Iggy Azalea Says She's 'Not Allowed' to Make 'Azillion' Music Video, Blames Label

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Iggy Azalea performs during the Festival D'ete De Quebec on July 12, 2015 in Quebec City, Canada. 

Iggy Azalea's comeback may not be going as planned. The Australian rapper expressed grievances with her label Virgin EMI Records for allegedly preventing her from shooting a video for "Azillion." 

"Bad news update: my record label Virgin/EMI seems to feel the response to my viral record "zillon" wasnt good enough & im not allowed a video," she tweeted on Thursday (Jan. 21). "I felt like it was dope so, whatever. ted cockle doesnt wanna see me shine. what can i say." Ted Cockle is president of Virgin EMI Records.

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"Anyhow i could say ALOT - but ill keep it mildly professional," she continued. "Just wanted to let some of you guys asking know whats happening."

Azalea also said that she's willing to roll out the project DIY-style. "If all else fails ill just drive around LA and play my new album really loudly every monday from 4-6pm hahaha," wrote Iggy.

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"Azillion" serves as the first single off Azalea's forthcoming studio effort Digital Distortion.

Billboard has reached out to a rep for Azalea as well as Virgin EMI Records for comment. 


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