Rising hiphop star and fashion icon Azealia Banks is a unique and interesting young lady. In Spin‘s September cover story, Zach Baron details her Harlem roots, her musical omnivorousness, and her exciting rise to prominence. In the grand scheme of things, of course, these things are all more important than how she looks. That said, she’s one of the coolest looking individuals I’ve seen in a while, at least partly because she’s made it her business to inject her personality into everything she wears. Click through to see the rad photos from the editorial, and head over to Spin to read more about what’s inside this fabulous person’s head.

Photos: Spin Magazine