Missy El­liott mak­ing his­tory:

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Missy El­liott will be the first fe­male rap­per in­ducted into the Song­writ­ers Hall of Fame, whose 2019 class also in­cludes leg­endary British singer Cat Stevens and coun­try-folk icon John Prine. The or­ga­ni­za­tion an­nounced the new group of in­ductees Sat­ur­day. El­liott is just the third rap­per to en­ter into the Song­writ­ers Hall, fol­low­ing Jay-Z and Jer­maine Dupri’s in­duc­tions in 2017 and 2018, re­spec­tively. The new class of song­writ­ers will of­fi­cially be in­ducted on June 13 in New York.

AMY HAR­RIS/INVISION

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