Posts Tagged: Missy Elliott

Missy’s Back

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In the wake of the overwhelmingly positive response to her release of “WTF (Where They From),” which marked the artist’s first significant release since 2005, Missy Elliot spoke to iD about taking time out and returning to the craft:

I never stopped recording, but I went through a period where… the one thing that a lot of people don’t know is that for as long as I’ve been as artist, I’ve been a writer and a producer.

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This Week in Posivibes: Little Simz

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When Kendrick Lamar says you “might be the illest doing it now,” people take note, not that Little Simz necessarily needs the help—her debut A Curious Tale of Trials + Persons is full of tracks that get you instantly hooked and wanting to know what Simz has to say.

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The Saturday Rumpus Essay: Thunder, Thighs

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Over one third of the women in my survey had been called “Thunder Thighs” at some point in their life. Many were still haunted by this. None of them interpreted “thunder” to mean “power. ...more