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Missy Elliott To Be First Female Rapper In Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame


November 3, 2023

This weekend is the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony for this year. Kate Bush, Sheryl Crow, George Michael, Willie Nelson, The Spinners, Rage Against The Machine, and Missy Elliott are among the inductees. Missy spoke about how it felt to be recognized by the hall and especially to be the first female rapper during a recent interview on Good Morning America.

Missy becomes the newest member of a very exclusive group of rappers to be admitted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame. In addition, the rappers who came before her were Jay-Z, LL Cool J, The Notorious B.I.G., Tupac Shakur, N.W.A., Public Enemy, The Beastie Boys, Run-DMC, Grandmaster Flash, and the Furious Five.