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Missy Elliott

  • Calendar

    June 14, 2012
  • Blogs

    April 19, 2012

    15 Songs to Light Up to on 4/20

    You never say an unkind word about the time. It's that time of year again. We hope you're stocked up on all of your supplies, namely munchies before you begin your 4/20 shenanigans. Whether you're lighting up at home or going to a party, we've got you covered with 15 songs about marijuana or gettin ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 26, 2011

    Music Videos Beavis & Butt-Head Should See

    ​Beavis & Butt-Head makes its triumphant return to MTV on Thursday, October 27 at 10/9c, and quite frankly, we can't wait. This preview of "Holy Cornholio" looks promising, but one thing is missing--music videos! Half the fun of watching Beavis & Butt-Head was listening to the duo's commentar ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 1, 2011

    Happy Birthday, MTV: 30 Videos to Celebrate 30 Years

    I want my MTV back​Music Television turns 30 today, but the network doesn't look a day over 16 and Pregnant. Well before MTV started exploiting the incredibly difficult lives of irresponsible teens expecting a first child and balancing high school algebra, the Viacom-network played music vid ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 11, 2011

    I Wish It Would Rain -- 10 'Rain' Songs We Hope Inspire More Rain

    ​ So we finally got a little rain last night -- but if your car is still as dirty as mine from last week's haboob -- it wasn't nearly enough. I'm talking some serious monsoon action, the kind that lasts a few days.  Here's 10 songs that that will hopefully inspire Mother Nature to help us out ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 6, 2011

    Inmate Divulges Details About the Identity of the Notorious B.I.G.'s Murderer

    ​A Chicago inmate has come forward with information about a man who might have been Biggie's murderer, according to the Fab Life.Clayton Hill, the inmate, has said that Nation of Islam member Dawoud Muhammad was the hit man who shot and killed the Notorious B.I.G.Muhammad "stated to me that he was ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 27, 2011

    This Week in Music History: June 27 through July 3

    Wikimedia CommonsSaxophones: First patented this week in music history.​Music and musicians have been around for centuries, and every day, new music news breaks. Every Monday, we're going to take a look back at the notable music stories, births, and deaths that took place that week.This week saw t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 2, 2011

    The Orphanz: The Progression Vol.1

    The Orphanz - The Progression Vol. 1​Artist: The OrphanzTitle: The Progression Vol. 1Basics: More YAFI hip hop? You got it. Luckily, The Orphanz have a clue as to what they are doing, as opposed to certain other hip hop artists from last week. Veteran producers Dre Lesean and D.K. Simmons comprise ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 28, 2010

    Girl Talk: All Day

    ​Artist: Girl Talk Title: All Day Release date: November 15 Label: Illegal Art Whether sample-happy mash-up act Girl Talk is "good" or "not good" and whether you "like" or "dislike" Girl Talk are completely irrelevant to any discussion regarding Girl Talk. The only things I care about when it ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 21, 2010

    Crime Ring Spanned Years, Involved Local Nightclubs and Exotic Auto Dealerships, Cops Say

    Three people have been arrested and accused of bilking a bank of $750,000 and running a network of shady businesses with the infusion of millions of dollars of capital from Mexico.The crimes spanned the last decade and included businesses that would be familiar to many readers, including:* CBNC, the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 29, 2009

    Timbaland Quits Hip-Hop, Scores with Pop

    Will he work with Jonas Brothers next?​With Missy Elliott missing in action the past few years (fyi, she has a new album coming out in January), her producer Timbaland's been busy working with Nelly Furtado, Justin Timberlake and...Miley Cyrus. It sure would have been fun to have been in th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 29, 2009

    Vic Chesnutt Tributes Pour in from Musicians, Journalists, Fans

    ​It's been a slooow news week around the music-oriented blogosphere. In fact, several blogs, like our friends at Electric Mustache, have just taken the rest of the year off. We're soldiering on and reading over some of the many funny and fascinating pieces on wheel chair-bound indie-folk scion Vic ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 3, 2009

    Lilith Fair Returns...Does Anyone Care?

    Sarah McLachlan​Back in the late 90's, when grrrl power was all the rage, and artists like Paula Cole and Sarah McLachlan actually sold records, an all-female music festival like Lilith Fair was a great idea--especially to modern-day hippies who flocked to the shows. Nowadays, the most pop ... More >>

  • Music

    July 23, 2009
  • Music

    November 23, 2006

    Lady Sovereign

    Public Warning
    (Def Jam)

  • News

    November 2, 2006
  • News

    October 12, 2006

    Super Star Search

    13-year-old rapper Supa Nova Sta's got game, if the hip-hop industry's willing to play

  • Music

    March 2, 2006

    Gold Chain Music Tour

    It's off the hook

  • Music

    January 5, 2006

    Let There Be Rock

    Ten albums that make it easy to avoid fretting about your old-fashioned, Rockist ways

  • Music

    December 8, 2005

    Critical Fatwa

    Give it a rest. In peace

  • Music

    September 22, 2005

    Overseas MP3s

    For pennies a tune, you can build a primo music library and support free enterprise in Russia

  • Music

    September 1, 2005

    ODB

    A Son Unique
    (Def Jam)

  • News

    May 5, 2005

    Coyote Blues

    Biz is down at CBNC post-Loren Wade, but the chicas are still foxy, the playas friendly, and the jamz tight

  • Music

    December 30, 2004

    God Save the Scene

    Sassy Brits, hoochie mamas and a dude named Beans attempted to invigorate a stagnant year for hip-hop

  • Music

    December 30, 2004

    Trend-Spotting

    In a scandal-ridden election year, the top 10 music stories were all about winning the popular vote

  • Music

    June 17, 2004

    No Doubt

    With Blink-182 in tow, No Doubt prepares for a massive show

  • News

    June 10, 2004

    Underground Movement

    Local hip-hop troupe Nebellen makes a break for the big time

  • Music

    January 8, 2004

    Elephant Man

    Good 2 Go (Atlantic/VP)

  • Film

    January 8, 2004

    Liberty for None

    Mandy Moore's likable enough; wish we could say the same about her movie

  • Music

    December 25, 2003

    A Tale of Two Beats

    In 2003, a rockist retread ruled techno, while a new beginning hijacked hip-hop

  • Film

    December 4, 2003

    Dance This Mess Around

    What a bad feeling - and taste - Honey leaves behind

  • Music

    December 4, 2003

    Missy Elliott

    This Is Not a Test! (Elektra)

  • Music

    September 25, 2003

    Bubba Sparxxx

    Deliverance (Interscope/Beat Club)

  • Music

    September 18, 2003

    Richard X

    Richard X Presents His X-Factor Vol. 1 (Astralwerks)

  • Music

    August 21, 2003

    People Under the Stairs

    . . . Or Stay Tuned (Om)

  • Music

    July 24, 2003

    Rock the Mic Tour, featuring Jay-Z and 50 Cent

    There's plenty of "Ice" to cool the Valley

  • Music

    July 10, 2003

    Soft Pink Truth

    Do You Party? (Soundslike)

  • Music

    March 20, 2003

    Blackstreet

    Level II (DreamWorks)

  • Music

    January 2, 2003

    The Seeds of Time

    People remember 1982 for Men at Work more than they do for Elvis Costello or Gang of Four. Why should 2002 be any different?

  • Music

    December 5, 2002

    Missy Elliott

    Under Construction (Elektra)

  • Music

    February 7, 2002

    Immaterial Girl

    With a diverse following and a stand-alone attitude, Nelly Furtado hit it big by being herself. But how long can it last?

  • Music

    January 24, 2002

    Hopping Up the Hip-Hop

    Timbaland and Organized Noize are making the music go bang, and rap radio's never sounded so good

  • Music

    October 4, 2001

    Playa's Paradise

    Survivalist is taking west Phoenix hip-hop national, with smooth R&B hooks

  • Music

    September 20, 2001

    Mary J. Blige

    No More Drama (MCA Records)

  • Music

    September 13, 2001

    Aaliyah

    Aaliyah (Blackground)

  • Music

    August 30, 2001

    Who's That Girl?

    It's Eve at MTV's TRL Tour

  • Music

    May 24, 2001

    Apocalypse Now

    The end is near -- does anyone care for a 'caack-taail'?

  • Music

    February 10, 2000

    Playing for Keeps

    The Jungle Brothers continue to chart new territory on their latest effort, V.I.P.

  • Music

    January 13, 2000

    The Award for Mediocrity, Again

    Yearning for civil unrest from any '99 Grammy nominee

  • Music

    June 25, 1998

    Ladies First

    Lilith Fair returns with a more eclectic sequel

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