Today is Missy Elliott’s 45th birthday, and if you’ve been a fan as long as I have then you’ve been holding her down since the cassette tape era. Elliott was born July 1, 1970, in the town of Portsmouth, Virginia. She would overcome many hardships at a young age, but ultimately they would lead her to a very successful career. Although she hasn’t released an album since 2005, Elliott’s music has remained a prominent mainstay. In honor of her 45th birthday, we’ve put together a list of 5 songs to celebrate Missy Elliott’s 45th birthday. Check them out below and let us know your favorite in the comment section.
1. Missy Elliott- Work It
2. Missy Elliott- The Rain
3. Missy Elliott- Get Ur Freak On
4. Missy Elliott- Lose Control
5. Timbaland & Magoo ft. Aaliyah and Missy Elliott- Up Jumps Da Boogie