She is doing pretty well with her wife now and the couple seems to be getting along pretty well. In 2011 Missy told that she took a break from her career as she was diagnosed with hyperthyroidism.
As a result, they've also shifted the way many young black and brown girls experience the modern world.
While much of 2018's musical conversation consisted of dividing two of the biggest women in hip-hop into opposing, warring camps, we seek to celebrate them in all their differences and contributions to the genre.
The group caught the attention of De Vante Swing, a member of Jodeci and moved to NY and signed a deal with Elektra Records.
They renamed the group and called it Sista and debuted the song Brand New in 1993.
The multi-talented Missy Elliot has produced and wrote songs for many big names.
The five-time Grammy Award winner has an estimated net worth of million.
In the profiles that follow, we highlight the Next Generation of women in hip-hop and celebrate the Black and Afro-Latina artists who are unapologetically themselves.
Sharing their stories, we discuss important issues in the community from depression, anxiety, tragedy, triumph, colorism, relationship issues, identity struggles and more.
No matter the odds stacked against them, they've used their voices to send a clear message — not with permission, but by right.