Missy Elliott is a record maker, dancer as well as rapper of America with a predictable net worth of $50 million.
Biography & Wiki
Melissa Arnette Elliott well known by her stage name Missy “Misdemeanor” Elliott was born on July 1, 1971, in Portsmouth, Virginia. Her mother named Patricia Elliott was a power-company dispatcher whereas her father named Ronnie formerly worked as a Shipyard welder at the U.S. Marine. In 1990, she did her graduation from Woodrow Wilson High School in Portsmouth located in Virginia.
Elliott made an all-female R&B group entitled Fayze alongside Chonita Coleman, Radiah Scott as well as La’Shawn Shellman in the late 1980’s. Later, this group’s name was changed to Sista. Timothy Mosley was the producer of this group. They made an agreement with the Elektra Records and their debut song entitled “Brand New” was made to the public in 1993.
Missy Elliot pairing up with Timbaland wrote and created nine tracks for the album entitled One in a Million in 1996. This album was the second album of Aaliyah. It contained many hit singles with the inclusion of “One in a Million”, “If Your Girl Only Knew”, “4 Page Letter” as well as “Hot Like Fire”.
Elliott released her debut album under the moniker Supa Dupa Fly in 1997. The lead single of this album entitled “The Rain” certified by a platinum. In 2001, she made to the public another album entitled Miss E… So Addictive. A hit single of this album entitled “One Minute Man”, featured Trina and Ludacris in it. Besides this, she released her album entitled Under Construction the next year. Furthermore, she released one more album named This Is Not a Test! In 2003. The Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) certified this album with platinum.
Missy made her presence in the single entitled “1, 2 Step” by Ciara. Adding to it, she has also appeared on the show named The Road to Stardom with Missy Elliott. In 2006, she made to the public another album entitled The Cookbook. Moreover, she made her presence at the Super Bowl XLIX halftime in 2015.
Awards & Achievements
Elliott’s album named Under Construction sold over 2.1 million copies in the United States and became the bestselling album of female rappers. Additionally, Elliot bagged a Grammy Award for the category of Best Rap Solo Performance for the track “Get Ur Freak On” in 2002. In addition, she achieved Best Female Hip Hop Artist award in 2005 American Music Awards.
Net Worth of Missy Elliot
Elliott has a predictable net worth of $50 million. The main reason for this huge net worth is her acclaimed music albums that achieved several different awards and got considerable ranks in the US charts. Furthermore, she has also contributed as a writer as well as a producer in the music industry thus adding to her overall net worth.
Missy Elliot is a well-known public figure with a massive net worth. She is a philanthropist as well and participated in “Viva Glam” campaign by MAC Cosmetics.