Grammy Week is underway in New York City where the star studded ceremony will be taking place & last night The Essence Black Women in Music event was held at The Highline Ballroom. Music innovator Missy Elliott was honored with the special award & it was presented by Janet Jackson.
Jackson flew in from London & delivered a very heartfelt speech as she spoke about her longtime hip-hop friend. She spoke about Elliott’s successful music career & all she has done to add value to the music game.
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