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Missy Elliott

  1. vulture lists
    Every Missy Elliott Song, RankedMissy has not just redefined pop music — she’s consistently reinvented it.
  2. the week in rap
    The Return of Missy Elliott, IconHer signature works still sound as if they’re from many years in the future. She’s now back with her first original project since 2005.
  3. new music
    Missy Elliott Releases New Music Video ‘Throw It Back’We’ve been graced by a new video and mixtape.
  4. vmas 2019
    Missy Elliott Dances Away With the 2019 MTV Video Vanguard AwardShe’ll also perform at the VMAs later this month.
  5. songwriters hall of fame
    Missy Elliott Will Be the First Female Rapper in Songwriters Hall of FameAlso inducted: Yusuf/Cat Stevens and the author of “The Boy Is Mine.”
  6. songwriters hall of fame
    Mariah, Missy Elliott May Finally Get the Songwriting Recognition They DeserveMissy is the first-ever female rapper to be nominated.
  7. vulture lists
    Every VMAs Video of the Year Award, Ranked From Worst to BestFrom that one super dated Dire Straits video to multiple Beyoncé videos, to that Neil Young video that got him banned from MTV for a while.
  8. twitter campaigns
    Your Faves Want in on Janelle Monáe’s Hypothetical Missy Elliott CollaborationHighly melanated, arch-android orchestrated.
  9. 25 Iconic Soundtrack Songs, RankedYou won’t be surprised to learn that “My Heart Will Go On” is on here.
  10. The Missy Elliott Renaissance Is HereFew artists are more reflexively self-aware of the music they’re making and image they’re projecting than she is.
  11. right-click
    Missy Elliott Is Back Twice Over With Music Video for New Single ‘I’m Better’Featuring Lamb.
  12. Review: VH1’s Hip-Hop Honors“All Hail the Queens” celebrated women in rap across four very different eras.
  13. tributes
    Michelle Obama Praises Missy and Queen Latifah“I’m so grateful to you for your passion and your contributions to our world.”
  14. hard pass
    Ray Parker Jr Weighs In on New Ghostbusters SongIt would have made him feel good.
  15. hard pass
    The Joylessness of the New Ghostbusters ThemeLet’s laugh through this today and never speak of it again.
  16. right-click
    FOB, Missy Elliott Remake Ghostbusters ThemeThey’re not afraid, but you might be.
  17. songs of the week
    7 Best New Songs of the WeekMissy’s new song is just begging to dominate dancefloors.
  18. sxsw 2016
    Michelle Obama, Latifah, Missy Shine at SXSW Sophia Bush and Diane Warren also joined the First Lady to discuss empowering women and their favorite music.
  19. missy elliott
    Missy Elliott Drops New Single, ‘Pep Rally’“And yeah we get crackin’ like we up at the Super Bowl,”
  20. roll clip!
    And the Season 9 Winner of The Voice Is …Missy Elliott? Well, kinda.
  21. chat room
    Timbaland on Empire, Drake, and His New Memoir“So, I got this girl that I met at TSA one time when I took a [commercial] flight. I said, ‘Look at her talking, she’s a star.’ This is how my visionary mind works.”
  22. 8 Best New Songs of the WeekThe week you’ve all been waiting for: It’s One Direction versus Justin Bieber.
  23. pinnochip-hop
    All the Missy and Pharrell Puppet Dance MovesThe real stars of Missy’s “WTF (Where They From).”
  24. videology
    Watch Missy Elliott’s ‘WTF’ Video With PharrellThe queen is back. With puppets!
  25. right-click
    Listen to a Snippet of Missy Elliott’s Forthcoming Single, ‘WTF’ESPN will use the song, which features Pharrell, as part of its early coverage of the NBA this season.
  26. right-click
    Missy Elliott Did a Killer Remix of Diplo and Skrillex’s New SongDon’t call it a comeback!
  27. super bowl
    Katy Perry Was Upstaged by Missy Elliott at Her Own Halftime ShowMissy stole the show. 
  28. superbowl 2015
    Watch Katy Perry’s Halftime Super Bowl Show (Featuring a Ton of Missy Elliott) Good job, Katy!
  29. super bowl
    Missy Elliott Will Join Katy Perry’s Super Bowl Halftime ShowInsert your own “Work It” pun.
  30. in case you missed it
    What You Missed at the 2014 Soul Train AwardsLil’ Kim, Da Brat, and Missy Elliott!
  31. vulture lists
    Where Has Missy Elliott Been in the 9 Years Since Her Last Album Release?Alright, Missy, break time is over now.
  32. started from the bottom
    Watch Broad City’s Celebratory Drake TributeFeaturing a Missy Elliott trash bag ensemble.
  33. funny 4 life
    10 Hilarious Hip-Hop Music VideosLooking back at the time Biz Markie donned a Mozart wig, Kanye flashed a sense of humor, and rap feuds played out on MTV.
  34. spectacles
    Here Are the Non-Fighting Parts of the 2012 BET Hip-Hop AwardsSo the cyphers, basically.
  35. right-click
    Missy and Timbaland Have New Songs, More Thoughts on DrakeHear the new singles.
  36. clickables
    Hear Two New Missy Elliott Songs Featuring Timbaland“9th Inning” and “Triple Threat.”
  37. missy elliott
    Hear a Snippet of a New Missy Elliott Song, ‘9th Inning’Just a taste, but it is delicious.
  38. missy elliott
    Watch Missy Elliott Perform Two New Songs, ‘9th Inning’ and ‘Triple Threat’And, yet, she still gets her freak on!
  39. clarifications
    Wait, No, Timbaland and Missy Aren’t Working on the Aaliyah AlbumJust kidding.
  40. tweet
    Hear Two New Songs From TweetThe bird chirps again!
  41. j. cole
    Watch J. Cole’s New Video Featuring Missy Elliot, ‘Nobody’s Perfect’Can someone recommend a good interior decorator to J. Cole? Because whatever is happening now is just … tragic.
  42. Missy Elliott, Timbaland to Release Albums in JuneThey’re back!
  43. clickables
    Hear Demi Lovato Go ‘All Night Long’ With Missy Elliott and TimbalandFrom her forthcoming album, ‘Unbroken.’
  44. comebacks
    Missy Elliott Reveals She’s Suffering From an Autoimmune DisorderBut things are looking up.
  45. smooth operators
    Why Rappers Love SadeRappers love Sade.
  46. apropos of nothing
    This Is the Winning Entry in Missy Elliott’s Name-My-Album ContestIt’s perfect!
  47. the industry
    Kate Hudson to Play Artist Margaret Keane in ‘Big Eyes’Plus industry news on Missy Elliot, Casey Affleck, and Will Eno.
  48. the industry
    Commence Shrieking: Zac Efron Is Back for ‘Senior Year’!Plus Vanessa Hudgens, fellas, relax.
  49. right-click
    Missy Elliott Rings in the ApocalypsePlus: Beach House!