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Street Named After Missy Elliott in Her Hometown of Virginia

The iconic artist, Missy Elliott, has been honored with a street bearing her name, cementing her musical influence on hip-hop and the state of Virginia.

This street, Missy Elliott BLVD, stands as a tribute to her groundbreaking impact on hip-hop and the state of Virginia. It is situated in her hometown of Portsmouth.

Missy expressed her gratitude on Instagram, stating that this achievement holds a special place in her heart:

“I’ve been blessed so much but this right here hits my heart differently.”

Pusha T also took to his Instagram story to extend his congratulations to the fellow Virginia native.

A fan praised the “Work It” artist for her dedication and innovation:

“Congrats you deserve it, keep putting in hard work and being innovative with the changing times.”

Missy Elliott joins the league of iconic rappers such as Jam Master Jay, Big Pun, and MF Doom in having a street named after her.

Demonstrating her continued passion for music, Missy recently featured on Anitta’s latest track “Lobby

As fans celebrate Elliott’s recognition, it is indeed gratifying to witness artists who have made a significant impact in the industry receive the acknowledgment they deserve.

Missy Collaborates with Anitta on “Lobby”

Missy Elliott showcased her talent once again by collaborating on a track with Anitta a few weeks ago.

The renowned producer teamed up with Brazilian singer Anitta on the lively and energetic song “Lobby.”

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