Missy Elliot

Essays

Remembering Aaliyah, My Mentor Through Life

For the last 15 years, I’ve mourned the artist who helped me navigate friendship, gender, and queerness—three of the most important parts of my life today.
Max Mohenu
8.29.16
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

Embrace the Joy of Michelle Obama and Missy Elliott on Carpool Karaoke Together Because the World Is Burning Down

This is what the Obama administration promised us all along and we only get it now?
Sarah MacDonald
7.21.16
The Greatest Things Of All Time

This Fall Out Boy and Missy Elliott 'Ghostbusters' Theme Song Is Flames

We're 100 percent serious and 100 percent not joking!!!!
Phil Witmer
6.23.16
Holy Shit

Missy Elliott Is Back with "WTF (Where They From)" Featuring Pharrell Williams

Watch the queen conquer.
John Hill
11.12.15
Interviews

L7's Donita Sparks on the Meaning of "Fierce" and How Missy Elliot Won the Super Bowl

"There other ways to be fierce without being scantily clad."
Katherine Turman
2.14.15
This week in music and fashion

This Week In Music And Fashion: Rihanna, Kanye West, Nicki Minaj And More

Oh, Iggy.
Kathy Iandoli
2.1.15
Features

WORNG Blows Up

With an inflatable bubble-wrap space suit and gigantic bubble-wrap techno pyramid Morgan McWaters’ incredible synth project WORNG is one of the most unusual live acts to have appeared in Melbourne.
Miles Brown
12.4.13
What I Learned About Style…

What I Learned About Style From Missy Elliott’s “The Rain (Supa Dupa Fly)”

Where is Missy? Apparently she's releasing a new LP this year! In hopeful celebration, let's take a closer look at her career-defining video, plus find out why white leather beachwear is highly recommended.
Kim Taylor Bennett
5.28.13