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We began this journey explaining how finger waves and garbage bags could change the world.
Twenty years ago, Missy Elliot took those two inordinate items and changed the music world.
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Elliot immediately decided that she would never perform again. Missy decided to get a label deal so that she could sign and produce for her own artists. Rhone told Missy she would be happy to give her a label deal—as long as the first release would be a solo Missy album. And that her sound would be too far left for the audience.
She’d found her groove with Timbaland and planned to only write and produce for other artists—performing and recording was too unpredictable and painful. Rhone told her to get in the studio for a few days and see what happened.
This just wasn’t what women did in hip-hop back then.
He was supportive of her relationship with Damon Dash because it was what she wanted.Women in hip-hop were either eye candy or too-cool-for-school. She wanted to create art—in the studio and in front of the camera.And by doing so she gave many women—and men—the idea that they didn’t need to be boxed in.For the next five years, it made perfect sense for Missy to stick to writing and producing. Two weeks later, , which turns 20 years old this month, was completed.RELATED: Subscribe to our daily newsletter for the latest in hair, beauty, style and celebrity news. First, the singles from the album, including “The Rain” and “Sock It 2 Me” are timeless hits that would undoubtedly win Grammys today.