Missy Elliott

Sep
12
Single Cover: Missy Elliott f/ Timbaland – ‘Triple Threat’

Triple Threat

After breaking us off with a snippet of “9th Inning,” Missy Elliott reveals the basketball-themed artwork for her second new single “Triple Threat” featuring Timbaland. The hip-hop trailblazer, along with Timbaland, will premiere both tracks in full in her first-ever Ustream session on Monday, September 17, at 6:45 p.m. EST. Fans can submit questions on her official website.

What do you think of the artwork? Sound off below.

Sep
10
New Music: Missy Elliott f/ Timbaland – ’9th Inning’ [Snippet]

9th Inning

The wait is almost over. After a 7-year hiatus, Missy Elliott steps back up to the plate on “9th Inning,” one of two new singles off her seventh album, tentatively titled Block Party. The hip-hop icon comes back with a vengeance over a triumphant beat courtesy of her partner-in-rhyme Timbaland.

“Now I’m in the 9th inning, thought I fell off, I ain’t quite finish,” raps Missy. “2012 there’ll be no games/ Real rap, real bars, I’m not playin’.”

If you thought the dynamic duo had fell off, think again. “We hitmakin’, hitbreakin’, partyshakin’, innovative, groundbreakin’, so creative/ We be the most anticipated,” proclaims Timbo.

Missy is also readying a second single “Triple Threat” for release later this month. Listen to a snippet of “9th Inning” below.

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Sep
4
Missy Elliott Sets Release Date for New Singles

Missy Elliott

Missy Elliott has been teasing fans for years, but she’s finally ready to make her comeback. The hip-hop icon will drop her two new singles next week.

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Sep
2
Missy Elliott Performs New Singles in Miami

Missy Elliott

Timbaland set off Labor Day weekend with his super friends Missy Elliott and Nas. The mega-producer hosted the launch of LeSutra Sparkling Liqueur during Fontainebleau BleauLive in Miami Beach on Saturday night.

Sporting a TRUKFIT hat, Missy joined her partner-in-rhyme on her classics “Get Ur Freak On” and “Lose Control,” and performed her two new singles “9th Inning” and “Triple Threat,” which she debuted earlier this year at a private show in New York. Both songs are scheduled to premiere this week and will appear on her upcoming seventh album, tentatively titled Block Party.

“One liter, two liter, in my cup, margarita/ Roll up in my two-seater/ I’ma pretty diva, call me señorita,” raps Missy on “Triple Threat.”

She also sent out prayers to Chris Lighty’s family and her Violator crew. Check out some footage below.

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Aug
25
Missy Elliott Readies New Singles for September

Missy Elliott

Missy Elliott won’t be participating in the controversial Aaliyah album, but she does have new music of her own on the way. The hip-hop icon is readying two new singles for release next month.

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Aug
25
DMX and Missy Elliott Remember Aaliyah

DMX and Aaliyah

Eleven years ago today, the music industry was shaken when Aaliyah died in a tragic plane crash in the Bahamas at the age of 22. Two of her closest friends, Missy Elliott and DMX, remember her on the anniversary of her death.

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Aug
11
Missy Elliott Had ‘No Clue’ About Aaliyah Album

Missy Elliott and Aaliyah

Missy Elliott and Timbaland have become synonymous with Aaliyah’s music. So it came as a surprise when Missy revealed that she did not even know that a posthumous album was in the works.

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