Her albums have sold over thirty million around the world. Melissa Arnette Elliot born on 1 July 1997 in Portsmouth, Virginia to mother Patricia, a power-company dispatcher, and father Ronnie, a former U. Both Missy and her mother were abused by her father so they decided to leave home and stayed at a family member's home.
She was also molested by a cousin when she was eight. In 1990 Missy graduated from Woodrow Wilson High School in Portsmouth, Virginia.
The element of surprise works for me." Missy Elliott will be headlining FYF Festival in Los Angeles on July 21.
The group recruited Timothy Mosley a.k.a Timbaland as their producer who was Missy's neighbor.
But our revealing conversation began with her taking me back a decade to illustrate how her life morphed into what it is today.
It’s hard to imagine where Miami’s hip-hop scene would be if Trina had declined the invitation from rapper Trick Daddy Dollars shortly before the beginning of 2000.
He has the money to buy the food, clothing, housing, etc. I make good money, and as far as I’m concerned, my job is to drive the car, and to pay for, well, whatever. One of the black women I dated wore hers natural, and I’m cool with that, too. It is always funny, and sometimes hilarious, to see what they get worked up about. Here’s another one you left out: Black guys care whether you’re light-skinned or dark, but most white guys just don’t care at all.
We’re already dating a black chick; what do we care how black she is?