Missy Elliot Will Be Joining Queen latifah At The 2016 VH1 Hip Hop Honors Awards
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The 2016 VH1 Hip Hop Honors Awards
In addition to releasing innovative and acclaimed music, Missy Elliott has become synonymous with groundbreaking music videos with the video for her most recent single, “WTF (Where They From),”
racking up over 40 million views on YouTube.
All six of Missy Elliott’s studio albums have been RIAA platinum certified or better, making her the only female rapper to have achieved this.
Missy’s success in hip-hop has garnered her critical praise and commercial acclaim. All six of the Grammy-winning rapper’s studio albums have gone platinum or better and she’s the only female MC to have that distinction. Overall, she’s sold more than 30 million albums worldwide.
Additional honorees for this year will be announced later this week.
“Hip Hop Honors” has been on a hiatus for six years, but it’s back now to celebrate “female pioneers, trailblazers, and trend-setters.” In the past, the show has honored acts like Public Enemy, Tupac Shakur, and the Notorious B.I.G.
Hop Honors.” A video of the tribute performance featuring Ciara, Timbaland, Eve, Keyshia Cole, and Nelly Furtado.
That’s right. Misdemeanor will be honored during this year’s VH1 Hip Hop Honors, and it is obvious why. Elliott is a rap powerhouse with six albums and five Grammy Awards to her name.
She’s sold more than 30 million records in the United States and has a slew of hits that give us eternal life, including “Get Ur Freak On,” “One Minute Man” and “Work It.”