Posts Tagged: missy elliot

Missy Elliot First Female to Receive MTV Video Vanguard Award

Monday, August 12th, MTV announced that rapper, songwriter, and producer, Missy Elliot, will receive the Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award at the 2019 Video Music Awards on August 26th. Such an award will make Elliot the first female rapper to receive the award. Elliot took to twitter to express her gratitude for such an honor…. Read more »

Missy Elliot & Justin Timberlake Receive Honorary Doctorates!

Honorary doctor of music degrees were handed out to several artists to include Missy Elliott, Justin Timberlake Saturday at Berklee College of Music’s commencement. #BerkleeGrad2019 pic.twitter.com/dU6WhIDGQW — Berklee College of Music (@BerkleeCollege) May 11, 2019 The music icons were on hand as over 1,000 graduates from 67 countries and 47 U.S. states received degrees. During… Read more »

Missy Elliott kept Tweet from thinking about committing suicide

Essence Announces Artist Lineup for 2019 Essence Festival

This year’s Essence Festival is a special one. The Essence family is celebrating 25 years of Essence Festival and they have announced the artists who will help make the celebration a memorable one. Essence took to Instagram to release the festival’s 2019 lineup which includes Missy Elliot, Mary J. Blige, Nas, H.E.R., and Pharrell Williams… Read more »