Missy Elliott is the first female hip-hop artist in the Songwriters Hall of Fame.
The announcement comes several months after being selected as a nominee for the award. Missy Elliott has since outshined the likes of many artists, including Mariah Carey.
After finding out about the news, Missy Elliot excitedly went to Twitter to share with her fans:
I want to CONGRATULATE all the AMAZING songwriters who have been inducted into the 2019 “Song Writers Hall of Fame🙌🏾🙌🏾 also those who were nominated because their body of work is AMAZING🙌🏾 I AM SO HUMBLY GRATEFUL to now be inducted also🙏🏾 I ❤️you all🤗 #SHOF2019 ✍🏾 pic.twitter.com/6LRHFoeVz1— Missy Elliott (@MissyElliott) January 12, 2019
Ultimately, her win comes as no surprise. Missy Elliott has a long track record of successful hits, and is widely known for her go-getter mentality. Previous inductees have seen the likes of Janet Jackson, Jay Z, Tupac and LL Cool J. But, this one is extra special
You go girl!
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