Missy Elliott Will Become 1st Female Hip Hop Artist Inducted Into Songwriters Hall Of Fame

New York, NY – Missy Elliott will ficially develop into the primary feminine Hip Hop artist inducted into the Songwriters Hall Fame.

CBS This Morning revealed the 2019 class inductees on Saturday (January 12). Naturally, the “Supa Dupa Fly” mastermind celebrated the information on social media.

“I wish to CONGRATULATE all of the AMAZING songwriters who’ve been inducted into the 2019 “Song Writers Hall Fame,” she wrote on Twitter.” additionally those that had been nominated as a result of their physique work is AMAZING. I AM SO HUMBLY GRATEFUL to now be inducted additionally. I like you all #SHOF2019.”

Other 2019 inductees embrace British singer Cat Stevens, country-folk icon John Prine, Tom T. Hall, Jack Tempchin and Dallas Austin who wrote radio hits for TLC, Monica, P!nk, Boyz II Men and Madonna.

Misdemeanor is barely the third rapper to be inducted. JAY-Z  was inducted in 2017 whereas Jermaine Dupri made his entrance final yr. In addition to her personal songs, Missy has additionally lent her songwriting expertise to Beyoncé, Whitney Houston and the late Aaliyah.

The 2019 Songwriters Hall Fame induction ceremony is scheduled to happen on June 13 on the Marriott Marquis Hotel in New York City.