The VMAs Are Pointless Now
Even Missy Elliott's electrifying performance and long-overdue props couldn't save the show from its focus-grouped blandness.
An Ode to Lil' Kim's 'Ladies Night,' One of the Best Posse Cuts of All Time
With seven female rappers in the US's Hot 100 for the first time in a decade, we revisit the 1997 single that pioneered rap's sisterhood.
Lizzo and Missy Elliott Are the Duo the World Needs on "Tempo"
The two rappers are bringing some major energy for the long-awaited collaboration from Lizzo's upcoming album 'Cuz I Love You.'
Missy Elliott Will Be the First Female Rapper in the Songwriters Hall of Fame
She will be the second rapper ever inducted into the Hall of Fame. John Prine and Yusuf/Cat Stevens are among this year's other inductees.
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Ciara and Missy Elliott's New Song is Better Than Uppers
To be completely honest, "Level Up" Remix feat Missy Elliott and Fatman Scoop just makes me want to hit the clubs and get absolutely slaughtered.
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Missy Elliott Gave an Iconic Show at the VH1 Hip-Hop Honors Last Night
The Virginia legend performed her 90s hit, "She's a Bitch."
Patriot Petitions to Replace Confederate Monument with Missy Elliott Statue
"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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Missy Elliott Changed the Future on 'Supa Dupa Fly'
In one instant, Missy Elliott gave us permission to be weird, left-of-centre, and downright funny, all without an ounce of gimmickry or novelty.
Lil Kim, Eve and Trina Unite on Missy Elliott's "I'm Better" Remix
I hope you're sitting comfortably.
Hear Missy Elliott and AJ Tracey (!) on Aminé's "REDMERCEDES" Remix
A contender for the link-up to end all link-ups.
Bow Down to the New Kanye West and Mary J. Blige Jam "Love Yourself"
The track, off of Blige's forthcoming 'The Strength of a Woman,' comes a day after she revealed new details about the album's release date and collaborations.
Aaliyah's 'One in a Million' Invented the Sound of the Future
It's the sound of three of pop's biggest innovators—Aaliyah, Timbaland, and Missy Elliott—bringing funk forward, but you can't stream it online.