via eurweb: Essence has chosen visionary icon Missy Elliott as its 2018 Black Women In Music honoree, the magazine announced Thursday. The rapper, singer, songwriter, producer and dancer joins previous recipients Erykah Badu, Jill Scott, Mary J. Blige, Kelly Rowland, Andra Day, Emeli Sandé and Sylvia Rhone. “The artistry of Missy Elliott cuts across generations—underscored by her vast creative accomplishments and […]