2. Missy Elliot is the greatest all in one female artist on this earth. She is a writer, producer, dancer, rapper and singer who can do it all for herself and others. Missy is 1/3rd of the reason why Virginia Beach to hip hop music. Elliot's music and videos in particular pushed the creative boundaries in hip hop with costumes, imagery and parody long before Nicki Minaj. As an artist she had 6 albums that went platinum including Under Construction that went double platinum. As a producer her magic has blessed artist such as Ciara, Ginuwine and the late Aaliyah. As an MC Missy never focused on rapping about hardcore anything. She focused on hit records being the childhood friend of the legendary producer Timbaland. Missy's numerous clubs hits like Get Your Freak On gave her a dominance on the charts with consecutive hits that no other female artist has ever done. Even though she was cute, Missy didn't have the strong sex appeal like other MC's. Guess what?