Missy Misdemeanor Elliott was a rap artist and a soul singer. After a while, the misdemeanor was dropped, and she became just Missy Elliott. The greatest hit by Missy Elliott was 1, 2 Step featured with Ciara. Her greatest hit by herself was number one Work It.
Missy Elliott was also a song writer, writing songs like the Aaliyah song If Your Girl Only Knew and the 702 song Steelo.