Missy Elliott

News

everything you missed at last night's vma awards

Obviously Lizzo killed it.
James Greig
8.27.19
Fashion

7 of missy elliott's most iconic outfits

It goes without saying that she's 'Supa Dupa Fly.'
Brittany Natale
7.1.19
Music

5 majorly creative hair moments in music videos

For Hair Week, we’ve rounded up some of the most inspiring hairstyles immortalized in our favorite music videos — from Jamie xx’s 'Gosh' to Grimes’s 'Genesis,' Ludacris’s afro to Cinderella’s 80s glam.
Emily Manning
6.19.17
Music

missy elliott recruits 90s female rap legends for 'i'm better' remix

Lil' Kim, Eve, and Trina hop on the all-star, all-female remix of Miss Misdemeanour's Lamb-assisted banger.
Hannah Ongley
5.24.17
Music

watch missy elliott's surreal new music video, and a trailer for her new doc

The Virginia visionary releases an underwater dance video, and the trailer for a new documentary. Press play on the super trippy “I’m Better,” then watch Pharrell and Busta Rhymes sound off about Missy’s boundary-breaking creativity.
Emily Manning
1.27.17
Music

the soundtrack to your weekend ft. missy elliott, thundercat, and show me the body

Press play on the new releases we've had on repeat this week.
i-D Staff
1.27.17
News

michelle obama and missy elliott carpool karaoke to your favorite feminist anthems

FLOTUS and Missy's charity single "This Is For My Girls" gets the carpool karaoke treatment.
Hannah Ongley
7.21.16
Music

the queens of rap took over at vh1's hip hop honors awards

Queen Latifah spoke out about racism, there was a mega Lil’ Kim tribute, and Michelle Obama shared the love for her favorite women in hip hop.
Lula Ososki
7.12.16
Music

meet ashlee haze, the powerful poet dev hynes samples on 'freetown sound'

On Missy Elliott's 45th birthday, Atlanta-based spoken word artist Ashlee Haze explains how her viral slam poem dedicated to the rap queen ended up on Blood Orange's just-released polyphonic opus.
Emily Manning
7.1.16
News

marc jacobs’ new campaign is his latest love letter to the outsider muse

Missy Elliott, Genesis P-Orridge, and Sissy Spacek are among those helping the designer celebrate love, art, and heroes.
Wendy Syfret
6.15.16
Music

missy elliott lost a stash of unreleased prince tracks

The queen of rap and The Purple One might have a posthumous collaboration in the works — provided she can find the songs he sent her.
Hannah Ongley
6.8.16
News

michelle obama writes for lena dunham's lenny newsletter

Ahead of her talk at SXSW, the First Lady of the United States takes to Lenny to discuss the issue of global girls' education and her Let Girls Learn initiative. Charity single featuring Zendaya, Missy, and Janelle Monae to follow!
Francesca Dunn
3.16.16
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