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Missy Elliott

Bethan Cole, i-D, January 1998

AT THIS moment she's so far out, floating in her own self-programmed audiogalactic, that no one else in hip hop or R&B can touch her. If you need evidence that cyberfeminism is alive and kicking and wearing a pistachio green tracksuit, Missy Elliot is your woman.

Total word count of piece: 576


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