to her as "Yara from ESL room 205".
During The Breakfast Club interview, the very outspoken Banks threw major shade to Bardi calling her an "illiterate, untalented rat" to a "caricature of a black woman". "And if something's don't work for me, I'm allowed to make the personal and artistic choice to consume what I see, as I see fit". "Pray for your own success before you pray for the downfall of others!"
Still, there are folks who visibly cringe every time she utters "Eee-yoowwwww" and the now-SNL appropriated "Okkkurrr!"