On its 20th anniversary, US rap critic Kathy Iandoli honours Missy Elliott’s debut album by exploring how it changed the game by shifting the direction for women in rap
Missy Elliott – Supa Dupa Fly
The Goldmine / Elektra
Original Release Date: 15 July 1997
Missy Elliott’s debut solo album arrived in the Summer of 97; arguably a weird time for anyone who loved hip-hop. Biggie passed in March of that year, following Tupac in September of 1996. After that, everyone retreated to their respective...