“Whatchu gon’ do when I appear?!” Worship you, naturally, Azealia. Right along with music’s other fresh faces and dynamic sounds, like Santigold. The two artists are among 10 currently featured in Elle Magazine’s “Women in Music 2012,” which celebrates the female musicians that they believe are “rocking the charts—and our worlds” right now. But enough from our “big mouth,” as Santi’s song says, check out their snapshots up close and hear what each of them had to say to Elle!
On her new found fame: “People say, ‘You just got famous on YouTube.’ I’m like, ‘So? You didn’t get famous anywhere.’”
On becoming a fashion icon: “ ‘212’ is arrogant, and fashion is arrogant. Selling beauty means convincing people that you have something they want.”