Missy Elliott Makes History With Her Songwriters Hall Of Fame Nom

She's the first female rapper to ever land one

Cardi B, Big Sean, And Busta Rhymes Proved Rappers Took Over The Super Bowl

Rap rules

Beyoncé Got Her Freak On Backstage At Missy Elliott's FYF Set


Nicki Minaj’s ‘Regret In Your Tears’ And 8 Other Underwater Videos That Took The Plunge

Sometimes you’ve just gotta get wet for your art

The Erotics Of Missy Elliott

On the 16th anniversary of ‘Miss E... So Addictive,’ a celebration of the rapper’s mission to keep sex weird

Kanye West, Missy Elliott, And More Will Feature On Mary J. Blige’s Next Album

‘Strength of a Woman’ drops April 28

Hip-Hop Greats Pay Tribute To Biggie On The 20th Anniversary Of His Death

See how Diddy, Missy Elliott, Faith Evans, and more honored the late legend

A Day Without A Woman: The MTV Playlist

Inspiring songs for an international day of action

Hits And Misses: Missy Elliott’s Incredible Underwater Adventure (And Much More)

Our critical roundtable on the songs and videos of the week

Missy Elliott Brings The Robot Mermaid Looks To Her ‘I’m Better’ Video

Plus, she’s the subject of a forthcoming documentary

On Carefree Black Boys

Understanding the appeal of the 'Carefree' aesthetic to black male musicians from Young Thug to Chance the Rapper

#TBMTV: Missy Elliott, Lil’ Kim, And Left Eye Discuss The 1997 VMA Seating Arrangements

A gem from the MTV News archives

Geeked Up: Let The Music Use You

FLOTUS flows, Miranda Lambert, Lil Yachty stars in ‘The Virgin Suicides of trap’

Missy Elliott Crashed Michelle Obama’s Historic Carpool Karaoke Appearance

Michelle Obama made a historic appearance on Carpool Karaoke — and was joined by her bandmate Missy Elliott.

Missy Elliott Wrote Tons Of Hits, And This Hip Hop Honors Tribute Proves It

Fantasia, Monica, and Tweet teamed up to hail Queen Missy at the VH1 Hip Hop Honors.

Hits And Misses: Fall Out Boy And Missy Elliott's ‘Ghostbusters,’ Troye And Alessia Go ‘Wild,’ Calvin Harris And Dizzee Rascal's ‘Hype’

Our critical roundtable disembowels the hits of today and tomorrow

Fall Out Boy And Missy Elliott Make The Perfect Odd Couple On The New Ghostbusters Theme

Who knew that Missy Elliott and Fall Out Boy could sound so right together?

Geeked Up: Life’s Fleeting Pleasures

Hip-hop to lighten your grind, seduce you with foreign tongues, and maybe even save your relationship.

Please Let Fifth Harmony’s ‘Not That Kinda Girl’ Be The New Ghostbusters Theme Song

One of the tracks on Fifth Harmony's new album sounds suspiciously like it would make an amazing 'Ghostbusters' theme.

Michelle Obama And Missy Elliott Just Formed A Supergroup For Charity

Michelle Obama has teamed up with Missy Elliott, Zendaya, Kelly Clarkson, and more for a global advocacy single.

Sia Took A Rare Wig-Free Photo With Missy Elliott At Katy Perry's Grammy After-Party

Sia took a rare wig-free photo with Missy Elliott at Katy Perry's Spotify Creators Party after the Grammys.

Hear Missy Elliott’s Ferocious New Super Bowl Single, 'Pep Rally'

Missy Elliott dropped her second comeback single, "Pep Rally," during Amazon's Super Bowl 50 commercial.

Are Choreography Cover Videos The New Acoustic Cover Videos?

A handful of impressive, highly choreographed "cover" videos have sprung up recently. Will this trend be as big as acoustic cover videos?

Pharrell Helped Missy Elliott Realize The World Needed Her

Missy Elliott explains how Pharrell helped jumpstart her comeback and "WTF (Where They From)."