Missy Elliott

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Missy Elliott Honored as Songwriters HOF's First Female MC

Good news make you lose control.

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Missy Elliott Nominated for Songwriters Hall of Fame

If inducted, Elliott would become the first female MC and the third rapper honored by the music institution.

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WATCH: Missy Elliott, Lil' Kim Bring All the Nostalgic Feels to VH1 'Hip Hop Honors'

From Missy’s “She’s a Bitch” opener to Kim, Fabolous and Havoc’s tribute to the late Prodigy, here are some of the highlights from VH1’s annual celebration.

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This Supa Dupa Fly Petition Wants to Replace a Virginia Confederate Statue with Missy Elliott's Likeness

“She rose to become a platinum recording artist with over 30-million albums sold. All this without even once owning a slave.”

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Relive the Hits From the Badass Women Featured at This Year's 'Hip Hop Honors'

VH1 Hip Hop Honors: All Hail The Queens” featured performances from Queen Latifah, Lil Kim and Eve.

Michelle Obama and Missy Elliott Team Up for New Single, 'This Is for My Girls'

Proceeds from the song—which also features Janelle Monáe, Kelly Rowland and more—will support the First Lady and Peace Corps’ Let Girls Learn initiative. 

#WCW: Today's Marks 18 Years Since Missy Elliott Dropped 'Supa Dupa Fly'

A little early for a #TBT, but an extremely relevant #WCW

Listen to 1-Minute of Missy Elliott's New Song '9th Inning'

Missy Elliott is ready.