Missy Elliott’s induction into the Songwriters Corridor of Fame on Jan. 12 proves the hustle is value it. The Grammy Award-winning artist made historical past as the primary feminine rapper and third rapper ever to obtain the glory, following Jermaine Dupri’s nomination final yr and Jay-Z’s in 2017.
Elliott shared her excited response to the information with Twitter followers on Saturday:
I wish to CONGRATULATE all of the AMAZING songwriters who’ve been inducted into the 2019 “Music Writers Corridor of Fame🙌🏾🙌🏾 additionally those that had been nominated as a result of their physique of labor is AMAZING🙌🏾 I AM SO HUMBLY GRATEFUL to now be inducted additionally🙏🏾 I ❤️you all🤗 #SHOF2019 ✍🏾 pic.twitter.com/6LRHFoeVz1
– Missy Elliott (@MissyElliott) January 12, 2019
Followers of Elliott can reference her intensive record of solo hits, together with “Get Ur Freak On,” “Work It,” and “Lose Management,” however her songwriting on well-known tracks like Ciara’s “1, 2 Step” is simply as admirable. The Corridor of Fame referred to as Elliott a “groundbreaking solo famous person, pioneering songwriter-producer, and across-the-board cultural icon” and dubbed her some of the important feminine artists in modern music historical past. Now we have to agree – that is so well-deserved. Congrats to 1 Supa Dupa Fly girl!