Rapstress Azealia Banks has announced that she signed a deal with Universal Music Group to release her debut album, tentatively set for a May or June release.

The Harlem, New York native has racked up a healthy buzz over the past few months, beginning with her breakout hit “212” and follow-up tracks “Liquorice” and “NEEDSUMLUV.”

Banks was previously signed to XL Recordings, who stalled her project before releasing her from her contract.

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@AZEALIABANKS
♥ YUNG RAPUNXEL ♥ I am now officially signed to Universal Music.
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@AZEALIABANKS
♥ YUNG RAPUNXEL ♥ Album in May? June possibly?
Jan 18 via Twitter for iPhone Favorite Retweet Reply

[January 18]

UPDATE: Azealia Banks has revealed that her debut album Broke With Expensive Taste will release on February 12, 2013.

UPDATE #2: Azealia Banks' Broke with Expensive Taste will likely be released in 2014. Banks recently revealed the tracklist for the album in a post via Instagram. "2014" written beside the album title. 

The image of the tracklist can be viewed below.  

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