Missy Elliot Drops First Album in 14 Years

August 23rd, 2019

Missy Elliot Drops First Album in 14 Years The 48-year-old rapper made the surprise announcement on Instagram, thanking her fans for their continued support. Missy Elliot, via Instagram The album, titled 'Iconology,' dropped at midnight on Aug. 22 and has already hit the top 5 on the U.S. iTunes charts. Elliot also released a music video for the song "Throw It Back" alongside the album. The "Work It" hitmaker's latest song collection is produced by herself, Timbaland, and Wili Hendrix. The album announcement comes just days ahead of the MTV Video Music Awards on Aug. 26, where the "Lose Control" star will receive a Video Vanguard Award for her music video contributions over the years.