New York, NY – Missy Elliott will formally turn into the primary feminine Hip Hop artist inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame.
CBS This Morning revealed the 2019 class of inductees on Saturday (January 12). Naturally, the “Supa Dupa Fly” mastermind celebrated the information on social media.
“I want to CONGRATULATE all the AMAZING songwriters who have been inducted into the 2019 “Song Writers Hall of Fame,” she wrote on Twitter.” additionally those that have been nominated as a result of their physique of labor is AMAZING. I AM SO HUMBLY GRATEFUL to now be inducted additionally. I really like you all #SHOF2019.”
I wish to CONGRATULATE all of the AMAZING songwriters who’ve been inducted into the 2019 “Song Writers Hall of Fame🙌🏾🙌🏾 additionally those that have been nominated as a result of their physique of labor is AMAZING🙌🏾 I AM SO HUMBLY GRATEFUL to now be inducted additionally🙏🏾 I ❤️you all🤗 #SHOF2019 ✍🏾 pic.twitter.com/6LRHFoeVz1
— Missy Elliott (@MissyElliott) January 12, 2019
Other 2019 inductees embody 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 just 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 of Fame induction ceremony is scheduled to happen on June 13 on the Marriott Marquis Hotel in New York City.