Nearly a dozen years have passed since the last time Missy Elliott put out an album. The wait for the comeback of hip-hop’s most innovative, eccentric voice has been frustrating — to say the least — but the wait appears to be ending.
As most of us slept, Elliott dropped a new single and visual while teasing the forthcoming release of a documentary that will offer insight into her creative insight and, hopefully, coincide with her return.
The new single, “I’m Better,” is a bouncy, trap-influenced record that’s a bit more on trend than we would have expected from an MC who has effortlessly reinvigorated hip-hop with her releases.
Of course, in true Elliott...