• Missy Elliott Becomes Third Rapper Inducted Into Songwriters Hall of Fame

    7 monthes ago - By Hypebeast

    Joining JAY-Z and Jermaine Dupri 's 2017 and 2018 inductions, Missy Elliott becomes just the third rapper to enter the Songwriters Hall of Fame. The legendary singer-rapper-songwriter-producer will be joined by Cat Stevens and John Prine, as well as Dallas Austin, Tom T. Hall and Jack Tempchin.
    Elliott began her career in the early '90s with all-female R&B group Sista and childhood friend Timbaland on production. After splitting from Jodeci's DeVante Swing and his Swing Mob collective, Elliot and Timbaland worked together as a songwriting and production team for SWV, 702, Total and, most...
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  • Missy Elliott To Be First Female Rapper Inducted In Songwriters Hall Of Fame

    Missy Elliott To Be First Female Rapper Inducted In Songwriters Hall Of Fame

    7 monthes ago - By Essence

    Missy Elliott made history this weekend when she became the first female rapper to be inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame. She is the third rapper accepted into the organization, joining Jay-Z and Jermaine Dupri. The “Work It” rapper was nominated for the honor in November, at the time becoming the first female rapper...
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