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Missy Elliott was inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame as a performer in 2023.

Missy Elliott

Black and white promotional photo of Missy Elliott. The artist sits on a dark chair and looks into the camera. Her hair is short and she wears a white fur coat with black stripes. Text at the bottom of the image reads: Missy Misdemeanor Elliott; The Gold Mind, Inc.; Violator Management; Eastwest Records America; Photo credit: Fritz Kok 1999Futuristic hip-hop pathbreaker and hitmaker.

In-demand songwriter, pathbreaking producer, label exec, and video trendsetter Missy Elliott holds the record for most platinum albums by a woman rapper. More on 

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Influence & Legacy

Missy Elliott was influenced by...

Missy Elliott inspired people like...

  • Katy Perry
  • Tyler, the Creator
  • Lizzo
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