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These days, Harlem-raised rapper Azealia Banks is making as many rounds in fashion circles as she is in music, but not everybody appreciates swagger and a colorful vocabulary (Alexander Wang, for the record, does). So with only a week to go until her cover of Dazed & Confused, Britain's chronicler of all that is cheeky and cool, hits shelves, Dazed's people announced via twitter that seven whole countries will be none the wiser:
"So far" is the kicker there. What's so naughty that it can turn entire nations into haters? Apparently, Banks is pictured with "an inflated bright pink condom between her lips like a giant cigar" and a coverline that reads "Azealia Banks Blows Up." Yup, that'll do it.
· Azealia Banks' Dazed & Confused Cover Banned in Seven Countries [Telegraph UK]
· Snoop Dogg Covers Dazed & Confused, Talks Getting Bitchslapped by Vince Vaughn [Racked]