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Missy Elliott makes history as first female hip-hop artist to be inducted in Songwriters Hall of Fame

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Missy Elliott makes history as first female hip-hop artist to be inducted in Songwriters Hall of FameMissy Elliott is making history as the first female rapper inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame, whose 2019 class also includes legendary British singer Cat Stevens and country-folk icon John Prine.
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News video: Missy Elliott Becomes First Female Rapper Inducted Into Songwriters Hall of Fame

▶ Missy Elliott Becomes First Female Rapper Inducted Into Songwriters Hall of Fame 01:04

Elliott, who is also the first female rapper to be nominated for the honor, became the third rapper in history welcomed into the organization. Her predecessors are Jay-Z and Jermaine Dupri. Elliott took to Twitter to share her gratitude. Other 2019 inductees include Dallas Austin, Tom T. Hall, John...

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